Articles by Michael Angelina
Jun. 6, 2014
M. crew finishes season with 19th place finish
The Drexel men’s crew team wrapped up its season with a 19th overall finish at the Intercollegiate Rowing Association National Championships. The team participated in the three-day event from May 30 to June 1 at Mercer Lake in West Windsor, N.J.
May. 22, 2014
Women’s crew finishes third at CAAs
(Ajon Brodie – The Triangle)To cap a fantastic regular season, Drexel sent its women’s crew team to the Colonial Athletic Association Championships May 18 in hopes of another strong showing on the water. The women brought home a third-place finish, successfully medaling in each of the three races for the first time in program history.
May. 16, 2014
Winners and losers of the NFL draft
Cleveland Browns first round draft choice Johnny Manziel arrives for a news conference with the local media at the team’s headquarters on Friday, May 9, 2014, in Berea, Ohio. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal/MCT)The 2014 NFLDraft was one of the most dynamic drafts in recent years. There was depth and talent everywhere, especially with the record 98 underclassmen that declared for the draft. Every year general managers walk away from the draft thinking they hit their marks. However, as fans know very well, that’s false. Every draft has winners and losers; here are this year’s.
May. 9, 2014
Softball team ends year with brutal road losses
Drexel’s softball team had its season all but finished when it hit the road for three in Hempstead, N.Y., to face Hofstra University. The Dragons were in the midst of a six-game skid that had eliminated them from playoff contention in the Colonial Athletic Association. As they were set to face the Pride, the only thing they had left to play for was their own.
May. 2, 2014
Sweep in Charleston ends softball team’s quest
The Drexel softball team traveled to Charleston, S.C., with a chance to make up ground in the Colonial Athletic Association standings and get closer to the playoffs. But after getting swept by the College of Charleston over the weekend, the Dragons’“Road to CAA,” which has been their theme all year, is out of reach.
Apr. 25, 2014
Softball team misses chance to close CAA gap
With two weeks in the regular season left, Drexel’s softball team is making its final push to qualify for the postseason.
Apr. 18, 2014
Softball team nearing .500 after tumultuous week
Inconsistency has plagued Drexel’s softball team all season. After starting the season 3-9, the team turned the season around and reached the .500 mark. They were a game under going into a weekend series against James Madison University. Though they fell below their high water mark for the season, they were trending upward going into the games, winning six of nine since a pair of postponements.
Apr. 11, 2014
Softball spins wheels during frustrating week
The Drexel softball team’s bats were silenced by the University of Delaware in their April 5 doubleheader. The Dragons only surrendered two runs in each game, but were blanked twice, losing both games 2-0.
Apr. 4, 2014
Softball runs win streak to four straight at home
Drexel’s softball team continued its strong play of late to pull even at the .500 mark April 2, sweeping Coppin State University in a double header to run the Dragons’ current winning streak to four games.
Mar. 7, 2014
Women’s basketball routs Towson on Senior Night
After a brutal loss March 2, the Drexel women’s basketball team responded with a blowout victory against Towson University March 5 to head into the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament.