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Field hockey secures third seed

October 29, 2010

By Joyce Novacek Writer Corinne Raczek ’11 tied the program record in career assists at the conclusion of overtime when she passed to Kelly Bruvik ’11, who scored the game-winning goal of the field hockey's Colgate 3-2 at home on Sunday. With this victory, the Orange and Blue rise to third seed ...

Men disappointed in sixth place

October 29, 2010

By Eric Brod Senior Writer The Bison men’s cross country team finished sixth at last weekend’s Patriot League Championships. The Orange and Blue finished with 130 points, while Navy defended its league title with 43 points. Once again this season,the Bison had a different runner leading the p...

Women stellar, finish in second

October 29, 2010

By Chris McCree Writer The women’s cross country team fell just short of claiming its second straight Patriot League title with a second-place finish this past Saturday in Easton, Pa. The Bison were edged out 42-64 by Colgate. They have now finished in the top two in each of the last six years. “The...

Football winning streak snapped

October 20, 2010

By Greg Stevenson Senior Writer Coming off its first victory of the 2010 season, the football team failed to repeat against the Lehigh Mountain Hawks last Saturday, falling 32-10 in Bethlehem, Pa. The Orange and Blue fell to 1-1 in the Patriot League and 1-6 overall with the loss. “We played well at...

Bison swimming start season strong, records both 2-0

October 20, 2010

By Andrew Lichtenauer Contributing Writer The men’s and women’s swimming teams each won their two meets this weekend, starting the season off with a 2-0 record. Saturday's meet was at George Mason and Sunday's was at George Washington. After trailing George Mason 138-124 late, the men took the first three posi...

Field hockey faces tough competition over weekend

October 20, 2010

By Joyce Novacek Writer The Bison field hockey team faced a weekend of tough competition on the road, losing to American 6-0 on Saturday and Rutgers 3-0 on Sunday. The American Eagles played great defense all day. The Bison only had two shots the entire game, coming from Kelly Bruvik ’11 in the first half and Morgan Kau...

Women’s soccer splits games in league play

October 20, 2010

By Eric Weiss Senior Writer In a weekend of Patriot League play at home, the women’s soccer team was defeated by Army, 2-1, and defeated Holy Cross 3-2. The Bison knew they would be up for a challenge as Army took nine shots in the first half.  In the 39th minute  Christa Matlack ’11 out-dueled...

Water polo finishes road trip with big win

October 20, 2010

By Chris McCree Writer The men’s water polo team upended No. 11 UC Davis at the Santa Clara Invitational to finish its West Coast trip in dramatic fashion this past weekend in Santa Clara, Ca. The Bison came up with a big win to conclude a tough weekend that began with losses to Air Force, No. 1...

Murphy ’11, Donaghy ’12 win honors

October 20, 2010

By Cooper Sutton Sports Editor Charles Murphy ’11 and Allison Donaghy ’12 earned the title of Patriot League Runner of the Week, but the men's and women's cross country teams, resting their top runners in preparation for the Patriot League Championships, otherwise struggled in the Lock Haven River Run ...

Men’s soccer goes 1-0-1

October 20, 2010

By Joe Ruby Writer The men’s soccer team pushed its unbeaten streak to five games this week, earning a 3-3 draw with Colgate (7-4-4, 4-0-1 PL) and defeating NJIT (4-10-0) 2-0. Brendan Burgdorf ’13 and Mayowa Alli ’14 each scored two goals for the Bison. The matches were the Bison’s final...

Women's Volleyball Week 8

October 20, 2010

Mike Wolf Contributing Writer The women’s volleyball team made another positive move in the Patriot League with a 3-1 win against Navy last Friday night. Twenty-four hours later, the team suffered a heartbreaking loss against American to move to 6-3 in Patriot League play. Kristen Titley ’14 ha...

Crew takes fifth

October 20, 2010

By Sebastian Genty Marketing Director Coming off its best year in school history, the men's crew team hopes that this year will be equally impressive. The team opened its fall season Oct. 16 in Rochester, N.Y. at the Head of the Genesee Regatta. The Bison competed against  Brown, Cornell, Hobart a...

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