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… Continued

W. lacrosse misses CAA tourney

It was a bittersweet final game for the Drexel women’s lacrosse team: Sweet because the team honored Amanda Norcini and Kelly Palace on Senior Day, but bitter because it turned out to be their final game as Drexel Dragons. The team lost to Hofstra University, 10-2, in the final game… Continued

M. soccer wins first CAA tourney

Jameson Detweiler doesn’t usually go to the net. But in a scoreless, winner-take-all match against The College of William & Mary in the Colonial Athletic Association championship game, the redshirt freshman defender took a chance and followed team captain Tal Bublil into scoring range. In the 26th minute of the… Continued

Huskies bump Dragon field hockey from CAAs

The Drexel field hockey team saw its season come to an end Nov. 8 against Northeastern University in the semifinal round of the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament. After an exciting season, the second-seeded Dragons took on the third-seeded Huskies and fell by a score of 2-0. It was 0-0 heading… Continued

Men’s soccer wins second consecutive CAA title

Have you ever heard the adage “competition breeds champions”? Probably not, because I just made it up. But even though it is a phrase I just pulled out of my skull, it seems to apply greatly to the Drexel men’s soccer team in the Colonial Athletic Association. Because the CAA… Continued

F. hockey grabs No. 2 seed in CAA

The Drexel field hockey team found itself in a familiar position Nov. 3. After a tough loss Nov. 1 to their archrival, the University of Delaware, the Dragons needed to bounce back and get a win. Drexel’s hope for another Colonial Athletic Association Tournament at Vidas Field was gone after… Continued

Women’s lacrosse names Rudloff new head coach

They still have nearly six months until they don their game jerseys again and zip the ball through the air, but the Drexel women’s lacrosse team is excited — very excited — for the 2014 season. Last week’s big announcement that Hannah Rudloff would be the Dragons’ next head coach… Continued

Dillon signs extension through 2020

Coming off a 2012-13 season in which the Drexel women’s basketball team won the Women’s National Invitation Tournament, Athletic Director Eric Zillmer announced May 30 that head coach Denise Dillon has agreed to a multiyear contract extension that will keep her at the school through 2020. The contract extension is… Continued

Men’s lax trio earns CAA honors

A week after being named to the All-Colonial Athletic Association First Team, the Drexel men’s lacrosse team trio that head coach Brian Voelker called the “1-2-3 punch” moved on to the offseason lifestyle. Senior attack Robert Church appeared in the Daskalakis Athletic Center with some scrapes across his face and… Continued

W. lacrosse falls to Towson in CAA Tournament semis

The Drexel University women’s lacrosse team wasn’t able to overcome top-seeded Towson University in the first round of the Colonial Athletic Association Tournament. The Dragons fell to the Tigers 8-7 May 3 in Towson, Md. The loss marked the end of the season for Drexel, with hopes of an NCAA… Continued