Sports

Owls’ defensive game plan pays off in win

Senior guard trio step up in the women’s basketball season opener. The women’s basketball team jumped on the Miami (Ohio) RedHawks 70–36 in McGonigle Hall on Friday, starting off right where they finished last season after placing third in the Atlantic Ten Conference and posting a 24–9 record.…

Volleyball honors seniors

PAUL KLEIN TTN Collin Wallace attempts to spike a ball in her final game as an Owls’. The Owls celebrate three seniors’ volleyball careers. Seniors outside hitter Collin Wallace and setters Liz Prang and Rikia Trischuk all paused for flowers, gifts and a picture before Temple (8–20, 4–11 A-10) tried its hand against Atlantic Ten Conference rival Xavier (19–10, 11–4 A-10) for Senior Day on Sunday at McGonigle Hall.…

Cross country teams compete at Mid-Atlantic regionals

The men and women’s cross country teams race Big-5 teams. Freshman Jenna Dubrow, who has led the women’s team at every meet this season, did so again Saturday, finishing in 108th with a time of 24 minutes, 33 seconds, and seven milliseconds at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships at the University of Maryland-Eastern Shore.…

Owls win with identity crisis

The Owls picked up their first win despite missing two players. With two starters out and a couple of its key players in foul trouble, the men’s basketball team was having an identity crisis in last night’s overtime win against Penn.…

Owls pick up ‘lucky’ win

ABI REIMOLD TTN Redshirt senior guard Ramon Moore takes a freethrow during last night’s game. The Owls won their season opener in overtime. Senior guard Juan Fernandez drained a three with 17 seconds remaining in overtime to secure a five-point lead for the Owls, as they went on to win their season opener, 73–67, against Penn on Monday at The Palestra.…

Bowl game appearance still within reach

Last season, the football team went 8–4 overall and 5–3 in the Mid-American Conference and missed the postseason. This year, those two records are the best-case scenarios for the Owls, but a potential postseason bid is still within Temple’s reach.…

Men’s soccer shut out in A-10 first round

PAUL KLEIN TTN Junior midfielder Cody Calafiore dribbles by a player in the game. The men’s soccer team lost its first round matchup against La Salle, 2–0. The Owls’ season came to an abrupt end Thursday with a 2–0 defeat at the hands of the La Salle Explorers in the opening round of the Atlantic Ten Tournament.…

Owls get revenge against Dukes

Women’s volleyball snaps three-game losing streak in final weekend. It took far longer than the team wanted, but the women’s volleyball team finally came away with the win in a nail bitter against Duquesne on Friday at McGonigle Hall.…