Lyons Tales: A Review & Preview of Mount Holyoke Athletics for Dec. 18th

Preview photo for the Athletics Weekly Newsletter, the Lyons Tales.

HAPPY HOLIDAYS, LYONS NATION! Thank you from all of Lyons Athletics to you and yours this holiday season! With the final games of 2017 having been played, the Lyons Tales will be taking a break until 2018! See you next year, Lyons Nation! And once again, HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!!


Mount Holyoke returns to action on January 20 when it takes part in the Winter 1 Classic of the Tournament of Champions, hosted by Ohio University.


Mount Holyoke (1-3) is idle until Thursday, January 11 when it travels to Clark to compete against the Cougars and Wheaton College (1pm). Fans can follow all the action live (when available) at


Mount Holyoke will be back in action on January 12th at Wesleyan University at 3:00pm.


The Lyons suffered a tough 69-55 loss to the University of Saint Joseph last week to wrap up the fall semester. Mount Holyoke was paced by three players in double-figures, including senior forward Kate Rawson (Old Town, Maine), who recorded her first career double-double of 14 points and a game-best 15 rebounds.  MHC (0-9; 0-3 NEWMAC) returns to action on January 3rd in a 7pm contest at the Coast Guard Academy, wrapping up the week on January 6th in a 1pm tilt at Babson. Fans can follow all the action live (when available) at


Mount Holyokewill be back in action on January 20 at 11am when it competes at the Smith College Invitational.


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The official photographer of Mount Holyoke Athletics, RJB Sports Photography has an array of action photos, team photos and headshots available to family, alumnae and fans to purchase. Photo galleries will be added as teams are photographed. For all available galleries, including 2015-16, 2016-17 and this season, click HERE.