In the Spotlight: Elizabeth Hilfrank
Aug28

In the Spotlight: Elizabeth Hilfrank

By Charlie Williamson, Sports Editor Elizabeth Hilfrank, a 2017 graduate, has been nominated as a finalist for the NCAA Woman of the Year. Hilfrank was nominated for her contributions in women’s cross country and track and field and her academic excellence. Hilfrank finished her cross-country career as a two-time All-Mideast Region performer, with 20th place in 2016 and 10th in 2017.  She also was Gettysburg’s first All-American for...

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Without Santini, Men’s Soccer Team Will Retool in Quest for National Prominence
Aug25

Without Santini, Men’s Soccer Team Will Retool in Quest for National Prominence

By Charlie Williamson, Sports Editor The Gettysburg College Men’s soccer team is coming off a successful 2017 campaign in which it went 13-5 (7-2 CC), racking up the most wins of any season since 2001, while just missing a berth to the Division III National Tournament.   The team begins the season without a key asset: Patrick Santini, who graduated in May.  Santini was voted Centennial Conference Player of the Year and recognized by...

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Volleyball Team Looks to Build on Strong 2017 Campaign, Compete for Conference Title
Aug25

Volleyball Team Looks to Build on Strong 2017 Campaign, Compete for Conference Title

By Charlie Williamson, Sports Editor With its first 20-win campaign in 11 years last fall, the Gettysburg College Women’s Volleyball team is coming into the new season with high expectations to take their first conference title and earn a berth to the national tournament.   Much of Bullets’ 2017 success stemmed from their four seniors, Stephanie Blair, Katherine Gilbert, Lauren Godshalk, and Maddie Weikert, who combined for...

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Bullets Blanked 52-0 by Johns Hopkins
Oct24

Bullets Blanked 52-0 by Johns Hopkins

By Charlie Williamson, Staff Writer The Gettysburg College Football team (2-5, 2-4 CC) was shutout this past weekend at Johns Hopkins, losing 52-0.  The loss was largest deficit the Bullets has suffered this season and a rare blowout against the Bullets considering their largest loss this season was by 7 points prior to this game.  Since losing their first game in 5 years in Centennial play three weeks ago, Hopkins has outscored...

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Bullets  secure spot in playoffs  with two wins
May07

Bullets secure spot in playoffs with two wins

By Charlie Williamson, Staff Writer Last week the Gettysburg College Baseball Team (22-15-2, 10-7-1 CC) took both games from McDaniel and lost two to Haverford. On Wednesday, the Bullets earned 6-0 and 14-6 wins over McDaniel. The first game featured Centennial Conference E.R.A leader (1.15) Chase Stopyra’s fourth game this season going at least eight innings without allowing a run. Stopyra fired eight scoreless frames while...

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