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Field Hockey goes 1-1 in Virginia

Holly Burns, Contributing Writer

September 12, 2019

The Bison field hockey team competed in two difficult games this past weekend against Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) and Richmond. With both games played on the road, the Bison finished the weekend 1-1, improving their overall record to 2-2. In their first game of the weekend on Sept. 7, the...

Field hockey splits opening weekend

Field hockey splits opening weekend

Anna Carroll, Senior Writer

September 5, 2019

The Bison field hockey team battled hard this weekend in two tough matchups against James Madison and Lock Haven. Playing one at home and one on the road, the Bison concluded their first weekend of the season with a 1-1 record. In their home opener on Aug. 30, the Orange and Blue fought hard for a ne...

Field hockey falls in PL semifinals to American

Anna Carroll, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018

In their 11th straight appearance in the Patriot League Tournament on Nov. 2, the Bison field hockey team took on second seeded American University on neutral territory at Boston University. Despite a tough fight, the Bison concluded another strong season after falling 1-0 to the Eagles. Build...

Field hockey caps regular season with two wins

Field hockey caps regular season with two wins

Anna Carroll, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

In their final regular season Patriot League matchup, the Bison field hockey team defeated Lafayette 4-1 on Oct. 27. One day later, the Orange and Blue defeated Appalachian State 3-2 in a non-conference matchup. The Bison rolled past the Leopards, with each of the four goals coming from different...

Field hockey clinches tournament spot with win over Holy Cross

Anna Carroll, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018

After securing a 3-1 win on the road against Holy Cross on Oct. 20, the Bison field hockey team clinched a spot in the Patriot League Tournament for the 11th year in a row. The win brought the Bison to a 3-2 conference record and an 8-6 overall record for the season. Despite falling behind early in...

Field hockey falls short in double overtime against Boston University

Field hockey falls short in double overtime against Boston University

Anna Carroll, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018

The Bison field hockey team faced conference rival No. 24 Boston University on Oct. 13. Fighting until the end, the Terriers were able to clinch a 3-2 win in double overtime, dropping the Orange and Blue’s record to 2-2 in Patriot League play and 7-6 overall. The teams traded goals throughout...

Field hockey picks up eighth straight win at home

Field hockey picks up eighth straight win at home

Anna Carroll, Contributing Writer

October 5, 2018

The Bison field hockey team took a break from Patriot League play to play Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) at home on Sept. 30. The Bison defeated the Rams 3-2, improving their overall record to 6-4 and ending VCU’s five-game winning streak. This win marked the eighth straight victory at Graham...

Field hockey splits weekend games

Anna Carroll, Contributing Writer

September 27, 2018

The Bison field hockey team took on Lehigh and Monmouth this past weekend. Their 5-1 win against Lehigh on Sept. 22 improved their record to 2-0 in the Patriot League, while a close loss to Monmouth the following day brought their overall record to 5-4. In the matchup against Lehigh, the Bison added...

Field hockey beats Colgate, falls to Syracuse

Anna Carroll, Contributing Writer

September 21, 2018

The Bison field hockey team battled two tough opponents on Sept. 15 and 16, coming out with a 1-1 record. On Sept 15. the Bison defeated Colgate on the road with a 6-0 shutout. The team then fell to No. 12 Syracuse, 3-0, on Sept. 16. Their overall record improved to 4-3 overall, and 1-0 in Patriot...

Field hockey earns third straight win

Field hockey earns third straight win

Anna Carroll, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2018

On Sept. 7, the Bison field hockey team tacked another close victory on to their winning streak. The Orange and Blue defeated Lock Haven in a non-conference game at Graham Field, improving their record to 3-2 for the season. Lexi Quick ’19 and Kaelyn Long ’21 teamed up for the first score...

Field hockey bounces back with two wins

Field hockey bounces back with two wins

Anna Carroll, Contributing Writer

September 6, 2018

The Bison field hockey team came out strong during their home opener this past weekend as they defeated Cornell, 5-0, on Aug. 31. The Bison then went on to clinch another victory on Sept. 2, overcoming Richmond 2-1 in a double overtime contest. In their first game of the weekend, the Bison stepped...

Field hockey drops two in opening weekend

Anna Carroll, Contributing Writer

August 30, 2018

The Bison field hockey team took on Longwood on Aug. 24 in Farmville, Va., losing 2-1 in a hard-fought battle. Two days later, on Aug. 26, the Bison fell 3-0 to James Madison. Longwood opened the game with a goal off a corner with 8:53 minutes left in the first half. Fighting back, the Bison earned...

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