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Thursday, February 25, 2021

Lauren Havill joins the Pioneers as the new assistant volleyball coach

Robert Stevens, General Assignments Reporter Lauren Havill became the newest addition to the Pioneer family in January as the new assistant volleyball coach alongside Head Coach Aris Bird. Havill arrives directly from graduating in December of...

Daytona 500: Underdog Michael McDowell earns first career win after avoiding wild last-lap wreck

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor The 63rd annual Daytona 500 had a little bit of everything on Sunday, Feb. 14. For NASCAR fans around the world, they got to witness all sorts of crashes, weather delays and arguably one...

Hockey is back at Utica College, players and coaches react as the season begins

Abin Boris, Sports Editor It had been almost a full year since Utica College last played hockey within the Utica Memorial Auditorium. Over the past weekend, however, that wait finally ended.  Both the men’s and women’s...

A student’s guide: Everything that happened in the NHL over break

Matt Robinson, Staff Writer It was only a few months removed from when the Tampa Bay Lightning won the Stanley Cup in September, defeating the Dallas Stars in six games. In a different playoff format than usual, due to...

Fontaine announces athletic competition to resume this semester

Emily Joss, Staff Writer On Jan. 9 the UC student-athlete community received an email from Director of Athletics Dave Fontaine describing much of what the athletes can expect in their one-of-a-kind upcoming season.  Fontaine announced the...

Tom Brady wins seventh Super Bowl: Buccaneers rout Chiefs 31-9 in Tampa

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor Super Bowl LV will go down in history as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers soundly defeated the defending champion Kansas City Chiefs 31-9. Despite the coronavirus pandemic, the NFL played a complete season that ended...

A student’s guide: Everything that happened in the NFL over break

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor When the pandemic started roughly one month after Super Bowl LIV, many were uncertain about how professional sports would continue, especially football. More than 10 months later, the NFL season is about to end...

Former Defenseman Fritz signs with ECHL outfit, South Carolina Stingrays

Abin Boris, Sports Editor A correction to this article was made at 4:48 p.m. on Feb. 6, 2021. Former Utica College defenseman Daniel Fritz recently signed with the South Carolina Stingrays of the ECHL to continue...

Op-Ed: The United States Men’s Soccer Team will win the World Cup by 2030

Jama Joseph, Staff Contributor The United States strives to be the best in everything. The U.S. is a melting pot of people from all different places with an untapped market in soccer.  It's only a matter of time the...

Women’s hockey team excited to bring in Assistant Coach Joshua Graser, his plans moving forward

General Assignments Reporter, Robert Stevens On Oct. 4, Utica College Women’s Hockey Head Coach Dave Clausen announced that Joshua Graser was hired to be the new full-time assistant coach.  This announcement ends Graser’s time as Assistant...