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Carey ’14 shines in debut despite loss

February 11, 2011


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By Andrew Arnao Contributing Writer Despite an outstanding effort by Ali Carey ’14, the Bison women’s lacrosse team fell to St. Bonaventure 14-10 in their season opener on Sunday. In her collegiate debut, Carey scored five goals, highlighting the large youth presence on a team that saw seven first-years play...

Men’s track dazzles in Winter Classic

February 11, 2011


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By Cooper Sutton Sports Editor The men’s track and field team finished its regular season on high note this Saturday at the Bucknell Winter Classic with 10 different Bison claiming victories. Most notable among the victorious Bison was Robert Arent ’12, who won the 60-meter hurdles with a time...

Five Lady Bison take gold in Winter Classic

February 11, 2011


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By Joyce Novacek Writer Five Bison took gold for the women’s track team at the Bucknell Winter Classic last Saturday. Beth Braunegg ’14 won the 1,000 meters, and the Bison swept the 500 meters with Erin Horleman ’14 leading the way.  In the field, the Orange and Blue posted impressive result...

Water polo starts with four straight wins

February 11, 2011


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By Scott Padula Contributing Writer Interim Coach Paul Rave started his career strongly as the women’s water polo team started its season by going 4-0 at the Bison Invitational this weekend. This is the third time in four years that the team has won its season opener. The Bison began the invitatio...

Wrestling wins on Senior Night

February 11, 2011


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By Joe Ruby Writer The wrestling team earned its first EIWA win Thursday, defeating Army (7-7, 2-5) by a score of 25-12 in Davis Gym. The Senior Night victory improved the Bison’s record to 6-10 overall, 1-4 in the conference and 4-3 at home. Derek Reber ’12 began the scoring for the Bison wit...

Bison Athlete of the Week: Ali Carey ’14

February 11, 2011


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By Cooper Sutton Sports Editor ___ Ali Carey '14 Lacrosse Bio: Position: Attack Class: First-year Major: Undeclared Hometown: Clarksville, Md. Stats: Goals: 5 Shots on Goal: 7/7 Ground Balls: 2 Turnovers: 2 In her first ever college lacrosse game, attack Ali Carey ’14 gave Bison...

Football scholarships postponed by council

February 10, 2011


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By Erin Kircher Contributing Writer This past December, the Patriot League Council of Presidents deferred their decision regarding football financial aid to two years from now. While the schools included in the Patriot League are allowed to offer athletic merit aid to the League’s 22 other sports, ...

Bison Athlete of the Week: Joe Willman

February 3, 2011


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By Cooper Sutton Sports Editor Joe Willman Height: 6’7” Position: Forward Class: Sophomore Major: Management Hometown: Tinton Falls, N.J. vs. Navy Points: 18 Rebounds: 10 Assists: 2 Minutes played: 27 vs. American Points: 5 Rebounds: 8 Assists: 1 Minutes played: 29 Over the past ...

Club hockey wins Greek game

February 3, 2011


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By Andrew Arnao Contributing Writer The club hockey team defeated C.W. Post University 6-2 in Saturday’s Greek game, exacting revenge for its elimination at the GNCHC conference playoffs last year. The Bison started off aggressively and scored two early goals. Although they gave one up late in the f...

Super Bowl mediocre despite Rogers' great performance

February 3, 2011


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By Mike Wolf Writer This year’s Super Bowl had a lot to live up to after the inspiring win by the New Orleans Saints last year. Though the standards for this year’s game were possibly inflated, overall it was a mediocre Super Bowl. Unlike last year, when the Saints’ victory over the Colts se...

Men's lax looks to rebound

February 3, 2011


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By Eric Brod Senior Writer One goal was all that separated the Bison men's lacrosse team from victory five times last year. Even with an impressive 8-6 record in 2010, many felt the lacrosse team could have accomplished much more than a semifinal round exit in the Patriot League Tournament against Ar...

Lady Bison led by strong juniors

February 3, 2011


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By Joyce Novacek Writer Stephanie Fulmer ’12 and Emily Liggett ’12 led the Bison strong races in the 3,000 meters and 1,000 meters, respectively, as 12 members of the women’s track and field team traveled to New Haven, Conn. for the Giegengack Invitational hosted by Yale on Feb. 5. “While on...

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