2016 Graduates Score Big at Senior Day

Field Hockey On the beautiful afternoon of October 23, 2015, the field hockey team celebrated Senior Day for the graduating seniors on the team. A large crowd of students gathered to watch the game against Georgetown. The team has had a challenging schedule this 2015 season, but that has not deterred the athletes from working together and never giving up. The early challenges in the … Continue reading 2016 Graduates Score Big at Senior Day

Shooting Hoops and Breaking Records

Women’s Basketball Team Achieves Individual Career Highs with Teamwork Tanaya Atkinson and Donnaizha Fountain each reached career highs during the 2016 women’s basketball season. Though they set individual records, both attribute this success to other players of the team. Atkinson credits the help of her team to her personal success this season. With that mindset, Atkinson has been able to distinguish when she should pass … Continue reading Shooting Hoops and Breaking Records

Breaking the Mold

Three New Players Prepare to Lead the Team In college athletics, juniors and seniors typically play the most and are asked to set a good example for the younger athletes. However, sometimes a freshman breaks through and makes an immediate impact on the team. In the case of the 2015-2016 men’s basketball team, three freshmen were able to make significant contributions at the beginning of … Continue reading Breaking the Mold

The Women’s Gymnastics Team

Creating a New Start Above every other practice, the women’s rowing team values teamwork. Lily Papaleo, the captain of the rowing team, said the sport demands a high amount of strength and endurance, as well as working with other teammates. Papaleo fell in love with rowing years ago and has not looked back since.  “I started rowing as a freshman in high school and got … Continue reading The Women’s Gymnastics Team

Rowing

Schuylkill Superstars Above every other practice, the women’s rowing team values teamwork. Lily Papaleo, the captain of the rowing team, said the sport demands a high amount of strength and endurance, as well as working with other teammates. Papaleo fell in love with rowing years ago and has not looked back since.  “I started rowing as a freshman in high school and got hooked on … Continue reading Rowing

Hungry for the Big East Title

Returning players look to take the lacrosse team to new heights After a disappointing end to the 2015 season when the women’s lacrosse team missed out on the Big East Tournament for the second straight year, the team is coming out hungry this year. The Owls are aiming to improve over the 2015 season, where they finished sixth out of eight teams in the conference. … Continue reading Hungry for the Big East Title

74 Years in the Making

Temple Defeats Penn State The highly anticipated day had finally arrived: Temple’s football team was about to face its biggest rival in the first game of the season. Fans, students, faculty and alumni gathered at Lincoln Financial Field on September 5, 2015 to witness a game that would soon make history. Temple students filled sections of the stadium donned in their cherry and white attire.  … Continue reading 74 Years in the Making