All-Semester Athletic Team: Spring 2016

Photos courtesy of DeSales Athletics. Graphic created by Hutton Jackson.

By Will Edwards Sports Editor This article was originally published in Issue 14, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 28, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue.  As DeSales’ spring sports teams finish up their seasons, our editorial staff has looked back at some of the driving forces that have gotten them to this point. Here are the results of that process: … [Read more...]

Men’s Lacrosse: What to Watch for in Opening Round of Freedom Playoffs

2015 Freedom Conference "Rookie of the Year" Joe Neggia led the team in scoring with 21 goals and 9 assists last year. Photo courtesy of DeSales Athletics.

By Will Edwards Sports Editor After an 0-7 start, men’s lacrosse has won six of their last seven games -- all in Freedom Conference play -- and will enter tonight’s opening round game as the two seed in the conference tournament. The team will face Misericordia University, who they beat 13-7 on April 13 in Dallas, Pa. With a win, they’ll face the winner of first-ranked … [Read more...]

Spring Sports Aim for Freedom Championship

Photos courtesy of DeSales Athletics. Edited by Hutton Jackson.

By Hutton Jackson A&E and Online Editor This article was originally published in Issue 14, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 28, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue.  As May approaches, so does the end of the spring sports teams’ regular seasons. With only a few games left, the spring athletes are giving their maximum effort in an attempt to reach … [Read more...]

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...]