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“Team One” is underway at AU

“Team One” is underway at AU

Cass Toliver

January 31, 2019

On Sep. 11, 2017 Ashland University’s athletic department declared that women’s lacrosse will be added as a varsity intercollegiate sport for the 2018-2019 school year. With that in place, an inaugural season is now underway for the AU women’s lacrosse team, also known as Team One. “I’m...

#DanTheMan: Remembering Danny Krispinsky

#DanTheMan: Remembering Danny Krispinsky

January 28, 2019

Danny Krispinsky, women’s head soccer coach, passed away following a long and courageous battle with cancer on Jan. 1 at the age of 35. Krispinsky was an Ashland native that inspired those around him to live their lives to the fullest and with a positive mindset. He used his strong faith and turned...

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...

Eagles turn in multiple first place finishes at Findlay

John Margida

January 18, 2019

The Ashland University Track and Field team went to the Findlay Open this past Saturday (Jan. 12). The Eagles turned in an amazing weekend with multiple first-place finishes. Turning in provisional marks this past weekend was Junior Ellie Jindra in the women’s high jump ladder with a mark of (1.71...

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 defeats Ferris State for 800th program victory

AU defeats Ferris State for 800th program victory

Dean Paolucci

December 2, 2018

The No. 1 Ashland University women’s basketball team picked up their seventh straight win on the season and their second conference win of the year, after defeating the Ferris State Bulldogs 94-60 in Kate’s Gymnasium in Saturday (Dec. 1). The victory marked the Eagle’s 800th program win, becoming...

No. 14 Eagles fall to No. 8 Mountain Cats

No. 14 Eagles fall to No. 8 Mountain Cats

David Amsden

December 1, 2018

The Ashland University wrestling team fell to No. 8 Pitt-Johnstown on the road, 20-12 this past Saturday (Dec. 1). Before this dual meet, AU head coach Josh Hutchens and the rest of his No. 14 Eagles started the season with a 5-0 record in duals. The Eagles as a team had a record of 4-6 on the day...

Young stars on the rise for Eagles

Young stars on the rise for Eagles

Bella Pacinelli

November 16, 2018

Hemleben focuses on including everyone and making her teammates feel that they are appreciated and cared for. “I just want everyone to be the best person they can be, no matter if they are shooting 100 or Sophomores Sophie Hemleben and Hannah Lemons have eminently expanded what the Ashland University...

AU Throwers: Pinnacle of NCAA Division II

AU Throwers: Pinnacle of NCAA Division II

David Amsden

November 16, 2018

Being the top-ranked team in NCAA Division II is an impressive feat to accomplish. To be ranked in the Top 10 for over the past decade is even more impressive. For the Ashland University track and field team winning is something they excel at. The Eagles have something that you would not expect from...

AU wrestling begins quest for another successful season

AU wrestling begins quest for another successful season

Paul Murray

November 16, 2018

The Ashland University wrestling team has started their season off strong with a dual meet win and a couple of strong performances in tournaments. Most recently, the Eagles competed in the Ohio Intercollegiates tournament on Sunday, Nov. 11. The program had five wrestlers that recorded top five finishes...