The Campus

Behind the scenes of Gator athletics

Andrew Murphy and Jake Reidenbach

April 26, 2018

Filed under Sports

With 21 varsity sports teams and hundreds of student athletes, it takes a lot to ensure the Allegheny College athletics program runs smoothly. Much of this credit goes to assistant athletic director for communications and media...

Senior gators reflect on athletic careers

Andrew Murphy, Jake Reidenbach, and Marley Parish

April 19, 2018

Filed under Sports

With the 2017-18 academic school year wrapping up, senior Gator athletes reflect on their careers and their retirement from athletics. In the United States millions of students each year graduate high school and move on to furt...

Falling out of love with the game:

Ellis Giacomelli, Science/International Editor

April 12, 2018

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

From incredible Olympic moments and Super Bowl Sunday to Little League snack schedules and undying fans, sporting traditions in the United States have long been an important part of American culture. Athletes often use the word “l...

Weather takes toll on spring sports seasons

Jake Reidenbach and Andrew Murphy

April 12, 2018

Filed under Sports

Spring weather in Meadville is unpredictable, and this year has been no exception. Unseasonably low temperatures combined with high rainfall totals have led to the postponements, cancellations and relocating of baseball, softball, tenn...

New turf hinders club sport activities

Josh Cohen, Sports Editor

April 5, 2018

Filed under Sports

As the weather gets warmer, some club sports look to move out of the  David V. Wise Center and onto the practice fields to prepare for their spring seasons. However, this year, upcoming construction of new athletic complexes ...

Former Allegheny athletes reflect on passion and struggle

Ellis Giacomelli, Science/International Editor

March 1, 2018

Filed under Football, Sports

At 6 a.m., you lift five more pounds than the week before. At 7 a.m., you eat a bagel, and at 8 a.m., you click a pen as you place your biology notebook on a desk in Carr Hall. You repeat until the season changes, and your highly ...

Baseball looks to bounce back

Jake Reidenbach, Junior Sports Editor

February 22, 2018

Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Allegheny baseball team is looking for a bounce back season in 2018. The Gators finished last season with an overall record of 23-17. In conference, the Gators finished third in the North Coast Athletic Conference East division ...

Forner battles against tough times to break school women’s track record

Jake Reidenbach, Junior Sports Editor

February 15, 2018

Filed under Sports, Track and Field

At The Big Meet hosted by Grand Valley State University, a long-standing Allegheny women’s track record was broken. Emily Forner, ‘19, ran a time of 9:48.06 in the 3,000 meters on Feb. 9 in Allendale, Michigan. Her perfor...

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