Tag Archives: athletics

womens-soccer-anthem The 2012 Haverford College Women's Soccer team. Photo: David Sinclair.

Being a Student-Athlete

“Being a student-athlete at Haverford College means developing incredible relationships with my teammates as well as my peers and professors.”—Sophie Eiger ’14 August 6—14, 2013: Share in the adventure as the Women’s Soccer team blogs from Italy.

Women's Tennis Coach Ann Koger is profiled in the summer 2013 NCAA Champion Magazine Women's Tennis Coach Ann Koger is profiled in the summer 2013 NCAA Champion Magazine

A Winning Combination

“Many of my athletes are musicians, actors, singers, or are involved in community service. Nobody is just going to class, going to tennis and going home.”—Ann Koger, Head Women’s Tennis Coach and Associate Director of Athletics

Alisa Strayer' 13, Haverford College Cricket Outside of athletics, Strayer, a psychology major, helped start an after-school program for children living near campus who have autism. Photo: Thom Carroll.

Bowling Them Over on the Cricket Field

Cricketer Alisa Strayer ’13—who picked up the sport her freshman year—surprises with her “flighty ball.” Read “Bowling Them Over on the Cricket Field” in the Spring/Summer 2013 issue of Haverford magazine »

An aerial view of a fencing tournament An aerial view of a fencing tournament held in Ryan gym, ca. early 1990s. Courtesy of College Archives.

Being a Student-Athlete

“To be a student-athlete is to be someone who sees the critical importance of the lessons learned both in the classroom and on the field. I truly believe that life rewards individuals who are hard-working, flexible, and capable of relating … Continue reading

GIAC at Night Outside the Douglas B. Gardner '83 Integrated Athletic Center.

A Winning Combination

Upgraded facilities, more full-time coaches, state-of-the-art strength training and other enhancements have helped Haverford’s teams post impressive results in recent years. But the true measure of success for Athletics is reflected in how well the program allows students to excel … Continue reading

Tellem Fitness Center The fitness center has about 100 different workout options, including free weights, exercise bicycles and cardiovascular and strength training machines.

A Winning Combination

Upgraded facilities, state-of-the-art strength training and other enhancements have helped Haverford’s teams post impressive results in recent years. But the true measure of success for Athletics is reflected in how well the program allows students to excel in both sports … Continue reading

Women's Tennis Coach Ann Koger Under Koger's leadership, the women’s tennis team has an all-time record of 326-213.

A Winning Combination

“Many of my athletes are musicians, actors, singers, or are involved in community service. Nobody is just going to class, going to tennis and going home.”—Ann Koger, Head Women’s Tennis Coach and Associate Director of Athletics

Chris Tyson '13, Men's Squash Chris Tyson '13 has led the men's squash team in wins the past two seasons. Photo: David Sinclair.

Being a Student-Athlete

“I chose Haverford because it gave me an opportunity to pursue both my academic and athletic goals without compromising one for the other.” – Alex Spiliotes ’12, men’s squash