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Water polo suffers rough losses over weekend

February 17, 2011


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By Scott Padula Contributing Writer The women’s water polo team suffered a string of tough losses last weekend at the Maryland Invitational against George Washington, Wagner and the hosting team, the Terrapins. The losses set the team's record to 4-3 for the season. The Orange and Blue lost 10-...

Baseball drops first four

February 17, 2011


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By Chris McCree Writer The baseball team began its season by losing all four of its games this past weekend at James Madison University. The Bison had a tough time with a very talented Dukes squad that produced a total of 91 runs over the four game stretch, including a 37-run outburst in the first gam...

Softball wins opening game of season

February 17, 2011


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By Lindsay Regruto Staff Writer The women’s softball team started the Kickin' Chicken Classic with a bang last weekend in Conway, S.C., shutting out James Madison in its first game. However, the Bison were unable to continue the momentum, dropping the remaining games to Coastal Carolina, Saint Josep...

Women's track places second in meet

February 17, 2011


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By Joyce Novacek Writer Sasha Hornock ’13 and Sarah Bella ’12 won gold medals to help the women's track team place second at the Patriot League Indoor Championships last weekend in Annapolis, Md.. Navy prevented the Bison from defending their title from last season, scoring 157 points compared to...

Sacks '14 sets Bison first-year record

February 17, 2011


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By Colin Fields Contributing Writer The men’s track team finished third in the team standings at the Patriot League Championships this past weekend in Annapolis, Md. Chris Sacks ’14 became the first first-year student in Bison history to win two events in his first championships, also claiming Rook...

Lady Bison finish meet in third place

February 17, 2011


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By Mike Wolf Writer The women’s swimming team capped a great season this past weekend with an overall third-place finish in a tough Patriot League championships. The three-day championship meet took place in the Kinney Natatorium between Thursday and Saturday. This achievement marks the 11th str...

Nicholson '14 finishes great season

February 17, 2011


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By Cooper Sutton Sports Editor Mike Nicholson ’14 transcended his team’s third-place finish in this past weekend’s Patriot League Championships in Kinney Natatorium, setting new school records in the 200 and 400 meter individual medleys. Navy won the championship for the eighth consecutive ...

Baseball looks to win league again

February 11, 2011


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By Eric Brod Senior Writer To say the Bison’s run through the Patriot League Tournament last year, which that ended in a league championship and NCAA tournament berth, was unexpected would be an understatement. After an up-and-down 2010 regular season that saw the Orange and Blue finish with an unde...

Cohenca ’12 pulls off big win

February 11, 2011


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By Chris McCree Writer The men’s tennis team dropped its third straight contest on Sunday night, losing to Penn State in University Park, Pa. Taking on a very talented Nittany Lion team, the Bison lost all three doubles matches and managed to win only one out of six singles matches. However lopsid...

Women’s tennis loses

February 11, 2011


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By Lindsay Regruto Staff Writer Despite a desire for revenge, the Bison women’s tennis team fell to Binghamton 7-0 in its second match-up against the Bearcats. With the loss, the Orange and Blue’s record dropped to 0-4 for the spring season. “We’re having a bit of a rough start, but nothing real...

Lady Bison win two huge games

February 11, 2011


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By Eric Weiss Senior Writer The women’s basketball team got back to its winning ways this week, downing Holy Cross 68-52 at home on Saturday and then beating Lafayette 46-34 in a defensive struggle at home on Wednesday. With a tape-to-tape win against the Crusaders, the Bison demonstrated just ...

Men’s basketball continues to roll

February 11, 2011


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By Greg Stevenson Senior Writer Despite conceding an 11-point lead with four minutes to go, the men’s basketball team took advantage of a dominating performance by Bryson Johnson '13 and fought back hard in overtime, outlasting a tough Lafayette Leopards squad, 74-69, on the road in Easton, Pa....

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