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Women lose first three matches

February 3, 2011

By Lindsay Regruto Staff Writer The women’s tennis team suffered tough losses against Pittsburgh and Duquesne over the weekend in the opening dual matches of the spring season. Later in the week, the Bison tried to score their first-ever win against Penn State, but the Lions prevailed. Though the B...

Super weekend begins

January 27, 2011

By Justin Cohen Writer As the nation prepares to shine its spotlight on Dallas for Super Bowl XLV, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers are hard at work, each seeking to add another title to its respective franchise. In a season of parity throughout the league, it seems fitting that the...

Nicholson continues dazzling rookie year

January 27, 2011

By Chris McCree Writer The men’s swimming team closed out the regular season with a tough loss against UConn on Friday night at Kinney Natatorium, 177.5-116.5, the team's second largest margin of defeat this season. Despite the loss, Mike Nicholson ’14 provided an amazing end to his first year, co...

Lady Bison end season

January 27, 2011

By Andrew Arnao Contributing Writer After facing the University of Connecticut in a 191-109 home loss on Friday, the women’s swimming and diving team hosted the Bison Invitational and had several top finishers. The meet against UConn was the final dual meet of the season for the Orange and Blue....

Women's track hosts home meet

January 27, 2011

By Joyce Novacek Writer This past weekend, athletes on the women’s track and field team had successful performances at both the Bison Open and Multi and the Penn State National Invitational.  Sasha Hornock ’13 led the Orange and Blue at the Bison Open and Multi, winning the long jump and the 60-meter dash....

Men's track performs well in three different meets

January 27, 2011

By Colin Fields Contributing Writer The Bison men’s track team shined at three different venues this past weekend. The men’s 4x400-meter relay team finished fourth at the Millrose Games at Madison Square Garden in New York. Closer to home was the Penn State Invitational, where the Orange and Blue...

Women's tennis looks to start season

January 27, 2011

By Lindsay Regruto Staff Writer Despite a rocky start at the Cornell Invitational this past weekend, the women’s tennis team remains confident as it heads into spring duals tied for second in the preseason poll. The Orange and Blue played against Army, Cornell and Binghamton to kick off the se...

Wrestling dropped by Penn

January 27, 2011

By Joe Ruby Writer The wrestling team lost to No. 18 Penn (6-3, 1-0 EIWA) by a 24-11 margin on Saturday afternoon at the historic Palestra in Philadelphia. Brantley Hooks ’11, Rob Waltko ’11, and No. 6 Kevin LeValley ’11 each posted wins for the Orange and Blue. The loss leaves the Bison 4-10...

Women's basketball edges out Army

January 27, 2011

By Eric Weiss Senior Writer Whatever was said in the locker room during halftime at Sojka Pavilion on Saturday night clearly made an impact on the women’s basketball team, who prevailed against Army 49-48 in a nail-biter of a game. Five minutes into the first half, the Bison jumped out to an 11-5 lea...

Army snaps Bison win streak at nine

January 27, 2011

By Greg Stevenson Senior Writer The men’s basketball team entered its contest on Saturday at Army on a nine-game winning streak, but it was the Black Knights who looked like the streaking team, scoring 90 points en route to a 20-point victory over the Orange and Blue. The defeat was only the se...

Bison shine over break

January 27, 2011

By Rob Duffy Editor-in-Chief Since many readers of The Bucknellian likely did not closely follow Bison sports over winter break, here's a recap of some of the most notable things that happened, and an explanation of why you should be excited: 5. Dec. 22 – The Bison men's basketball team, playing st...

Swimming shines at Rutgers

November 22, 2010

By Andrew Lichtenauer Writer Both the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams had impressive showings in the pool in the Frank Elm Rutgers Invitational last weekend in Piscataway, N.J., posting third place and second place finishes, respectively. Jonathan Podniesinski ’12, Thomas Brown ’12, Eric Soko...

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