Throwback Thursday: Women’s Lacrosse Makes its Debut at DeSales (2009)

Women's lacrosse will play its very first varsity season a year from now and with newly hired Head Coach Rachel Smith at the helm, the team is poised to do great things as a new program. In the mean time the team has been practicing as a club team in order to prepare for the transition to varsity. However, this is not the first time that a women's lacrosse team has been formed. … [Read more...]

Rough First Half in Semis Hurts Men’s Tournament Hopes

By Tim Hofmeister Contributing Writer This article can also be viewed in Issue 10, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (March 3, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue.  The old adage “It’s hard to beat a team three times” was never truer than in the first round of the Freedom Conference tournament as the number-one seed DeSales University men's basketball team fell to #4 … [Read more...]

Valley Voyage: Lehigh Valley Phantoms Hockey Games

By Gabrielle Parisi Staff Writer This article was originally published in Issue 9, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (February 18, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. Built in the heart of Allentown in 2014, the PPL Center has become a landmark in the redevelopment project of Allentown. During hockey season, this arena, located at 701 Hamilton St., serves … [Read more...]