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Eagles win first ever national title

Eagles win first ever national title

Zach Read

March 10, 2019

One point is what decided the NCAA Division II Men’s Indoor Track and Field National Championship on Saturday in Pittsburgh, Kansas, and the 13 men from Ashland, Ohio were able to bring home the program’s first ever team national title. It all came down to the final event, the 4x400-meter relay for t...

A tale of two seniors

A tale of two seniors

Bree Gannon

March 1, 2019

“They have been able to lead this team by their actions. They are two of our hardest workers, they are steady, consistent and I think that is an incredibly important quality in a leader.” Ashland University women’s basketball head coach Kari Pickens stated the above after being asked about...

Noble a hug part of Eagles success

Noble a hug part of Eagles success

Nate Powalie and Zach Read

January 31, 2019

It is Feb. 10, 2018, and Kates Gymnasium is packed as the Ashland University men’s basketball team hosts the No. 3 team in the country, Ferris State. With 1.5 seconds left in regulation, the Eagles nail a corner three right next to the bench to put them up 76-73. There is pandemonium in the gym....

Men’s basketball: Making history one game at a time

Men’s basketball: Making history one game at a time

Bree Gannon

January 19, 2019

Terry Bradshaw once said, “When you have something to prove, there is nothing greater than a challenge.” The greatest challenge the Ashland University men’s basketball team has faced is being better than they were in previous seasons. 13-0. The second best start to a season in program history...

New year, same goals for AU women’s basketball

New year, same goals for AU women’s basketball

Zach Read

January 18, 2019

As the new year dawns in 2019, the second half of the season is underway for the sixth-ranked Ashland University women’s basketball team as they start another run towards postseason success. The Eagles (15-1, 7-1 GLIAC) are not new to the concept of success, but adversity in the regular season is...

No days off for athletes over winter break

No days off for athletes over winter break

David Amsden

January 18, 2019

The Ashland University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams traveled to Orlando, Fla. over winter break for their annual training trip. It’s a time for the team to train, laugh, travel and make memories as a team. On the morning of Dec. 31 at 2:30 a.m., the team departed from Ashland,...

AU Men’s Basketball Midseason Recap

AU Men’s Basketball Midseason Recap

Justin Davis

January 16, 2019

The Ashland University Men's Basketball Team is ranked No. 8 in the nation and are sitting atop of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The Eagles are 14-1 and lead the GLIAC in the defensive categories of points per game and field goal percentage. Junior center Drew Noble was named...

AU volleyball continues a season for the books

AU volleyball continues a season for the books

Zach Read

October 26, 2018

The Ashland University volleyball team is having a season to remember under first year head coach Kevin Foeman. With a record of 20-5 and 11-2 in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, the Eagles are having their best season since the 2013 when they made it to the NCAA Division II Midwest...

Women’s soccer makes push for postseason

Women’s soccer makes push for postseason

Zach Read

October 5, 2018

It is the summer of 2018 and Ashland University women’s soccer head coach Danny Krispinsky announces to his players that he will be stepping down for the season because cancer has returned to his body. After the hire of interim head coach Taylor Clarke, a former graduate assistant for the Eagles...

#BucketList

#BucketList

Noah Cloonan

September 21, 2018

College can be an amazing time to learn, have fun, meet new people and create memories that will last a lifetime. Recent Ashland University graduate Derek Stallard did all of that and more: he took it upon himself to make his last semester his most interesting and memorable by creating a Bucket List....