Women’s lacrosse: History in the making

By Kari Condel and James Evans Staff Writers “The thought of our 21 players making history here at DeSales prior to the first draw gave me goosebumps and brought tears to my eyes,” said coach Rachel Smith. Although the season is far from over, the women’s lacrosse team made DeSales history, as they commenced their inaugural season. Before their first ever game in … [Read more...]

“Help me dedicate this race to you”- Patrick Ludlow breaks DeSales’ seven-year-old, 800-meter record

By James Evans Staff Writer At the Robert J. Kane Invitational on Feb. 12 sophomore runner Patrick Ludlow broke DeSales’ seven-year-old, 800-meter record. The former record holder, Paul Ecker, ran a 1:57.96 in 2010, which Ludlow was able to best by .24 seconds in his historic race. The 800 meter race is one of the most interesting track events. Converging at a … [Read more...]

ESPN’s Doug Glanville discusses social, racial injustice

By Steve Manzo Staff Writer On Thursday, Feb. 16, DeSales had the honor of hosting the retired Major League Baseball player Doug Glanville. In his MLB career, he played a combined total of nine seasons with the Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs and Texas Rangers. Since then he has kept himself busy with writing his own novel titled “The Game From Where I Stand,” … [Read more...]

Men’s lacrosse slated second in MAC preseason polls

By Bridget Walsh Staff Writer The DeSales’ men’s lacrosse team has been selected second in the MAC Freedom Conference preseason coaches’ poll, receiving two first place votes to rank just behind conference favorite Eastern University. This preseason ranking comes after a historic season for the Bulldogs, who won six conference games, the most in program history. The … [Read more...]