Game round up: Sept. 19-28

By Bridget Walsh Sports Editor Tuesday, Sept. 19 In the Elizabethtown College Fall Invitational, the men’s golf team finished 10th out of 28 teams in the Hershey Country Club in their fall opener. The top finisher for the Bulldogs was senior Schuyler Hart who tied for 27th on a 7-over 78 day and had one birdie and 10 pars in the invitational. Freshman Jax Buist, … [Read more...]

Homecoming soccer games: DeSales’ double win

By Chris Shaddock Editor-in-Chief On Saturday Sept. 30, the men and women’s soccer teams both had their homecoming weekend games. It was the first, chilly day of fall, and a lot was going on. The bleachers were full of people wearing sweatshirts with a familiar bulldog on the front. Alumni and anyone over 21 tailgated in the parking lot. Food trucks were selling fried … [Read more...]

Bertola makes strides

By Bridget Walsh Sports Editor A hat trick in soccer is three goals all within one match. Imaginably difficult to achieve, one DeSales women’s soccer player managed to conquer the task. Senior Angelica Bertola netted not one, but two consecutive hat tricks in the first two games of her final season in a Bulldogs uniform. The first came in a 7-0 shutout over Lancaster … [Read more...]

Men’s rugby team set to tackle fall season

By Kari Condel Staff Writer It is that time of year again for the intramural fields to serve as home to the DeSales men’s rugby team until the early November. The men’s team began competitive play in the Lehigh Valley Rugby Tournament to assess their strengths and weaknesses before the season begins. Founded in 2011 as a 7s program, with seven players per team, and … [Read more...]

DeSales’ bulldog: Is new always better?

By Antonia Spano Layout Editor On June 30 this past summer, DeSales University’s athletics department announced a new logo for the DeSales Bulldog on their Twitter page. Before students returned to school it replaced the old image online and on school apparel. Around school, students are seen with the new t-shirts sporting the bulldog that was described by some … [Read more...]