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AOTW: Joe Lane

AOTW: Joe Lane

September 24, 2014

Seniors looking forward to beating Lycoming in final homecoming game

Jared Powell, Sports Writer

September 24, 2014

On Saturday September 27, Wilkes University will have its most important test of the season when they host Lycoming College on their homecoming game. For all seniors this will be the last time they get to suit up for homecoming...

Welcoming Freshmen Football Players

Brandon Gubitosa, Sports Editor

September 9, 2014

Name: Aaron Sadowski Position: Defensive End High School: Conrad Weiser Major: Finance Favorite Food: Steak Where do you picture yourself in 10 years? : Working at a financial firm as a financial analyst Why did you choose to come to Wilkes? : For its academics and fo...

New era begins in Wilkes football

Brandon Gubitosa, Staff Writer

March 20, 2014

Since 1946 Wilkes began playing football and since then there has been plenty of history within the program. In their first season, the Colonels went 6-0 under Coach George Ralston. He posted a 41-32-4 record from 1946-54 and...

Major changes happening among coaches

Brandon Gubitosa, Staff Writer

March 20, 2014

Within the past few weeks there have been several coaching changes on campus. So far football coach Frank Sheptock has stepped down as coach and Trey Brown has been hired. Men’s basketball coach Jerry Rickrode is stepping...

Athletics seeks to fill football, field hockey coaching

Bill Conway, Staff Writer

February 25, 2014

The Wilkes University Athletic Department is still looking to fill coaching vacancies within two of its programs and as of now no announcements have been made. Both the football team and the field hockey team are left with...

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