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Segar '12 leads swimming at ECAC championships

February 24, 2011


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By Colin Fields Contributing Writer Matt Segar ’12 broke a school record in the 200-yard freestyle that had stood for 23 years en route to victory as the men's swimming team competed at the ECAC Championships in Pittsburgh last weekend. Thomas Brown ’12 also broke his own school record in the 200 ...

Men’s tennis defeats St. Francis (Pa.)

February 24, 2011


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By Joe Ruby Writer The men’s tennis team earned its first win of the season on Friday, defeating host St. Francis (Pa.) by a score of 6-1. Kyle Rosen ’14 and Chris Tortora ’14 each won their first matches as Bison. In the doubles phase of the contest, the Bison took two of three and clinched the do...

Women’s tennis takes first victory of season

February 24, 2011


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By Joyce Novacek Writer The women’s tennis team earned its first win of the spring season this past weekend, defeating the St. Francis Red Flash 6-1. Lauren Lucido ’11 led the Bison, winning first singles and her doubles match with teammate Courtney Casey ’12. After Lucido and Casey won 8-3 in fi...

Softball drops all four at Longwood

February 24, 2011


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By Lindsay Regruto Staff Writer The women’s softball team put up a strong fight in the Longwood Tournament last weekend, but it was not enough to capture a win as the Bison went 0-4 for the weekend. "This weekend was a great learning experience. We took strides in the right direction and learned a lo...

Donato ’12 sparks baseball to first win

February 24, 2011


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By Chris McCree Writer The baseball team claimed its first victories of the year against the University of Richmond last weekend in Virginia. The Bison lost their first game 4-2 but won their next two 5-3 and 4-3 in a series that marked a stark contrast from the team's previous series against Jame...

Bison Athlete of the Week

February 17, 2011


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By Cooper Sutton Sports Editor Mike Nicholson '14 Biography: Class: First-year Events: IM, Breaststroke, Butterfly Hometown: Chappaqua, N.Y. Major: Undeclared Stats: 400 IM: 3:52.09 (1st) 200 IM: 1:49.75 (3rd) 200 fly: 1:51.56 (7th) Total points: 48 In the first Patriot League Championships of hi...

Women's golf finishes 26th in S.C.

February 17, 2011


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By Thomas Walter Contributing Writer The women’s golf team traveled to Kiawah Island, S.C. this past weekend to compete in the three-day Edwin Watts/Kiawah Island Intercollegiate for its first tournament of the spring season. The Bison shot a three-day total of 959 to finish 26th out of 33 teams. ...

Basketball clinches regular season title

February 17, 2011


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By Greg Stevenson Senior Writer Already with 19 wins and double-digit conference victories on the year to their credit, all the Bison had left to do to complete a thrilling regular season was beat the Colgate Raiders Sunday afternoon on the road and secure the Patriot League regular season title a...

Women's basketball wins one, loses one

February 17, 2011


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By Eric Weiss Senior Writer The women's basketball team defeated Colgate at home Saturday 79-64 but fell to Lehigh 72-39 on the road Wednesday. Cosima Higham ’11 answered the bell on Senior Night for the Bison as she netted one of the most impressive games of her career. Leading all scorers wi...

Women's lacrosse team dominates Howard

February 17, 2011


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By Andrew Arnao Contributing Writer The women’s lacrosse team scoring a school-record 24 goals en route to a 24-5 victory over Howard on Saturday. The Bison quickly got out to a 4-0 lead, which eventually led to a 10-4 halftime score. They then scored 14 unanswered points to make it 24-4 before...

Men's lacrosse opens season strong

February 17, 2011


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By Eric Brod Senior Writer The men’s lacrosse team dominated in its season opener, winning a 17-2 home victory over Canisisus. The Orange and Blue displayed their depth and versatility on offense and showed how impenetrable their defense can be. Leading the offensive attack was Nick Gantsoudes ’12, w...

Wrestling defeats Brown, 31-7

February 17, 2011


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By Joe Ruby Writer The men’s wrestling team split its two EIWA matches this weekend, defeating Brown (2-13, 1-7) by a score of 31-7 before falling 25-14 to No. 8 American (14-7, 3-2). With the weekend’s results, the Bison finished the regular season with a record of 7-11 overall and 2-5 in the ...

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