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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A Fluctuating Budget: Financing Athletics At Gettysburg College
Mar24

A Fluctuating Budget: Financing Athletics At Gettysburg College

By Jack Herr, Sports Editor “Our spending has varied wildly,” said Executive Director of Athletics and Campus Recreation Mike Mattia when asked about the state of Gettysburg College’s Athletics budget. With 25% of the current student body being student-athletes, sports represents a major aspect of Gettysburg, so understanding the Athletics budget is crucial to an appreciation of the College’s overall finances. As with all areas...

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Men’s and Women’s Basketball Shine on Senior Day
Mar02

Men’s and Women’s Basketball Shine on Senior Day

By Sydney LoPresti, Staff Writer The Bullets basketball teams took the court on Saturday, Feb. 12th to honor their seniors before their last regular season home games against Haverford. Seniors Avery Bennett, Carly Rice, Christina Richson, and Mackenzie Tinner were joined by their families in recognition of their contributions before the game’s one o’clock start. The men recognized the “dynamic duo” of Avery Close and Jack Rooney as...

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Men’s and Women’s Basketball Split Weekend vs. Swarthmore
Jan18

Men’s and Women’s Basketball Split Weekend vs. Swarthmore

By Jack Herr, Sports Editor The Gettysburg College women’s team picked up a win against Centennial Conference opponent Swarthmore on Saturday, Jan. 15, but the men’s team suffered defeat against the Garnet’s nationally 16th ranked squad. The women’s team took the hardwood at 1 p.m., the afternoon sunlight providing a harsh glare on the court inside Bream Gymnasium on the campus of Gettysburg College. The Bullets entered the game with...

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Women’s and Men’s Basketball Score Victories Over Washington College
Dec19

Women’s and Men’s Basketball Score Victories Over Washington College

By Jack Herr, Sports Editor Each Bullets basketball team found a win the weekend of Dec. 5, taking down Centennial Conference opponent Washington College (Md.). The women’s team won 62-53, and the men’s contest came down to the very end of the game, Gettysburg squeaking out with a 64-61 victory.  The women’s team jumped out to a strong start in the first 10 minutes. Shooting 47 percent from the field, they exchanged the lead with the...

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