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Women’s Soccer Ranks Eighth

Women’s Soccer Ranks Eighth

September 30, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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

Softball Welcomes New Coach

Softball Welcomes New Coach

September 16, 2015

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

Football Seniors Lead Cougars

Football Seniors Lead Cougars

September 16, 2015

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, 2015

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, 2015

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 Players Train With Yoga, Mental Exercises

Softball Players Train With Yoga, Mental Exercises

March 12, 2015

   The softball team’s players are not only pushing themselves physically with two-and-a-half hour p...

Football

Highlander Staff, Reporter

December 3, 2014

The football team finished off the season Nov. 15 against Stevenson University in a thrilling and well fought finish, although the Cougars finished with a 36-14 loss. The Cougars went into the game having lost the previous six games and carrying a 1-8 record for the season. They toppled FDU 35-0 at season's start and were...

Women’s Soccer

Donya Forst, Print Editor

December 3, 2014

The women's soccer team is heading to the NCAA tournament's Round of 16 for the third year in a row. A Freedom Conference championship victory over DeSales University, 2-1 on the road entered the Cougars into the tournament, while a win over Cabrini College 4-0 in the first round, and a 2-1 win over Brandeis University in...

Men’s Basketball

Nick Ciocchi, Reporter

November 12, 2014

The men’s basketball team passed their first test in a scrimmage with Elizabethtown College. Last year, the Cougars made it to the MAC Finals but fell short against DeSales in overtime. This season, with five seniors leading the team, they expect big results. Sophomore guard Andrew Moran thought the scrimmage showed what the team is do...

Striving for a season of success

Felicia Glover, Reporter

November 12, 2014

Basketball season is starting and the women’s team is prepared to conquer. Coach Allison Kern  feels the team has a strong and positive culture. “Our team's commitment to our identity and the development of our culture makes me proud. It's been very evident in our fall recruiting and it takes a lot of work to be consistent.” "We’re...

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