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Monday, September 21, 2020

Michele Davis Continues to Find Success Through Devotion to Players

By Samuel Northrup, Editor-In-Chief While growing up in South Utica, Michele Davis had two options to keep herself busy after Sunday morning church service let out: she could watch the day’s NASCAR race with her father, which she found boring with the exception of car...

Utica Softball loses to Stevens 

Zach Thomann, Assistant Sports Editor  (Photo credit: ucpioneers.com) ​The Pioneers suffered tough losses to Stevens Institute of Technology on Saturday with final scores of 7-1 and 7-4 . Utica had its chances to win despite the lopsided scores. ​In game one of the doubleheader, Utica got an...

Depth not an issue for women’s hockey

Christen Rodriguez, Assistant Sports Editor The Utica College women’s hockey team has been searching for a replacement at the goalie position since they lost three year starter Keira Goin, who is currently playing professionally in the National Women’s Hockey League. In search for that next...

Coach Profile: Michele Davis

Zach Thomann, Assistant Sports Editor   Michele Davis sits in her office, which looks more like a second home. Her room is filled with inviting fixtures, like a clock with basketballs on it, pictures of all her most prominent athletes and a three-person couch. The intricacies of...

Women’s cross country wins three awards

James Den Bleker, Staff Writer The 2017 Utica College women’s cross country team had a noteable season this year as they were able to accomplish new highs for the program while also winning the first Empire 8 conference championship in the program’s history. With championships come...

Volleyball Falls To Hartwick

Hali VanderMeulen, Staff Writer Utica College women's volleyball lost its Empire 8 Conference opener Wednesday night against Hartwick College in four sets. Utica started off strong winning the first set 25-19, but struggled the rest of the way. Junior Nicole Herringshaw played big for the Pioneers...

Pioneers Give Fisher A Scare

Anthony Cittadino, Staff Writer  The Utica College women’s basketball team had two conference road games this past weekend in Elmira and Houghton and also hosted St. John Fisher for the “Play 4 Kay Game” Tuesday night. On Friday, the Pioneers won a close one in...

Corner Kick

Corey Giacovelli, Contributor   On a September night, Amanda Pawlikowski scored a fantastic goal that led the Utica College women’s soccer team to their first Empire 8 victory of the season. This goal was set up on one of the more strategic and yet chaotic plays in...

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...

One scoop, two scoop

James McClendon, Editor-in-Chief   Michelle Davis first crossed paths with Andrew Goodemote while she was a basketball player at the University at Albany and he was an assistant coach for the men’s team. In 1997, Davis and Goodemote were hired as assistant coaches for the Utica...