Men’s and women’s basketball face off against Misericordia in this year’s pink game

By Andrew Beers Sports Editor On Feb. 9, the DeSales basketball teams hosted their seasonal Pink Game in hopes to raise money for cancer awareness. A video was uploaded to the DeSales athletic page online to explain the event and what it aims to do. The athletes in the video explained who they were raising funds for while portraying a simple poster that had the name or … [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...]

All-Semester Athletic Team: Spring 2016

By Will Edwards Sports Editor This article was originally published in Issue 14, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (April 28, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue.  As DeSales’ spring sports teams finish up their seasons, our editorial staff has looked back at some of the driving forces that have gotten them to this point. Here are the results of that process: … [Read more...]

Latest Issue Features New Gender Studies Club, Executive Forum Led by Alum George Bilicic and Men’s Lacrosse Preview

Download the latest issue of The Minstrel (March 3, 2016)! This issue features an article on the new gender studies club, coverage of the executive forum led by alum George Bilicic, feature on student recording artist Timothy Pandolfi and a preview to the men's lacrosse season. 50-10 final Articles Featured: "CAC and DSU Live to Bring Love and Theft to Spring Fling" by … [Read more...]

Rough First Half in Semis Hurts Men’s Tournament Hopes

By Tim Hofmeister Contributing Writer This article can also be viewed in Issue 10, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (March 3, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue.  The old adage “It’s hard to beat a team three times” was never truer than in the first round of the Freedom Conference tournament as the number-one seed DeSales University men's basketball team fell to #4 … [Read more...]