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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Maki Medici Receives Preseason All-American nod

Robert Stevens - General Assignments Reporter Maki Medici, senior kicker for the Utica College Pioneers football team, picked up where he left off in the 2019 season as he received his first accolade of the potential 2020-2021 season as...

Op-Ed: Legalized Gambling is a New Virus Within Sports

Jama Joseph, Contributing Writer The return of sports has normalized daily life during a time of uncertainty. While things have not completely gone back to normal, corners of life have adapted to a new quarantine lifestyle. 

NFL Season Underway, Fans Excited

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor The 2020 NFL season started as two star quarterbacks in Patrick Mahomes for the Kansas City Chiefs and Deshaun Watson of the Houston Texans squared off on Sept. 9 for Thursday Night Football. The...

Athletic Center and Dome reopening updates

Robert Stevens, Special Assignment Reporter Staying fit has been a question and concern for some at Utica College as students, staff, and faculty are still feeling the impact of the Harold T. Clark Athletic Center and Todd & Jen...

MLB Regular Season Coming to an End; Reactions & Predictions for Upcoming Playoffs

Abin Boris, Sports Editor After what has been an unprecedented time in the world, baseball restarted toward the end of July and what came after that was an experience like no other. Baseball was bound to...

Op-Ed: The new Madden game still has fan following

Jack Varian, Staff Writer One of the most popular video games since 1990 has been released to the public for its 2021 installment. Every year millions of people line up to buy Madden, the football game modeled after the...

Former men’s hockey defenseman Daniel Fritz signs contract in ECHL with the Cincinnati Cyclones

Abin Boris, Sports Editor Former Utica College Pioneer Daniel Fritz has signed a professional hockey contract to play in the ECHL with the Cincinnati Cyclones. Fritz became another name added to the list of UC men’s...

Christopher Bamba: Beyond the Number 5

Robert Stevens, Special Assignments Reporter On June 23, news broke on the passing of Christopher Bamba while at Rondout Creek just outside his hometown of Kingston in High Falls. The 6 foot 7 inch forward had...

Utica College anticipates return of winter sports

Matthew Breault, Staff Writer After the cancelation of fall sports, many at Utica College are looking at the prospect of winter sports and the much-anticipated returns of hockey and basketball. Sporting events at the college have been put on...

NHL and NBA continue seasons in bubbles

Matthew Breault, Staff Writer When the COVID-19 pandemic spread across the United States, sports fans were uncertain when they would be able to watch professional sports again. After many months of anticipation and planning, the National Basketball Association and...