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Soccer Shuts Down Rivals: Eagle Men Edge Out Seahawks, 2-0

September 20, 2007 |

BY JOEY MERKEL

Good luck to the collective Capital Athletic Conference offense.

The University of Mary Washington men’s soccer team earned its sixth shut out of the year yesterday, defeating St. Mary’s College of MD, 2-0.

After losing the … Read More

UMW Hit for Hit with Top Teams

September 13, 2007 |

BY NICK NELSON

Battling scorching heat and intense competition, the University of Mary Washington men’s tennis team opened the season with a two day invitational tournament last weekend.

The Eagles are returning with every player from last year’s team … Read More

Eagles Silence Buzz: Soccer Earns 8-0 Win Over Shenandoah Hornets

September 13, 2007 |

BY LAUREN BOSTON

Senior Emily Talbot may be listed as a defender on the women’s soccer roster, but that isn’t all she has to offer.

Twelve minutes into Saturday’s 8-0 blowout against Shenandoah, Talbot scored her first goal as an … Read More

Sweet Smell of Pigskin Returns

September 13, 2007 |

By GOVINDA AVASARALA

AFC East- Formerly the toughest division in the NFL, the AFC East is now the New England Patriots and three other teams. If Tom Brady and his three new Brady-ettes (wide receivers Randy Moss, Donte’ Stallworth, and … Read More

Sellman New Coach

September 6, 2007 |

BY NICK NELSON

When the University of Mary Washington swim team opens their season on Oct. 5, there will be a stranger among familiar faces: new head coach Matt Sellman.

Sellman took the job in early July after previous … Read More

Eagles Play for Cure: Volleyball Team Helps Support Breast Cancer Cause

September 6, 2007 |

BY TONY MORRIS

An ace or block has never meant so much to the University of Mary Washington volleyball team.

The Eagles are raising money for breast cancer research through a season long ‘Ace for a Cure’ program, with donations … Read More

Football Star Falls from Grace: Vick Pleads Guilty in Dogfighting Charges

September 6, 2007 |

BY JOEY MERKEL

NFL hotshot Michael Vick may have apologized for his role in dogfighting, but students like junior Pat Whelan aren’t satisfied. “I think Michael Vick should be in jail for at least a year and a half, … Read More

Varsity Program sCrewed

September 6, 2007 |

BY LAUREN BOSTON

Veteran rowers and recruits alike went to last week’s team meeting, eager to prepare for upcoming competitions.

Instead, they learned there would be no season at all.

Fifteen minutes before the Aug. 29 informational meeting, athletic … Read More

Eagle Women Top Bison in Semi-Finals

February 22, 2007 |

By MONICA OWENS

For the University of Mary Washington’s women’s basketball team, the CAC Semifinals are the beginning of the end.  A season’s worth of hard practice and fine-tuning comes down to the final buzzer as the Eagle women prove … Read More

Tennis Team Tops Roanoke Maroons

February 22, 2007 |

By WHITNEY JORDAN

As Arthur Ashe once said, “One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.” The University of Mary Washington’s men’s tennis team captured this seniment when they swept the Roanoke Maroons this … Read More

Women Split This Week's Double-Header

February 22, 2007 |

By MARIE PURKERT

The University of Mary Washington’s  women’s tennis teams split its two matches against Methodist University and Division One UNC Wilmington on Sunday. The Eagle women first fell to the Wilmington Seahawks, 8-1, but then rallied to top … Read More

UMW Ready For Spring Ball

February 8, 2007 |

By WHITNEY JORDON

With the loss of three key players to graduation and a disappointing fall in the final round of the CAC Championship Tournament last year, the University of Mary Washington’s baseball team is striving to get back on … Read More

Eagle Men Win Record-Setting Game

February 8, 2007 |

By MONICA OWENS

The University of Mary Washington had more than a victory to celebrate on Tuesday as they exited the court in Goolrick Gymnasium. Senior Mike Lee shot his fifteen-hundredth point during the game.  He is the third player … Read More

UMW Eagle Women Cruise By Sea Gulls

February 8, 2007 |

By MARY PURKERT

The University of Mary Washington Women’s basketball team not only silenced Salisbury fans, but Salisbury’s coach as well, in their 72-51 win over the Sea Gulls in Goolrick Gynasium Tuesday. The Sea Gulls coach, who prior to … Read More

Saints March In, Stomp On Eagle Men (77-73)

February 1, 2007 |

By JENICA SEMLER

When Thursday’s game against Marymount University ended and the Saints had won, the University of Mary Washington’s fans filed out of Goolrick Gymnasium in near silence.  It was the first home game this season that the Eagles … Read More

Basketball Rallies For Home Win

February 1, 2007 |

By MONICA OWENS

The stands were rowdy, fans were screaming and the adrenaline was high. There was never a question as to whether the Eagles were ready to beat their long-time rivals, the Marymount Saints, at home court. It was … Read More

Frisbee Team Returns

April 22, 2006 |

BY BRITTANY DEVRIES

Lazlo’s Weenie World may not mean very much to most people, but there are a group of frisbee players who see it as the core of their lives.

Hugh Lowry, ’77 alum, and his wife, Mary, … Read More