Sports


Freshman Madeline Thompson puts up a three-pointer during Midnight Madness on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. (Gunnar Ward / McDaniel Free Press).

Basketball lines up for an all-in season

The men’s and women’s basketball teams came together to host Midnight Madness on Thursday night. The fun and energetic event kicked off the upcoming season and was an opportunity to…







Cheer coach Amanda Thiell. (Photo courtesy of McDaniel Cheer Team).

Cheer alumna takes head coach position

Amanda Thiell has been named McDaniel’s Cheer Team head coach for the 2018 season. The announcement came after a vacancy in the position following former Head Coach Julia Linko’s departure…


Photo by Olivia Storer.

Athletes attend NCAA leadership workshop

Hannah Ravenscroft, a women’s basketball sophomore, enjoyed learning about her own personal leadership style during a rare meeting of the future leaders from the sophomore class of McDaniel’s sports teams….


Photo courtesy of McDaniel Athletics.

Just shoot it

Swish. Swish. Swish. The crowd roared. People started jumping and screaming as they witnessed something that had not happened since 1991 – even if they weren’t aware of it at…