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Women’s lacrosse drops game to University of Albany, regains footing against Howard

Anna Carroll, Senior Writer

February 28, 2019


Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Women

The Bison women’s lacrosse team took to the road on Feb. 23 to face University of Albany. Despite Eve Calabria ’21 recording a five-point day for the Bison with three goals and two assists, the UAlbany Great Danes secured the victory 18-9. The Orange and Blue rebounded with a 23-0 defeat of Howard...

Bison women’s lacrosse defeated in home opener

Bison women’s lacrosse defeated in home opener

Megan Keeney, Staff Writer

February 21, 2019


Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Women

The Bison women’s lacrosse team was defeated by the Hofstra Pride 13-4 during the team’s home opener on Feb. 16.   The Pride started off strong, scoring two goals within the first six minutes of play. A minute later, Bison midfielder Kate Fiore ’20 was set up by Sarah Dohler ’20 to...

Back-to-back wins give Bison two-game Patriot League lead

Back-to-back wins give Bison two-game Patriot League lead

Justin Schaumberger, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Women

The Bison men’s basketball team won two crucial league games to extend their lead atop the Patriot League to two games. The Bison dispatched Boston University on Feb. 9, winning 82-76. Then on Feb. 11, in a nationally televised game, the Bison outlasted Lehigh for a huge 87-75 win at Sojka Pavilion....

Women’s lacrosse falls to Virginia Tech in season opener

Megan Keeney, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Women

The Bison women’s lacrosse team fell to the nationally-ranked No. 11 Virginia Tech Hokies by a score of 14-4 in their first game of the 2019 season on Feb. 9.   Experiencing immediate pressure by the Hokies from the first whistle, the Orange and Blue fell behind early, as Virginia Tech...

Women’s lacrosse falls to Lehigh

Anslee Krouch, Senior Writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Women

The women’s lacrosse team (3-12, 1-7 Patriot League) fell to the Lehigh Mountain Hawks on April 22 by a final score of 14-5. With this loss, the Bison are out of contention for the Patriot League Tournament. The Orange and Blue saw a 2-0 lead at the start of the game with goals by Audrey Walsh...

Women’s lacrosse loses in a defensive battle

Kaelyn Long, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Women

The women’s lacrosse team lost a Patriot League game against the Boston University Terriers on April 14 with a final score of 9-6. Twice the Bison rallied to make it a one goal game, but came up just short. Jamie DeWitt ’19 had a lot of action in the cage, finishing with a career high 17 saves. “Boston...

Comeback falls short, women’s lacrosse drops 12-11 loss to Holy Cross

Comeback falls short, women’s lacrosse drops 12-11 loss to Holy Cross

Anslee Krouch, Senior Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Women

The women’s lacrosse team fought a hard battle on April 7 against the Holy Cross Crusaders, but lost a close contest with a final score of 12-11. The Orange and Blue move to 2-9 in the season and 1-4 in the Patriot League with the loss. Holy Cross dominated the first half of play, as the Crusaders...

Women’s lacrosse loses tough battle against Raiders

Kaelyn Long, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Women

The Bison women’s lacrosse team lost a close Patriot League matchup on March 31 against the Colgate Raiders by a final score of 13-10. The Bison move to a 2-8 record overall and 1-3 in the League. The Raiders began the game with an early 2-0 lead. However, the Bison responded by outscoring the...

Men’s lacrosse surges while women’s lacrosse sinks in early season play

Ross Lazarus, Senior Writer

March 1, 2018


Filed under Lacrosse, Men, SPORTS, Women

Bison men’s lacrosse went on the road against Colgate on Feb. 24 and sealed a statement Patriot League victory. The Bison held off the Raiders by a final score of 13-10. On the women’s side, Wagner got the best of the Orange and Blue at Staten Island, N.Y. The Seahawks beat the Bison by a score...

Women’s lacrosse holds off Colonials in double overtime

Ross Lazarus, Senior Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS

In Remington Steele’s first game as head coach, the Bison women’s lacrosse team came up with a dramatic victory against Robert Morris on Feb. 10. It took two overtimes for the Bison to gain the 5-4 advantage on the road against the Colonials. The low-scoring game was fueled by two powerhouse defenses....

Men’s lacrosse falls short in season’s final game at Lehigh

Mike Caruso, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under Lacrosse, Men, SPORTS

Bison men’s lacrosse lost a close game against Lehigh on April 21 with a final score of 9-6 to finish the season. After entering the game tied for sixth place in the Patriot League, the win gave the Mountain Hawks the post-season advancement. Sean O’Brien ’18 and Connor O’Hara ’18...

Women’s lacrosse falls to Navy, gears up for Senior Night

Marta Considine, Senior Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under Lacrosse, SPORTS, Women

The women’s lacrosse team traveled to Annapolis, Md. on April 22 to take on Patriot League rival Navy. Despite the 7-4 loss, the Bison played excellent defense as they geared up for Patriot League Playoffs that begin May 2. Goalie Jamie DeWitt ’19 was the backbone for the Bison defense, recording 12 saves...

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