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Gator athletics welcomes new coaching staff

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

October 13, 2016

Filed under Sports, Swimming and Diving

Campus: Why did you decide to be a coach? McCormick: One of the biggest influences in deciding to be a coach was the fact that the people who had the biggest impact on my life were coaches. There’s a cool quote that says ‘coaches...

Gator football looks to find success in homecoming game

Eylie Buehler, Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2016

Filed under Football, Sports

The Gator football team fell to Kenyon College on Saturday, Sept. 24 with a final score of 31-7. Head Coach B.J. Hammer said the team has a lot of room for improvement based on their recent game day play.  He said their main ...

Men’s tennis sends four athletes to ITA Regionals

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

September 29, 2016

Filed under Men's Tennis, Sports, Uncategorized

The men’s tennis team sent four athletes to the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Central Region Championship  in Kalamazoo, Michigan, on Sept. 24 and 25.  “As a whole, our team did well with complementing each other and motivating each other t...

Gator cross country teams find success at St. Vincent invitational

Chris Ewald, Contributing Writer

September 22, 2016

Filed under Cross country, Sports

Allegheny College’s men’s and women’s cross country team found success on Saturday, Sept. 17, competing against a host of other teams from the NCAC as well as against non-conference teams in the region. The men’s 8K ru...

Women’s soccer celebrates 30 years at Allegheny

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

September 22, 2016

Filed under Sports, Women's soccer

The women’s soccer team is celebrating 30 years as an athletic program at Allegheny College this year, and is planning a celebratory weekend during Homecoming. “We’ve always held ourselves to really high standards,” sa...

Men’s golf finishes ninth at Guy Kuhn memorial invite

Jake Hellwig, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2016

Filed under Golf, Sports

Boasting the largest group of competitors the tournament has seen in its 43-year history, the Allegheny men’s golf team finished ninth out of 18 at the Guy Kuhn Memorial Invitational, held Sunday, Sept. 11, and Monday, Sept....

Men’s soccer uses opening weekend to prepare for season

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

September 8, 2016

Filed under Men's Soccer, Sports

The men’s soccer team started off the 2016 season at the Christopher Newport Tournament in Newport News, Virginia, ending the weekend with a 2-2 tie against Virginia Wesleyan College and a 2-0 loss to Christopher Newport Unive...

#Battle4Bridget motivates Gator volleyball to succeed in season

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

September 1, 2016

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Women’s volleyball Head Coach Bridget Sheehan is taking a leave of absence during the 2016 season following a diagnosis of Fallopian cancer in summer of 2016. “It was a shock to all of us,” said Justine Kelly, ’18, sett...

New face in Gator athletics

Alex Holmes, Sports Editor

August 25, 2016

Filed under Cross country, Football, Sports, Track and Field

Justin Smith, Offensive Tackles Coach Campus: Why did you decide to be a coach? Smith: A man I highly respected was my football coach in college [and] my mentor. I truly wanted to follow in his footsteps after he taught me a ...

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