The Mascots and me: Volunteering at the AHL All-Star Weekend

By Steven Manzo Staff Writer Over the weekend of Jan. 28-30, Allentown hosted the American Hockey League’s (AHL) All-Star Classic; an event where the best of hockey’s rising starts come to show off their skills. The All-Star Classic was spread over three days and was filled with many different events including a fan fest, tailgates, a skills competition and finally, the … [Read more...]

Men’s Ice Hockey Club hopes to be varsity sport in ’17-’18 season

By Kari Condel Staff Writer Playing in the adult league at the rink in Whitehall, Pa. is the DeSales University Men’s Ice Hockey club team. The perpetuation of the program depends almost solely on the students with consideration to their drive, ambition, leadership and involvement. That being said, the troupe has had success up to this point and is now in their 16th … [Read more...]

McCollian, Richter, Laird reach milestones

By Bridget Walsh Staff Writer Although the winter sports season is far from over, the DeSales men’s and women’s basketball programs have broken records and reached milestones. Senior Morgan McCollian has surpassed 1,000 career points, head coach Fred Richter won his 500th game and senior Brian Laird netted the 195th three pointer of his career. Coming into the ’16-’17 … [Read more...]

Super Bowl LI prediction: Falcons will take down mighty Patriots

By Steve Manzo Staff Writer First there is Tom Brady and the New England Patriots. Nobody is surprised to hear them back in the Super Bowl conversation. Like them or not, they deserve to be there after finishing with an AFC best 14-2 record. The fact that Brady was suspended for the first four games of the season makes their record even more impressive. With this marking … [Read more...]

Men’s, Women’s Basketball Teams Slated First in Preseason Polls

By Bridget Walsh Staff Writer After last seasons ending loss to Fairleigh Dickinson- Florham in the conference championship game and an overall record of 20-7, the women’s basketball team is anticipating another successful season under Coach Fred Richter who is entering his 27th season as the Bulldog’s head coach. “Probably the largest overall goal is for us to get … [Read more...]