Penn Assistant Maurice ‘Moe’ Banks Will Lead Gettysburg Football Program
Feb03

Penn Assistant Maurice ‘Moe’ Banks Will Lead Gettysburg Football Program

By Benjamin Pontz, Editor-in-Chief Maurice “Moe” Banks, currently the Outside Linebackers Coach at the University of Pennsylvania, has been named the 26th Head Coach of the Gettysburg College football team. He succeeds Kevin Burke, who left the program in December after two seasons during which the team posted a combined record of 2-18. Banks coached at Penn, a Football Championship Subdivision (FCS, formerly division...

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Indoor Track Enters Heart of Season
Feb03

Indoor Track Enters Heart of Season

By Colin Lawless, Staff Writer The Men’s and Women’s Track and Field teams each started off 2020 with a strong showing at the Coach I Open, held at Franklin and Marshall on Jan. 25. The meet was the team’s second since they opened the season back on December 7th, also at F&M. For the men’s side, Sam Sheldon ‘20 moved into 8th place in Gettysburg indoor history with his first-place finish in the mile at 4:24. Dylan McKeever ‘21...

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How to Watch the Super Bowl
Feb01

How to Watch the Super Bowl

By Garrett Glaeser, Sports Editor Super Bowl LIV between the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers is just one day away! The game will be televised on FOX with the opening kickoff scheduled for 6:30 pm. The Campus Activities Board (CAB) will be hosting a watch party in the Junction from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., and the TV screens in the Bullet Hole will also showcase the big game. However, if you want to stay home and watch it...

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Men’s Basketball Looks to Break Losing Streak
Jan29

Men’s Basketball Looks to Break Losing Streak

By Candace Means, Staff Writer On Saturday, Jan. 26, the Bullets Men’s Basketball Team suffered a third consecutive loss, bested by Muhlenberg College 71-55. In the first half, the Bullets opened up with a 9-4 lead led by the backcourt of senior guard Nick Antolini and junior Alex Leder. But midway through the first half the Mules answered with a 14-3 run to put them ahead by six. In the final five minutes of the second quarter the...

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Women’s Basketball Extends Winning Streak
Jan28

Women’s Basketball Extends Winning Streak

By John Zak, Staff Writer The Women’s Basketball Team managed to pull off a 52-44 home win against Johns Hopkins last Wednesday, marking their fifteenth win in a row and giving them a dominant record of 15-1 (16-1 after a subsequent win over Muhlenberg) and a national ranking of #17 from the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA). The game started off with a fast start by the Blue Jays as they went a 7-2 run in the first...

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Super Bowl LIV Preview: Watch for the Game … or for Jennifer Lopez and Shakira
Jan25

Super Bowl LIV Preview: Watch for the Game … or for Jennifer Lopez and Shakira

By Garrett Glaeser, Sports Editor The Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers will face off in the fifty-fourth edition of the Super Bowl which will be held on Sunday, February 2, at the Miami Dolphins’ home turf, Hard Rock Stadium. Champions of the AFC, the Chiefs are coming off of back-to-back comeback victories. After falling behind 24-0 early in the second quarter to the Houston Texans in the divisional round, quarterback...

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