Club sports begin recruiting for spring semester

Student Life

By Carlee Berkenkemper Elm Staff Writer   If you’re looking for a way to stay warm this winter, keeping your energy up by participating in club sports is the perfect opportunity. Club sports offered at Washington College during the spring semester include groups such as women’s volleyball, Mixed Martial Arts, women’s field hockey, Dance Club, […]

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Women’s basketball goes OT

Basketball, Sports

          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

Sports

          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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The Shorewomen Take a 12-0 Lead

Sports

By Kayla Zapcic Elm Staff Writer The Shorewomen experienced lightning delays during their game against Wesley on Friday, Aug. 31, ultimately leading to the game’s postponement to an undetermined date. Despite this, the team was ready to face Rosemont College on Sunday in Rosemont, Penn. The Shorewomen showed no mercy on the Ravens as they […]

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Men’s Soccer Wins First Two

Sports

By Sophie Grabiec Sports Editor Between Friday, Aug. 31 and Sept. 1, four different Washington College men’s soccer players scored, and each had assists coming from different teammates. First, the Shoremen opened up their season in a home game on Friday, Aug. 31 versus Stevenson University. WC won 2-1 over the mustangs, scoring once in […]

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Volleyball Preseason, The Shorewomen Prepare for Conference Play

Sports

By Sophie Grabiec Sports Editor   With another preseason in the books, the Washington College volleyball team looks to incorporate their underclassmen into rotation this season, as they only have four upperclassmen on their roster. Seniors Lizzie Baden and Kaitlyn Marino are accompanied by juniors Cassie Kowalski and Olivia Portera, while seven sophomores and six […]

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Field Hockey Welcomes Hunsicker

Sports

By Kayla Zapcic Elm Staff Writer Washington College field hockey welcomed new Assistant Coach Cody Hunsicker, alongside returning Head Coach Annie Kietzman this preseason.  Before coming to WC, Hunsicker played Division I field hockey for Lafayette College. While attending Lafayette, Hunsicker started over 40 games in the backfield and was named to the All-Patriot League […]

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Men’s Club Rugby Alumni Return

Sports

By Sophie Grabiec  Sports Editor On Sunday, April 22, the Washington College Men’s Club Rugby team hosted alumni for a seven’s alumni game. At 1 p.m., alumni and students joined together on the Bermuda grass field. Historically, the rugby team has been known for its inclusivity. People of all different interests and backgrounds join the team. […]

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Check-in with Rowing and Sailing: Sailing Approaches End of Season, Shorewomen Rowing Stands at No. 13 in Division III

Sports

By Chrissy Segrest  Elm Staff Writer With only one competition left, the Washington College sailing team has been making waves in the sport. Coming in 10th place or better in three of their five competitions this spring, the team is one of the best in WC history. The team is very young, with only three seniors on […]

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Athlete Spotlight: Rachel Butler: Sophomore Takes the Mound and the Batter’s Box for the Shorewomen

Sports

By Louis Galdos Elm Staff Writer Coming into her second collegiate season, sophomore Rachel Butler already has racked up quite a few accolades. As a freshman, she made the 2017 All-Centennial Conference second team, she earned Shorewoman of the Week one time, and was a four-time Goose Nation TV Shorewoman Player of the Game last season. She […]

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