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Monday, September 28, 2020

Player Profile: Alaina Tripp

Christian Rodriguez, Assistant Sports Editor The Utica College women’s basketball team is 3-3 after six games and is looking to improve on a 7-18 record from last season. With the goal of improving in sight, senior Alaina Tripp is one of many contributing to the...

Player Profile: Roman Ammirato

Andhika Wardojo, Staff Writer Utica College senior Roman Ammirato is currently playing in his second season with the Pioneer men’s hockey team. Born in Williamstown, New Jersey, Ammirato was a transfer student from Union College and arrived as a junior. Eight games into this season, Ammirato...

Creating chemistry

Hali VanderMeulen, Staff Writer Utica College coaches and players view the importance of team chemistry and how to bond equivalent to the game itself. The relationship between players can be developed in day-to-day interaction, throughout a grueling season or both. Senior basketball player Maggie Tabone tries...

Behind the scenes of UC athletics: Jeff Stanimer

Christian Rodriguez, Assistant Sports Editor Equipment manager Jeffrey Stanimer is one of many workers at Utica College operating behind the scenes. The fans see the coaches, administrators, trainers and team managers, but Stanimer is out of the spotlight. His job is to make sure the players...

Purcell has high hopes for Team

Christian Rodriguez, Assistant Sports Editor The Utica College men’s soccer team has had an up and down season thus far. They currently hold an overall record of 5-5 and are 0-2 in Empire 8 play, but Junior forward Alex Purcell isn't worried about the struggles...

Coach profile: Nicole Kieffer

Zach Thomann, Sports Editor Current head coach and former player for the Pioneer field hockey team Nicole Kieffer is nearly as young as her players, but she has had a great deal of success in a short amount of time. Kieffer graduated from Utica College in...

Player profile: Allison Wagner

Hali VanderMeulen, Staff Writer The Utica College women's soccer team is currently 3-5-1 overall for the 2017 season. A large contributor to the Pioneer’s success is sophomore goalkeeper Allison Wagner who has played in every minute this season. Wagner has been focused and determined this season....

A walk down the hall of fame in Clark Center

Christian Rodriguez, Assistant Sports Editor Ever walk by the gymnasium and see those plaques on the wall? Those plaques represent Utica College alumnus who have been inducted into the Utica College Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame was established in 2008 to recognize coaches...

How do they do it?

Christian Rodriguez, Assistant Sports Editor The life of a college student can be overwhelming with many students being away from home for the first time. Being a student-athlete while going to school can add an extra layer of pressure. Utica College senior Ivan Iton is a...

Player Profile: Anthony Bierria-Anderson

Zach Thomann, Sports Editor The Utica College football team has not won the last game of the season in the three years senior Anthony Bierria-Anderson has put on the Pioneer uniform. This includes the loss in last year’s James Lynah Bowl to Westminster College. “I remember...