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Football loses home finale despite stellar special teams

November 11, 2010

By Greg Stevenson Senior Writer A record-setting performance on special teams by Josh Eden ’12 was not enough for the Bison football team to overcome a powerful rushing attack from the Colgate Raiders on Saturday. The Bison fell 31-7 in their final home game of the 2010 campaign. The defeat dropped...

Women’s XC places seventh

November 11, 2010

By Joyce Novacek Writer The women’s cross country team placed seventh at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships Saturday in University Park, Pa. Sarah Moniz ’11 and Stephanie Fulmer ’12 led the Orange and the Blue, both recording times of 21:41 in the six-kilometer event and finishin...

Men’s XC finishes 17th of 28 teams

November 11, 2010

By Andrew Lichtenauer Contributing Writer Dave Brown ’12 led the Bison on Saturday as the men’s cross country team finished 17th in a field of 28 teams at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Championships in University Park, Pa. Brown came in 83rd overall with a time of 32:26 on the 10-kilometer co...

Bison take on No. 6 Villanova

November 11, 2010

By Greg Stevenson Senior Writer In one of the most hyped weekends for the University’s men’s basketball team in five years, the Orange and Blue reminded fans of past basketball heroics and proved to the Patriot League and to the nation that they are not all hype. Facing two traditional Big Eas...

Volleyball makes tourney

November 11, 2010

By Mike Wolf Writer The volleyball team beat Holy Cross in four sets on its home court on Friday to clinch a berth in the Patriot League Tournament. In the final match of the regular season at home on Saturday, the team lost in three sets to Army. Against Holy Cross, the Bison won the sets 25-18, 26-28, 25-12, 25-16, and clinch...

Women’s basketball starts season strong

November 11, 2010

By Eric Weiss Senior Writer The women’s basketball team began the season with a strong performance, defeating Rider 53-48 in their home opener. "“The game against Rider was an awesome start to the season," Rachel Voss' 13 said. "We were all so excited and it felt great to get our first win.” The Bison ha...

Bison crowned champions

November 11, 2010

By Joe Ruby Writer The men’s soccer team won its second consecutive Patriot League Championship, defeating American 2-0 in Hamilton, N.Y. to take the title. In the semifinals, the Bison took Colgate 1-0 in a huge road upset. Ross Liberati ’11 netted both goals in the final, with the only tally in the semifinal comin...

Giants win World Series

November 4, 2010

By Justin Cohen Contributing Writer In recent years,  big-name markets like the Yankees, Red Sox, Phillies, Cardinals and Braves have dominated the October headlines and claimed postseason MLB success. That was not the case this year when the Texas Rangers and San Francisco Giants played each other ...

Women’s swimming wins two

November 4, 2010

By Eric Brod Senior Writer The women’s swimming team continued its impressive start to the season, posting a 2-1 record against Patriot League foes Lafayette, American and Navy at Kinney Natatorium last Saturday. The Orange and Blue posted victories over American 224-66 and Lafayette 225-75 but lost...

Men’s swimming goes 2-1 at home

November 4, 2010

By Andrew Lichtenauer Contributing Writer Matthew Segar ’12 led the Bison in the pool on Saturday with two individual wins in the men's swimming and diving team’s first home meet of the season. The Orange and Blue defeated American 208-76 and Lafayette 207-77 but lost to defending Patriot Leagu...

Men’s soccer earns last-second playoff berth

November 4, 2010

By Joe Ruby Writer It came down to the last second, but in Bethlehem, Pa. on Saturday, the Bison Men’s soccer team defeated Lehigh to clinch the fourth and final spot in the Patriot League Tournament, earning a chance to defend the league title. The Bison (8-8-2, 3-2-2) came from behind to defeat Lehigh (8-7-2,...

Football takes loss to Fordham

November 4, 2010

By Greg Stevenson Senior Writer The tough 2010 Bison football season continued this past weekend at home against the Fordham Rams. Despite another solid performance by their offense and quarterback Brandon Wesley ’14, the Orange and Blue allowed 30 points for the fifth time this season, falling 33-21 to...

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