Probst powers Bullets to victory over Penn State York
Mar23

Probst powers Bullets to victory over Penn State York

By Benjamin Pontz, News Editor Two grand slams from your leadoff hitter and a complete game shutout from your starting pitcher can only yield success. That’s exactly how the Gettysburg Bullets baseball team beat Penn State York this afternoon 11-0. Senior southpaw Rich Power was dominant, striking out 12 in a complete game, four-hit shutout, while junior center fielder Chuck Probst hit a grand slam in the second inning and...

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Women’s lacrosse topples St. Mary’s
Mar14

Women’s lacrosse topples St. Mary’s

By Claire Healey, Sports Editor The Gettysburg College women’s lacrosse team is off to a fast start, as they are 3-0 to begin their season. Their most recent victory was a 16-1 romp over No. 19 St. Mary’s College. Gettysburg was off to a quick lead with control of the first draw and a goal only 42 seconds in by junior Maggie Welsh. The Bullets would win the first six draws to go up 6-0 shortly into the game. Welsh would score three...

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Baseball falls in season opener
Mar12

Baseball falls in season opener

By Charlie Williamson, Staff Writer The Gettysburg College Baseball Team (0-1, 0-0 CC) lost 4-1 at non-conference opponent St. Mary’s last Sunday. Only one run was scored in the first six innings against Gettysburg senior pitcher Eric Brown and St Mary’s Zach Thompson.  The pitchers’ duel wound up going in favor of Thompson, as Brown surrendered three runs in the seventh. Brown allowed four runs (three earned) on seven hits with no...

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Bullet Shot: Athlete of the Week
Mar11

Bullet Shot: Athlete of the Week

By Andy Milone, Web Content Editor There was one lone Bullet named to the All-Centennial Conference indoor track & field team. This Bullet was junior Sarah Congdon who claimed bronze in the 400-meter dash at the Centennial Conference Championships. The 1:00.83 time was a personal best. She was also a part of the distance medley relay, which beat their own school record by over five seconds this past weekend at the Ursinus Final...

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Men’s indoor track & field team battles conference foes to rewarding finish
Mar03

Men’s indoor track & field team battles conference foes to rewarding finish

By Andy Milone, Web Content Editor The Gettysburg men’s indoor track & field team competed at the two-day Centennial Conference Championships this past weekend where there were many personal bests along with many competitors placing in the top eight. The men completed their indoor segment with a sixth place finish, which was three points short of fifth place Dickinson. Senior Ben Taber had one triumph in the form of a bronze medal...

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Bullet Shot: Athlete of the Week
Mar03

Bullet Shot: Athlete of the Week

By Claire Healey, Sports Editor The Gettysburg College women’s lacrosse team has started their season off strong with two wins in a row. The Bullets defeated No. 17 Messiah, 7-6, in a home opening thriller and Stevenson, 16-6, on the road. Senior goalie Shannon Keeler had two outstanding games for Gettysburg on their way to victory. She managed a dozen stops against Messiah to help the Bullets come out with the win in overtime. Her...

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