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New Rinehart Room to open in Kates Gymnasium

Cassidy Tolliver

August 22, 2019

The Rinehart Room and the Mary C. Miller Student-Athlete Enrichment Center in Ashland University’s Physical Education Center will have their dedications on Sept. 5 at 1:00 p.m. The creation of the Rinehart Room and the Mary C. Miller Student-Athlete Enrichment Center was supported by a donatio...

Martinelli Field gets fresh turf prior to 2019 football season

Martinelli Field gets fresh turf prior to 2019 football season

Leah Burtscher

August 22, 2019

Ashland University athletic facilities recently replaced the turf on the Jack Miller Stadium-Fred Martinelli Field. The installation process started the first week of June and was completed before summer football camps began in July. This is one of multiple renovations AU athletic facilities has in...

AU baseball has unforgettable 2019 season

AU baseball has unforgettable 2019 season

Leah Burtscher

August 22, 2019

It is no secret Ashland University’s baseball team had a successful season this past spring. From matching the school record of 48 wins (set in 2002) overall during the season and breaking the school record for strikeouts, to ultimately making it to the World Series, the AU baseball team had a season...

“Don’t ask for easy, only ask for possible”

“Don’t ask for easy, only ask for possible”

Evan Laux

August 22, 2019

The 2018-2019 athletic season will go down as a special moment in Ashland University history; a year of firsts and a year of great accomplishments all across the board. Men's tennis returned to campus for the first time since the mid-1990s while esports and women’s lacrosse had their inaugural year...

Alumni Spotlight: Katie Nageotte shines at USATF National Championships

Alumni Spotlight: Katie Nageotte shines at USATF National Championships

Evan Laux

August 22, 2019

28 year-old Katie Nageotte, a former Eagle, has been making waves in the track and field world as she has consistently been climbing the ranks towards being the world's best female pole vaulter. Nageotte was born in Lakewood, Ohio and raised in Olmsted Falls where she graduated high school in the...

Eagles double down on national championship team titles

Eagles double down on national championship team titles

Evan Laux

June 2, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...