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...]

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...]

Men’s, Women’s Basketball Teams Slated First in Preseason Polls

By Bridget Walsh Staff Writer After last seasons ending loss to Fairleigh Dickinson- Florham in the conference championship game and an overall record of 20-7, the women’s basketball team is anticipating another successful season under Coach Fred Richter who is entering his 27th season as the Bulldog’s head coach. “Probably the largest overall goal is for us to get … [Read more...]

Throwback Thursday: Baseball Team Picks Up String of Wins (2003)

DeSales men's baseball will play Manhattanville College this weekend in a double-elimination tournament that includes Misericordia University and King's College. The teams will compete for the MAC Freedom Conference Championship and an NCAA tournament berth. The team will be lead by long-time head coach Tim Neiman who has a wealth of postseason experience. Over 13 years ago, he … [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...]