When the Panthers finished up the regular season with five wins in a row, all of their momentum looked as if it would surge them to the final round of the conference tournament, and that’s exactly what happened. On Saturday the Panthers matched up against the one seed, Webster Gorloks for the championship round, but could not quite juice out a victory, claiming second place in the SLIAC Tournament in Highland, Ill.
The basketball season recently came to an end for the men and women of Greenville. The men’s team ended with an overall record of 15-10, and the women’s team ended 10-15. Unfortunately, neither team was able to gain a position in playoffs; however, as post season training begins for both teams, it’s a good time to reflect on the 2013-14 seasons of both Greenville teams.
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In the past couple of years, the Panther football team has displayed a knack for second half comebacks which has made for some wild finishes. That the Panthers were a fourth quarter program also became evident this season. Whether it was the narrow, last minute road victories against Eureka and Crown, or the thrilling homecoming rally against Northwestern, the football team always rose to the occasion whenever adversity was present.
In this episode, Jake, Austin and Glenn go over Papyrus articles, events in Greenville and the latest in GC sports. Also, they have an extremely special guest coming for Monday's podcast.
In this episode, Jake and Austin take apart a few Papyrus articles and welcome Glenn Owens as he gives the latest update in GC sports.
The women of GC went head to head this past Thursday, October 17th, in the annual Powder Puff football tournament. After an intense game lasting into overtime, the senior class celebrated their first tournament win of their career.
For Homecoming 2013, Greenville welcomed a successful bunch of alumni athletes back on campus for an annual sports tradition: the alumni games. Some of this year’s participants are currently professional athletes in different parts of the world, and other participants simply seek the rush of their beloved sport. The games serve as a chance for present and former Greenville athletes to build community. Primarily, the games are intended to remember past Panther athletes, and to allow alumni students to re-live the exhilaration of competition, and the atmosphere of collegiate athletics.
Head coach Tom Ackerman has been coaching volleyball for seventeen years at Greenville College, but this season might be his best yet. What many thought would be a rebuilding year for Greenville volleyball has turned into an undefeated season in conference. With the help of several well playing freshman, strong senior leadership, and the experience of coach Ackerman, the Panther volleyball team is currently 19-4 as the season begins to wind down. After dropping three out of their four first games in the season opening tournament, the Panthers went undefeated in September and have only lost one game since. Coach Ackerman is particularly pleased with the performance of senior