Glaeser Weighs In On College Football Landscape Heading into Final Weeks
Nov10

Glaeser Weighs In On College Football Landscape Heading into Final Weeks

By Garrett Glaeser, Staff Writer There were no surprises Tuesday night when the committee’s second rankings were announced with undefeated teams Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame earning the top three spots respectively, and a hot Michigan team rounding out the top four. However after this past weekend’s games the nation learned a few things about its top teams and the playoff picture four weeks away from Selection Sunday. No one is quite...

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Bullet Shot: Duncan Proxmire
Nov09

Bullet Shot: Duncan Proxmire

By Hank Hahne, Staff Writer Sophomore Duncan Proxmire played a big role in helping Gettysburg Swimming to its first victory of the season last weekend. Gettysburg visited Washington College for their first meet in defense of last season’s conference title. Proxmire and the rest of the team tallied ten event wins in the comfortable victory over their hosts. Proxmire was one of three Gettysburg swimmers to win in two separate events. He...

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Wrestling Wins Messiah College Invitational
Nov08

Wrestling Wins Messiah College Invitational

By Brody Tennant, Staff Writer The Gettysburg College wrestling team won the Messiah College Invitational this past weekend and looks to have a promising season this year after months of preparation. The team won 10 dual meets last year for the second consecutive season en route to their fourth place finish at the Centennial Conference championships, while also placing 11th at the NCAA Southeast Regional Championship. The team returns...

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Football Suffers 49-0 Shutout
Nov07

Football Suffers 49-0 Shutout

By Ethan Silverstein, Staff Writer Muhlenberg College dominated Gettysburg College in a 49-0 rout. Muhlenberg had 463 yards of offense and held Gettysburg to just 128. “Each game that we play we get to learn more and more about where we need to go and what we need to do to be successful and this was just another learning experience.  Albeit a hard one,” said Head Coach Kevin Burke. The offense managed just 9 first downs all game,...

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Bullet Shot: Julia Soares
Nov06

Bullet Shot: Julia Soares

By Hank Hahne, Staff Writer Junior Julia Soares had a breakout year for the field hockey team this season. After making All-Conference second team last season, Soares more than doubled her scoring this fall, putting her among the top scorers in the Centennial Conference and making a name for herself as an offensive talent. A defining part of Soares’ season was playing in a new position. “A major reason I switched from being a...

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CFP Rankings Week 9
Nov05

CFP Rankings Week 9

  By Garrett Glaeser, Staff Writer (Note: These rankings are prior to this weekends past games) On Tuesday night the College Football Playoff Selection Committee posted their first top 25 rankings of the season. The College Football Playoff is now entering its 5th year of existence following the long tenure of the BCS Championship. In the format, four teams are selected to play a semifinal, the winners of which play for the...

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