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Eagles double down on national championship team titles

Eagles double down on national championship team titles

Evan Laux

June 2, 2019


Filed under CAMPUS/COMMUNITY, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Many university track and field teams across the country would kill to have an NCAA national championship title under their belt, but for Ashland University, one alone wasn’t enough. On March 9, Ashland’s men’s track and field team won its first ever NCAA Division II indoor team national championship...

Ashland University hosts fourth annual ASHPY Awards

Ashland University hosts fourth annual ASHPY Awards

Dean Paolucci

April 28, 2019


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For the fourth consecutive year at Ashland University, the ASHPY Award winners were announced for the 2018-19 athletic season. The ASPHY’s were created by the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) of Ashland University were created with the purpose of honoring athletic accomplishments for both...

Eagles Split Two Game Series with Northwest on Senior Day, Look Forward to Tournament

Eagles Split Two Game Series with Northwest on Senior Day, Look Forward to Tournament

Dean Paolucci

April 28, 2019


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The regular season for the Ashland University softball team officially came to an end on Saturday, when the Eagles faced the University of Purdue Northwest Pride in a two-game series at Baldwin Wallace University. The Eagles split the series against the Pride by falling in the first game 5-0, but...

Eagles Sweep Rangers in Final Regular Season Home Games

Dean Paolucci

April 24, 2019


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The Ashland University softball team was able to finish out their final two regular season home games against the University of Wisconsin-Parkside Rangers via a two-game sweep of the Rangers this past Tuesday. The Eagles (31-19) were able to defeat the Rangers (7-41) in the first game by a score of...

Kylie Asmus: The First Basewoman

Kylie Asmus: The First Basewoman

Cassidy Tolliver

April 24, 2019


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The Ashland University Women’s Softball Team stands 16-12 in the conference and 31-19 overall. This makes the softball team 3rd in the GLIAC conference for this season. First baseman and senior, Kylie Asmus, has aided to the wins for the team with her .320 batting average and 24 runs scored. Asmus...

Peters looks to finish senior season strong

Peters looks to finish senior season strong

Nate Powalie and Justin Davis

April 13, 2019


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It is a chilly March 23 at Donges Field, and a senior right-hander takes the mound wearing a purple jersey with white pants. On a chilly but sunny 41-degree day, Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference baseball officially began for the Ashland Eagles against the Rangers from the University o...

Eagles prepare for annual spring game

Eagles prepare for annual spring game

Mason Jones

April 13, 2019


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The school year may be winding down, but preparations for the 2019 football season is just getting started. While the season doesn’t start until August, there is still a lot of work to be done, including the annual spring game that will take place on Saturday, April 13 at 1 p.m. The spring game...

#LoganStrong

#LoganStrong

Zach Read

April 12, 2019


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“Find moments of significance in your life that make you a better athlete and a better person.” This was the quote that Ashland University Head Track and Field Coach Jud Logan gave to his team at the beginning of the 2018-2019 season in September. Little did Logan know that the quote would be his...

A team player

A team player

Cassidy Tolliver

March 26, 2019


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The Ashland University Women’s Lacrosse Team is heading towards the end of their season, but it doesn’t stop there. For junior lacrosse player Sofia Michael, it is much more than a one season a year event. Michael attended Junior College for lacrosse before attending Ashland University and...

Eagles Softball Splits Two-Game Series Against #8 Lakers

Dean Paolucci

March 24, 2019


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For the Ashland University softball team, the team was able to split a two-game series against the Grand Valley State Lakers, who were ranked eighth in the country, this past Sunday. The Eagles took the first game 4-3, while the second game was a different story, however, when the Eagles fell 14-6. The...

Myles Pringle: Lunging towards the finish line

Myles Pringle: Lunging towards the finish line

Evan Laux

March 22, 2019


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The crowd is on their feet, teammates are screaming, the building is shaking … the entire indoor season has led up to this moment. It all comes down to one race. In the final event of the 2019 NCAA Division II Indoor Championships on March 9 at Pittsburg State (Kan.), the Eagles' men's 4x400-meter re...

THE 19 POINT THROWS

THE 19 POINT THROWS

Steve Shrenkel

March 22, 2019


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When the Ashland University men’s indoor track and field team won its first ever NCAA Division II Men’s Indoor Track and Field Championship in Pittsburgh, Kansas, all eyes were focused on the 4x400-meter relay team who brought home the winning point for the title. There was a group of competitors, however, w...