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Jack St. Claire, 80

Jack St. Clair, who coached the men’s cross country and track and field teams, died last Wednesday of an illness he had battled for a long time. He was 80. St.…

At championship, Owls look to make use of home-floor advantage

The men’s gymnastics team has had its share of glory through the years, winning 14 Eastern College Athletic Conference titles in coach Fred Turoff’s 31 seasons at the helm.Now, Turoff wants this year’s squad to add to that tradition.…

All-America title fits freshman at championship

Samantha Myles got a phone call she never expected. Coach Nikki Franke called the junior Foilist last Friday night, less than a day before the NCAA Fencing Championships to tell Myles she had been awarded an at-large spot.…

Comeback bid fizzles into a loss

Trailing Old Dominion by four goals at halftime, Casey Cech and the lacrosse team came to an understanding. “We realized that we only had 30 minutes left to fight,” the senior said.…

Bats come alive to spark win

This was not the kind of start to the Atlantic Ten Conference schedule the baseball team had in mind. Temple split its doubleheader with visiting Massachusetts Sunday at Skip Wilson Field, but lost the three-game series, as they also dropped Friday’s opener at La Salle’s Hank DeVincent Field.…

After 2nd-round loss, Staley seeks ‘big win’

RALEIGH, N.C. – A sense of desperation seems to be growing among members of the women’s basketball team. After losing to Duke, the No. 1-ranked team in the nation, in the second round of the NCAA Tournament last week, the problem became more evident.…

They fought the power together

It was a photograph that shook the world: Two Olympic U.S. sprinters on a medal stand, one in the center and the other to the left. One has his black-gloved right fist raised to the sky, and the other has his black-gloved left fist in the air.…

Owls duke it out, but Blue Devils prevail

RALEIGH, N.C. – A group of blue-shirted fans started the “Let’s Go Duke” chant as the clock ran down on Temple’s season Tuesday. In the end, the Owls just didn’t have enough firepower to overcome the top-ranked team in the nation.…

Owls: Nothing to lose against No. 1 Duke

RALEIGH, N.C. – For only the third time in program history, the women’s basketball team has advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament. But to make it to the Sweet 16, a round that Temple has never reached, the Owls will need to take down the No.…

Bad weather cancels Tuesday’s game

The baseball team’s game against Lehigh today is canceled due to the inclement weather that hit the area over the weekend. It marked the fourth straight game that was canceled, as contests against Binghamton, Iona and Long Island were called off over the weekend.…