Athletes in the Spotlight

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

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...]

Don’t Miss This Week’s Issue Featuring the Golden Gala, Spring Break Trips and More

Download the latest issue of The Minstrel (March 24, 2016)! This issue features coverage of the 50th Anniversary Golden Gala, an article on Pennsylvania State Legislature hopeful and student Benjamin Long, recaps of school sponsored spring break trips and an update on baseball and softball's seasons. 50-11 final Articles Featured: "Students Present Chemistry Research … [Read more...]

Do NCAA Spring Sports Start Too Early?

By Hutton Jackson A&E and Online Editor This article was originally published in Issue 10, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (March 3, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue.  The spring is a great time for sports such as baseball, softball and lacrosse. For these athletes playing spring sports, there’s nothing better than playing in warm and sunny … [Read more...]

Student-athletes Partner with Cops ‘n’ Kids to Promote Reading Among Local Youth

By Huton Jackson A&E and Online Editor Student-athletes must often balance practice, studying and other extracurricular activities. Yet the student-athletes of the DeSales baseball, softball and men’s lacrosse teams, as well as members of the Exercise is Medicine Club, felt it was even more important to take time out of their busy lives to assist the Cops ‘n’ Kids … [Read more...]