Pink Warriors Strike Back

The front and back of the t-shirts sold to support American Cancer Society. Photo courtesy of Tommy Friedman

By Chris Shaddock  Sports Editor   Early in the 2016 spring semester, junior Tommy Friedman was hanging out in his room when he got a call from his mother. She explained to him that she was diagnosed with breast cancer. “I just remember being really upset,” said Friedman. “I didn’t tell many people what was happening. I told my coach, and then eventually he told … [Read more...]

Photo By Pat Jacoby

Photos by Pat Jacoby.

An alumnus' passion for his school, job By Chris Shaddock Sports Editor If readers looked at previous issues of The Minstrel, they would notice that for the past few years, below almost all of the pictures within the sports pages say “Photo by Pat Jacoby.” Jacoby is the assistant sports information director and the athletic multimedia director for DeSales. His job … [Read more...]

Starting With Love

Photo courtesy of Facebook/DeSales University Tennis.

Last year their program didn’t exist. Now the men’s and women’s tennis teams will play their first seasons since 2010. By Will Edwards Managing & Online Editor While senior TV/film major Lindsay Driscoll was busy playing in her first high school tennis season at Nazareth Academy in 2009, the DeSales University men’s and women’s tennis teams were playing … [Read more...]

Fall Sports Preview 2016

Freshman Kyle Gonoude (left) gives his final push toward the finish line. Gonoude finished 17th with a time of 27:42.39, helping DeSales to second place as a team behind TCNJ. (Adam Zielonka/The Minstrel)

By Chris Shaddock Sports Editor A recurring emotion from all the fall sports teams this year regarding their upcoming season is excitement. And really, they all have a reason to feel this way. Some teams are excited for their very first season, some teams are excited for the real possibility of winning their championship and some are just excited to finally get back and … [Read more...]