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The mens lacrosse team found sustained success this season after undergoing a multi-year rebuild, giving hope for the future. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Men’s lacrosse has best season in twelve years

Caroline McParland, Sports Editor May 6, 2022

The men's lacrosse team has shown great improvement this year as it matched the program's most wins in a season since 2010. Its record improved from 0-11 overall and 0-8 in the Patriot League last year...

Freshman Carter Dorighi makes a play up the middle during Lafayettes 13-7 Sundays series, clinching win over Navy. 
(Photo Courtesy of GoLeopards)

Leopards take series against Navy, build momentum for playoffs

Issy Bongiovanni, Staff Writer May 6, 2022

The baseball team (15-31, 10-11 Patriot Legue) had a successful showing in Annapolis, Md., winning two of three and capturing the season series against Navy.  Taking the mound Friday night for the...

Lafayette found overall success at the Covert Classic last weekend. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Prebola sets javelin record at Penn Relays, Warabak places second at Covert Classic

Colleen McNamara, Staff Writer May 6, 2022

This weekend, the track and field team attended both the Men's Penn Relays in Philadelphia and the Covert Classic in Bethlehem, Pa. The weekend was highlighted on the men's side by senior Billy Prebola,...

Junior Kerry Tuorto drives past a defender, looking to score. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Women’s lacrosse season ends in blow out loss against Army

Eric Ponieman, Staff Writer May 6, 2022

After a dominant performance last Friday afternoon, Army beat Lafayette's women's lacrosse team (2-13 overall, 1-8 Patriot League) 20-2 in the last game of the spring 2022 season.  Freshman attacker...

Senior attacker Olivia Cunningham challenges a defender in a recent rivalry game in which she notched her 100th career point. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Senior attacker Olivia Cunningham notches her hundredth career point in rivalry game

Eric Ponieman, Contributing Writer April 29, 2022

In an unassisted second quarter goal, senior attacker Olivia Cunningham tallied her 100th point as a Leopard during last week's rivalry game against Lehigh. Despite the milestone, the game ended with a...

New members of the Marquis Anglers attend a trip at Bushkill Creek. (Photo courtesy of Ethan Riehl 23)

Marquis Anglers reel in new members and traditions this semester

Caroline McParland, Sports Editor April 29, 2022

Lafayette's fishing club, known as the Marquis Anglers, which was brought to campus in fall 2020, aims to provide an accessible hobby to those who have free time on the weekends. The club has gone on...

Freshman Olivia Boeckman fires the ball over the net as part of her doubles victory against Holy Cross. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Women’s tennis defeats Holy Cross in playoffs before loss in quarter finals

Allie Campanella, Contributing Writer April 29, 2022

Last Thursday, women’s tennis (5-12 overall and 1-5 Patriot League) faced Holy Cross in the first round of playoffs, allowing them to move on to the quarterfinals the following day. With a total of six...

Sophomore attacker Charlie Cunniffe passes the ball in part of his six goal, eight point performance against Bucknell. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Bison beat men’s lacrosse in final Patriot League game of the season

Issy Bongiovanni, Staff Writer April 29, 2022

The men’s lacrosse team (4-10 overall, 1-7 Patriot League) fell to Bucknell by three points last Friday in their penultimate game of the season.  “The coaching staff put a great plan together to...

Lafayette golf ties Lehigh in their last preparation game before they host the Patriot League Championships. (Photo courtesy of Goleopards.com)

Leopards fall short in President’s Cup, tie rival Lehigh

Nick Alexander, Contributing Writer April 29, 2022

The Presidents' Cup, a golf tounament held in Gladstone, N.J. concluded with the Leopards tying the Lehigh Mountain Hawks with a score of 8.5-8.5, which ultimately resulted in Lehigh retaining the title.  The...

Athlete Ally fundraises for Trans Women of Color Collective

Caroline McParland, Sports Editor April 29, 2022

Students walking by Farinon on Tuesday may have seen members of Athlete Ally at a table with tie-dying, a prize wheel, and free stickers—all in a fundraiser for the Trans Women of Color Collective (TWOCC). "We...

The mens soccer team stands alongside some of the elementary school students they have spent the semester doing community service with at the Earn Your Spots book club game. (Photo courtesy of Benji Grossi 23)

Men’s soccer wins Earn Your Spots Book Club fundraiser game against rival Lehigh

Caroline McParland, Sports Editor April 29, 2022

The men's soccer team wrapped up a semester of community service working with students in the Easton Community with a 2-1 win against Lehigh in the "Earn Your Spots" fundraiser game. The game was held...

Jopps track and field career at Lafayette came full-circle this past weekend as he placed first in the same Decathlon that he placed 11th in his freshman year. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Senior Oscar Jopp places first in three events to win Mondschein Multi Decathalon

Eric Ponieman, Contributing Writer April 22, 2022

With a total score of 5,814, senior Oscar Jopp of the track and field team outperformed the second-place finisher at the Mondschein Multi by nearly 600 points. Jopp's string play at the event meant he...

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