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Michael Walsh looks on as his iron shot floats towards the green during the Leopards eighth place finish at the Gimmler invitational. 
(Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Golf improves, places eighth this past weekend at Gimmler Invitational

Nicky Nathanson, Staff Writer September 16, 2022

The Leopards were back in action this past weekend as the men’s golf team took part in the Gimmler Invitational at the Bethpage Golf State Park Red Course, where they finished tied for eighth. This competition...

Sophomore Raymond Dennehy gazes at his shot during his top ten finish of one-under-par at the Lagowitz Invitational. (Photo Courtesy of GoLeopards).

Men’s golf ties for fourth at Alex Lagowitz Memorial Invitational

Luke Gutleber, Contributing Writer September 9, 2022

Last weekend, the men's golf team tied with Villanova to place fourth out of 14 teams in the annual Alex Lagowitz Memorial Invitational hosted by Colgate University. Leading the way for the Leopards...

Senior Ryan Tall shakes hands with the competition following his 30-foot putt to win the Patriot League Individual Championship. 
(Photo Courtesy of GoLeopards)

Ryan Tall wins Patriot League Individual Championship, Lafayette places second overall

Charlie Berman, Assistant Sports Editor May 6, 2022

The first season for Lafayette golf that was not impacted by Covid came to an end on Friday with senior Ryan Tall winning the individual Patriot League Title. The team fell just short at the Patriot League...

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...

The golf team celebrates after they battled back from fourth place to a second place finish at the ABARTA Invitational. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Golf team takes silver for second straight week

Charlie Berman, Assistant Sports Editor April 15, 2022

The golf team hosted the 20-team two-day ABARTA collegiate invitational last week, taking second after losing a sudden-death playoff hole to determine the championship. The Leopards were led by senior...

Freshman Mimi Robertson (pictured) plans to turn her idea of having a Lafayette womens club golf team into reality within the next year. (Photo courtesy of Mimi Robertson 25)

Two freshmen look to jumpstart a women’s golf club at Lafayette

Caroline McParland, Sports Editor March 11, 2022

Patriot League schools Boston University, Bucknell, Lehigh and Navy have a women’s golf team. So far, Lafayette has not followed suit. Freshman Mimi Robertson would like to change this, and along with...

The golf team is holding their heads high after brushing off the rust at their opening invitational Savannah, Ga. (Photo courtesy of GoLeopards)

Golf finishes middle of the pack in season opener

Colleen McNamara, Staff writer February 25, 2022

The golf team placed seventh out of 16 teams in their opening invitational at Crosswinds Golf Club in Savannah, Ga. on Saturday, Feb. 19 and Sunday, Feb. 20.  Seniors Ryan Tall and Kazuki Osawa, junior...

Freshman Sean Saw tied for 23rd at eight over par at the Lehigh Invitational, hosted at the Saucon Valley Country Club. The Leopards placed 7th overall out of 14 teams. (Photo courtesy of Athletic Commmunications)

Golf closes out fall season with seventh place finish at Lehigh Invitational

Charlie Berman, Staff Writer October 29, 2021

The Lafayette golf team placed seven out of 14 teams at the Saucon Valley Country Club for the Lehigh Invitational this past weekend. The Leopards started off strong on day one in fifth place, slowing...

The Leopards hit their stride at the UConn Invitational, riding momentum to a third place finish in the three day event. (Photo courtesy of Athletic Communications)

Golf takes third place at UConn Invitational as senior Ryan Tall wins Patriot League Golfer of the Week

Craig Barbaro October 8, 2021

The Lafayette golf team had their most consistent performance to date with a third-place finish at the UConn Invitational at Great Horse this past week. The Leopards had a strong showing in the three-day...

Lafayette Men’s Golf Team is one of 13 teams to be invited to the Alex Lagowitz Memorial hosted by Colgate University.
(Photo courtesy of Athletic Communications)

Senior Ryan Tall leads men’s golf at Alex Lagowitz Memorial Tournament

Nicky Nathanson September 10, 2021

This past weekend, the Lafayette Men’s Golf Team was one of 13 teams to be invited to the Alex Lagowitz Memorial hosted by Colgate University. In their first action since last May, the Leopards placed...

Sports Recap Central

Caroline McParland September 10, 2021

Field Hockey (3-1) (0-0 Patriot League) Sept. 3 @ Ohio St. | L, 3-4 McAndrew: 1 goal, 1 assist | Hannes: 1 goal, 1 assist | Sawers: 1 goal  Sept. 5 vs. Indiana | W, 4-0 McAndrew: 1 goal | Sawers:...

Cronin tied for third place at the conference championship in May. (Photo courtesy of Athletic Communications)

Senior Brendan Cronin becomes first Lafayette golfer to be named Patriot League Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Craig Barbaro May 21, 2021

After an outstanding four-year career at Lafayette, senior golfer Brendan Cronin was named the Patriot League Scholar-Athlete of the Year last week, the first Lafayette golfer to win the prestigious award. Cronin...

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