Men’s and Women’s Rugby Tackle Their Spring Season

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By Lauren Trumbull Layout Editor This article was originally published in Issue 13, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 14, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. It’s that time of year again to see people running up and down the intramural field by the freshman dorms, chanting and tackling one another in an intense game of rugby. April 2 kicked off rugby’s … [Read more...]

Golf Takes Their Shot at the MAC Freedom Championship

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By James Evans Staff Writer With the DeSales men's golf team’s spring season in full swing, the team looks primed for the MAC Freedom Conference Championship on April 23 and 24. Led by junior Dan McDonald, who has averaged just under a score of 82 over his three spring invitationals, and sophomore Ryan Gutshall (with an average of 82 in four invitationals), the team has … [Read more...]

Athletes in the Spotlight

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By Will Edwards Sports Editor This article was originally published in Issue 13, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 14, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. Tyler Sweeney - Baseball The junior infielder was named to the D3baseball.com Team of Week and was listed as the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Honorable Mention Hitter of the Week for … [Read more...]

Baseball’s Texas Trip Sparks Improvement at Home

Junior catcher Mike Kacergis went 2-4 with 3 RBI in DeSales’ 12-1 win over Haverford on Mar. 16. Photo by Pat Jacoby.

By Bridget Walsh Staff Writer This article was originally published in Issue 11, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (March 24, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue. Spring is in the air, which can only mean one thing: It is time for some baseball. DeSales’ spring sport athletes have been preparing long and hard for this time of year when they can finally hit the … [Read more...]

Soccer Team Sees Green on Spring Break in Ireland

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By Antonia Spano Staff Writer The DeSales soccer team is allowed to take an international spring break trip every three years, per NCAA rules. This year, they traveled with their coaches and families to Ireland, where they played two club teams and attended famous tourist attractions together. “[Only] coaches and 20 parents are coming,” Crampton explained before the team … [Read more...]