Athlete Ally panelists reflect on LGBTQ+ experience as Lafayette athletes

For a long time in the realm of Lafayette athletics, it was very difficult to be “out and proud.” Gay slurs were used regularly and there was no space for queer students on campus or on sports teams. On Tuesday night, four former student-athletes reflected on their experience at Lafayette as members of the LGBTQ+ […]

New head coach ready to lead Leopards softball after surprise exit

Caitlyn de la Haba has taken over as head coach of the softball team, following the summer resignation of former softball head coach Jexx Varner. Varner’s resignation to pursue other other opportunities shocked athletic director Bruce McCutcheon. “Jexx’s departure comes as surprising news to everyone, myself included,” McCutcheon said to goleopards. “We’re proud of the strides […]

Preparing for the playoff push: Junior Stephanie Thomas leads the softball team over Colgate

After starting on what some may call a low note to their Patriot League schedule, the softball team was able to bounce back against Colgate to win their first conference series of the season, taking two of three games. Following a change in the schedule that moved the games from Saturday-Sunday to Friday-Saturday, the Leopards made […]