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Men’s soccer collects tie to American, loses against Loyola

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

October 4, 2019

On Sept. 27 at Emmitt Field, the Bison men’s soccer team played American University in their second Patriot League game of the season in front of a Family Weekend crowd. Patrick O’Hara ’22 scored his second career goal in the 78th minute, which gave the Bison the lead, but American answered in...

Tennis completes another solid weekend at the SJU Invitational

Dani Kaufman, Senior Writer

October 4, 2019

From Sept. 27-29, the Bison women’s tennis team competed in the Saint Joseph’s Invitational in Philadelphia. The Orange and Blue started off well with a strong round of doubles in the top flight consolation bracket from Cayla Koch ’21 and Dax Seidlin ’23. The pair started off slow against...

Water polo makes a splash at Bison Invitational

Water polo makes a splash at Bison Invitational

Anna Carroll, Senior Writer

September 27, 2019

Despite dropping their first game of the Bucknell Invitational to Fordham on Sept. 21, the Bison men’s water polo team proved to be resilient going forward, with three straights wins against Mercyhurst, Wagner, and La Salle. The team now boasts an impressive 9-2 record to start their season. In the...

Beyond the Bison: Native cultural appropriation still persists in professional sports

Beyond the Bison: Native cultural appropriation still persists in professional sports

Elise Covert, Senior Writer

September 27, 2019

The Washington Redskins. The Kansas City Chiefs. The Cleveland Indians. The Chicago Blackhawks. All are multi-million dollar sports franchises, competing in the highest-caliber leagues in the world and exploiting derogatory racial stereotypes. In 1968, the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI)...

Field Hockey tops No. 25 Boston and SHU

Holly Burns, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2019

This past weekend proved to be huge for the Bison field hockey team, who went 2-0 on the road and improved their overall record to 4-3. The first win came on Sept. 21 against reigning Patriot League champions No. 25 Boston University. Maddie Rehak ’23 scored the Orange and Blue’s lone goal early...

Volleyball sets school record with 10th consecutive victory

Volleyball sets school record with 10th consecutive victory

Emily Doyle, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2019

The Orange and Blue volleyball team hosted the Bison Invitational on Sept. 20-21. Playing three matches over the two days against Hampton, Fairleigh Dickinson, and Delaware State, the team finished the weekend with their 10th consecutive win, the best in school history. On Sept. 20, the Bison played...

Athlete of the Week: Olivia Harris ’20, Field Hockey

Athlete of the Week: Olivia Harris ’20, Field Hockey

Leah Fogelsanger, Senior Writer

September 27, 2019

This past weekend, the Bison field hockey team started off Patriot League play and came out on top after two tough battles against Boston University and Sacred Heart University. The victories in both games were full team efforts; however, goalie Olivia Harris ’20 secured the wins for the Bison. Since...

Women’s soccer begins PL play with win over Lafayette

Bri Pomonis, Senior Writer

September 27, 2019

The Bison women’s soccer team moved to 1-0 in Patriot League play after Saturday’s 2-1 victory over Lafayette.  The win was a display of team effort after finishing one of the most challenging stretches of opponents prior to Patriot League play. With the Orange and Blue coming off a pair of losses...

Women’s tennis earns doubles Championship in second Fall Invitational

Women’s tennis earns doubles Championship in second Fall Invitational

Sarah Hazard, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2019

From Sept. 20-22, the Bison women’s tennis team competed in their second Fall Invitational. On the first day, both Daniela Bellini ’22 and Dax Seidlin ’23 won their respective three-set matchups in the A singles bracket. Bellini competed against Villanova’s Kaylan Rotman and pulled ahead in...

Men’s tennis goes 1-2 at Temple Invite

Florian Wozniak, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2019

Over this past weekend, the Bison men’s tennis team competed in the Temple Invite at TU Pavilion in Philadelphia, Pa. After their success at Mount St. Mary’s last week, the Orange and Blue looked to continue their success going up against Penn, Temple and Wagner. “We expected to go in and play...

Men’s soccer shows resilience, draw against Colgate and George Mason

Stephen Olick-Sutphen, Senior Writer

September 25, 2019

The Bison men’s soccer team came back from one goal deficits in their games against Colgate and George Mason this week, earning a tie in both matches. The Orange and Blue opened Patriot League play against Colgate on Saturday, Sept. 21. The Bison conceded a goal in the opening minutes and were...

Field hockey falls 3-1 to No. 23 Syracuse

Field hockey falls 3-1 to No. 23 Syracuse

Holly Burns, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2019

On Sept. 15, the Bison field hockey team suffered a tough loss against No. 23 Syracuse. Despite securing one goal during the game, Syracuse capitalized on more opportunities than the Orange and Blue, bringing the final score to 3-1. Bison goalkeeper Olivia Harris ’20 presented a particularly powerful...

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