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Women’s Lacrosse Season Preview

Women’s Lacrosse Season Preview

Chris DiGeronimo, Staff Writer
March 10
Filed under Charger Rec & Campus Sports, Sports

In case you didn’t know, there is a team on campus that is ranked third in the NE-10 Conference and 11th in all of Division II - that team is the Women’s Lacrosse team. These are high ranks to live up to, but the Chargers look to prove that they belong and that you should believe the hype. There ar...

NFL Season is Around the Corner

NFL Season is Around the Corner

Quentin Walker, Staff Writer
March 10
Filed under National Sports, Sports

The “new” NFL season is right around the corner and the New York Jets are on their way to starting the rebuilding process. With the releases of big time names like Nick Mangold, Darelle Revis and Brandon Marshall along with a few other players, the Jets have already freed up $30 million in cap spa...

NHL Trade Deadline Winners and Losers

NHL Trade Deadline Winners and Losers

Angela Tricarico, Staff Writer
March 10
Filed under National Sports, Sports

One of the craziest weeks of the hockey season came to an end with the trade deadline on Wednesday, March 1 at 3 p.m. After this date, there is a freeze on trading until the offseason begins. This deadline was a little quieter than ones in the past, with one of the only major trades coming two da...

The NBA MVP Race Comes Down to the Wire

The NBA MVP Race Comes Down to the Wire

Billy Sakmann, Sports Editor
March 10
Filed under National Sports, Sports

With just a month left in the NBA season, Dallas Mavericks billionaire owner Mark Cuban said that Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook shouldn’t be mentioned in consideration for the MVP award.   Cuban says Westbrook shouldn’t be the league’s most valuable player beca...

Local Teams NFL Draft Needs

Local Teams NFL Draft Needs

Quentin Walker, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under National Sports, Sports

With the combine just around the corner, NFL teams are getting their draft boards and scouting reports ready.  Teams are figuring what positions they consider as luxuries and what positions they need to heavily draft in. Let’s take a look at the draft needs for some of the local teams:   ...

The Intentional Walk Takes a Walk

The Intentional Walk Takes a Walk

Chris DiGeronimo, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under National Sports, Sports

Baseball has always been a sport based on tradition. The sport has been passed down from father to son and from generation to generation. Since the inception of the game, there has been a specific set of rules, and they have always been followed. Since the inception there has always been a tactic called...

Why You Should Watch the MLS

Why You Should Watch the MLS

Erik Nybro, Contributing Writer
February 27
Filed under National Sports, Sports

The MLS is a growing sport in America and you should start watching. There are stories all over the place and the sport has some great budding rivalries. There is also a great abundance of talent coming through the league right now. The sport of soccer is growing here in the states and we have great...

NFL Draft 2017

NFL Draft 2017

Quentin Walker, Staff Writer
February 21
Filed under National Sports, Sports

With free agency starting, the next thing that football fans are looking forward too is the NFL draft. But before that takes place the next big event it the NFL combine, where every NFL scout gets to see the draft prospects show their skills in a multitude of drills. There’s one question that a lot of people ...

NBA D-League Cashes in with Gatorade Deal

NBA D-League Cashes in with Gatorade Deal

Erik Nybro, Contributing Writer
February 21
Filed under National Sports, Sports

The NBA Development League, or D-League for short, is renaming their league the NBA Gatorade League. However, Gatorade will have more than just the naming rights of this league. They will also have the rights to the league logo, basketballs, jerseys, on-court signage, and digital properties. Althoug...

A Giant Farewell

A Giant Farewell

Billy Sakmann, Sports Editor
February 21
Filed under National Sports

After six seasons with the New York Giants organization, wide receiver Victor Cruz was released on Monday. The Giants save an estimated $7.5 million on the salary cap, as they attempt to maximize financial flexibility before free agency begins in March.   Cruz was a fan favorite and the Giants best ...

2017 NBA All-Star Game Review

2017 NBA All-Star Game Review

Billy Sakmann, Sports Editor
February 21
Filed under National Sports

The NBA All-Star weekend was the only extravagant sports event on television this weekend and it was full of great future and current NBA talent along with great family fun. The first event that kicked off the events on Friday night was the All-Star Celebrity Game. This game featured NBA legends ...

Isaiah Lamb, 5, Becomes Youngest Member of the UNH Men’s Lacrosse Team

Isaiah Lamb, 5, Becomes Youngest Member of the UNH Men’s Lacrosse Team

Aaron Benevides, Staff Writer
February 20
Filed under Campus News and Events, Sports, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven

The University of New Haven teamed up with Team IMPACT to make five-year-old Isaiah Lamb, a quadruplet with cerebral palsy, a member of the Men’s Lacrosse family. On Friday February 17th, the University of New Haven’s Men’s Lacrosse team had a press conference where Isaiah officially signed as...

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