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...]

Fall Preview: Who to look out for this season

By Bridget Walsh Sports Editor A recurring theme this fall, as with any new sports season, is the transition within teams. Many new freshmen have joined the rosters, and preseason has finally concluded, making way for official competition. After the preseason polls have been announced by the MAC Conference office, the Bulldogs are prepared to represent the university and … [Read more...]

Soccer Team Sees Green on Spring Break in Ireland

By Antonia Spano Staff Writer The DeSales soccer team is allowed to take an international spring break trip every three years, per NCAA rules. This year, they traveled with their coaches and families to Ireland, where they played two club teams and attended famous tourist attractions together. “[Only] coaches and 20 parents are coming,” Crampton explained before the team … [Read more...]

All-Semester Athletic Team: Fall 2015

By Will Edwards Sports Editor This article was originally published in Issue 7, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (December 10, 2015). Click here to view the entire issue. Looking back on the fall athletic season, there’s no doubt that this was a semester for the ladies. The women’s soccer team clinched their first- ever Freedom Conference Championship and … [Read more...]