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...]

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...]