A Diverse Defensive: Women’s Soccer Aims to Thrive with Healthy Mix of Old and New
Sep02

A Diverse Defensive: Women’s Soccer Aims to Thrive with Healthy Mix of Old and New

By Elizabeth Hilfrank, Sports Editor The Gettysburg College Women’s Soccer team returns to campus in high hopes of improving from last season’s Centennial Conference playoff performance. With 89% of the offensive team returning for 2017, the team believes there is a strong chance for a high scoring season. In a Facebook Live interview with senior captains Maddie Heaney and Gillian Sencidiver, both posed a positive outlook of strength...

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Lady Bullets volley for another strong season
Sep01

Lady Bullets volley for another strong season

By Elizabeth Hilfrank, Sports Editor The Gettysburg College Volleyball team arrived on campus two weeks ago today for its preseason. With five first-years adding to the squad, the team is one of the largest in program history. On Sunday, August 19 the Bullets returned to Bream Gym for double sessions of practice every day. Since then, they have been busy touring the new Bullet Hole, watching the Solar Eclipse, doing pool workouts…and...

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Bullet Shot: Athlete of the Week
Nov08

Bullet Shot: Athlete of the Week

By Elizabeth Hilfrank, Sports Editor Junior Patrick Santini completed the Gettysburg College men’s soccer season with a hat trick against McDaniel College on Saturday, October 29. Santini’s three goals in one game was the first hat trick to mark Bullet history in five years. The forward earned all of his three points in the 2nd half, during the 62nd, 66th ad 82nd minute, respectively. The hat trick brought Santini up to seven goals...

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Field hockey falls to sixth place after loss to F&M
Nov01

Field hockey falls to sixth place after loss to F&M

By Elizabeth Hilfrank, Sports Editor The Gettysburg College field hockey team fell 4-1 against Franklin and Marshall College Tuesday, October 25. The loss places the Bullets just outside of playoff range, as they now sit sixth in the Centennial Conference. The first half of the game was marked with much back-and-forth effort. The ball spent much time on both ends of the field with many shots on net from both sides. The Diplomats were...

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Bullet Shot: Athlete of the Week
Oct25

Bullet Shot: Athlete of the Week

By Elizabeth Hilfrank, Sports Editor Senior Sarah Hansen earned her seventh first-place career title to complete the women’s golf fall season at the Stevenson University Fall Invitational. Hansen just ousted first-year teammate Hannah Fireman Saturday by way of a better 10th hole score. The 10tthhole is seen to be the top handicap hole of the course. Hansen scored an 82 for her entire game. Hansen’s victory was also her third...

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