The Beacon

Kirsten Peters is a sophomore communication studies major with concentrations in multimedia journalism and broadcast production.

Peters joined The Beacon as a sports staff writer in the Fall 2017 semester before earning a Co-Sports Editor position alongside Ben Mandell for the Fall 2018 semester.

In addition to writing about sports, Peters is the Sports Director/Anchor of the Wilkes Now television show on campus.

Peters's love for sports doesn't stop there, as she was the Wilkes University Baseball Intern last year and will be continuing her scorekeeping and photography positions this year. Furthermore, she is adding Baseball Social Media Director to her list of credentials.

Peters has a passion for photography and runs her own photography account (@_KAPphotography) on social media.

Kirsten Peters, Co-Sports Editor

Sep 19, 2018
Football clinches first win 30-27 in overtime against LVC (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
McNichol, Macciocco, Drach, Limouze hired as new head coaches (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
Football program shifts focus for upcoming season (Story)
May 05, 2018
BASE: Miscues cost Colonels in game one of the MAC Freedom playoffs (Media)
Apr 17, 2018
BASE: Wilkes wins series finale against Manhattanville 13-6 (Story/Media)
Apr 10, 2018
BASE: Wilkes breaks out the brooms in series with King’s (Story)
Apr 02, 2018
UPDATED: Beacon Sports team announces first “Athlete of the Year” tournament (Story)
Mar 27, 2018
BASE: Colonels take game from defending conference champions (Story)
Mar 19, 2018
BASE: Colonels play eight games in Myrtle Beach (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
BASE: Spring Preview (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
WBB: Lady Colonels fall in Senior Day affair (Story)
Feb 16, 2018
AOTW: Kelsey Yustat, sophomore basketball player (Media)
Feb 16, 2018
MVB: Colonels drop first-ever MAC home opener to Messiah (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
WBB: Yustat’s career-high not enough to lift Lady Colonels (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
MBB: Colonels top Cougars in OT thriller for pivotal road win (Media)
Nov 13, 2017
XC: Regionals (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
FH: Late rally falls short, 3-2 (Story)
Oct 31, 2017
Anthem protests continue (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
WSOC: Towlen’s goal lifts Lady Colonels in victory over #18 Misericordia (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
WVB: Pediatric Cancer Night (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
New intramurals director leads program (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Fall sports emphasize pre-game preparation & traditions (Story)
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