The Academic Challenges of Being a Student-Athlete
Apr25

The Academic Challenges of Being a Student-Athlete

By Gracie Meisner, Features Editor and Jack Herr, Sports Editor According to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Division III sports, which are offered at Gettysburg College, provide a “well-rounded collegiate experience that involves a balance of rigorous academics, competitive athletics, and the opportunity to pursue a multitude of other co-curricular and extra-curricular opportunities.” In comparison to...

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Men’s Lacrosse Suffers Stinging Loss to No. 9 York
Apr21

Men’s Lacrosse Suffers Stinging Loss to No. 9 York

By Emma Hladik, Staff Writer Gettysburg’s men lacrosse fell to number six York College in a close game by a score of 9-8 on Saturday, April 16 during their Senior Day celebration. Griffin Gallagher ’22 scored the first goal of the game in the opening minutes of the first quarter. Quinton Mather ’24 scored around the 10-minute mark, giving the Bullets a quick 2-0 lead. Right after, though, Ben Mayer from York College netted...

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MLB Season Commences After Longest Lockout in League History
Apr20

MLB Season Commences After Longest Lockout in League History

By David Goldman, Staff Writer What happens when major-league players want something and owners don’t want to give it to them? Negotiations are made, the season is delayed, and fans are deprived of baseball, at least for a little while. This was the case for the start of the 2022 MLB season, as players demanded a competitive balance tax, a higher minimum salary, playoff expansion, and a pre-arbitration pool that would reward...

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Gettysburg Football Team Takes Down Rival School 2-0 (April Fools)
Apr01

Gettysburg Football Team Takes Down Rival School 2-0 (April Fools)

By Jack Herr, Sports Editor Football and winning – words you do not often hear together on the campus of Gettysburg College. Yet, it actually happened this past weekend. The Bullets took down their conference rival Bishop Sycamore Centurions by a score of 2-0.  The opening quarter was extremely exciting, with neither team gaining any positive yardage through the first 15 minutes. Gettysburg started out with the football, putting...

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Softball Heads Into Conference Play
Mar30

Softball Heads Into Conference Play

By Emma Hladik, Staff Writer Coming off a Centennial Conference Championship win last season, the Gettysburg Bullets are looking to achieve a similar level of success this season, and the weeks of conference games ahead of them will prepare to do so. The Bullets most recently played a Saturday afternoon doubleheader against the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Virginia on March 26th at 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. The...

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