Sports

The women's soccer team takes the ECAC championship. (Gunnar Ward / McDaniel Free Press)

Women’s soccer crowned ECAC champions

McDaniel women’s soccer won the Eastern College Athletic Conference Division III Championship after defeating Albright 3-2 at Gill Stadium on Sunday afternoon. Bringing home championship hardware came on the heels…


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…







The women's basketball team during warmups.

A new era of women’s basketball

Basketball at McDaniel generally has a good turnout in terms of student support and a vocal fan base. But something was different this time. From the first women’s basketball home…





Lauren Wells celebrates a point. Photo by Atticus Rice.

Volleyball splits Senior Day Homecoming Tri-match

Tipping off and closing out Saturday’s homecoming festivities from a vibrantly decorated Gill Center was McDaniel volleyball who faced off against Muhlenberg and Lancaster Bible College. The tri-match marked the…