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This past week: Colonel Athletics in Brief 2/20

Luke Modrovsky, Sports Editor

February 19, 2018

Filed under Sports, Wilkes Athletics

2/11 WREST: On Senior Day, the Colonels dominated cross-town rival King’s College, 44-6. Wilkes took three matches by forfeit, but still outwrestled the visiting Monarchs, 26-6, in contested matches. Seniors Jake Dimarsico ...

MBB: Colonels fall to Eastern in heartbreaking fashion on Senior Day

Ben Mandell, Asst. Sports Editor

February 19, 2018

Filed under Sports, Wilkes Athletics

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. -- The Wilkes University Colonels fell in their regular season finale on Saturday, 69-66, against the Eastern University Eagles. The Colonels honored their four seniors: starting Andre Spruell (3 points), Zach...

Colonel Athletics in Brief

Luke Modrovsky, Sports Editor

February 16, 2018

Filed under Sports, Wilkes Athletics

2/8 WBB: Desales took control against the Lady Colonels by grabbing a commanding 51-28 halftime lead before extending its victory to 89-46. Sophomore Gianna Roberts led the Lady Colonels’ attack with 10 points and eight reb...

MBB: Colonels clinch postseason berth with win over Misericordia

Ben Mandell, Asst. Sports Editor

February 11, 2018

Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Wilkes Athletics

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. -- The Wilkes University Colonels clinched a spot in the Middle Atlantic Conference Freedom tournament with their 86-72 win over the Misericordia University Cougars. “It feels really good to be back,” junio...

BASE: Michael next head coach

Beacon Staff, Staff Report

February 5, 2018

Filed under Sports, Wilkes Athletics

The acting title is gone, and Brandon Michael is the next head coach of Wilkes Baseball. The Wilkes Alum (‘14) will look to fill the shoes of Nate Ramsey, who departed Wilkes with a record of 28-45.’ “I am truly blesse...

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