Shorewomen prepare for spring

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By Eric Botti Elm Staff Writer The Washington College women’s lacrosse program is starting up again this spring with faces new and old, but all of them committed to making it to the championship tournament come May. The majority of the team are veterans who have played for WC for at least two years. The […]

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Seniors look forward to last season

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By Isabella Sansanelli Elm Staff Writer With the start of the spring season, the Washington College men’s lacrosse team will hope to improve upon their 3-5 Centennial Conference record from last season.     Considering the loss of ten standout senior players from the 2018 class, the Shoremen will have to step up to the […]

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Basketball keeps rolling: Women’s basketball stands at ninth place while men’s basketball stands in sixth

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By Kayla Zapcic Elm Staff Writer Both the men’s and women’s basketball teams delved deep into their second round of Centennial Conference play. The Shorewomen had a packed week, taking on McDaniel College at home, Ursinus College away, and Gettysburg College away. Head Coach Alisha Mosley looks forward to closing out some more Conference games. […]

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Swimming celebrates Senior Day

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Washington College swim celebrated their seniors at the last meet of the season on Saturday, Feb. 9 against McDaniel College. Top left, the women’s team prepares for the backstroke. Top right, a member of the men’s team swims the freestyle. Bottom left, both teams line up to begin a race. Bottom right, senior Emma Silber […]

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WC female athletes host local youth

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          By Kayla Zapcic Elm Staff Writer On Saturday, Feb. 2 the Athena’s Club hosted an event inviting local girls from the community to celebrate National Girls and Women in Sports Day. The Athena’s Club is comprised of female athletes who work in different ways to develop an intercollegiate network and […]

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Women’s basketball goes OT

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          By Isabella Sansanelli Elm Staff Writer   The Washington College women’s basketball team faced off in two Centennial Conference matches this week against Swarthmore College and Franklin and Marshall College, picking up one win and one loss respectively. On Wednesday, Jan. 30, the Shorewomen swept the Garnets in a 71-39 […]

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Bears beat men’s and women’s swim teams

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          By Eric Botti Elm Staff Writer On Saturday, Feb. 3 the Washington College men’s and women’s swim teams hosted Ursinus College for their penultimate dual meet of the season. The Shoremen lost to the Bears 152-103 and the Shorewomen lost 162-92. Despite the Shoremen’s loss, some swimmers still had winning […]

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Shoremen top the Diplomats

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          By Louie Galdos Elm Staff Writer This week the Shoremen basketball team faced two competitive teams, both in the Centennial Conference. Both were at home, the first game being against No. 16 Swarthmore College on Wednesday, Jan. 30 and the second on Saturday, Feb. 2 against Franklin & Marshall College. […]

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Women’s basketball week in review

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By Kayla Zapcic Elm Staff Writer Women’s basketball had a busy week taking on Haverford College away on Tuesday, Jan. 22, Bryn Mawr College at home on Thursday, Jan. 24, and Johns Hopkins University away on Saturday, Jan. 26. The team unfortunately fell to defeat against Haverford, losing 44- 38. Haverford gained an early lead- […]

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Athlete Spotlight: Bridget McLaughlin

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By Louie Galdos Elm Staff Writer This week’s featured student-athlete, junior Bridget McLaughlin, plays the position of guard for the Shorewomen basketball team. She hails from Newark, De., where she went to the Delaware Military Academy. During her time there, she was select- ed to the Blue-Gold All Star game and earned All-Conference Second Team […]

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