Sports

Postseason hopes get boost with tight victory

Wins just don’t seem to come easy for the baseball team. Battling back from two blown leads and surviving a scary ninth inning Sunday, Temple salvaged the final game from its weekend series with visiting Xavier at Skip Wilson Field.…

Tight end hauls in halftime award, TD

The sun came out in full force Saturday for the annual Cherry and White intrasquad football game and Kevin Armstrong could feel the difference. “It was hot,” Armstrong said as he stood near the 50-yard line on a field at the Ambler Sports Complex.…

Fighting for job security

There is a new competitive edge emanating from the football team this season. In the annual intra-squad Cherry and White Game, the White team edged the Cherry team, 17-14, at the Ambler Sports Complex Saturday.…

Showing at championship not enough to deter senior

In trying to build a national reputation, the volleyball club found its platform last weekend at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky. While there, at the National Intramural-Recreational Sports Association championship tournament, the Owls won four of their nine matches.…

Club looking to shoot down competition

Two years ago, the paintball club was merely a dream of Mike Abramowitz, an enthusiast of the sport. That dream came to fruition last year. Now Abramowitz and the paintball club are headed to Dallas this weekend to compete against more than 70 of the country’s best teams at the National Collegiate Paintball Championships.…

Freshman could help out team in the middle

Cayleigh Ashman’s high school volleyball career ended in storybook fashion last fall. Ashman, a senior on the volleyball team at Bishop Shanahan High, in Downingtown, Pa., led the Eagles to their first District I title and helped the squad reach the semifinals of the PIAA Class AAA Championships.…

Team will take to field after 4 cancellations

The softball team is hungry to add to its three-game win streak on Wednesday after its last four games were cancelled. The Owls have not been able to take the field since April 11 because of the recent rash of inclement weather.…

Delivering his best

After playing the role of both outfielder and pitcher in his first two seasons, junior Tom Dolan is largely focusing on his pitching this year. Perhaps that was a good decision.…

Goals, not weather, spoil game

Heavy rain, frigid temperatures and the wind could not keep the lacrosse team from playing its game against George Washington Sunday, but the Colonials stopped the Owls from continuing their Atlantic Ten Conference win streak.…