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The Hopkins men’s and women’s fencing teams traveled to Haverford College to compete in the Dan Arnstein Invitational, where both teams finished the day 3-0.

M. and W. Fencing have strong start to season

December 7, 2017

The Hopkins men’s and women’s fencing teams have both had impressive early starts to the 2017-2018 season. Both teams went unbeaten at Haverford College’s Dan Arnstein Invitational, and the women made a special showing at the NIWFA Christmas Invitational, claiming two titles and placing four in the top three for their respective weapon.


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Athlete of the Week Maya Hammonds — track and field

December 7, 2017

This past Saturday, the Hopkins men’s and women’s track and field teams travelled to Lancaster, Pa. for the Diplomat Invitational, their first meet of the indoor season. Throughout the day of the competition, both teams saw a wide range of exemplary performances.


M. Basketball improves to 7-0 by beating Mules

February 11, 2018

This past weekend, the Hopkins men’s basketball team took on Centennial Conference opponent, the Muhlenberg College Mules, at Goldfarb Gymnasium. The Blue Jays sit at 2-0 in the Conference and 6-0 on the season, keeping their undefeated record going into December.

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Freshman guard Joey Kern scored a career-high 17 points to lead the Jays.

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Junior guard Lexie Scholtz scored a game-high 26 points and 11 rebounds.

W. Basketball falls short against top-ranked Mules

December 7, 2017

This past Saturday, the Hopkins women’s basketball team matched up against Centennial Conference adversary, the now 19th-ranked Muhlenberg College Mules. The Blue Jays fell just short of completing a big upset against the Mules, losing 69-64 in overtime in a thrilling matchup between the Centennial Conference foes.


M. Basketball remains undefeated this season

November 30, 2017

The Hopkins men’s basketball team opened the 2017-2018 season on Nov. 15 at home against the Marymount University Saints. It was also the debut for Hopkins head coach Josh Loeffler, who took over for Bill Nelson after 31 seasons with the Blue Jays.

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Junior Michael Gardner led the team with 16 points against McDaniel.

W. Cross Country defends NCAA championship

November 30, 2017

As the rest of the student body was gearing up to go home and finally get some well-deserved sleep during Thanksgiving break, the Hopkins women’s cross country team was diligently preparing for the NCAA Championship race. The Blue Jays made their way to Principia College in Elsah, Ill. with hopes to defend their second straight NCAA title.

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The Blue Jays take home their fifth NCAA championship in six years.

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Head Coach Josh Loeffler

Get to know Josh Loeffler: men's basketball head coach

November 30, 2017

The Hopkins men’s basketball team has had five consecutive victories to start off the 2017-2018 season. The highlights include a first-place finish in the Rhodes Tip-Off Tournament and a 72-46 win against the McDaniel College Green Terror in the Blue Jays’ Centennial Conference opener.


Women’s Soccer loses in NCAA Elite Eight round

November 30, 2017

After defeating Wilkes University in the second round of the NCAA Division-III Women’s Soccer Tournament, the Hopkins women’s soccer team advanced to the Sweet 16 for the ninth time in program history. Hopkins headed to Williamstown, Mass. to face the SUNY Geneseo Knights.

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The Jays beat SUNY Geneseo but were defeated by Williams College.

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The Blue Jays did not give up a goal in either of their weekend games.

M. Soccer wins both its weekend games 2-0

November 16, 2017

The Hopkins men’s soccer team did not allow their loss in the semifinals of the Centennial Conference Tournament to defeat them. Instead, the Jays used the upsetting outcome to fuel their fight going into the NCAA Tournament.


Both Cross Country teams qualify for Nationals

November 16, 2017

This past weekend, both the men’s and women’s cross country teams travelled down to Dickinson College for the Mideast Regional Championship with a chance to advance to the National Championship race on the line.

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Junior Ellie Clawson was named Mideast Conference Runner of the Year.