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Friday, October 23, 2020

Skipper jumps into the record book

Jacqui White, Staff Writer   Clarence Skipper was born in Albany, New York, a short drive from Utica College. He didn’t play sports in middle school, due to him preference for video games over sports. But by his freshman year of high school, Skipper was a...

Player profile: Rebecca Plunkett

Jacqui White, Staff Writer   Rebecca Plunkett, a senior from Kings Park, has played lacrosse since she was in kindergarten. Besides starting all 16 games for the lacrosse team last season, Plunkett also had a team high of 40 goals last season. With her two assists...

Player Profile: Carly Tebolt

Morgan Golliver, Staff Writer From growing up in Wappingers Falls, NY, Carly Tebolt had high hopes of coming to Utica College from the start. “My dad went here and after hearing the stories that him and his old roommates had, it was hard not to want...

A man and his mother

Corey Giacovelli, Contributing Writer Utica College senior, Juwan Wilson, is driving back home in South Ozone Park, NY. He had a million thoughts going through his head; usually he was happy going home because he got to see his friends and his family. This time was...

Player profile: Erik Winberg

Zach Thomann, Assistant Sports Editor Senior, Erik Winberg, stepped on the cross country course for the last time at Rowan University in Glassboro, N.J. He’d been training up to this race for four years at Utica, and this was his chance to finish strong at...

Behind the scenes

Trainers keep athletes game-ready Christian Rodriguez, Staff Writer   Utica College has 24 athletic programs and has hundreds of student athletes. With these athletes giving their all, there are times where injuries come into play. Some may be major and some may be minor, but our student...

Player profile: Grace Gallentine

Christian Rodriguez, Staff Writer   The UC women’s swim and dive team have had their ups and downs this season, which is normal for a team filled with youth. There are some experienced players who stick out and keep the team focused and positive. One player...

Ayarza Joins UC

Christian Rodriguez, Contributing Writer  This season the Utica College men’s basketball team has an entirely new look. From coaching staff to the 17-man roster, everything is new. One big change comes from the point guard position. His name, Bennito Ayarza. He played high school ball at...

Coach Profile: Erin Knight

Zach Thomann, Assistant Sports Editor In the left corner of the Utica Athletic Center, there is a dark hallway that progressively gets warmer each step closer to the door. Upon opening that door, a wave of chlorine engulfs your sense of smell and causes eyes...

Gil Burgmaster: Associate Athletic Director Profile

James Den Bleyker, Staff Writer When it comes to understanding a sport, statistics will play a major role in how the public can interpret whether a team or individual had a successful performance. In addition to performance, statistics can be backed up with worthy connections...