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Men’s soccer ties Army, but unbeaten streak ends after midweek loss to Cornell

Men’s soccer ties Army, but unbeaten streak ends after midweek loss to Cornell

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

October 31, 2019

The Bison men’s soccer team took on Army in a home matchup at Emmitt Field on Saturday, Oct. 26. The game ended in a 0-0 draw, extending the team’s unbeaten streak to five games. The Bison then traveled to Ithaca, N.Y. on Oct. 29 to take on Cornell. The game was even for the first 45 minutes,...

Football suffers heartbreaking loss after a tough fourth quarter

Kaelyn Long, Senior Writer

October 31, 2019

On Oct. 26, the Bison football team fell just short in the fourth quarter against the Lafayette Leopards, losing by a score of 21-17. The team now sits at 1-2 in Patriot League play and an overall record of 1-7. The Leopards tallied two unanswered touchdowns to solidify their lead late in the game....

Swimming and diving dominates, defeats Binghamton in home opener

Swimming and diving dominates, defeats Binghamton in home opener

Dani Kaufman, Senior Writer

October 31, 2019

In their home opener at Kinney Natatorium, the Bison men’s swimming and diving team defeated Binghamton by a team score of 172.5-127.5, while the Bison women’s swimming and diving team won by a team score of 174-121, building on their undefeated start to the season. The Orange and Blue collected...

Men’s soccer maintains undefeated streak with win against Boston and draw against Binghamton

Men’s soccer maintains undefeated streak with win against Boston and draw against Binghamton

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

October 25, 2019

On Oct. 20, the Bison played against Boston University at Emmitt Field and earned their third consecutive win (and second consecutive Patriot League win) with a 3-0 scoreline. The Bison were able to take advantage of the rainy conditions when Patrick O’Hara ’22 scored to give the Bison a 1-0 goal...

Men’s water polo splits 2-2 at Harvard Invitational

Anna Carroll, Senior Writer

October 25, 2019

The Bison men’s water polo team tacked two wins and two losses onto their now 14-4 record this past weekend at Harvard University. The Orange and Blue suffered their two losses to No. 20 St. Francis (Brooklyn) and No. 9 Harvard, while edging out Wagner and MIT for their two wins on the weekend. The...

Swimming and diving goes 2-0 against Patriot League rivals

Bri Pomonis, Senior Writer

October 25, 2019

The Bison men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams faced two Patriot League opponents in their first scored competitions of the 2019-20 season on Oct. 18-19. Both teams swept Holy Cross and Boston University, leaving them each with 2-0 records as they prepare to host their home opener on Saturday,...

Football unable to keep up with Towson’s high-scoring attack

Kaelyn Long, Senior Writer

October 25, 2019

The Bison football team traveled to Towson, Md. on Oct. 19 to take on the No. 20/18 Towson Tigers. The Bison suffered a 56-7 loss after going head-to-head against its third-ranked opponent of the 2019 season. The Bison currently sit at a record of 1-6 and 1-1 in Patriot League play. The Bison scored...

Solid performance caps off fall season for men’s golf

Dani Kaufman, Senior Writer

October 25, 2019

At the Lehigh Invitational held on Oct. 19, the Bison men’s golf team tied for sixth place at a very competitive meet with 14 teams in total. The Bison had a total score of 301, only 10 shots off from Holy Cross, the first-place team. Chris Tanabe ’21 was a standout for the Orange and Blue, as...

Football comes up just short against Holy Cross

Football comes up just short against Holy Cross

Kaelyn Long, Senior Writer

October 10, 2019

The Bison football team competed against the Holy Cross Crusaders at Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium during Homecoming weekend on Oct. 5. Despite putting up a valiant fight, the Orange and Blue came up short with a 21-14 loss in its Patriot League opener. Wide receiver Brandon Sanders ’22 set a...

Men’s soccer loses to Navy after conceding two late goals

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

October 10, 2019

On Sunday, Oct. 6, the Bison took on No. 21 Navy in their fourth Patriot League game of the season. The first half proved to be a back-and-forth game, with neither side able to capture a goal. Late in the second half, Navy scored to take a 1-0 lead. Less than a minute later, Navy scored again to double...

Cross Country teams run in the 46th Annual Paul Short Invite

Emily Doyle, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

This past weekend, the Orange and Blue cross country teams competed in Paul Short Invite hosted by Lehigh University on Oct. 5. The men’s cross country team came in 20th overall while the women’s team came in 31st. On the men’s side, the Bison ran a strong race this past weekend, despite resting...

Bison swimming takes on UMBC in first meet of the season

Dani Kaufman, Senior Writer

October 10, 2019

As tradition has served for the past 13 years, the Orange and Blue started their swimming season with a meet against UMBC on Oct. 5. One of the many standouts of the meet was Catherine Craig ’23 who won the 100-meter breaststroke with a time of 1:07.10. Craig went on to also collect the 400 meter...

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