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Lafayette relay team member turn the corner (Courtesy of Athletic Communications)

Long weekend: Leopards compete at Penn Relays and Lehigh Games

Peyton Joseph May 5, 2017

The Lafayette men and women’s track and field teams came out on top in four events overall at the Lehigh Games last Saturday at Lehigh University. They also competed in the Penn Relays while at the...

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Sports Recap Central

Peyton Joseph April 21, 2017

Baseball (3-37) April 15 @ Bucknell L, 4-1(7) Bucknell starter Connor van Hoose was able to quiet the bats of the Leopards who were only able to plate one run the entire game, dropping game one by three...

(Courtesy of Athletic Communications)

The streak is over: Women’s lacrosse loses first conference game

Peyton Joseph April 14, 2017

After a perfect start to the Patriot League with their first four games, the women's lacrosse team found themselves in the losing column for the first time in three weeks. The Leopards traveled to...

Sophomore David Giusti delivers the pitch. (Courtesy of Athletic Communications)

It’s a whole new season: Baseball begins Patriot League play

Peyton Joseph April 7, 2017

After starting the season cold, the baseball team looked to rebound as they opened up Patriot League this past weekend. The baseball team hosted Army this past weekend and won one of four games in their...

Stephanie Thomas 18 at the plate. (Courtesy of Athletic Communications)

The friendly fields of Metzgar: Softball wins in home opener

Peyton Joseph March 31, 2017

After playing in South Carolina and Maryland for the first part of the season, the softball team had their first home game of the season on Tuesday. Before that, they began their conference schedule against...

Jason Sands 17 fights off the Lehigh defender. (Courtesy of Athletic Communications)

Getting in the win column: Men’s lacrosse grabs first victory of the season

Peyton Joseph March 24, 2017

After nearly a month after playing in their season opener, the men's lacrosse team finally notched their first victory of the year. The Leopards grabbed their first win of the season on March 11 against...

Drew Davis 17 set a school record at the ECAC Championships. (Courtesy of Athletic Communications)

Entering the history books: Three school records broken by track and field team

Peyton Joseph March 10, 2017

In their first meet since the Patriot League Championships, the track and field team broke several records. Lafayette College's track and field team traveled to Boston to compete at the ECAC and IC4A...

Connar Dehnert 19 runs around the Loyola defender. (Courtesy of Athletic Communications)

Starting on the wrong foot: Men’s lacrosse remains winless

Peyton Joseph March 3, 2017

After entering the season with high hopes, the men's lacrosse team is off to a tough start. This weekend, the Leopards played their home opener at Fisher Field. Lafayette took on Loyola, who is ranked...

Trying to make a splash: Swimming and diving competes in Patriot League Championships

Peyton Joseph February 24, 2017

In their last event of the season, the men's and women's swimming and diving teams looked to end on a high note. The Leopards traveled to Bucknell University on Feb. 15 to compete in the Patriot League...

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Sports Recap Central

Peyton Joseph February 17, 2017

Men’s Basketball (7-18) Feb. 11 @ Navy L, 88-51 The Leopards struggled to keep up with Navy for the duration of the game. The Midshipmen scored 36 points off of turnovers to Lafayette’s 11. Protection...

Nick Lindner has entered the record books this week. (Courtesy of Athletic Communications)

Bouncing Back: Men’s Basketball defeats Holy Cross to end losing skid

Peyton Joseph February 10, 2017

After losing nine straight games, the Leopards got back into the winning column against Holy Cross with a 69-59 victory. The Leopards currently hold a record of 7-17 and 3-10 in the conference. Their...

A member of the womens swim team dives into the pool (Courtesy of Athletic Communications).

Final tune-ups: The swim team competes one last time before the Patriot League Championships

Peyton Joseph February 3, 2017

In their final meet of the season before the Patriot League Championships, the Leopards' swimming and diving team traveled to Lewisburg last Saturday to compete in the Bison Invitational. Freshman Bryce...

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