Brendan Gates - Staff Writer
While academics are at the nucleus of all universities, athletic programs are the outer core of the college experience and have huge impacts on successes of students and universities.
At the terminus of North Queen Street in Shippensburg rests a vacant industrial plant which dates back to the early 1900s.
After falling to Millersville University on Tuesday, the Shippensburg University Volleyball team snapped its four-match losing streak by winning the final two matches of the regular season on the road, defeating Lock Haven University and University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown by set scores of 3-2.
A tough weekend road trip for the Shippensburg University volleyball team saw junior Morgan DeFloria become the ninth player in school history to record 1,000 kills in a career on Friday night as the Raiders fell to California University of Pennsylvania (Cal) in a four-set match from the Cal University Convocation Center.
The Shippensburg University volleyball team was challenged with one of its toughest pair of weekend matches as it faced off against two of the top teams in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC).
Homecoming weekend saw the Shippensburg University volleyball team split a pair of Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) matches to Central Division foes University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown (UPJ) and Lock Haven University inside Heiges Field House.
The Shippensburg University volleyball team continued its roll through conference play this past weekend with dominant home triumphs over East Stroudsburg University and Kutztown University as it remains unbeaten in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) including a seven-game win streak.
In what has been coined as the key mid-season match, the Shippensburg University cross-country teams traveled to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, this past weekend to compete in the Paul Short Invitational hosted by Lehigh University.
A week after the Shippensburg University volleyball team swept Mercyhurst University out of Heiges Field House, the Raiders kept their brooms out for their weekend road trip in western Pennsylvania by sweeping both Edinboro and Slippery Rock universities, Friday and Saturday.
After starting the season on the road in Florida and West Virginia over the course of three weekends, the Shippensburg University volleyball team finally returned home to play in front of a home crowd.