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Women’s Soccer Ranks Eighth

Women’s Soccer Ranks Eighth

September 30

The women’s soccer team, now 6-1 on the season, is ranked the eighth best team in the country by d3soccer.com. The...

The Wide World Of Sports: Deflate Gate

The Wide World Of Sports: Deflate Gate

Parker Abate, Columnist

September 30

Filed under Columns, Sports

Martavis Bryant, a wide receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers, was recently suspended the first four games...

MU Hall Of Famer Comes Back as Interim Coach

MU Hall Of Famer Comes Back as Interim Coach

Melanie Quintanilla, Multimedia Editor

September 30

Filed under News, Sports

  William Chandler, MU’s own basketball hall of famer, is now interim head coach of the men’s...

Gombita Chosen to Play with the Very Best

Gombita Chosen to Play with the Very Best

September 16

Sophomore communications major Mike Gombita is the latest draft pick for the Harlem Globetrotters. Gombita,...

Softball Welcomes New Coach

Softball Welcomes New Coach

September 16

The softball team is welcoming new head coach Lindsay Freitag. Freitag spent last season as the head...

Chuck Edkins Named New Athletic Director

Chuck Edkins Named New Athletic Director

Sean Lynch, Reporter

September 16

Filed under News, Sports

  Chuck Edkins, who is entering his 25th season as the men’s soccer coach, is the new Athletic...

Football Seniors Lead Cougars

Football Seniors Lead Cougars

September 16

The time has finally come: MU football’s first class of recruits are seniors. For the first time,...

Soccer Players are Sharp Dressed Men

Soccer Players are Sharp Dressed Men

September 16

The men’s soccer team will have a fresh start to the season  - and a fresh new look to go with it. Venturing...

Senior Soccer Player Goes Pro

Sean Lynch, Reporter

May 6

Filed under Sports

Senior biology major Nick vonEgypt recently signed a contract to play professional soccer for the Philadelphia Fury of the American Soccer League. Although the ASL was just founded in 2013, The Fury have a history going back to 1978. The original Fury was an expansion franchise in the North American Soccer League in which...

Softball Hits Seven Game Win Streak

Sean Lynch, Reporter

April 22

Filed under Campus Life, Sports

   After sweeping Delaware Valley in a double-header, the softball team has a seven game winning streak.    The Cougars shut out Del Val in both games, winning 11-0 in the first and 5-0 in the second. Sophomore Melanie Quintanilla and senior Kristi Seiler led the Cougars’ offense. Quintanilla had three hits and drove in thre...

Viti, Cougars Find Success at Indoor Competitions

Viti, Cougars Find Success at Indoor Competitions

Sean Lynch, Reporter

April 8

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The men's and women's Track and Field teams look to continue their success as they transition from the...

MAC Senior Game Hosts Five Cougars

Sean Lynch, Reporter

April 8

Filed under Sports

Five players represented the Cougars at the MAC Senior Basketball Game held at Albright College March 15. Joe Busacca (guard), Steve Ware (forward), Anthony Sergio (guard), and Patrick Widdoss (forward) competed in the men’s game while Amanda Greene (guard) represented the Cougars in the women’s game. Players were divided...

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