The Beacon

XC: Regionals

Kirsten Peters, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

Filed under Sports

On Nov. 11, the men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships hosted by Dickinson College at Big Spring High School. The men’s team finished 37th out of 51, earning a total of ...

WREST: Dealing with weight loss, strategies for in-season dieting

Amber Grohowski, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

“Dieting is a huge part of the sport of wrestling,” said Wilkes Wrestling starter Jake Dimarsico. “A lot of the time, wrestlers struggle with their ‘gas tank,’ which is a term wrestlers use to describe their enduranc...

FB: Colonels drop Senior Day affair 44-14 rout to Stevenson

Luke Modrovsky, Sports Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under Sports

Colonel Football entered Schmidt Stadium with zero wins on the season and left Schmidt Stadium with a goose egg as Stevenson spoils senior day. Wilkes held a 6-0 lead for the entirety of the first quarter after a stellar drive l...

WREST: Colonels drop close match to DII Millersville, 25-24

Amber Grohowski, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017

Filed under Sports

To start the 2017-2018 season opener at Marts Gymnasium on Nov. 3, Matthew Judge at 184 pounds put Wilkes ahead 6-0 due to a Millersville forfeit.    Millersville then gained points for the 197 pound technical fall, leaving ...

FH: Late rally falls short, 3-2

Kirsten Peters, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017

Filed under Sports

On Nov. 1, the Wilkes University Lady Colonels took on the Misericordia Lady Cougars in a Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) Freedom semifinal field hockey game at Misericordia University. At the beginning of halftime, the Lady...

WSOC: 103rd minute heartbreaker sinks Wilkes in final

Luke Modrovsky, Sports Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Wilkes is certainly no stranger to overtime, or even double overtime, but in the Middle Atlantic Conference Freedom final, it would be visiting Misericordia who prevailed in double overtime. Misericorida’s Alex Gallgher sent home the...

WSOC: Lady Colonels sink Eastern in double overtime, 1-0

Ashton Gyenizs, Asst. Sports Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The No. 1 seeded Wilkes University Women’s Soccer team snuck past No. 4 seeded Eastern University in their semifinal matchup in the Middle Atlantic Conference Freedom Tournament with a goal in the 103rd minute of play. Wit...

The news of today reported by the journalists of tomorrow
Sports