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Eagles Sadly Fall to the Falcons

Megan Furby

January 19, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

The Ashland University Eagles wrestling team traveled to Massillon High School to compete against the Notre Dame Falcons Sunday, Jan. 14. The Eagles lost 19-18. “Sunday was a tough team. We have been fortunate to wrestle several tough teams already this season and plenty more before we are finished....

Ashland University to Honor 50 Years of Kates Gymnasium

Ashland University to Honor 50 Years of Kates Gymnasium

Zach Read

January 18, 2018


Filed under SHOWCASE, SPORTS

It is a Saturday afternoon in the middle of winter, snow is coming down outside. Fans are pouring into Charles Kates Gymnasium for an action packed day of college basketball. They walk into the King Street entrance to the complex, where they see the history, tradition and memorabilia of over 50 years...

The Eagles use the last 34 seconds to trounce GVSU

Justin Davis

January 12, 2018


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The Ashland University Eagles Men’s Basketball team combined clutch shooting along with a dominating second half performance by Redshirt Junior Guard Ben Haraway to propel the Eagles (13-3, 6-2 GLIAC) to their eighth-straight win in a match against the Grand Valley State Lakers (8-8, 3-5 GLIAC). “Our...

AU Dominates On the Mat

Megan Furby

January 12, 2018


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On Wednesday, Jan. 10th, the Ashland University wrestling team, faced off against D-III Mount Union at Kate’s Gymnasium. The Eagles gave the Purple Raiders their first upset of the season finishing with a 24-10 score. Ashland senior Bob Mason (7-3) is ranked in the ninth spot at 141 pounds, sophomore...

Eagles fall to No. 5 ranked Ferris State 91-57

Steve Shrenkle

January 9, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

On Saturday evening, in Big Rapids, Mich, the Ashland University's men’s basketball team fell to the No. 5 ranked Ferris State Bulldogs 91-57 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play. With the loss, the Eagles fall to 5-3 overall while being 0-2 in the GLIAC conference. The Bulldogs...

Eagles finish road trip with close victory over Northern Michigan

Steven Shrenkel

January 8, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

The Ashland University men’s basketball team finished their road trip and extended their winning streak to seven with a close 55-54 victory over the Northern Michigan Wildcats on Saturday afternoon. The Eagles improved their record to 12-3 overall while being 5-2 in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate...

No. 1 Eagles Defeat Ferris State After Strong Third Quarter

Zach Read

December 15, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, Uncategorized

On Saturday night (Dec. 2) the Ashland University women’s basketball team faced the worst field goal shooting night of the 2017-2018 season, and still won by a margin of 26 points. The Eagles (8-0, 2-0) defeated Ferris State (6-2, 1-1) 95-69 in their second Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic...

No. 1 Eagles Dominate in GLIAC Opener

Zach Read

December 4, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, Uncategorized

Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play has begun for the Ashland University women’s basketball team, but the way they play and win basketball games has not changed. The No. 1 Eagles (7-0,1-0) traveled to Lake Superior State University on Nov. 30 and routed the Lakers on their home...

No. 1 Ashland defeats No. 8 Lubbock Christian in first test of the season

Zach Read

November 28, 2017


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The Ashland University women’s basketball team faced their first big test of the season and succeeded by defeating Lubbock Christian 79-66. The No. 1 Eagles (5-0) competed in the Saint Mary’s Thanksgiving Classic in San Antonio, Texas last Friday (Nov. 24) and came out with a win against the No....

Snyder breaks rebounding record to lead eagles to victory in Texas

Zach Read

November 28, 2017


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After a challenging first game at the St. Mary’s Thanksgiving Classic in San Antonio, Texas, the Ashland University women’s basketball team did not face much adversity in their second matchup against St. Mary’s on Saturday (Nov. 25). Coming off of a strong 79-66 win against No. 8 Lubbock Christian...

Eagles hang on to knock off two-time defending champion Bearcats

Steve Shrenkle

November 20, 2017


Filed under SPORTS

The Ashland Eagles took on the two-time defending NCAA Division II national champions Northwest Missouri State, Saturday at Jack Miler Stadium. The head to head battle saw the Eagles hang on and come out on top 21-18. The victory gave Ashland’s football team their second NCAA Division II playoff...

Eight Eagles place at Findlay

Megan Furby

November 20, 2017


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The Ashland University wrestling team traveled to Findlay on Saturday (Nov. 18) to compete in the Findlay Open. The Eagles saw eight team members place. Sophomore, Christian Price competed in the 174 pound class and has taken first place for two consecutive weeks. First at the Ohio Intercollegiate...