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And so it begins… Field hockey aims for third straight league title

Allison Dadouris November 7, 2013

For the third straight season, Lafayette has clinched a spot in the Patriot League Tournament. The only difference is that this season, the Leopards are ranked 37th nationally, dropping almost 20 spots...

3 peat within grasp: FH clinches berth in PL tourney

3 peat within grasp: FH clinches berth in PL tourney

Allison Dadouris November 1, 2013

Photos courtesy of Athletic Communications Lafayette field hockey earned its 17th trip to the Patriot League Tournament by defeating Colgate 4-3 in come-from-behind fashion on Saturday. If Lafayette...

Hanna Sotiropoulos ‘14  fights for possession of the ball against Holy Cross.

Losing streak snapped

Allison Dadouris October 25, 2013

Photos by Ally Hill ‘15 |Photo Editor Lafayette field hockey snapped a three-game losing streak by defeating woeful Holy Cross (4-10 overall, 0-4 Patriot League) on Saturday in shutout fashion. The...

Lafayette field hockey lost to Bucknell last Saturday but face American University tomorrow in Washington, D.C.

Homecoming upset

Allison Dadouris October 11, 2013

Photo by Ally Hill ‘15 |Photo Editor Homecoming weekend did not go according to plan for the Lafayette field hockey team (4-7, 1-1 PL). Visiting Bucknell (6-4) scored two goals in the first five minutes...

Lafayette field hockey returned to Patriot League play.

Back in the comfort zone

Allison Dadouris October 3, 2013

Photo by Ally Hill ‘15 |Photo Editor Lafayette field hockey returned to the comforts of league play in a 4-1 win against rival Lehigh (2-7) last Saturday in its Patriot League opener. That comfort...

With four ranked opponents behind them, the Lafayette field hockey team can now focus on league play.

League play set to begin

Allison Dadouris September 26, 2013

Photo courtesy of Athletic Communications Lafayette field hockey has not mixed well this season with ranked opponents. That trend continued last weekend, as Lafayette lost to No. 17 Albany and No. 4 Penn...

The Lafayette field hockey team has gone 2-3 through five games this season, in large part due to its rough schedule.

A weekend split… again

Allison Dadouris September 20, 2013

Photo by Austin Drucker ‘17 | Photographer Lafayette field hockey had its second straight split weekend, defeating Quinnipiac (1-4) and losing to No. 4 ranked University of Connecticut (5-0). The Leopards’...

Kelsey Gula ‘14 fights for possession of the ball.

Defense is team’s backbone

Allison Dadouris September 13, 2013

Photo courtesy of goleopards.com Lafayette Field Hockey went 1-1 last weekend, playing Central Michigan and University of Delaware. Saturday afternoon the Leopards faced Central Michigan (2-2). The first...

Field hockey drops opener to No. 13 Iowa

Allison Dadouris September 5, 2013

From Iowa City, Iowa to Easton, Pa. Last Sunday, the Lafayette field hockey team hosted No. 13 ranked Iowa (2-0) in its season opener, losing 3-0. It was also the team’s opener under new head coach...

No place to go but up

Allison Dadouris August 31, 2013

After finishing dead last in the Patriot League standings a year ago, the Lafayette women’s soccer team faces a harsh reality: to figure out a new approach to success. Following a standout 2011 season,...

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