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Blown save sends Owls to extra innings, a loss

The baseball team just can’t catch a break. Blowing yet another ninth-inning lead and playing in yet another extra-inning game, Temple fell, 8-7, in 11 innings to host La Salle Sunday at Frank DeVincent Field.…

Early five-goal deficit too big to overcome

When the lacrosse team entered its game against No. 18 Rutgers Friday, the Owls wanted to stop the bleeding of their young season. The Owls, who as recently as last season were nationally ranked, had started the season slowly – especially on offense.…

WNBA draft preview

Another Owl will likely enter the professional ranks of the WNBA Wednesday. Kamesha Hairston is a “contender to go in the first round” of the WNBA Draft, according to WNBA.com. The 6-foot forward from Toledo, Ohio, would join Candice Dupree, the sixth overall pick last year, as the second Temple player ever selected in the WNBA Draft.…

Junior’s personal-best day highlights event

Marcos Edghill, a sprinter and hurdler, blew by the competition at Maryland’s Terrapin Invitational Saturday in College Park, Md. The junior sprinter and hurdler set personal records in three of the four events he competed in – the 100 meter dash, 200m dash and 110m hurdles.…

Carver swats first career homer as Owls top La Salle

Senior first baseman Adrienne Repsher needs just one home run to become Temple’s all-time home run leader, but she wasn’t the one slamming the ball over the fences for the softball team Saturday.…

MAC on the mind as spring practice begins

Now that the football team is an official member of the Mid-American Conference, coach Al Golden has set the bar for his team even higher. “Every day, we have a goal that we work for,” Golden said.…

Seniors set to take onpro careers

After being drafted by the Philadelphia Kixx in the Major Indoor Soccer League Draft last month, senior midfielder Ryan Heins said he was just happy to keep the tradition at Temple alive.…

Champions, The Owls capture their 23rd ECAC title.

On a day that could have potentially ended its season, the men’s gymnastics team delivered its finest performance of the year to fly past the rest of the field and claim the Eastern College Athletic Conference Championship.…

Staley inks six-year extension

Nobody will steal Dawn Staley from Temple any time soon. Staley, a Philadelphia native and former WNBA All-Star, reached an agreement on a six-year contract extension to remain the women’s basketball coach, Director of Athletics Bill Bradshaw announced Thursday.…