Athletics

Joe Maddon '76

March 19, 2013

Joe Maddon ’76 Baseball Tour Returns

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For the second straight year, Friends of Lafayette Baseball has announced that Joe Maddon ’76, manager of the Tampa Bay Rays, has donated his four tickets to select Rays games throughout the 2013 Major League Baseball season. Friends of Baseball will hold a silent auction for tickets spanning 27 dates and 16 different Major League [...]

Seth Hinrichs '15 drives to the basket.

March 14, 2013

Men’s Basketball’s Season Ends in Conference Championship Game

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Lafayette’s season and seven-game winning streak came to an end with a 64-56 loss to Bucknell in the Patriot League Championship game Wednesday night at Sojka Pavilion. View a photo gallery from the game Trailing 10-8 after a Seth Hinrichs ’15 jumper, Bucknell put together a 10-2 run that included a pair of three-pointers by [...]

Coach Fran O'Hanlon, players, and fans watch the men's basketball action

March 9, 2013

Men’s Basketball Team Beats Lehigh to Advance to Patriot League Championship

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Patriot League Championship game will air nationally on CBS Sports Network tonight, March 13, at 7:30 p.m. A 28-for-30 effort at the free throw line propelled No. 2 Lafayette to an 82-69 victory over third-seeded Lehigh in the Patriot League Tournament semifinal in front of a sold out Kirby Sports Center crowd Saturday afternoon. Tony [...]

Tony Johnson '13

March 7, 2013

Men’s Basketball Team Overwhelms Holy Cross in Playoff Opener

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A complete team effort saw the men’s basketball team complete a 77-54 rout of Holy Cross in the Patriot League quarterfinal Wednesday night at Kirby Sports Center. The victory vaults Lafayette into the semifinal round against No. 3 Lehigh 2 p.m. Saturday. Kirby Sports Center will host the nationally televised game on CBS Sports Network [...]

Andrew Santomauro ’14

February 26, 2013

Spotted on Campus With … Andrew Santomauro ’14

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Baseball player Andrew Santomauro ’14 (North Caldwell, N.J.) discusses why he likes studying government and law, building earthquake-resistant structures, and the importance of hustle on and off the field. Why did you choose to attend Lafayette? I chose Lafayette because of its prestigious academic curriculum along with its small community size.   What do you [...]

Cross Country

February 26, 2013

Cross Country Receives All-Academic Honors

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The men’s and women’s cross country teams have earned all-academic status from the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. Lafayette’s men combined for a 3.18 cumulative grade-point average, while the women posted a 3.23 GPA. To qualify for USTFCCCA team honors, the squad must have had a cumulative team GPA of 3.0 [...]

Tony Johnson '15 and students celebrate

February 19, 2013

Video: Basketball and Lacrosse Teams Earn Big Wins

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The men’s and women’s basketball and lacrosse teams all scored big victories Saturday. A pull-up jumper by Tony Johnson ’13 with 4.5 seconds left propelled the men’s basketball team to a 63-62 victory over Bucknell at Kirby Sports Center. An off-balance runner at the buzzer by Alicia Manning ’13 erased a 16-point halftime deficit and [...]

Lafayette football players celebrate following a touchdown.

February 5, 2013

GoLeopards.com Offers Expansive Coverage of National Signing Day

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GoLeopards.com will once again offer the most exclusive and expansive coverage of National Signing Day in the Patriot League with all-day, live updates from Bourger Varsity Football House today. Visit Signing Day Central Learn about the Signing Day season tickets special For the fourth consecutive year, the day will culminate with “The Wrap Up Show [...]

Field hockey midfielder Emily Valeo competes against Colgate

February 4, 2013

75 Students Named to Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

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From the College’s seven Division I fall sports teams, 75 students were named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll. To be eligible for the honor roll, student athletes need to record at least a 3.20 grade point average during the semester. The men’s and women’s cross country teams combined for nine honor roll students. [...]

Abby Floyd-Jones ’14 swims the back stroke

January 31, 2013

Spotted on Campus With … Abby Floyd-Jones ’14

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Swimmer Abby Floyd-Jones ’14 (West Chester, Pa.) discusses making promotional videos for a USA Network executive, her economics and policy studies classes, and the importance of having a support system in and out of the pool. Why did you choose Lafayette? Ironically, I initially refused to look at Lafayette because both my parents are alumni [...]