Men’s Basketball: Updated Spectator Policy for Athletic Events

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Gettysburg College will welcome spectators to indoor home athletic events while following procedures and guidelines to ensure the health and safety of student-athletes, coaches, staff, and members of the local community.   All individuals entering campus buildings are required to wear masks regardless of their vaccination status. Masks must fully cover the …

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Janet Powers wins inaugural Outstanding Contribution Award from Gettysburg Connection

The Connection is pleased to announce the first awardee in our Outstanding Contributions Award Series. The award honors Adams County residents who have made a difference in the lives of people in our community. The winner is Janet Powers of Gettysburg who Is honored for her work with the Mediation Services of Adams County (MSAC) …

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Wrestling: Martin Pins Down Win at Messiah

GRANTHAM, Pa. – Senior Ray Martin (Downingtown, Pa./West Chester Henderson) posted his eighth pin of the season as Gettysburg College dropped a 33-13 non-conference decision at Messiah University on Friday night.  Messiah 33, Gettysburg 13 125: Hunter Rinehart (M) pinned Bobby Crofford (G), 2:47 (6-0) 133: Luke Kowalski (G) maj. dec. Jordan Howard (M), 9-1 (6-4) …

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Mens’ Swimming: Men’s Swimming Sweeps by McDaniel

Results WESTMINSTER, Md. – Seniors Sam Nonemaker (Shippensburg, Pa./Shippensburg), Oliver Pickering (Millburn, N.J./Millburn), and Duncan Proxmire (McLean, Va./Langley) each won two events as Gettysburg College swept past McDaniel College for a 78-16 victory in a Centennial Conference dual meet at Harlow Pool on Friday night.   Team Score McDaniel (2-7, 0-6 CC) 16 Gettysburg (5-3, …

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Women’s Swimming: Basketball Schedule Change, Updated Spectator Policy

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The opening week of the spring semester back at Gettysburg College will see a change to the men’s basketball schedule and new guidelines for social gatherings on campus impacting attendance at upcoming athletic events.   The men’s basketball game with Dickinson College originally scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 19, has been shifted back …

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Wrestling: Mougalian, Stein Pick Up Wins at McDaniel

WESTMINSTER, Md. – Juniors Jake Stein (Basking Ridge, N.J./Ridge) and Eric Mougalian (Kinnelon, N.J./Kinnelon) each secured individual victories, but Gettysburg College was unable to gain a team victory in its Centennial Conference dual opener as host McDaniel College earned a 35-7 decision on Wednesday night.  McDaniel 35, Gettysburg 7 125: Alex DuFour (M) pinned Bobby Crofford …

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Mens’ Swimming: Proxmire Earns CC Weekly Award

LANCASTER, Pa. – Senior Duncan Proxmire (McLean, Va./Langley) was named the Centennial Conference Swimmer of the Week following his performance in a non-conference dual meet against Washington & Lee University last weekend.   Proxmire earned his first weekly award from the conference after posting a pair of individual wins against the Generals. The senior led …

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Men’s Basketball: Basketball Schedule Change, Updated Spectator Policy

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The opening week of the spring semester back at Gettysburg College will see a change to the men’s basketball schedule and new guidelines for social gatherings on campus impacting attendance at upcoming athletic events.   The men’s basketball game with Dickinson College originally scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 19, has been shifted back …

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Women’s Basketball: Basketball Schedule Change, Updated Spectator Policy

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The opening week of the spring semester back at Gettysburg College will see a change to the men’s basketball schedule and new guidelines for social gatherings on campus impacting attendance at upcoming athletic events.   The men’s basketball game with Dickinson College originally scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 19, has been shifted back …

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Mens’ Swimming: Basketball Schedule Change, Updated Spectator Policy

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The opening week of the spring semester back at Gettysburg College will see a change to the men’s basketball schedule and new guidelines for social gatherings on campus impacting attendance at upcoming athletic events.   The men’s basketball game with Dickinson College originally scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 19, has been shifted back …

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Wrestling: Elizabethtown Slips Past Gettysburg

ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. – Gettysburg College made a late run in its non-conference dual with Elizabethtown College, but the Blue Jays earned a victory in the final match to pull out a 26-20 decision on Wednesday night.  Elizabethtown 26, Gettysburg 20 125: Ethan Liptzin (EC) won by forfeit (6-0) 133: Luke Kowalski (GC) tech. fall Domenic Rodriguez, …

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Wrestling: Spectator Policy for Athletic Events

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Gettysburg College will welcome spectators to indoor home athletic events while following procedures and guidelines to ensure the health and safety of student-athletes, coaches, staff, and members of the local community.   All individuals entering campus buildings are required to wear masks regardless of their vaccination status. Masks must fully cover the …

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Men’s Basketball: Spectator Policy for Athletic Events

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Gettysburg College will welcome spectators to indoor home athletic events while following procedures and guidelines to ensure the health and safety of student-athletes, coaches, staff, and members of the local community.   All individuals entering campus buildings are required to wear masks regardless of their vaccination status. Masks must fully cover the …

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Women’s Soccer: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Women’s Golf: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Women’s Cross Country: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Men’s Lacrosse: Men’s Lacrosse Announces 2022 Schedule

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse team will resume a challenging slate of contests against top-tier non-conference opponents before embarking on a quest for the Centennial Conference championship this spring.   Following last season’s shortened campaign which saw the Bullets compete in just six contests, the schedule this spring features 17 games, including match …

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Men’s Cross Country: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Men’s Lacrosse: Men’s Lacrosse Announces 2022 Schedule

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse team will resume a challenging slate of contests against top-tier non-conference opponents before embarking on a quest for the Centennial Conference championship this spring.   Following last season’s shortened campaign which saw the Bullets compete in just six contests, the schedule this spring features 17 games, including match …

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Big Brothers Big Sisters creates inter-generational connections [Episode 59]

For over 100 years Big Brothers Big Sisters has been making meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers and children ages 6 through 18 in communities across the country. In each partnership an adult is carefully and safely matched with a child in an ongoing relationship. Across the country there are currently thousands of partnerships. There …

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Women’s Tennis: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Men’s Tennis: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Men’s Lacrosse: Men’s Lacrosse Announces 2022 Schedule

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse team will resume a challenging slate of contests against top-tier non-conference opponents before embarking on a quest for the Centennial Conference championship this spring.   Following last season’s shortened campaign which saw the Bullets compete in just six contests, the schedule this spring features 17 games, including match …

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Men’s Golf: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Connection seeks Adams County Heroes

Gettysburg Connection is pleased to announce its inaugural Adams County Heroes program. We’re accepting nominations from community members for people who have made a positive contribution for the benefit of this community over the past year. Please click here to submit a nomination. We’re looking forward to hearing from you. Nominations will be accepted through …

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Women’s Track: Larzelere Leads Bullets at F&M

Results LANCASTER, Pa. – Senior Georgia Larzelere (Medford, N.J./Shawnee) moved into third all-time in Bullets indoor history to lead the Gettysburg College women’s track and field team in its first meet of the season on Saturday at Franklin & Marshall College. Gettysburg’s Top Performers Georgia Larzelere ’22 1,000-Meter Run: 4th (3.20.88 – third in program …

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Men’s Track: Men’s Track Opens at F&M

Results LANCASTER, Pa. – A couple of program top-10 marks fell on the opening day of the indoor track and field season for the Gettysburg College men’s team at the Franklin & Marshall College Diplomat Open on Saturday.  Gettysburg’s Top Performers Teo Zemser ’24 (Hewitt, N.J./West Milford) Pole Vault: 2nd (13’5.75″ – eighth in program …

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Men’s Lacrosse: Men’s Lacrosse Announces 2022 Schedule

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse team will resume a challenging slate of contests against top-tier non-conference opponents before embarking on a quest for the Centennial Conference championship this spring.   Following last season’s shortened campaign which saw the Bullets compete in just six contests, the schedule this spring features 17 games, including match …

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Volleyball: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Softball: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Women’s Lacrosse: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Field Hockey: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Men’s Track: Men’s Track Opens at F&M

Results LANCASTER, Pa. – A couple of program top-10 marks fell on the opening day of the indoor track and field season for the Gettysburg College men’s team at the Franklin & Marshall College Diplomat Open on Saturday.  Gettysburg’s Top Performers Teo Zemser ’24 (Hewitt, N.J./West Milford) Pole Vault: 2nd (13’5.75″ – eighth in program …

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Men’s Soccer: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Men’s Lacrosse: Men’s Lacrosse Announces 2022 Schedule

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse team will resume a challenging slate of contests against top-tier non-conference opponents before embarking on a quest for the Centennial Conference championship this spring.   Following last season’s shortened campaign which saw the Bullets compete in just six contests, the schedule this spring features 17 games, including match …

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Football: 2021 Bullets Teams Challenge Enjoys Record-Breaking Performance

Bullets Teams Challenge Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Bullets Teams Challenge turned in a record-breaking performance to support Gettysburg College athletics, totaling over $250,000 from nearly 1,500 donors during a 36-hour window from Nov. 30 to Dec. 1.   The Bullets Teams Challenge is Gettysburg’s largest fundraising effort in support of the intercollegiate varsity athletic …

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Men’s Track: Men’s Track Opens at F&M

Results LANCASTER, Pa. – A couple of program top-10 marks fell on the opening day of the indoor track and field season for the Gettysburg College men’s team at the Franklin & Marshall College Diplomat Open on Saturday.  Gettysburg’s Top Performers Teo Zemser ’24 (Hewitt, N.J./West Milford) Pole Vault: 2nd (13’5.75″ – eighth in program …

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Men’s Cross Country: Centennial Conference Announces Fall Academic Awards

Academic All-Centennial Team | Academic Honor Roll  LANCASTER, Pa. – Gettysburg College wrapped up a return to competition this fall with 94 student-athletes being named to the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll. Additionally, seven student-athletes landed spots on the Academic All-Centennial Team.   To be nominated for the Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete must be …

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Women’s Tennis: Bullets Dominate Goucher Invitational

BALTIMORE – The Gettysburg College women’s tennis team wrapped up the fall slate by winning three individual draws and one doubles title at the Goucher College Invitational held on Oct. 9-10. Tournament Summary Both doubles teams made the finals on the first day of competition. Sophomores Catherine Haley (Berwyn, Pa./Conestoga) and Tierney Cantwell (Lancaster, Pa./Hempfield) …

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Women’s Soccer: Five Bullets Earn All-CC Recognition

All-Centennial Conference Team LANCASTER, Pa. – Senior forward Erika Muskus (Scotch Plains, N.J./Scotch Plains Fanwood) was named All-Centennial Conference First Team and was one of five Gettysburg College women’s soccer players tagged with all-conference honors on Thursday. Joining Muskus with all-conference laurels were senior midfielder Molly O’Shea (Reading, Pa./Wilson), senior defender Kelly Gaudian (Arlington, Va./Washington-Lee), …

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Wrestling: Kowalski, Martin Lead Bullets at W&J Invite

Results WASHINGTON, Pa. – Sophomore Luke Kowalski (Derwood, Md./Saint John’s College) and senior Ray Martin (Downingtown, Pa/West Chester Henderson) each placed among the top four in their respective weight classes to lead the Gettysburg College wrestling team at the Washington & Jefferson Invitational on Saturday.  Team Scores – 17 Total Teams 1. Lake Erie 225.5 2. …

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Men’s Cross Country: McKeever, Elliott Earn All-Region Honors to Lead Bullets at Regionals

Individual ResultsTeam Results  NEWVILLE, Pa. – Senior Dylan McKeever (Furlong, Pa./Central Bucks East) and junior Connor Elliott (Media, Pa./Salesianum) both captured all-region honors with top-35 finishes to lead the Gettysburg College men’s cross country team to an 11th place team showing on Saturday at the NCAA Division III Mid-Atlantic Regional, hosted by Dickinson College.  Final …

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Field Hockey: Bertrando Named to D3 Senior Team

2021 NFHCA Division III Senior Team BROCKPORT, N.Y. – Senior Emma Bertrando (West Chester, Pa./Henderson) was named to the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III Senior Team following four years of dedication to the Gettysburg College field hockey program.   Bertrando was one of 60 seniors named to the squad, which was named …

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Football: Gettysburg Falls to F&M in Season Finale

LANCASTER, Pa.  – Franklin & Marshall College retrained possession of The Lincoln Football Trophy with a 42-14 decision over Gettysburg College in the final game of the regular season Saturday at Shadek Stadium.                                                             Final Results 1 2 3 4 F Gettysburg (1-9, 1-8 CC) 0 7 0 7 14 Franklin & Marshall (5-5, 5-4 …

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The Connection seeks interns

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Gettysburg Connection works with student interns to further our mission of providing trustworthy news to a diverse local community. These internships help prepare students for positions in journalism, community action, research, data analysis, and other fields.  Interns will learn about and contribute to various aspects of publishing an online website, including lead generation, research, interviewing, story-writing, …

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Field Hockey: Bertrando, Beccaria Earn All-Conference Honors

2021 All-CC Field Hockey Team  LANCASTER, Pa. – Seniors Emma Bertrando (West Chester, Pa./Henderson) and Lauren Beccaria (Fairfield, Conn./Fairfield Ludlowe) were named to the All-Centennial Conference Field Hockey Team it was announced on Tuesday, Nov. 9.   Bertrando landed her fourth nod to the all-conference team and her second as a first-team selection in the …

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Women’s Cross Country: Cantrell Leads Women’s XC at CC Championship

Individual ResultsTeam Results COCKEYSVILLE, Md. – Junior Amy Cantrell (Hailey, Idaho/Wood River) placed 31st among 93 runners to lead the Gettysburg College women’s cross country team at the highly-competitive Centennial Conference Championship on Saturday at the Center for Maryland Agriculture and Farm Park in Cockeysville, Md.  Final Team Results – Top 10 1 No. 1 …

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Wrestling: Kowalski Captures Title at Messiah Invite

Results GRANTHAM, Pa. – Sophomore Luke Kowalski (Derwood, Md./Saint John’s College) made the most of his collegiate debut by winning the 133-pound bracket at the season-opening Messiah University Invitational on Saturday.  Team Scores 1. UW-Eau Clarie 151.5 2. Washington & Lee 127.5 3. Messiah 112.5 4. Liberty 106.5 5. Ursinus 104.0 6. Wheaton 90.5 7. Johns …

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Football: McDaniel Tops Gettysburg on Senior Day

GETTYSBURG, Pa.  – McDaniel College held possession of the football for over 11 minutes in the fourth quarter and stopped Gettysburg College on its final possession with under a minute remaining to secure a hard-fought 7-3 decision in Centennial Conference football action at Shirk Field at Musselman Stadium Saturday afternoon.                                                             Final Results 1 2 …

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Veterans Day 2021

Today we honor all those who have risked their lives and put our country and our democracy before themselves. Gettysburg Connection is grateful for the sacrifices our veterans, service members, and military families have made and continue to make every day. We wish you all a respectful day and remind all veterans that they can …

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Women’s Swimming Falls to No. 10 CMU

Results PITTSBURGH, Pa. – 10th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University won 12 of 14 races on the way to a 203-58 win over No. 23 Gettysburg College in non-conference women’s swimming action on Saturday.   Team Score #23 Gettysburg (4-1) 58 #9 Carnegie Mellon (2-0) 203   Event Winner GC Top Finsher 200 Medley Relay Carnegie Mellon …

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Kowalski Captures Title at Messiah Invite

Results GRANTHAM, Pa. – Sophomore Luke Kowalski (Derwood, Md./Saint John’s College) made the most of his collegiate debut by winning the 133-pound bracket at the season-opening Messiah University Invitational on Saturday.  Team Scores 1. UW-Eau Clarie 151.5 2. Washington & Lee 127.5 3. Messiah 112.5 4. Liberty 106.5 5. Ursinus 104.0 6. Wheaton 90.5 7. Johns …

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McDaniel Tops Gettysburg on Senior Day

GETTYSBURG, Pa.  – McDaniel College held possession of the football for over 11 minutes in the fourth quarter and stopped Gettysburg College on its final possession with under a minute remaining to secure a hard-fought 7-3 decision in Centennial Conference football action at Shirk Field at Musselman Stadium Saturday afternoon.                                                             Final Results 1 2 …

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Candidates Tom Carr and Rita Frealing talk about the Gettysburg mayoral position [Episode 57]

Gettysburg Connection is committed to providing as much information as we can about the candidates for Tuesday’s municipal election. You can find information about the election and the candidates on our elections page. We got a chance today to talk to Gettysburg Mayoral candidates Tom Carr and Rita Frealing about why they want to be …

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Kuba-McCoy Grabs Second-Straight Weekly Honor

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE LANCASTER, Pa.  – Junior Zanze Kuba-McCoy (Somerville, N.J./Somerville) turned in a pair of strong performances on the volleyball court for Gettysburg College on the way to being named Centennial Conference Player of the Week for the second-straight week.   Kuba-McCoy averaged 4.43 kills and 3.86 digs per set while hitting a blistering .443 …

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GASD School Board Candidates — Fall 2021 Municipal Election

Seven candidates are on the ballot for the Gettysburg Area School District board of directors. They are: Jeremy Davis (Republican) Kenny Hassinger (Republican/Democrat; Incumbent) Ryan J. Morris (Republican) Jimmy Phelps (Democrat) John Ramirez (Democrat) Carrie Adams Soliday (Democrat; Incumbent) Michelle Smyers (Republican) We asked each of the candidates to share their information, but unfortunately only …

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Moffat Tagged Top Golfer of the Week

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE LANCASTER, Pa. – Coming off his first career individual championship, senior Hayden Moffat (Hatboro, Pa./Hatboro-Horsham) became the second-straight member of the Gettysburg College men’s golf team to be named the Centennial Conference Athlete of the Week.   After posting a collegiate-low 70 in the final round of the Battle of the Burg Invitational …

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Men’s XC Maintains Regional Rankings

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE USTFCCCA Regional Ranking  NEW ORLEANS – The Gettysburg College men’s cross country team has maintained its place in the NCAA Division III Mid-Atlantic Regional poll, as released on Tuesday by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).   For the third week in a row, the men’s team …

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Pasa La Voz brinda noticias e información a los hispanos locales a través de mensajes de texto

Gettysburg Connection se asocia con Casa de Cultura, Collaborating for Youth, Manos Unidas, South Central Community Únete a Pasa La Voz: Enviar un mensaje de texto diciendo “español” al (844) 403-2239 para comenzar. O únete a WhatsApp.Programs (SCCAP) y otras agencias locales para compartir información con las poblaciones de habla hispana en el condado de …

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Pasa La Voz provides news and Information to local Hispanics via text messages

Gettysburg Connection partners with Casa de Cultura, Collaborating for Youth, Manos Unidas, South Central Community Action Programs (SCCAP) and other local agencies to share information to Spanish-speaking populations in Adams County and the surrounding area through the Pasa La Voz program. Pasa La Voz is supported in part by a grant from the American Press …

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Send us a letter!

Letters to the Gettysburg Connection are welcome and encouraged. Letters from folks who live in Adams County area will be given preference for publication, but we know there are people all over the world who care about this community, and we’re glad to hear from them, too. Our staff might make edits for grammar and …

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Women’s Soccer Falls to No. 2 Johns Hopkins 2-1

Maddie Cunningham ’22 finished with six saves against Johns Hopkins (Photo by David Sinclair). GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s soccer team battled a hard-fought match against second-ranked Johns Hopkins University, but the Blue Jays notched the game-winning goal in the 69th minute to take the 2-1 victory at Clark Field Wednesday night. Final …

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Deiuliis Tagged CC Golfer of the Week

LANCASTER, Pa. – Sophomore Cameron Deiuliis (Highland, Md./River Hill) was named the Centennial Conference Men’s Golf Athlete of the Week after leading Gettysburg College to the team title at its own event this past weekend. Gettysburg seized the title at the Battle at the Burg held at the Hanover Country Club on Oct. 3-4 behind …

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Cummings Earns Spot on D3football.com Team of the Week

GETTYSBURG, Pa.  – Senior Doug Cummings (Saylorsburg, Pa./Pleasant Valley) added another weekly award to his resume following a record-breaking performance against No. 23 Muhlenberg College last Saturday, becoming the first kicker from Gettysburg College to be named to the D3football.com Team of the Week in 13 years. Cummings became the first Bullet kicker on the …

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Men’s XC Ranked Seventh in Region

Will Hopkins ’22 set a new PR last Saturday at the Mike Woods Invite (Photo by David Sinclair). USTFCCCA Regional Ranking NEW ORLEANS – For the fourth consecutive week, the Gettysburg College men’s cross country team has been ranked in the NCAA Division III Mid-Atlantic Regional poll, as released on Tuesday by the United States …

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Bullets Remain in Regional Rankings

Photo by David Sinclair United Soccer Coaches Region V Poll KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Gettysburg College women’s soccer team holds the No. 7 spot for the second consecutive week in the United Soccer Coaches Division III Region V poll. The Bullets (6-1-1, 2-1-1 CC) stay ranked in seventh after going 2-0 last week. The …

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Kurtt Lands CC Player of the Week Award

LANCASTER, Pa.  – Junior Caroline Kurtt (Denver, Colo./Clovis [Calif.]) was named the Centennial Conference Women’s Golfer of the Week on Tuesday. Kurtt picked up her second career weekly honor from the conference after collecting a runner-up finish at the Gettysburg Invite on Sunday. She paced the team for the second consecutive time and third overall …

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Men’s Lacrosse Adds Holt to Coaching Staff

The Gettysburg College men’s basketball team huddling during a timeout against Ursinus. GETTYSBURG, Pa. – First-year Head Coach Peter Toner has announced his first official addition to the men’s lacrosse coaching staff with former Mount St. Mary’s University assistant coach Erik Holt joining the program this fall.   Holt rose to the top of a talented …

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Bullets Earn Top Spot in Battle at the Burg

The Gettysburg College men’s basketball team huddling during a timeout against Ursinus. Results ABBOTTSTOWN, Pa. – After trailing Stevens Institute of Technology by four strokes on the opening day of the Battle at the Burg Invitational at Hanover Country Club, Gettysburg College stormed to the front of the pack in the final round, posting the …

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Cummings Named CC Special Teams Player of the Week

The Gettysburg College men’s basketball team huddling during a timeout against Ursinus. LANCASTER, Pa.  – Senior Doug Cummings (Saylorsburg, Pa./Pleasant Valley) was named the Centennial Conference Special Teams Player of the Week following a record-breaking performance against 23rd-ranked Muhlenberg College on Saturday.   Cummings picked up his first-ever weekly honor from the conference after smashing …

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Men’s XC Competes at SUNY Geneseo

The Gettysburg College men’s basketball team huddling during a timeout against Ursinus. Results  GENESEO, N.Y. – Junior Connor Elliott (Media, Pa./Salesianum) placed 47th out of 404 runners to lead the Gettysburg College men’s cross country team to a 15th-place finish among 33 teams at the Mike Woods Invite hosted by SUNY Geneseo on Saturday afternoon. …

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Riggio Named CC Offensive Player of the Week

The Gettysburg College men’s basketball team huddling during a timeout against Ursinus. LANCASTER, Pa.  – Junior Nick Riggio (Verona, N.J./Verona) was named the Centennial Conference Offensive Player of the Week after helping Gettysburg College nail down a victory over Juniata College on Homecoming Weekend.   Riggio became Gettysburg’s first offensive weekly award winner from the …

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Men’s XC Maintains Regional Ranking

The Gettysburg College men’s basketball team huddling during a timeout against Ursinus. USTFCCCA Regional Ranking  NEW ORLEANS – The Gettysburg College men’s cross country team maintains a spot in the latest NCAA Division III Mid-Atlantic Region rankings, as released on Tuesday by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).   …

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Bedell, Slevin Lead Bullets Past Hornets

WINCHESTER, Va. – Senior Emma Bedell (Chatham, N.J./Mount Saint Mary) and junior Grace Slevin (Virginia Beach, Va./Frank W. Cox) each scored a goal in the second half to push the Gettysburg College women’s soccer team past Shenandoah University 2-0 in non-conference action Wednesday evening. Final Result                                  Teams 1st 2nd Final Gettysburg (2-0) 0 2 2 …

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Women’s Soccer at Elizabethtown Time Change

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s soccer game at Elizabethtown College scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 4, at 1 p.m. has now been changed to start at 9 a.m. The game will also take place at the Elizabethtown Area High School. This story was originally posted on the Gettysburg College Website.

Women’s Cross Country Opens at Shippensburg

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. – In nearly two years, the Gettysburg College women’s cross country team competed in a collegiate race, opening the 2021 season under the lights at the Shippensburg University Galen Piper Alumni Open/Cross Country Challenge Friday night. Final Team Results Dickinson – 19 Shippensburg – 57 Gettysburg – 77 York (Pa.) …

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2021 Bullets Football Season Preview

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Head Coach Maurice Banks will finally get his first taste of action as a collegiate head coach and leader of the Gettysburg College football team when the Bullets hit the turf for a non-conference road game at Bridgewater College this Saturday at 1:30 p.m.   Banks arrived on the Gettysburg …

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Men’s Cross Country Opens at Shippensburg

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results  SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. – For the first time in nearly two years, the Gettysburg College men’s cross country team competed in a collegiate race, opening its 2021 season under the lights at the Shippensburg University Galen Piper Invitational Friday night.  Final Team Results Dickinson – 42 Shippensburg – 60 Hagerstown CC – 72 …

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Annual Cross Country Alumni Race Results

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – On a hot and sunny day, the 44th Annual Cross Country Alumni Race took place at Gettysburg College with current student-athletes and alumni competing against one another in the yearly tradition. After hosting a virtual Alumni Race in 2020 due to the pandemic, the current Bullets swept both 5K …

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Women’s Cross Country Ranked Ninth in Preseason Regional Poll

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>USTFCCCA Regional Ranking NEW ORLEANS – The Gettysburg College women’s cross country team has been ranked ninth in the preseason NCAA Division III Mid-Atlantic Region rankings, as released by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). The Bullets, who earned their first regional ranking since 2018, join five …

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Women’s Soccer Partners with Universal Promise

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s soccer team is partnering with a nonprofit called Universal Promise to build a playground for 500 children in rural South Africa. For over six years, the Bullets have been involved with the Universal Promise, a non-profit organization started in 2011 by Martha Cummings, an alumna of …

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McKeever Lands Academic All-America Honor

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>AUSTIN, Texas.  – Three-time All-American and national champion Kerry McKeever (Stony Brook, N.Y./Ward Melville) from the women’s lacrosse team was named to the Academic All-America Women’s At-Large Second Team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA)   McKeever was one of 47 Academic All-Americans on the Division III At-Large Team, which …

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Softball to Host Fall Prospect Clinics

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Flyer GETTYSBURG, Pa.  – The Gettysburg College softball team will host two separate Fall Prospect Clinics at Bobby Jones Field on Saturday, Sept. 18, and Saturday, Oct. 16.   The Fall Prospect Clinics provide an opportunity for prospects in grades 9-12 interested in attending Gettysburg to be evaluated by the Bullets softball coaching staff. …

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Women’s Lax Lands Academic Honors

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> 2021 IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Roll | Academic Honor Squads  NORTHBOROUGH, Mass. – The Gettysburg College women’s lacrosse team was named an Academic Honor Squad and five student-athletes were tagged to the Zag Sports Academic Honor Roll according to an announcement by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA).   To …

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Cross Country Announces 2021 Schedule

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Since the 2020 cross country season was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, both the Gettysburg College men’s and women’s teams are eager to get racing again with full-length schedules in 2021. During the 2019 season, the men’s team was regionally ranked three times, placed 5th at the Centennial Conference …

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Men’s Soccer Releases 2021 Schedule

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – It has been two years since the Gettysburg College men’s soccer team has played a game on the pitch because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but that will change in 2021 as the Bullets announce their schedule for the upcoming season.   During the 2019 season, Gettysburg had a season to …

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Men’s Hoops Earn NABC Academic Accolades

The Gettysburg College men’s basketball team huddling during a timeout against Ursinus. 2020-21 NABC Honors Court KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The duo of recent graduate Chris Jack (Reckange-Sur-Mess, Luxembourg/The Hun School of Princeton) and rising senior Jack Rooney (Chatham, N.J./Chatham) were both named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court. Additionally, the team …

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Bullets Baseball Claims ABCA Academic Award

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>2020-21 ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award List  GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Gettysburg College baseball team received the Team Academic Excellence Award from the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) for the second consecutive season it was recently announced.   Gettysburg has gone back-to-back in claiming the team academic award from the ABCA for the …

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Track and Field Captures USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Men’s USTFCCCA All-Academic Teams | Women’s USTFCCCA All-Academic Teams NEW ORLEANS – The Gettysburg College men’s and women’s track and field teams have earned the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division III All-Academic Team award, it was recently announced. Teams that achieve at least a 3.10 cumulative …

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Tennis Teams Earn Academic Accolades

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>2021 ITA Women’s Academic Awards  |  2021 ITA Men’s Academic Awards  TEMPE, Ariz. – Both the Gettysburg College men’s and women’s tennis teams were tagged an All-Academic Team by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA), and a total of 14 Bullets were named Scholar-Athletes it was recently announced.   For the third consecutive year, …

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Women’s Soccer Unveils 2021 Schedule

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – After missing the 2020 season due to the pandemic, the Gettysburg College women’s soccer team is excited to return to the pitch for a full schedule of games in 2021. The 2019 season was an unbelievable one for the Bullets team, returning to the NCAA Division III Tournament for the …

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Kerno Elevated to Full-time Assistant Coach

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Assistant cross country and track and field coach Amanda Kerno will have a few more duties added to her plate with a promotion from part-time coach to full-time heading into her fourth year at Gettysburg College. Kerno takes over as the Bullets’ lead assistant and fills the void previously vacated by current Head …

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Bullets Sport Spotlight: From Abroad to ‘Burg

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Gettysburg College features a diverse group of students from across the globe and some of those well-traveled men and women have made their way into the athletics realm as student-athletes and staff. Our feature this week explores the motivation for students from abroad to pack their belongings and make the trip to Gettysburg …

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Stull Tabbed Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Courtney Stull has been named as an assistant women’s soccer coach at Gettysburg College, head coach Matt Garrett has announced. “I’m super excited to have Courtney on board,” said Garrett. “She comes from a wealth of experience at the Division III level. I look forward to working with her and getting this fall …

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Women’s Lacrosse to Host Prospect Day Sept. 19

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>FlyerOnline Registration  GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s lacrosse team will host its annual Prospect Day Sunday, Sept. 19, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Clark Field.   The one-day camp is an opportunity for high school athletes who are interested in Gettysburg College to showcase their talent in front of the …

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D’Amica Named All-American Scholar

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Rising senior Cameron D’Amica (Milford, N.J./Delaware Valley) of the Gettysburg College women’s golf team earned her third consecutive All-American Scholar honor by the Women’s Collegiate Golf Association (WGCA), it was recently announced. During a pandemic-shortened season, D’Amica led the Bullets with a 96.3 scoring average through four rounds of competition. She placed fourth …

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Field Hockey Gears Up for 2021 Campaign

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College field hockey team will look to rekindle the magic from a successful 2019 campaign when it retakes the field this fall.   The Bullets won 11 games and advanced to the semifinals of the Centennial Conference Championship in its last full season in 2019. The team was …

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Brown Nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year

Brown starting line up INDIANAPOLIS – Recent graduate Meredith Brown (Medford, N.J./Shawnee) of the women’s basketball team was selected to represent Gettysburg College as a nominee for the 2021 NCAA Woman of the Year.   Rooted in Title IX, the NCAA Woman of the Year Award was established in 1991 to recognize graduating female student-athletes who …

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Pompei Joins Bullets Swimming as Assistant Coach

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Former Messiah College swimmer and King’s College assistant coach Anthony Pompei has been named the new assistant coach for the Gettysburg College men’s and women’s swimming teams according to Head Coach Greg Brown.   Pompei will assist Coach Brown in recruiting, practice planning, and student-athlete development, as well as managing …

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Gettysburg Names Toner New Lacrosse Coach

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Executive Director for Intercollegiate Athletics and Campus Recreation Mike Mattia has announced the hiring of long-time Penn State University associate head coach Peter Toner as the new head coach of the Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse program. Toner emerged from an incredibly deep and talented pool of applicants to become only the fourth head …

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Greene Earns Spot on All-Region Team

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Recent Gettysburg College graduate Quinn Greene (New Milford, Conn./Canterbury School) was named to the NCAA Division III PING All-Mid-Atlantic Region Team according to an announcement by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) on Thursday, June 24. Greene earned his first all-region award and becomes Gettysburg’s eighth all-region selection since 2016, joining former …

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Lessel Named Academic All-American

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE 2020-21 CoSIDA Academic All-America Football Team Recent graduate Justin Lessel (Orefield, Pa./Parkland) capped his collegiate football career by becoming the seventh Academic All-American® in the history of the Gettysburg College football program according to an announcement by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Lessel was recognized as a second-team selection in …

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Baseball to Host Fall Prospect Day

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Gettysburg College baseball head coach John Campo and his staff have announced a Fall Prospect Day that will be held on Sunday, Oct. 17, for high school players in grades 10-12 who are interested in playing baseball in college. The all-day event will begin with registration at 8:30 a.m. and conclude with a …

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Gettysburg Borough Council President Jake Schindel will resign this month

Gettysburg Borough Council president Jake Schindel has purchased a house outside the borough and, because council membership requires borough residency, will resign from the council. Schindel said he would tender his resignation on July 12 and expected the council to accept the resignation on July 26. Schindel was originally elected in 2014 as a representative …

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Historical fiction writer Jeff Shaara returns to live in Gettysburg, plans new book on Teddy Roosevelt [Episode 54]

World-renowned historical fiction author Jeff Shaara has moved to Gettysburg with his family, relocating into a restored historical house on W. Confederate Ave. In his remarkable career, Shaara has already published 18 books, almost all of them best-sellers, and is hard at work on number 19:  Its topic? – Teddy Roosevelt. Shaara is the author …

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Fifty things to do in Gettysburg

You’re here for a visit? Congratulations – it’s a great town and a great county. There are tons of fun adventures, from escape rooms to art galleries. I’m sure you already have some plans — but here are 50 choices of great things to do in Gettysburg – have you missed any of them?

How to submit letters to the Connection

Letters to the Connection are welcome and encouraged. Letters from folks who live in the Adams County area will be given preference for publication, but we know there are people all over the world who care about this community, and we’re glad to hear from them, too. Our staff might make edits for grammar and …

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Significant severe weather damage across Adams County remains today

Summer of 2021 came in with a bang yesterday afternoon as a severe thunderstorm ripped through Adams County. Strong winds brought down power lines and tree limbs, with many damaged structures and widespread disruptions in power, telephone, and internet service. Power and internet outages remain across the county today. One West Gettysburg resident, whose phone …

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Alloway Elementary 3rd Grade Teacher Beth Peart Wins Teaching Award [Episode 52]

Beth Peart, 3rd grade teacher at Littlestown Area School District’s Alloway Elementary, has won this year’s Rotary District 7390/WITF 2021 Teacher Impact Award. In this interview, Peart “remembers the world through a 3rd grader’s eyes,” as she talks with Gettysburg Connection Media Editor Peter Byhouwer about her teaching styles and what it means to be …

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Centennial Conference Announces Spring Academic Awards

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Scholar-Athletes of the Year | Academic All-Centennial Team | Academic Honor Roll LANCASTER, Pa. – Gettysburg College wrapped up a successful spring season in the classroom with 88 student-athletes being named to the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll. Additionally, 11 student-athletes landed spots on the Academic All-Centennial Team after gaining all-conference and academic recognition this spring.   …

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Voters approve two PA ballot initiatives limiting governor’s power in disaster declarations

Two initiatives on yesterday’s statewide primary ballot designed to move emergency decisions from the governor’s office to the state assembly have been approved. Live results of the amendment votes as well as other state races can be viewed here. Amendment 1 limits the governor’s ability to use emergency disaster declaration orders and Amendment 2 removes …

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Frealing beats Carr and Demps in race for mayor slot

Rita Frealing has defeated Chad Adams Carr and Kierstan Demps in the Democratic mayoral candidate primary race. Final tallies had Frealing with 244 votes (41.85 percent), Carr with 218 votes (37.39 percent), and Demps with 110 votes (18.87 percent). Frealing will face Republican Thomas R. Carr in the fall municipal election. “Although I would have …

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Grissinger, 4×800 Medal at CC Championship

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results  ALLENTOWN, Pa. – The 4×800-meter relay team registered the silver and senior Nick Grissinger (Palmyra, Pa./Milton Hershey) claimed the bronze to lead Gettysburg College at the Centennial Conference Men’s Outdoor Track and Field Championship on Sunday, hosted by Muhlenberg College.    Gettysburg’s Top Performers 4×800-Meter Relay Team 2nd (8:08.11) Nick Grissinger ’21 …

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Women’s Tennis Drops Season Finale

LANCASTER, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s tennis team (2-5) closed out the regular season with a 9-0 loss at Franklin and Marshall College (4-3) on Saturday. Singles competition1. Cassidy Landau (FMCW) def. Gillian Rosenfeld (GCW) 6-2, 6-12. Sammi Perry (FMCW) def. Alex Rieg (GCW) 6-0, 6-03. Hayley Bidwell (FMCW) def. Alexis Rinker (GCW) 6-4, 6-24. …

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Gettysburg Lands Seven on All-CC Team

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>2021 All-Centennial Conference Softball Team LANCASTER, Pa. – After capturing the 2021 Centennial Conference title, Gettysburg College landed seven players on the All-Centennial Conference Softball Team it was announced on Friday.   This was the second time in the last four years the Bullets tabbed seven or more players on the all-conference team. …

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McKeever, Sullivan Earn Top Conference Awards

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>2021 All-Centennial Conference Women’s Lacrosse Team LANCASTER, Pa. – A total of nine student-athletes from Gettysburg College were named to this year’s All-Centennial Conference Women’s Lacrosse Team, highlighted by senior Kerry McKeever (Stony Brook, N.Y./Ward Melville) as Attacker of the Year and freshman Caroline Sullivan (Fairfield, Conn./Fairfield Ludlowe) as Rookie of the Year. …

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Brown, Edelson Earn Top Athletic Awards

Jack Edelson and Meredith Brown earn top athletic award GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Senior basketball player Meredith Brown (Landisburg, Pa./West Perry) and senior swimmer Jack Edelson (Charlotte, N.C./Providence Senior) have been named this year’s winners of the Noerr and Beachem Awards in athletics.   The Clair B., Mary E., and Constance Noerr (Baker) Memorial Award is …

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Brown, Edelson Earn Top Athletic Awards

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Senior basketball player Meredith Brown (Landisburg, Pa./West Perry) and senior swimmer Jack Edelson (Charlotte, N.C./Providence Senior) have been named this year’s winners of the Noerr and Beachem Awards in athletics.   The Clair B., Mary E., and Constance Noerr (Baker) Memorial Award is presented to a female senior on the …

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Janczyk Announces Retirement as Lacrosse Coach

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Following more than four decades patrolling the lacrosse sidelines, including the last 34 at Gettysburg College, Head Coach Hank Janczyk has announced his impending retirement following the conclusion of the 2021 campaign.   As a coach, leader, mentor, and friend to many men and women – staff and student-athletes alike – …

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Men’s Golf Sweeps CC Major Awards

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>2021 All-Centennial Conference Team LANCASTER, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s golf team produced another strong season on the course and as a result, the team was honored by the Centennial Conference with the top player, rookie, and coach this spring.   Senior Quinn Greene (New Milford, Conn./Canterbury School) became Gettysburg’s eighth CC …

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Five Bullets Medal at CC Championships

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Results ALLENTOWN, Pa. – Led by five medal-winning performances, the Gettysburg College women’s track and field team had an outstanding day and placed fourth at the Centennial Conference Championships, hosted by Muhlenberg College. This is the second time in four years the Bullets have finished in the top four at the conference meet. …

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Gettysburg Takes Two from McDaniel, Baker Hits Grand Slam

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Senior Shelby Baker (Pickerington, Ohio/Pickerington North) belted her second career grand slam and Olivia Moser (Robbinsville, N.J./Robbinsville) blasted a solo home run in the opening game and the Gettysburg College (11-3) softball team wrapped up the regular season with a sweep of McDaniel College (7-9) at Bobby Jones Field on Sunday. The …

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No. 1 F&M Downs No. 5 Gettysburg for CC Title

LANCASTER, Pa. – Top-ranked Franklin & Marshall College (7-0, 5-0 CC) survived hard-charging Gettysburg College (5-1, 5-1 CC) inside the final eight minutes and posted a pair of insurance goals late in the game to seal a 17-14 decision and claim the Centennial Conference title on Saturday. Gettysburg’s Top Performers Katie Fullowan ’23 (Lebanon, N.J./North …

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Men’s Tennis Caps Season at F&M

LANCASTER, Pa. – Gettysburg College men’s tennis team dropped a 9-0 decision at Franklin & Marshall College in the season finale on Saturday. Singles competition1. Sam Bellersen (FMCM) def. Alex Kagan (GCM) 6-0, 5-7, 10-32. Adrian Charchalis (FMCM) def. Michael Zayneh (GCM) 6-2, 6-03. Justin Pace (FMCM) def. Patrick Bodovitz (GCM) 6-0, 6-04. Adith Chandavarkar (FMCM) …

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Men’s Lacrosse vs. Muhlenberg Rescheduled

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse team will close out its regular season against Muhlenberg College this Saturday, May 8, at 1 p.m., at Shirk Field at Musselman Stadium. The game was originally scheduled on March 27.   The 10th-ranked Bullets are 4-1 this season following their first loss to then-No. 12 …

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Lisa McLeod-Simmons Wins Monthly Photo Contest

This winner of the Gettysburg Connection photo contest for April is this incredible photo, “Smooth Landing” taken by Lisa McLeod-Simmons. Lisa wins a $25 gift certificate to the Adams County Arts Council.. Please check out all of the past winners, and send us your pics! Gift certificates awarded monthly thanks to the Adams County Arts …

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Women’s Track to Compete at CC Championships

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Centennial Conference Championship Information    GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s track & field team will compete at the Centennial Conference (CC) Outdoor Championships at Muhlenberg College on Saturday.   This will be the first time the Bullets have competed in a conference championship since the indoor season back in March 2020. …

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Women’s Soccer to Host Summer ID Clinics

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Camp Brochure – July 6 | Camp Brochure – August 6 | Camp Registration GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s soccer team will host a one-day Recruiting Summer ID Camp on July 6 and August 6 at Clark Field. Geared towards the very best high school student-athlete looking at playing college soccer …

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Men’s Track Heads to CC Championships

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Centennial Conference Championship Information  GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s track and field team will compete at the Centennial Conference (CC) Outdoor Championships at Muhlenberg College on Sunday.   This will be the first time the Bullets have competed in a conference championship since the indoor season back in March 2020.   …

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Gettysburg Great Games: Men’s Tennis Deals Dose of Déjà vu to Dickinson in 2011

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> A win so nice, it happened twice. Sophomore Johnny Nelson (Big Prairie, Ohio/West Holmes) and junior Mike McLaughlin (Hanover, Pa./South Western) each won in three sets in singles action to rally the Gettysburg College men’s tennis team to a 5-4 victory over Dickinson College for the second consecutive season in 2011.  Original …

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Redding and Smith Run for County Offices

As part of our effort to keep our readers informed about the upcoming primary election, we are highlighting the candidacies of candidates who have shared their information with us. This post highlights two candidates running for Adams County Offices. Please click on the candidates’ cards to read their full statements.

Alessi Collects Win at Gettysburg Quad Meet

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Junior Jessica Alessi (Nassau, N.Y./Ichabod Crane) captured her first career victory to lead the Gettysburg College women’s track and field team at its own invite on Saturday in perfect weather conditions. Gettysburg’s Top Performers Jessica Alessi ’22 Hammer – 1st (124-11 – Fifth all-time) Discus – 3rd (100-09) Holly …

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Colline Tabbed CC Player of the Week

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE LANCASTER, Pa. – Gettysburg College senior Emily Colline (Bridgewater, N.J./Immaculata) was named the Centennial Conference Player of the Week on Tuesday, April 27. Colline earned her first weekly honor of the season and second of her career from the conference after helping the Bullets go 3-1 on the week. The senior first baseman …

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Twill Lands Third Weekly Honor

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE LANCASTER, Pa. – Sophomore goalie Shannon Twill (Warren, N.J./Watchung Hills) completed the weekly award hat trick with her third selection as the Centennial Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Tuesday, April 27. Twill, who was named the top weekly defensive player on March 23 and April 6, landed her third award following …

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Men’s Track Competes at Home Invite

Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s track and field team competed at its home invite on Saturday in perfect weather conditions, racking up nine top-three finishes.    Gettysburg’s Top Performers Luke Matzke ’21 (Collegeville, Pa./Malvern Prep)   10,000-meter run – 2nd (33:13.35 – 10th all-time) Will Hopkins ’22 (Raleigh, N.C./Needham B. Broughton)   …

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Bullets Tennis: Why Gettysburg?

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> The tennis programs at Gettysburg College feature student-athletes from diverse backgrounds and with different interests. What ties them all together is a passion for the sport of tennis and the ability to play it collegiately while getting a well-rounded, high-level education. Shelby DeronClass: JuniorHometown: Holden, MaineHigh School: Hampden AcademyMajor: AnthropologyFavorite Campus Spot: …

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Ulrich Earns Centennial, USILA Weekly Honors

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE LANCASTER, Pa. – Senior face-off specialist Alex Ulrich (Annapolis, Md./St. Mary’s) was named the Centennial Conference Defensive Player of the Week and he was selected to the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) Division III Team of the Week on Tuesday, April 27. Ulrich’s defense came in the form of preventing Washington College and …

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Men’s Lacrosse Tagged Seventh in USILA Poll

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse team remained seventh in the country for the third consecutive week in the NCAA Division III Coaches’ Poll released by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) on Monday, April 26.   Gettysburg (4-0) and top-ranked RIT (7-0) were the lone teams to hold their positions …

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Greene Claims CC Title, Bullets Finish Runner-up

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Final Results HERSHEY, Pa. – The 2021 Centennial Conference Men’s Golf Championship came down to the final hole with Franklin & Marshall College managing to hold on for a one-stroke win over Gettysburg College at the Hershey Country Club. The Bullets did not walk away empty-handed, however, as senior Quinn Greene (New Milford, …

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Women’s Swimming Caps Season against Johns Hopkins

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s swimming team capped its season with a competitive dual meet against annual national front-runner Johns Hopkins University inside the Bullets Pool Friday evening.   Removed from their last competitions by more than a year, both Gettysburg and Johns Hopkins pushed the limits inside the natatorium, striving …

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Men’s Swimming Hits NCAA Marks against Johns Hopkins

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s swimming team left everything in the pool in its only meet of the season against Johns Hopkins University, hitting three NCAA qualifying times and breaking a program record Friday night inside the Bullets Pool. Gettysburg and Johns Hopkins combined for 19 NCAA qualifying times Friday …

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Gettysburg Heads to CC Men’s Golf Championship

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Two years after winning the Centennial Conference title with a dramatic comeback on the final day of competition, the Gettysburg College men’s golf team will officially defend its crown at the Hershey Country Club this Saturday and Sunday. In 2019, Gettysburg erased a 15-stroke deficit and carded a team score …

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Howard Leads No. 7 Gettysburg Past Washington

CHESTERTOWN, Md. – Sophomore Kyle Howard (Skillman, N.J./Montgomery) scored a career-high nine points and seventh-ranked Gettysburg College (3-0) out-scored Washington College (2-4) 12-3 over the final three periods to claim a 16-8 victory in Centennial Conference men’s lacrosse action at Roy Kirby Jr. Stadium on Tuesday.  Gettysburg’s Top Performers Kyle Howard ’23: 5 Goals, 4 …

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Greene Named CC Co-Golfer of the Week

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>LANCASTER, Pa. – Senior Quinn Greene (New Milford, Conn./Canterbury School) was named the Centennial Conference Co-Golfer of the Week for the second time in his career on Tuesday, April 20.   Greene averaged 74.7 strokes and posted three top-10 finishes on the course last week. The senior shot a 76 and tied for …

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Schedule Updates for Baseball, Tennis, Softball

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Several of this weekend’s athletic events between Gettysburg College and McDaniel College have been rearranged on the schedule due to impending inclement weather on Saturday.   The baseball game scheduled between the Bullets and Green Terror that was scheduled for Saturday has been moved to Friday, April 23, at 1 …

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Bullets Split Doubleheader with Muhlenberg

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – The Gettysburg College softball team split its Centennial Conference showdown at Muhlenberg College on Sunday. The Mules (4-10, 4-6 CC) took game one 4-3 in extra innings, but the Bullets (6-2, 4-2 CC) rallied back in the nightcap by tallying 13 hits, eight runs, and seven RBI to claim the 8-6 victory. …

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Bullets Tabbed Fifth in National Poll

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s lacrosse team earned the No. 5 position in the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III Coaches’ Poll for the seventh time in the last eight weeks.   Gettysburg (4-0) has been ranked fifth in five consecutive national ballots. The Bullets earned 528 points and finished …

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Women’s Golf Concludes Season at CC Championship

  GETTYSBURG COLLEGE LANCASTER, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s golf team concluded its 2021 season on the final two-day Centennial Conference Championship event at the Conestoga Country Club in Lancaster on Sunday. Match Summary In the second round, junior Cameron D’Amica (Milford, N.J./Delaware Valley) hit six bogeys with four coming on the back nine …

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Gettysburg Ranks Seventh in D3 Poll

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse team maintained its hold on the No. 7 position in the NCAA Division III Coaches’ Poll released by the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA).   There was little movement among the top teams in the country with Gettysburg (2-0) tallying a few more points in …

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Men’s Golf Claims Top Spot at McDaniel Invite

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results HAMPSTEAD, Md. – Senior Quinn Greene (New Milford, Conn./Canterbury School) posted a three-over 74 to lead Gettysburg College to its third team title of the season at the McDaniel Invitational hosted at the Piney Branch Golf Club on Monday.  McDaniel Invitational Piney Branch Golf ClubPar 71, 6,781 Yards Rank Team Total 1. …

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Mangione, Schauder Collect Top-10 Performances to Lead Bullets

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results BALTIMORE, Pa. – Junior Katherine Mangione (Doylestown, Pa./Villa Joseph Marie) posted three top-10 performances and freshman Alexa Schauder (Cedar Knolls, N.J./Whippany Park) registered two, including landing on the program’s all-time list, to lead the Gettysburg College women’s track and field team at the Hopkins/Loyola Invitational, hosted by Johns Hopkins.  Gettysburg’s Top Performers …

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Women’s Tennis Falls at Johns Hopkins

BALTIMORE, Md. – The Gettysburg College women’s tennis team (1-4) dropped a 9-0 decision at Johns Hopkins University (5-0) on Saturday. Singles competition1. Anjali Devireddy (JHUW) def. Gillian Rozenfeld (GCW) 6-0, 6-32. Ali Bader (JHUW) def. Alex Rieg (GCW) 6-0, 6-13. Sophia Strickland (JHUW) def. Alexis Rinker (GCW) 6-0, 6-04. Jessica Liang (JHUW) def. Tierney Cantwell …

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Swimming Hosts Johns Hopkins April 23

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Gettysburg College will send its swimmers into the crystal-clear waters of the Bullets Pool in search of national qualifying times and program records with a dual meet against Johns Hopkins University on Friday, April 23 at 4:30 p.m.   Despite the cancellation of the winter sports season within the Centennial …

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Women’s Golf Completes Day One of CC Championship

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results  LANCASTER, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s golf team competed on day one of the Centennial Conference Championship at the Conestoga Country Club in Lancaster on Saturday.  Match Summary Junior Cameron D’Amica (Milford, N.J./Delaware Valley) is appearing in her second career conference championship and is currently in eighth place after carding a …

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Palazzolo Leads Bullets at Hopkins/Loyola Invite

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Results BALTIMORE, Md. – Junior Corey Palazzolo (Colts Neck, N.J./Christian Brothers Academy) registered three top-10 marks to lead the Gettysburg College men’s track and field team at the Hopkins/Loyola Invitational on Saturday, hosted by Johns Hopkins University. Gettysburg’s Top Performers Corey Palazzolo ’22 High Jump – 4th (6-00.75) Long Jump – 6th (19-11.75) …

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Men’s Tennis Falls at Johns Hopkins

BALTIMORE, Md. – Johns Hopkins University (5-0) held visiting Gettysburg College (1-4) off the scoreboard in a 9-0 decision in Centennial Conference men’s tennis competition Saturday. Singles competition1. Thomas Yu (JHUM) def. Alex Kagan (GCM) 6-0, 6-02. Rohan Reddy (JHUM) def. Michael Zayneh (GCM) 6-0, 6-03. James Yu (JHUM) def. Zach LaChance (GCM) 6-0, 6-24. Andrew …

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Bullets Claim Top Spot at Gettysburg Invite

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results ABBOTTSTOWN, Pa. – Seniors Quinn Greene (New Milford, Conn./Canterbury School) and Daniel Rieger (Collegeville, Pa./Methacton) turned in their lowest scores of the season to lead Gettysburg College to its second team title at its own invitational held at the Hanover Country Club on Saturday.  Gettysburg Invitational Hanover Country ClubPar 71, 6,485 Yards …

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Johns Hopkins Takes Two from Gettysburg

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Johns Hopkins University (7-3) saddled Gettysburg College (3-7) with a pair of losses in a Centennial Conference baseball doubleheader at Kirchhoff Field Saturday. The Blue Jays won the opening game 13-0 and took game two 15-5. Game 1 Gettysburg’s Top Performers Matt Szczesny ’21 (Schwenksville, Pa./Perkiomen Valley): 1-3 Kyle Miller ’23 (Montclair, …

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Basso, Sullivan Sweep CC Weekly Awards

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>LANCASTER, Pa. – It didn’t take long for freshmen Jordan Basso (Rye, N.Y./Rye) and Caroline Sullivan (Fairfield, Conn./Fairfield Ludlowe) to earn notice away from the Gettysburg College campus as the dynamic duo earned weekly awards from the Centennial Conference.   Basso was named the CC Offensive Player of the Week after totaling seven …

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D’Amica Leads Women’s Golf into 2021

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Junior Cameron D’Amica (Milford, N.J./Delaware Valley) has been chosen to lead the Gettysburg College women’s golf team as a captain this season, according to Head Coach Susan Konstalid.     Throughout her career, D’Amica has seen action in 23 career rounds including the 2019 Centennial Conference Championship and NCAA Division …

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Fletcher Named CC Offensive Player of the Week

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>LANCASTER, Pa. – Senior Jack Fletcher (Charlotte, N.C./Providence Day School) picked up his first career weekly honor from the Centennial Conference as the Offensive Player of the Week it was announced on Tuesday, April 13.   Fletcher led Gettysburg (2-0) to a victory over defending conference champion and 13th-ranked Ursinus College (1-1) last Saturday. …

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Moffat Cards Career Low, Bullets Second at F&M

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results LITITZ, Pa. – Junior Hayden Moffat (Hatboro, Pa./Hatboro-Horsham) beat his personal low by a stroke with a 74 and Gettysburg College grabbed second place with a 304 at the Franklin & Marshall College Invitational held at the Bent Creek Country Club.  F&M Invitational – Bent Creek CCPar 71, 6,434 Yards Rank Team …

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Three Bullets Named to NFF Hampshire Honor Society

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>2021 NFF Hampshire Honor Society IRVING, Texas – Three members of the Gettysburg College football team were named to the 2021 National Football Foundation (NFF) Hampshire Honor Society it was announced on Wednesday, April 14.   The Bullets named to the Hampshire Honor Society were seniors Justin Lessel (Oreland, Pa./Parkland), Justin Titchenell (West …

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Juli Griffin Wins Weekly Photo Contest

Juli Griffin is the winner of this week’s Gettysburg Connection photo contest! “Spring in Upper Adams is so beautiful. There is a short window of overlap with the peach and apple blossoms, it’s pretty remarkable. Here’s a shot I took in Spring 2020.” Congrats to Juli! Please check out all of the past winners, and send …

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Three Bullets Capture Wins at Dickinson Invitational

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results CARLISLE, Pa. – Junior Katherine Mangione (Doylestown, Pa./Villa Joseph Marie) registered two wins and sophomore Amanda Addesso (Cheshire, Conn./Cheshire) and freshman Alexa Schauder (Cedare Knolls, N.J./Whippany Park) each recorded one to lead the Gettysburg College women’s track and field team in the season opener at the Dickinson Invitational.  Gettysburg’s Top Performers Katherine …

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Rozenfeld Grinds Out Win at No. 1 Singles

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Freshman Gillian Rozenfeld (Haddonfield, N.J./Haddonfield) went the distance to secure her first victory at the top singles position for Gettysburg College against Ursinus College on Saturday afternoon. The Bears claimed the team victory 8-1. Singles competition1. Gillian Rozenfeld (GCW) def. Maddie Russell (UCWT21) 7-5, 4-6, 10-82. Brenna Trkula (UCWT21) def. Alex Rieg (GCW) …

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Division III Week: Community Service

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Gettysburg College student-athletes, coaches, and staff spend numerous hours serving the community, whether it’s locally, near their own homes, or beyond national borders.   Gettysburg athletic teams and staff hold dozens of fundraisers every year involving hundreds of student-athletes and staff and filling hours and weekends both during the season …

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Division III Week: Career Connections

Gettysburg student-athletes pursue numerous careers after graduation. Student-athletes at Gettysburg College are movers and shakers off the field. They don’t sit idly by in the offseason pining away for the start of the next season in their sports. They engage in activities across campus, many of which aid them in developing their career passions and …

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Grissinger Wins Twice at Dickinson Invitational

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results CARLISE, Pa. – Senior Nick Grissinger (Palmyra, Pa./Milton Hershey) collected two wins to lead the Gettysburg College men’s track and field team in the season opener at the Dickinson Invitational on Saturday.  Gettysburg’s Top Performers Nick Grissinger ’20 400 Meter Hurdles – 1st (56.93) Pole Vault – 1st (12′ 0″) Will Hopkins …

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Division III Week: Career Connections

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> Student-athletes at Gettysburg College are movers and shakers off the field. They don’t sit idly by in the offseason pining away for the start of the next season in their sports. They engage in activities across campus, many of which aid them in developing their career passions and objectives and ultimately lead …

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Division III Week: Career Connections

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> Student-athletes at Gettysburg College are movers and shakers off the field. They don’t sit idly by in the offseason pining away for the start of the next season in their sports. They engage in activities across campus, many of which aid them in developing their career passions and objectives and ultimately lead …

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Division III Week: Career Connections

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> Student-athletes at Gettysburg College are movers and shakers off the field. They don’t sit idly by in the offseason pining away for the start of the next season in their sports. They engage in activities across campus, many of which aid them in developing their career passions and objectives and ultimately lead …

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Division III Week: Career Connections

Gettysburg student-athletes pursue numerous careers after graduation. Student-athletes at Gettysburg College are movers and shakers off the field. They don’t sit idly by in the offseason pining away for the start of the next season in their sports. They engage in activities across campus, many of which aid them in developing their career passions and …

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Men’s Golf Grabs Team, Individual Trophies

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Freshman Cameron Deiuliis (Highland, Md./River Hill) shot one-over 73 to claim individual medalist honors and Gettysburg College carded 302 to earn the team trophy at its own Gettysburg Invitational hosted at the Quail Valley Golf Course.  Gettysburg Invitational – Quail Valley Golf Course Rank Team Total 1. Gettysburg 302 …

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Division III Week: Well-Being

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> Gettysburg College athletics aims to promote healthy minds and bodies for student-athletes as they tackle the rigors of competing collegiately, while also earning high-level academic degrees from the institution.   The College offers a range of well-being programs that focus on a host of issues ranging from financial well-being, professional development, mental …

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Division III Week: Uniquely Gettysburg

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Gettysburg College joins its fellow Division III counterparts across the nation in recognizing the outstanding contributions and efforts of its athletic program as part of Division III Week from April 5-10. To kick off the event, we take a look at the unique experiences and opportunities student-athletes have been able …

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Women’s Tennis Drops Match at Dickinson

Gillian Rozenfeld ’24 (pictured) and Alex Rieg ’23 dropped an 8-5 decision at No. 1 doubles. CARLISLE, Pa. – Dickinson College won each of the six matches contested to defeat Gettysburg College 6-3 in Centennial Conference women’s tennis action Saturday afternoon. Singles competition1. Martine Fierro (DCW) def. Alex Rieg (GCW) 6-0, 6-12. Hanna Butler (DCW) def. …

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Division III Week: Uniquely Gettysburg

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Gettysburg College joins its fellow Division III counterparts across the nation in recognizing the outstanding contributions and efforts of its athletic program as part of Division III Week from April 5-10. To kick off the event, we take a look at the unique experiences and opportunities student-athletes have been able …

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Softball DH with Dickinson Rescheduled

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The softball doubleheader between Gettysburg College and Dickinson College has been rescheduled for Tuesday, April 13, at 3 p.m. The games were initially scheduled for April 3, but were postponed due to field conditions following last week’s precipitation. No spectators are permitted at Bobby Jones Field. Follow along with the action with live …

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Twill Secures Second CC Weekly Award

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>LANCASTER, Pa. –Sophomore Shannon Twill (Warren, N.J./Watchung Hills) was named the Centennial Conference Defensive Player of the Year for the second time this spring.   Twill recorded double-figure saves for the second time in three games as No. 5 Gettysburg knocked off Dickinson 17-5. Twill totaled 10 saves and two ground balls and …

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D’Amica Leads Women’s Golf at Gettysburg Invite

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE ABBOTTSTOWN, Pa. – Junior Cameron D’Amica (Milford, N.J./Delaware Valley) finished third out of 14 competitors to lead the Gettysburg College women’s golf team at its own spring tournament hosted at Hanover Country Club Saturday. Match Summary D’Amica dropped four strokes from the front nine to the back to finish with a 96 on …

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Kagan Served CC Player of the Week

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>LANCASTER, Pa. – Freshmen Alex Kagan (Guilford, Conn./Guilford) was named the Centennial Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Week after leading Gettysburg College to its first win of the season over the weekend.   Kagan helped Gettysburg earn its first win of the season with convincing wins at No. 1 singles and doubles …

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Horn Tabbed CC Defender of the Week

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>LANCASTER, Pa. – Senior defenseman Andrew Horn (Bronxville, N.Y./Avon Old Farms) was named the Centennial Conference Defensive Player of the Week after leading Gettysburg College to a thrilling opening-season victory over the weekend.   Horn helped 12th-ranked Gettysburg (1-0) stave off defeat with a sterling fourth-quarter defensive performance in a 9-7 victory at Dickinson. …

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Division III Week: Uniquely Gettysburg

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Gettysburg College joins its fellow Division III counterparts across the nation in recognizing the outstanding contributions and efforts of its athletic program as part of Division III Week from April 5-10. To kick off the event, we take a look at the unique experiences and opportunities student-athletes have been able …

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Baseball DH with Dickinson Set for Wednesday

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The baseball doubleheader between Gettysburg College and Dickinson College will take place this Wednesday, April 7, at 1 p.m. The game was initially postponed from its original play date of April 3 as a result of field conditions following last week’s precipitation. No spectators are permitted at Kirchhoff Field. Follow …

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Tribute: Victor E. Gray: Veteran International Helicopter Pilot, Instructor, Firefighter, and Jets Fan

Please View our Tributes Page for More Tributes Victor E. Gray, 77, of Gettysburg, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at home. He was the loving husband of Sandra L. Gray; together they shared 41 wonderful years together.   Born Tuesday, August 17, 1943 in Manhattan, NY, he was …

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Lisa McLeod-Simmons Wins Weekly Photo Contest

This incredible photo, entitled “Smooth Landing on a Snowy Morning” taken by Lisa McLeod-Simmons is the winner of our Gettysburg Connection weekly photo contest! Congrats to Lisa! Please check out all of the past winners, and send us your pics! Gift certificates awarded for monthly winners thanks to the Adams County Arts Council.

Baseball, Softball vs. Dickinson Postponed

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The baseball and softball doubleheaders between Gettysburg College and Dickinson College scheduled for Saturday, April 3, have been postponed. No make-up date has been announced at this time.  Follow GettysburgSports.com for the latest news and schedule updates on Bullets athletics. This story was originally posted on the Gettysburg College Website.

Baseball, Softball vs. Dickinson Postponed

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The baseball and softball doubleheaders between Gettysburg College and Dickinson College scheduled for Saturday, April 3, have been postponed. No make-up date has been announced at this time.  Follow GettysburgSports.com for the latest news and schedule updates on Bullets athletics. This story was originally posted on the Gettysburg College Website.

McKeever Named CC Player of the Week

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>LANCASTER, Pa. – Senior Kerry McKeever (Stony Brook, N.Y./Ward Melville) was named the Centennial Conference Offensive Player of the Week following an impressive offensive display in Gettysburg College’s win over Muhlenberg College last weekend.   McKeever set a personal best with seven goals and tied a career with eight points in a 17-3 …

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Senior Trio Leads Men’s Golf into 2021

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> The three seniors on the Gettysburg College men’s golf team – Quinn Greene (New Milford, Conn./Canterbury School), Jimmy Harcourt (Fanwood, N.J./Scotch Plains-Fanwood), Daniel Rieger (Collegeville, Pa./Methacton) – have been part of record-breaking rounds, epic comebacks, tournament championships, and national appearances during their four seasons.   The trio has seen plenty of time …

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Women’s Tennis Shuts Out Muhlenberg

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s tennis team made the most of its home debut by tossing a 9-0 shutout against Muhlenberg College on Saturday. Singles competition1. Alex Rieg (GCW) def. Caroline Armknecht (MUHL) 6-4, 6-02. Gillian Rozenfeld (GCW) def. Maria Stere (MUHL) 6-0, 6-23. Alexis Rinker (GCW) def. Sophia Framm (MUHL) 3-6, 6-4, 10-34. …

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Gettysburg Earns Sweep at Dickinson

CARLISLE, Pa. – The Gettysburg College (4-0) softball team rattled off 10 runs in each game to capture its second straight doubleheader sweep of the season at Dickinson College (0-2) Saturday afternoon. The doubleheader was not considered a conference game as the two teams will meet again later this season, counting that doubleheader as league …

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Gettysburg Holds at No. 5 in D3 Poll

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s lacrosse team held steady at the No. 5 position in the latest release of the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III Coaches’ Poll.   Gettysburg (2-0) remained among the top five for the fifth consecutive week of the regular season. The Bullets finished with 528 …

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Women’s Golf Opens Season at McDaniel Invitational

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Results ABBOTTSTOWN, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s golf team opened its spring campaign at the McDaniel Invitational on Saturday.  Match Summary Junior Cameron D’Amica (Milford, N.J./Delaware Valley) placed fourth by posting a 94 at the single round invitational to lead the Bullets squad. It was the fourth time in her career that …

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Gettysburg Named National Academic Team

National Academic Team Award BROCKPORT, N.Y. – The Gettysburg College field hockey team was tagged a National Academic Team by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) for the 14th consecutive season it was recently announced. The NFHCA National Academic Team Award recognizes programs that earned a team grade-point average of 3.0 or higher during …

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The key to Dylan O’Neil’s ’20 job search success: connectGettysburg

During his senior year, Dylan O’Neil ’20 signed up for connectGettysburg—Gettysburg College’s online engagement, networking, and mentoring platform—at the urging of some friends and track and field teammates. He wasn’t quite sure what to expect from the new platform, but as the COVID-19 pandemic coincided with his job search, he invested his time in lockdown …

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Gettysburg Upended by Muhlenberg

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Muhlenberg College spoiled Gettysburg College’s home debut with a 6-3 decision in a Centennial Conference men’s tennis contest on Saturday. Singles competition1. Benedict Kohler (MUHL) def. Alex Kagan (GCM) 3-6, 6-4, 6-32. Michael Zayneh (GCM) def. Noah Sellinger (MUHL) 3-6, 7-5, 6-13. Jason Grant (MUHL) def. Zach LaChance (GCM) 6-1, 6-04. Patrick Bodovitz …

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Bullets Sport Spotlight: Men’s Golf

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> 2019 Centennial Conference Coach of the Year Nate Davis has his team primed and ready for another run at the conference crown this season thanks to a strong offseason and a trio of senior leaders with championship experience. The team opened its 2021 campaign at the McDaniel Invitational last weekend and it …

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Baseball Earns Split at Muhlenberg

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – Senior Collin Short (Chesterfield, Va./Benedictine College Prep) totaled five hits and three RBI as Gettysburg College (1-3) earned a split at Muhlenberg College (1-1) in a Centennial Conference baseball doubleheader Saturday afternoon. Game 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E Gettysburg 0 0 2 1 0 …

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Women’s Lacrosse, Softball, Tennis Game Changes

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The women’s lacrosse home game against Muhlenberg College time has been changed to start at 1 p.m., while the men’s and women’s tennis home matches against Muhlenberg time have been changed to 10 a.m. Softball will now travel to Dickinson College for a non-conference doubleheader with the first pitch scheduled …

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Shelby Baker ’21: Changing Uniforms

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Shelby Baker ’21 has proudly worn the orange and blue uniform on the Gettysburg College softball team for the past four years. Soon she’ll be switching to a uniform that holds significant meaning to our country – wearing the scarlet and gold of the United States Marine Corps.   Baker grew up in …

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Women’s Lacrosse, Softball, Tennis Game Changes

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The women’s lacrosse home game against Muhlenberg College time has been changed to start at 1 p.m., while the men’s and women’s tennis home matches against Muhlenberg time have been changed to 10 a.m. Softball will now travel to Dickinson College for a non-conference doubleheader with the first pitch scheduled …

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Gettysburg Drops Season Opener at Washington

CHESTERTOWN, Md. – The Gettysburg College women’s tennis team dropped a 7-2 decision at Washington College in Centennial Conference action Saturday afternoon. Singles competition1. Piper Sartison (WC) def. Alex Rieg (GCW) 6-1, 6-12. Irene Meng (WC) def. Gillian Rosenfeld (GCW) 6-0, 6-03. Alisha White (WC) def. Alexis Rinker (GCW) 6-1, 6-24. Ella Samer (WC) def. Tierney …

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Gettysburg Great Games: 2018 Centennial Conference Softball Championship

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> The Gettysburg College softball program appeared in the Centennial Conference championship game for the third time in four years heading into the 2018 playoffs under the direction of Head Coach Annette Hunt-Shepherd.   The Bullets finished as runner-ups in 2015 and 2017, falling by one run in each hard-fought battle. The narrative …

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2021 Women’s Golf Season Preview

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s golf team is set to begin its 2021 season this Saturday, March 27, at the McDaniel Invitational. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bullets squad hasn’t competed on the course since the two-day Shenandoah Spring Fling event in Kissimmee, Florida last March. Gettysburg did compete in …

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Bullets Use Unity Approach for Leadership

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – There are different styles of leadership that one can use to influence those around them. Members of the Gettysburg College softball program have an opportunity to be a part of a team-oriented leadership approach as soon as they arrive on campus.   Coaches have a choice in which leadership style …

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Stokes, Twill Sweep CC Weekly Honors

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>LANCASTER, Pa. – Senior Bri Stokes (Sudbury, Mass./Lincoln-Sudbury) and sophomore Shannon Twill (Warren, N.J./Watchung Hills) swept the first set of weekly awards distributed by the Centennial Conference following Gettysburg College’s season-opening victory.   Stokes was tagged the CC Offensive Player of the Week after posting three goals and four assists and tying a …

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2021 Men’s Golf Season Preview

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – After missing out on most of their spring season a year ago due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Gettysburg College men’s golf team is ready for an official defense of its 2019 Centennial Conference championship.   Gettysburg captured its first conference championship in 17 years with an incredible comeback in …

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Bullets Sport Spotlight: Softball

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Women’s softball has built a reputation for consistent strength while playing an ambitious schedule, including a pair of spring tournaments and a handful of regular-season match ups against nationally-ranked opposition. The Bullets won Centennial Conference titles in 1994, 1999, 2007, and 2018, and advanced to the NCAA Division III Tournament three times (1999, 2007, 2018). The Bullets had 11-straight seasons …

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Bullets Rank Fifth in IWLCA Poll

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Coming off its first victory of the 2021 campaign, the Gettysburg College women’s lacrosse team grabbed the No. 5 position in the latest release of the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches’ Association Division III Poll. Gettysburg (1-0) showed no signs of rust in dashing past Washington College 16-8 in its season opener over the …

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Field Hockey Lands Academic Awards

National Academic Squad | Scholars of Distinction BROCKPORT, N.Y. – The Gettysburg College field hockey team was recognized for academic success by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) with 19 student-athletes named to the National Academic Squad and three tagged Scholars of Distinction. Gettysburg featured 19 student-athletes on the NFHCA Division III National Academic …

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Men’s Tennis Falls at Washington in Season Opener

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Chestertown, Md. – Washington College claimed four singles matches to get by visiting Gettysburg College 5-4 in the season opener in Centennial Conference men’s tennis action Saturday afternoon. Singles competition 1. Landon Strober (WC) def. Alex Kagan (GCM) 6-0, 1-6, 6-2 2. Ian Hewes (WAC) def. Michael Zayneh (GCM) 6-4, 6-1 3. Andrew …

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Men’s Lacrosse vs. Muhlenberg Postponed

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse home opener with Muhlenberg College scheduled for this Saturday has been postponed due to team-specific gating criteria for conducting spring sport competition within the Centennial Conference amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The extensive plan for returning to competition was established with consideration of recommendations from the …

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Washington Sweeps Gettysburg in Season Opener

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The first baseball games played at Kirchhoff Field in nearly two years did not favor the hosts as Washington College (8-2) doused Gettysburg College (0-2) with a pair of setbacks 9-3 and 5-3 in the Centennial Conference opening doubleheader for both teams. Game One Breakdown Gettysburg’s Top Performers Matt Szczesny …

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Deb Adamik Reminisces about 14 Years at the Helm of Main Street Gettysburg [Episode 48]

If you have lived or visited Gettysburg or Adams County over the past 15 or so years I’m sure you’ve noticed some major changes. These developments, which have enriched the lives of thousands of people in the county, include the establishment of the Wills House, the remodeling and reopening of the Gettysburg Majestic Theater, revitalizations …

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2021 Women’s Tennis Season Preview

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s tennis team will return to action for the first time in over a year and will open the 2021 season at Centennial Conference foe Washington College this Saturday, March 20, at 1 p.m. The Bullets finished 2-4 overall in 2019-20 with two of those matches coming right down …

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2021 Softball Season Preview

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College softball team is eager to return to the diamond for the first time in over a year and open the 2021 campaign this weekend with a Centennial Conference doubleheader against Washington College at Bobby Jones Field. “We are grateful to be back on the field working with a purpose …

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2021 Women’s Lacrosse Season Preview

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College women’s lacrosse team begins its long-awaited title defense this weekend when the Bullets head to Washington College for the start of the Centennial Conference schedule on Saturday, March 20, at 4 p.m. Gettysburg won the last two conference titles in 2018 and 2019 before the Covid-19 pandemic …

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2021 Men’s Tennis Season Preview

GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The Gettysburg College men’s tennis team will return to the courts for the first time in over a year this Saturday, March 20, to open the 2021 season at Centennial Conference opponent Washington College at 1 p.m. The 2019-20 campaign was cut short due to the COVID-19 pandemic and with a new …

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Baseball, Softball Openers Postponed

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>GETTYSBURG, Pa. – The baseball and softball doubleheaders at home against Washington College scheduled for Saturday, March 20, have been postponed. The contests have been tentatively rescheduled for Sunday, March 21, with both competitions beginning at noon, weather and field conditions permitting.  This story was originally posted on the Gettysburg College Website.

Emily Waddell ’17: Searching for a Sound

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> Former track star Emily Waddell ’17 had an idea that she wanted to work with animals from a young age. Her desire to study environmental studies routed her to Gettysburg College and allowed her opportunities to grow within the classroom, field, and beyond.   Her thought process began in high school as …

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Bullets Sport Spotlight: Men’s Lacrosse

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de> Head Coach Hank Janczyk heads into his 34th season at the helm of the men’s lacrosse program and it’s a season unlike any other. Janczyk, who ranks second in collegiate lacrosse history with 473 career wins, highlights his team’s perseverance through unprecedented circumstances and the prospect of getting back on the field …

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Gettysburg Great Moments: Cavanaugh, McCoubrie Shine at 2016 NCAA DIII Outdoor Championships

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE de>Katie Cavanaugh ’16 and Katie McCoubrie ’16 started their track and field journey at Gettysburg College and ended it together on the biggest stage – the NCAA Division III Outdoor Championships. The duo peaked at the right time during the season to help secure their spots at nationals.   Cavanaugh closed out her …

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Game Schedules Announced for Spring Sports

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE – The Centennial Conference has announced the game schedules for baseball, men’s and women’s lacrosse, softball, and men’s and women’s tennis with competition slated to kick off March 20.   Each school will face the same school in all sports each week. Games will be held on each Saturday from March 20 through …

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Shane Manieri ’22: Stepping Up to the Plate

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE (Harleysville, Pa./La Salle College) is well aware of the mental health struggles that plague student-athletes across collegiate athletics and he is set on using his own experiences and the resources at Gettysburg College to help uplift others who might be struggling during these challenging times.   When the NCAA conducted a study involving …

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Gettysburg Gears Up for Spring Campaign

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE – The Gettysburg College Department of Athletics has been planning and preparing for the time when conditions would allow for intercollegiate competition, and now that goal is a reality following an announcement made by the Centennial Conference Presidents’ Council endorsing a plan for spring seasons in the sports of baseball, men’s and women’s …

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Bullets Sport Spotlight: Baseball

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE John Campo heads into his 35th season as head coach of the Gettysburg College baseball team, making him the longest-tenured active coach on staff. Throughout the fall semester and in the early weeks of the spring, Campo and his coaching staff have been preparing the Bullets to get back on the field when …

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Adams County Library System Seeks Public Service Assistant

The Adams County Public Library System has an open position for a Public Services Assistant at the Gettysburg Library.  The position is 36.5 hours per week with full-time benefits available.  Applications are due March 9, 2021. This position is welcome to internal applicants. If interested please email hr@adamslibrary.org. More details are available at https://www.adamslibrary.org/about/employment

Kirby Scott ’77: The Gettysburg Great Scott

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE used his lightning-fast speed to set new standards for greatness at Gettysburg College. His journey as a student-athlete and into the professional field is one of humility, determination, and drive. The Neptune, N.J., native had been involved with sports from a young age, starting in Pop Warner for football and running track at …

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How We Lived: Calvin James Gilbert

Calvin James Gilbert, Sr. of Orrtanna, who died on Feb. 18 at the age of 86, has been added to the Gettysburg Connection Tribute Page, honoring the important contributions he made to our community. Gilbert was a family man with a passion for music, church and his community of Orrtanna. Read Gilbert’s obituary here.

Cantele Selected for 2021 IWLCA Hall of Fame

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE Three decades as one of the top lacrosse coaches in the country has landed Gettysburg College head women’s lacrosse coach Carol Cantele ’83 a spot in the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Hall of Fame it was announced on Monday, Feb. 8.   Cantele will be one of three new inductees in …

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Centennial Conference Update on Spring Sports

With the health and safety of students, faculty, staff, and campus communities as its top priority, the Centennial Conference Presidents Council continues to evaluate the possibility of spring conference competition amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Following extensive discussions, the Presidents Council has agreed that it will defer any judgment for the moment to provide additional time …

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Women’s Lax Ranked Fifth in IWLCA Poll

Alex Jarvis carries the ball up the field. The Gettysburg College women’s lacrosse team received its second top-five billing in a national preseason poll as the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) picked the Bullets fifth heading into the spring campaign.   Ranked fourth in last year’s preseason poll, Gettysburg earned its fourth consecutive top-five …

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Gettysburg Ranked Eighth in USILA D3 Poll

4/10/19, , Gettysburg & McDaniel Colleges, Men’s Lacrosse The Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse team improved its standing in the second preseason poll released this season, locking onto the No. 8 spot in the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) Division III Coaches’ Preseason Poll released on Wednesday, Feb. 3. Gettysburg, which was picked ninth in the …

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Winter Storm Orlena to Bring a Foot of Snow Tomorrow and Monday * Gettysburg Snow Emergency Likely to be Issued Tomorrow

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Gettysburg – effective through 8:00 AM on Tuesday, February 2, 2021. Snowfall will begin Sunday and become heavy Sunday night into Monday. TOTAL accumulations will range from 8-14 inches. Mayor Streeter will likely declare a snow emergency for Gettysburg Borough Sunday afternoon or evening. …

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Healthy Adams County will Sponsor Connection’s new Health and Fitness Section

Gettysburg Connection is pleased to announce that Healthy Adams County has agreed to sponsor the new health and fitness section of our website. Executive Director Kathy Gaskin said Healthy Adams County was celebrating its 25th anniversary this year and would provide articles for the section throughout this year. Readers with ideas for the section should …

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McKeever Named Preseason All-American

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE BALTIMORE – Senior attacker Kerry McKeever (Stony Brook, N.Y./Ward Melville) was named to the US Lacrosse Magazine Division III Women’s Lacrosse Preseason All-America Team it was recently announced.   McKeever was one of 13 student-athletes to make the preseason team, which is selected by magazine writers and editors. She was one of two …

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Swimming Recognized for Academic Success

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE  COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Gettysburg College men’s and women’s swimming programs continued their streak of academic laurels from the College Swimming and Diving Coaches’ Association of America (CSCAA) by being tagged Scholar All-America Teams once again.   The women’s team rocked the classroom during the fall semester, posting a cumulative team grade-point …

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Men’s Lacrosse Picked 9th in Preseason Poll

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE The Gettysburg College men’s lacrosse team was picked ninth in the Nike/US Lacrosse Magazine Division III Preseason Top 20 it was recently announced.   Gettysburg improved its preseason ranking from 2020 by two spots. The Bullets were one of three Centennial Conference schools to break into the preseason ballot, joining No. 5 Ursinus …

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COVID-19 Vaccinations Available for Those 65 and Older or with High-Risk Conditions

The Pennsylvania Dept. of Health has now approved access to the COVID-19 vaccine for all people over 65 years of age and for people age 16-64 with high-risk conditions.* There are several ways to make appointments for vaccination. Eligible individuals can use the MyWellSpan patient portal to schedule a vaccine online. If you don’t have …

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Letter From a Birmingham City Jail

In honor of the 26th Annual MLK Day, Gettysburg Connection is today publishing commentary by several local residents. In this post we are also publishing “Letter from A Birmingham City Jail,” an open letter written by King on April 16, 1963 during that year’s campaign in Birmingham, Alabama to bring attention to the integration efforts …

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Gettysburg Student-Athletes Shine in the Classroom

GETTYSBURG COLLEGE – Despite facing unprecedented circumstances that reshaped the learning environment at Gettysburg College last semester, student-athletes across the whole of the athletics program rose to the occasion in the classroom.   Including cheerleading, all 25 varsity squads produced team grade-point averages north of 3.1 during the fall semester. All but two of the …

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Positions Open at Adams County Library

The Adams County Library System currently has three positions open with January Due dates. Please see the positions and job descriptions on our website: https://www.adamslibrary.org/about/employment Teen Specialist @ Harbaugh-Thomas, 40 hours per week, Full Time Benefits available. due 1/8/21 Teen Specialist @ Trone Memorial Library, 34 hours per week, Full Time Benefits available. due 1/15/21 ACLS Marketing Assistant, 20 …

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Gettysburg Connection Seeks Contract Writer(s)

Gettysburg Connection seeks one or more contract writers for local news stories.   Applicants should have an interest in contributing to the the Adams County Community, excellent communication and writing skills, an independent work orientation, and an ability to work on deadline. Compensation is based on experience. For more information, please contact Charles Stangor, publisher, …

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Gettysburg Connection Readers Respond to January 6, 2021 Events

This morning has dawned clear and sunny bringing perhaps some optimism following yesterday’s images of mayhem and anarchy. Many national and state lawmakers have spoken out against yesterday’s violence. Gettysburg Police Chief Robert Glenny said this morning that he was monitoring the situation but has not scheduled any extra officers. Glenny said the department had …

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PA Department of Health Confirms First Case with the Faster-Spreading COVID-19 Variant

Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine today announced the first confirmed case of the COVID-19 variant, SARS-CoV-2 B.1.1.7, in Pennsylvania. The confirmed case is in Dauphin County. This variant is the same one that was first discovered in England in December. This individual tested positive after known international exposure. A case investigation and contact tracing …