Erica Merson

Preview: Students forgive and forget

SirValiant Brown departed GW for professional basketball with two years of eligibility remaining. Head Coach Tom Penders resigned amid turmoil, although he cited exhaustion. Four players made thousands of dollars worth of illegal phone calls last spring, and Attila Cosby last summer was convicted on seven misdemeanor charges and sent to jail for two and […]

Cross country places second at Invite

Both GW men’s and women’s cross country teams placed second behind East Carolina University in Saturday’s Overton-Pirate Invitational meet in Greenville, N.C. Junior David Talbird led the men’s race finishing fifth out of 39 runners. Freshman Mary Beth McCullough placed sixth out of 29 runners to lead the women’s team. Talbird ran a 26:13, 23 […]

Fall Sports Preview: Women’s soccer returns restored

Finishing last season with a disappointing 5-14 record, the GW women’s soccer team knows what it will take to make it a distant memory:enthusiasm. Head coach Tanya Vogel said her team has returned with more spirit than last year’s team. “Over the last two and a half years, the girls on the team have decided […]

Fall Sports Preview: Women’s soccer returns with attitude

Finishing last season with a disappointing 5-14 record, the GW women’s soccer team knows what it will take to make it a distant memory:enthusiasm. Head coach Tanya Vogel said her team has returned with more spirit than last year’s team. “Over the last two and a half years, the girls on the team have decided […]

Cross country finishes last

The GW women’s cross country teams finished last out of 24 teams at the NCAA Regionals at Penn State University Saturday. The GW men ran without David Azari and Devin Kennington and did not have the five-man roster needed to compete as a team. The meet allowed teams to qualify for an opportunity to contend […]

BBall Preview: Freshmen stand tall

Five exciting freshmen joined the GW women’s basketball team – a squad that is returning from a second-round appearance in last season’s NCAA Tournament. The newcomers show promise, according to GW head coach Joe McKeown. All of them are trying hard to compete and should make contributions this year, McKeown said. Marsheik Witherspoon, Alexis Darling, […]