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The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 2000s

The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 2000s

Megan Piercy November 20, 2017 0

The turn of the century ushered in an era of success for Elizabethtown College athletics. Matt Jones took over the baseball team in 2000, leading the team to back-to-back conference titles and NCAA tournament

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Men’s and women’s swim teams shut down by Catholic

Men’s and women’s swim teams shut down by Catholic

Megan Piercy November 20, 2017 0

Saturday, Nov. 11, Elizabethtown College’s men’s and women’s swim teams took on Catholic University in Washington, D.C. Both the men and women were defeated by the Cardinals. Catholic took first, second and third in

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Swim teams defeat Gallaudet, women sweep all 14 events

Swim teams defeat Gallaudet, women sweep all 14 events

Megan Piercy November 8, 2017 0

Saturday, Nov. 4, Elizabethtown College’s men’s and women’s swim teams defeated Gallaudet University at home in Alumni Pool. The women took first in all 14 events, getting the win 122-69 and the men won

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The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1990s

The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1990s

Megan Piercy November 8, 2017 0

The 1990s started off well for the Elizabethtown College athletic program, with the men’s soccer team winning the MAC championship. The team came back to win the title five more times throughout the decade

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Men’s and women’s cross country win fourth consecutive Landmark Championship titles

Men’s and women’s cross country win fourth consecutive Landmark Championship titles

Megan Piercy November 5, 2017 0

The women’s team earned their 11th championship title in a row this Saturday, Oct. 28. The women scored a meet-low of 23 points, only three runners in the race finished under 24 minutes, two

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Swim team edges out Goucher in first meet of the season

Swim team edges out Goucher in first meet of the season

Megan Piercy November 5, 2017 0

Saturday, Oct. 28, Elizabethtown College’s men’s and women’s swim teams took on Landmark Conference opponent Goucher College at the Alumni Pool in the Jays’ first dual meet of the season. The Gophers took nine

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The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1980s

The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1980s

Megan Piercy November 5, 2017 0

The 1980s started off strong for Elizabethtown College athletics. The men’s soccer team made it to the Division III tournament under the direction of Coach Owen Wright from 1980-1982. In 1983, current coach Skip

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Annual Alumni Ultimate Frisbee Game

Annual Alumni Ultimate Frisbee Game

Megan Piercy October 28, 2017 0

Every year during Homecoming Weekend, alumni of Elizabethtown College’s ultimate frisbee team, the Jelly Swatters, come back to Brinser Field to play current members of the team. It was a close game going into

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The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1970s

The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1970s

Megan Piercy October 28, 2017 0

The 1970s began with the NCAA splitting into three divisions, with Elizabethtown College joining Division III. During this time, women’s sports had the opportunity to compete in post-season games and win championships. The field

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Women’s XC competes at LVC, Nelson named Landmark athlete of the week

Women’s XC competes at LVC, Nelson named Landmark athlete of the week

Megan Piercy October 28, 2017 0

Friday, Oct. 20, Elizabethtown Col l e ge’s women’s c ross country team participated in the Last Chance Run Fast Invitational at Lebanon Valley College. Junior Emily Nelson and first-years Justine Itterly and Kinsey

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