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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Gettysburg upsets top seed, falls short of conference title
Mar03

Gettysburg upsets top seed, falls short of conference title

By Charlie Williamson, Staff Writer The Gettysburg College Women’s basketball team (20-7) knocked off top seeded Haverford in the semifinals of the Centennial Conference Tournament but came up short in the championship game against Muhlenberg last week. Led by sophomore guard Emma Dorshimer who had 19 points, Gettysburg was able to knock off Haverford, the team with the best record in the regular season. Junior forward Emily Gibbons...

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Women’s swimming finishes strong in final duel meet
Feb10

Women’s swimming finishes strong in final duel meet

By Claire Healey, Sports Editor The Gettysburg College women’s swim team won their final dual meet of the 2016-2017 season. The Bullets were victorious over conference rival Franklin and Marshall College. Gettysburg finished 8-2 in dual meets, putting them second in the conference standings. Gettysburg came away with a convincing victory in the battle of conference opponents. After opening the meet with five straight victories,...

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Men’s basketball puts up highest scoring total since year 2000
Feb09

Men’s basketball puts up highest scoring total since year 2000

By Emily Sheehan, Staff Writer Last Saturday, the Gettysburg College men’s basketball team took on Haverford College in a Centennial Conference matchup. The Bullets had a strong performance in this game, leading the entire contest and coming out on top with a final score of 100-80. This was the highest point total in a single game for Gettysburg since Feb 19, 2000 against conference opponent Dickinson. It was a strong showing of...

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Bullet Shot: Athlete of the Week
Feb05

Bullet Shot: Athlete of the Week

By Charlie Williamson, Staff Writer The Gettysburg College Women’s Basketball team (14-4, 10-3 CC) steamrolled their way past Swarthmore with a 72-42 victory on Saturday, January 28.  Among the leading scorers was junior forward Emily Gibbons, who recorded her 14th double-double of the season with 12 points and 10 rebounds.  Gibbons is one double-double away from tying the Gettysburg program record. Gibbons has been one of the main...

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First-year Josh Parker sets new school record as men’s swimming continues dominance
Feb05

First-year Josh Parker sets new school record as men’s swimming continues dominance

By Claire Healey, Sports Editor The Gettysburg College men’s swim team came out on top in an epic battle of the remaining undefeated teams. The Bullets beat Swarthmore College 135-127 in a meet that came down to the final event on Saturday, January 28. Gettysburg won seven of fourteen events and also racked up several runners-up finishes. Leading the way for the Bullets was junior captain Tyler Dougherty who took home both the 50 and...

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