Umbenhauer, Dauer, Wheeler close out season at Nationals

By Bridget Walsh Staff Writer On May 25-27, three DeSales women’s track and field athletes competed at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Championship meet held at SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio. Senior Nicole Umbenhauer placed 22nd in the javelin, senior Beth Dauer placed 11th in the 800-meter and junior Veronica Wheeler placed 18th in the 5K to conclude the 2017 outdoor … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

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...]