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Ben Mandell
Ben Mandell is currently the co-sports editor. Mandell began as a staff writer in Fall 2017, promoted to assistant editor in Spring 2018 and was promoted to his current role in Fall 2018.

He is a junior double majoring in communication studies and history

Mandell is responsible for working with the other co-sports editor in all aspects of production of the sports section.

He is a member of the Wilkes Football team and also plays an important role as a member of the 90.7 WCLH Sports Team, Wilkes University Radio, and was recently promoted to Assistant Sports Director.

Ben Mandell, Co-Sports Editor

Jan 18, 2019
Yankees and Red Sox renew “The Rivalry” in ALDS (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
MSOC: Colonels bounce back and beat Scranton 3-1 (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
Wright calls it a career (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
MSOC: Colonels shut out Defenders with 4-0 victory (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
New times for Wilkes Athletics (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
McNichol, Macciocco, Drach, Limouze hired as new head coaches (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
Evolution of MLB analytics (Story)
Apr 17, 2018
Wilkes tops King’s in blowout fashion 12-5 (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
SB: Lady Colonels split doubleheader with King’s (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
UPDATED: Beacon Sports team announces first “Athlete of the Year” tournament (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
MBB: Wilkes’ Season ends with ECAC semifinals loss (Story)
Mar 03, 2018
MBB: Wilkes advances to ECAC semifinals with 77-62 win over Penn State-Behrend (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
BREAKING: Wilkes earns spot in ECAC Tournament (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
MBB: Metz named MAC Freedom Coach of the Year (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
MBB: Colonels fall in MAC Freedom playoffs (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
MBB: Colonels fall to Eastern in heartbreaking fashion on Senior Day (Story)
Feb 19, 2018
MBB: Colonels fall to Eastern in heartbreaking fashion on Senior Day (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
MBB: Offense explodes as Colonels rout Monarchs 101-72 (Story)
Feb 11, 2018
MBB: Colonels clinch postseason berth with win over Misericordia (Story)
Feb 09, 2018
MBB: Colonels inch closer to playoffs with win over DeSales (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
AOTW: Tommy Bowen, junior basketball player (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
Colonels take care of business with 86-59 win (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
Colonel Athletics in brief — Jan. 30 (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
MBB: Colonels escape trap game with 58-57 win over Delaware Valley (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
MBB: Colonels top Cougars in OT thriller for pivotal road win (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
MBB: Colonels top Cougars 87-82 in OT thriller (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
MBB: Colonels make a statement with big win over DeSales (Story)
Dec 06, 2017
MBB: Wilkes rolls past visiting Summit in rout (Story)
Dec 02, 2017
MBB: Late surge fallen short as visiting Messiah drops Wilkes (Story)
Nov 21, 2017
MBB: Colonels stay perfect with 74-65 win over PSU Wilkes-Barre (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
MBB: Wilkes drops Penn State Hazleton in 83-58 rout (Story)
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