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Women’s Soccer falls to West Point and Columbia

Women’s Soccer falls to West Point and Columbia

Anna Carroll, Senior Writer

October 10, 2019

The Bison women’s soccer team suffered two close losses this past weekend against conference foe Army West Point and non-conference opponent Columbia University. The Bison are now 2-2 in Patriot League play and 4-9 overall on the season. West Point's Black Knights came out determined to snap a...

Volleyball falls twice on the road as Stark tallies career high 37 digs

Sarah Hazard, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

Over the weekend, the Bison volleyball team faced two Patriot League opponents in Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Despite valiant efforts, the Orange and Blue fell to both Loyola and American University. On Oct. 4, the Bison competed against Loyola, where they came back from two sets down to force...

Field Hockey falls to Villanova 3-2 in OT

Holly Burns, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

Despite their initial lead, the Bison field hockey team was unable to secure the win against the Villanova Wildcats, falling by a score of 3-2 in overtime on Oct. 6. Emily Doyle ’22 led the Orange and Blue with two goals on the day, the first coming 2:27 into the first period. Allie Christopher...

Cross Country teams run in the 46th Annual Paul Short Invite

Emily Doyle, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

This past weekend, the Orange and Blue cross country teams competed in Paul Short Invite hosted by Lehigh University on Oct. 5. The men’s cross country team came in 20th overall while the women’s team came in 31st. On the men’s side, the Bison ran a strong race this past weekend, despite resting...

Bison swimming takes on UMBC in first meet of the season

Dani Kaufman, Senior Writer

October 10, 2019

As tradition has served for the past 13 years, the Orange and Blue started their swimming season with a meet against UMBC on Oct. 5. One of the many standouts of the meet was Catherine Craig ’23 who won the 100-meter breaststroke with a time of 1:07.10. Craig went on to also collect the 400 meter...

Women’s soccer goes 2-1 in conference with win over Boston University and loss to Lehigh

Women’s soccer goes 2-1 in conference with win over Boston University and loss to Lehigh

Bri Pomonis, Senior Writer

October 4, 2019

The Bison women’s soccer team continued Patriot League play with matches against Boston University and Lehigh on Sept. 28 and Oct. 2, respectively.  The Bison are now 2-1 in League play after shutting out the Terriers for a 1-0 victory and a 3-1 defeat against the Mountain Hawks.  After beating...

Volleyball begins PL play with 1-1 start

Volleyball begins PL play with 1-1 start

Emily Doyle, Contributing Writer

October 4, 2019

The Bison volleyball team kicked off Patriot League play this past weekend against the Lehigh Mountain Hawks and the Lafayette Leopards. The Bison hosted the two games on Saturday, Sept. 28 and Sunday, Sept. 29. The Bison began the weekend with a hard-fought, four-set match against Lehigh. Even though...

Bison field hockey splits weekend road games

Holly Burns, Contributing Writer

October 4, 2019

The Bison field hockey team split their games in Maryland this past weekend. On Sept. 28, the Bison fell to Patriot League opponent American University, 3-1. However, the Orange and Blue rebounded to secure a 3-0 victory against Towson on Sept. 29. Emily Doyle ’22 scored the Orange and Blue’s...

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...

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...

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...

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