Sports

Bench players aid men’s basketball in win

SAM OSHLAG TTN Redshirt-senior guard Ramone Moore drives to make a pass against Central Michigan. Sophomore guard Aaron Brown sets career high in win. In the Owls’ home opener, an 86–74 win against Central Michigan last Saturday, sophomore guard Aaron Brown helped the men’s basketball team accomplish something it hadn’t done since its first game of the season.…

Sisters reunite for fencing team

Senior Krystal Jones picks up her fencing career after hiatus. Taking three years off of a sport and returning to play it at the Division-I level is nearly unheard of. That is exactly what senior epee squad member Krystal Jones is doing for the fencing team.…

Peddy lifts Owls in win

CHARLOTTE JACOBSON TTN Senior guard Kristen McCarthy drives toward the basket in win against Auburn. Senior guard Shey Peddy scores a Temple career high. Senior guard Shey Peddy set a milestone in her career as a Temple women’s basketball player in the Owls’ game against the Auburn Tigers at the Liacouras Center last Saturday.…

Settles credits team for success, All-American honors

Senior forward concludes All-American career. The legacy that senior forward Bridget Settles will leave behind as a member of the field hockey program will go beyond her statistics. After being named Atlantic Ten Conference Player of the Week three times as a senior, Settles led a young Owls’ squad to the A-10 Championship game.…

New ice hockey scorer emerges

SAMANTHA GRINNAN TTN Junior forward Sean Nealis (middle) leads the ice hockey club in goals with six goals. Junior forward Sean Nealis leads the club team in scoring. Last year, the ice hockey club finished its season with a trip to American Collegiate Hockey Association Nationals.…

All-State pitchers choose Temple

Peterson brothers seek a smooth transition to Division-I level. For twin brothers and freshmen pitchers Eric and Patrick Peterson, attending college together “just happened.” As graduates of the Charter School of Wilmington, Del.…

Rugby squads prepare for spring

Both the men and women’s rugby clubs will have postseason. The women’s rugby club team had high hopes for the fall season following a year in which the squad finished as finalists in the USA Rugby National College Championships for the Women’s Division-II level.…

Bowl bound

SAM OSHLAG TTN The football team celebrates in the Liacouras Center after accepting an invitation to play in the 2011 Gildan New Mexico Bowl on Dec. 17. The football team will play Wyoming in the New Mexico Bowl.…

Swim club completes fall season

Although Temple does not have a Division I swim team, those students who are aquatically inclined still have the option to swim competitively. The swim club offers a chance for any student that has the ability to swim to join its intramural team.…

Club soccer provides competitive outlet

The women’s soccer club provides all the benefits of playing on a soccer team without requiring the same level of commitment needed to play Temple women’s soccer. “[Club soccer] is a lot less commitment,” said club vice president and junior marketing major Sarah Carter.…