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Saturday, May 15, 2021

Young women’s hockey team shows promise as all players are eligible to return next season

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor The Utica College women’s ice hockey team finished its 2020-2021 season 6-7, with three games canceled due to the coronavirus. In the first round of the UCHC playoffs, Utica was defeated by the Nazareth...

Softball team off to strong start after two-year hiatus

Matthew Robinson, Staff Writer Utica College’s softball team has played well so far this season, posting a 7-5 record. The team posted more than 10 runs in each game against SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Sage College, SUNY Canton and Alfred...

Young talent leads Utica College women’s tennis to most successful season ever

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor The 2020-2021 Utica College Women’s Tennis team had its most successful season ever. After finishing the regular season 4-2, the Pioneers qualified for the Empire 8 Tournament for the first time since 2006.

Women’s lacrosse bouncing back after unusual slow start to the season

Matthew Robinson, Staff Writer After starting the season 0-3, the women’s lacrosse team took care of business earlier this week winning against Castleton University and Sage College. Before the season got canceled in 2020, the team was on a...

Water polo finishes 0-4 on the season, program looking toward the future

Nick McAdam, Editor-in-Chief The Utica College water polo team finished its four-game shortened season with a record of 0-4, with two losses against Penn State Behrend and Connecticut College. The team’s season kicked off with the...

Men’s and Women’s Track and Field: A young team off to an impressive start

Emily Joss, Staff Writer On Feb. 21, the men’s and women’s track and field teams traveled to Colgate University to compete in their first meet since March 7, 2020. The men’s team finished the day in first place after...

Update: Utica College sends 18 student-athletes home due to COVID-19 violations, other teams with no positive cases to resume play

Nick McAdam, Editor-in-Chief A total of 18 students have been transitioned to remote learning for COVID-19 violating safety protocols, Utica College President Laura Casamento announced in a memo on Feb. 26. All other sports, pending no positive cases or...

Bulgarian Women’s Ice Hockey: How to destroy a team’s dignity in one game

Nick McAdam, Editor-in-Chief Step 1: Preview The 2010 Winter Olympics were filled with iconic sports moments from premiere athletes who were arguably in their prime at the time. Shaun White took his second-straight gold medal...

Former Utica College women’s basketball star hopes to spark a change with petition

Matthew Breault, Assistant Sports Editor Former Utica College Women’s Basketball star Nicolette Conkin used a heartfelt Instagram post last month to open up about her story as a collegiate athlete with an eating disorder.  In her...

Women’s hockey wins the weekend against Manhattanville, men’s team splits opening games with Wilkes

Abin Boris, Sports Editor Plenty of hockey was played this weekend as both the men and women's hit the ice to play back-to-back games against their respective opponents.  The women's team opened their two-game set with...