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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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The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1960s

The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1960s

Megan Piercy October 28, 2017 0

Elizabethtown College’s athletic program was off to a strong start in the fall of 1960 with the men’s soccer team winning its first national championship. The Blue Jays did not win the MAC championships

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Volleyball loses two in a row on the road during Landmark Conference Weekend

Volleyball loses two in a row on the road during Landmark Conference Weekend

Megan Piercy October 28, 2017 0

Saturday, Oct. 14, Elizabethtown College’s volleybal l team participated in a Landmark Conference Weekend hosted by Moravian College. The Blue Jays lost their matches to the University of Scranton and Susquehanna University, both undefeated

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Blue Jay athletes remain hard at work during Fall Break

Blue Jay athletes remain hard at work during Fall Break

Megan Piercy October 28, 2017 0

While many Elizabethtown College students went home for Fall Break last weekend, Blue Jay athletes remained hard at work competing over the long weekend. Although it fell to Catholic University last Saturday, the field

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The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1950s

The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1950s

Megan Piercy October 28, 2017 0

Elizabethtown College’s athletic program expanded throughout the 1950s, adding three new sports teams including field hockey, wrestling and cross country. The College also joined the NCAA in 1954 while remaining a member of the

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Volleyball team dominates at Lycoming Warrior Tip-Off Classic

Volleyball team dominates at Lycoming Warrior Tip-Off Classic

Megan Piercy October 28, 2017 0

Elizabethtown College’s volleyball team swept SUNY Canton and Misericordia University Saturday, Oct. 7 on the road at the Lycoming Warrior Tip-Off Classic. After snapping their seven-game winning-streak during their first Landmark Conference Weekend, the

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