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The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1940s

The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1940s

Megan Piercy October 28, 2017 0

The improvement of Elizabethtown College’s Athletic Program reached a standstill as the United States entered World War II. Many college-aged people in the 1940s chose to enter into the military, stunting college enrollment and

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Men’s soccer team falls to Drew, loses Marshmallow Game

Men’s soccer team falls to Drew, loses Marshmallow Game

Megan Piercy October 28, 2017 0

The Elizabethtown College men’s soccer team, fighting until the last minute, lost their first Landmark Conference game 0-6 to Drew University. Holding Drew to two goals in the first period, junior goalie Brian Gately

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Volleyball defeats Cairn, sweeps Berks in home opener

Volleyball defeats Cairn, sweeps Berks in home opener

Megan Piercy September 21, 2017 0

The Elizabethtown College volleyball team swept Cairn University on the road last Thursday, Sept. 14. The Blue Jays took the first set 25-19 with 13 kills and a .320 hitting percentage. The second set

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The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1930s

The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1930s

Megan Piercy September 21, 2017 0

It was a slow start for Coach Ira R. Herr and the Elizabethtown College athletic department in the 1920s, but the program continued to grow and started to take shape throughout the 1930s. In

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Successful start for XC, hosts first met on new course

Successful start for XC, hosts first met on new course

Megan Piercy September 21, 2017 0

The Elizabethtown College men’s and women’s cross country teams competed at the Galen Piper Alumni Open/XC Challenge at Shippensburg University Friday, Sept. 1. The men placed fourth with 107 points and the women took

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The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1920s

The Elizabethtown College athletic program through the years: the 1920s

Megan Piercy September 14, 2017 0

From numerous championship sports teams to an extensive intramural program, sports are a significant part of campus life at Elizabethtown College. However, there was a time in Etown’s history when sports did not have

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Field hockey upsets nationally-ranked Muhlenberg (#16)

Field hockey upsets nationally-ranked Muhlenberg (#16)

Megan Piercy September 14, 2017 0

Elizabethtown College’s field hockey team picked up a pair of wins this week at home Wednesday, Sept. 6 against Frostburg State University and Saturday, Sept. 9 against Muhlenberg College. Despite the rainy conditions, the

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Men’s basketball defeats Goucher for first Landmark Conference victory

Megan Piercy February 2, 2017 0

Elizabethtown College’s men’s basketball team came out on top in their game against Goucher College in Thompson Gym Saturday, Jan. 21. Senior Josh Eden was the leading scorer and responsible for keeping the Blue

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Men’s, women’s swim teams take down Gallaudet University

Men’s, women’s swim teams take down Gallaudet University

Megan Piercy November 10, 2016 0

On Saturday, Nov. 5, Elizabethtown’s women’s and men’s swim teams took on Gallaudet University on the road in and out-of-conference meet. Led by first-years Sara Lingo and Sadie Hawkins, the female Blue Jays took

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Women’s volleyball falls twice in Landmark opener, steals one set in loss to Neumann

Women’s volleyball falls twice in Landmark opener, steals one set in loss to Neumann

Megan Piercy September 29, 2016 0

Elizabethtown College’s women’s volleyball team traveled to Moravian College this Saturday to take on opponents Goucher College and Catholic University, both in the Landmark Conference. Etown’s first match of the day was against Goucher

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