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Dwight “Doc” Gooden to speak at Wilkes summit

Alex Kielar, Asst. Sports Editor

April 17, 2018

Filed under Sports

Dwight Gooden, better known as Doc, will be making an appearance at Wilkes University on Friday, April 20th at Mohegan Sun Pocono Downs. Gooden will deliver the keynote address at Wilkes University’s Pennsylvania Pain and Addiction...

What you missed: Colonel Athletics in Brief

Alex Kielar, Asst. Sports Editor

April 17, 2018

Filed under Sports, Wilkes Athletics

Apr. 9 MVB: The Colonels swept Widener, 3-0, on their Senior Night, as seniors Michael Henne and Brian Schumacher had big matches. Henne tied his career highs in kills and digs, with six kills and 10 digs, and Schumacher led the...

Report — WBB: Marywood’s Tara Macciocco to be hired as next Wilkes women’s basketball coach

Luke Modrovsky, Sports Editor

April 12, 2018

Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Wilkes Athletics

According to a report by Marywood University's The Wood Word, Marywood's Tara Macciocco will take the reigns at Wilkes University as head coach of women's basketball. The Wood Word reported they obtained a memo written by...

UPDATED — AOTY: Male and Female Championship Rounds set

Luke Modrovsky, Sports Editor

April 11, 2018

Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Wilkes Athletics

The Semifinal Round of action has concluded in the 2018 Beacon Sports Staff Athlete of the Year tournament. For the Males, it's basketball's Marcus Robinson (1) taking on football's Luke Wood (6). On the Female side, field...

AOTY: Action concludes in Quarterfinal Round, Semifinal Round matchups set

Luke Modrovsky, Sports Editor

April 10, 2018

Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Wilkes Athletics

The Quarterfinal Round of action has concluded in the 2018 Beacon Sports Staff Athlete of the Year tournament. The Quaterfinal Round saw both of the top two female seeds, as well as the No. 2 seeded male all fall. The Semifinal ...

What you missed: Colonel Athletics in Brief Apr. 9

Alex Kielar, Asst. Sports Editor

April 9, 2018

Filed under Sports, Wilkes Athletics

Mar. 27 BASE: In a game shortened to 8 innings, the Colonels took advantage of  five Marywood errors, as they won 12-5. Freshman  Bryan Nifenecker led Wilkes with 3 RBIs, going 2-for-3. SB: Led by senior Christina Gambino’s three home runs and nine RB...

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