Lauren Sharpe
Sports Editor
Class of 2019

Articles by Lauren

For Kaczegowicz, a life without softball is unimaginable

Sophomore catcher Harleigh Kaczegowicz of UR Softball was recently named the Liberty League Performer of the Week and had a…

UR Softball splits final eight games of regular season

In the final week of the regular season, the UR Softball team (URSB) faced off against St. John Fisher and Nazareth Colleges, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), and finally, St. Lawrence University.

Tennis ends season against tough UAA competition

UR Men’s and Women’s Tennis (URMT and URWT) traveled to Altamonte Springs, Fla., to partake in the UAA Championship this past weekend to conclude their seasons.

Female football player offered NCAA scholarship, a first

In the past decade, a few women have played college football, but only one, Arizona native Becca Longo, has been offered a scholarship for her talents.

For prolific USWNT, pay will now match accomplishments

Earlier this month, the U.S. Women's National Soccer team reached a deal with the U.S. Soccer Federation. The agreement includes an increase in compensation and travel benefits, as well as support for players who are starting a family.

Freshmen athletes waste no time making key contributions

Standing out amid a pool of talent and more experienced teammates is no easy task for first-year athletes.

Wallisch looks to past challenges to build on career

Senior midfielder Jamie Wallisch of UR Women’s Lacrosse has 18 goals and 6 assists in the first six games of the season. She leads the team in both goals and assists and has started every game for the Yellowjackets.

URSB starts season strong on all fronts

The UR Softball team (URSB) headed south for spring break to begin their regular season in Florida, finishing the week with a 9–3 record.

URWB wins in opening round before narrow exit against Geneseo

The Yellowjackets lost 78–72 to host team SUNY Geneseo in the second round after a first-round win over Keene State College.

Lacrosse begins season clicking on all cylinders

Weeks of preseason training and preparation paid off for the UR Women’s Lacrosse team this Saturday, as they kicked off its season with a dominating win in Pennsylvania against Thiel College.