Category Archives: Athletics

C.J. Sweet 16 Tour

From November 2016 to April 2017, Lehigh fans had the opportunity to attend various NBA games and root for South Mountain’s favorite NBA star, C.J. McCollum ’13, as part of the C.J. Sweet 16 Tour! Originating from the “VIP Night at the Sixers” event in January 2016, the C.J. Sweet 16 Tour is a 16-game … Continue reading C.J. Sweet 16 Tour

Ariella Scalese ’14: The Crying Lehigh Cheerleader

Five years ago, Lehigh defeated Duke in the first round of the 2012 NCAA Tournament. With the five-year anniversary approaching on March 16, Ariella Scalese ’14 took time to reminisce about the day of Lehigh’s historic victory and explain the unique impact the win has had in her life. Click here to check out the “When … Continue reading Ariella Scalese ’14: The Crying Lehigh Cheerleader

Support Lehigh at the 2017 Patriot League Championship!

#3 Lehigh Mountain Hawks vs. #1 Bucknell Bisons Patriot League Championship at Bucknell University WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8, 2017 7:30 p.m. Championship-bound!#MarchLikeAPatriot pic.twitter.com/gPW4RMv9cF — Lehigh Sports (@LehighSports) March 6, 2017 Come out to Bucknell University this Wednesday and support Lehigh at the Patriot League Championship. Remember: With one more win, Lehigh returns to the NCAA Tournament for the first … Continue reading Support Lehigh at the 2017 Patriot League Championship!

Your photos: Lehigh-Lafayette Telecasts 2016

On November 19, 2016, Lehigh and Lafayette alumni, parents, and friends gathered at telecast parties across the country to watch Lehigh take on Lafayette in the 152nd game of the nation’s most-played rivalry. Lehigh won 45-21! Thank you to everyone who sent in photos! Have more photos? Feel free to post them in the comments. … Continue reading Your photos: Lehigh-Lafayette Telecasts 2016

Lehigh Fans Support C.J. McCollum ’13 in Philadelphia

From his journalistic exploits with The Player’s Tribune to averaging over 20 points per game for the Portland Trailblazers, Lehigh graduate C.J. McCollum’s accomplishments have made him an easy figure for Mountain Hawks to stand behind. When the Trailblazers traveled to Philadelphia to face the hometown 76ers, fans of the former four-year college basketball star were … Continue reading Lehigh Fans Support C.J. McCollum ’13 in Philadelphia

Your photos: Lehigh-Lafayette Telecasts 2015

On November 21, 2015, Lehigh and Lafayette alumni, parents, and friends gathered at more than 70 telecast parties across the country to watch Lehigh take on Lafayette in the 151st game of the nation’s most-played rivalry. Lehigh won 49-35! Thank you to everyone who sent in photos! Have more photos? Feel free to post them … Continue reading Your photos: Lehigh-Lafayette Telecasts 2015

Busted Brackets, a Disney Princess, and Lehigh

March Madness has started, and the Ides of March have become the Odds of March. With over 9.2 quintillion bracket possibilities (9,223,372,036,854,775,808 to be exact), and more than 40 million people betting on 70-million-plus brackets, things are bound to get a little heated by the office water cooler. But if you prefer to stay out … Continue reading Busted Brackets, a Disney Princess, and Lehigh

Top 5 Things to Miss about Lehigh This Time of Year

With temperatures plummeting to degrees we thought only existed on the planet Hoth, it’s hard to remember what makes this time of year bearable. It’s certainly no longer magical, as Elsa has been arrested in some places for causing freezing temperatures, while Punxsutawney Phil is being threatened with a warrant in New Hampshire. But the … Continue reading Top 5 Things to Miss about Lehigh This Time of Year

More Than a Rivalry

Anybody could feel the electric atmosphere that filled the air on the 4 train to Yankee Stadium on Saturday. Even somebody absorbed in music blasting through ear buds and busily beating level 335 of Candy Crush couldn’t help but notice the wave of brown and maroon that filled each and every subway car. There was … Continue reading More Than a Rivalry

Good, Old-fashioned Rivalry

With the 150th meeting of the Lehigh and Lafayette football teams less than a month away, I thought it would be fun to relive some noteworthy Lehigh-Lafayette showdowns from recent years.   2004 Although Lehigh’s rowing program receives little media attention in comparison with football and basketball, races against Lafayette are just as competitive and … Continue reading Good, Old-fashioned Rivalry