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Women’s Soccer Continues to Struggle

Women’s Soccer Continues to Struggle

Ethan Cardona, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The women’s soccer team finished last week on the short end of the stick, with losses to Southern New Hampshire Wednesday (Sept. 27) and the College of Saint Rose Saturday (Sept. 29). Wednesday’s meeting with the Penmen got off to a slow start, with not many shots on goal. In fact, there were ...

Field Hockey Victory Makes Program History

Field Hockey Victory Makes Program History

Ethan Cardona, Staff

October 3, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

It was a historic victory for the women’s field hockey team Tuesday, as they earned their first win in the program’s history, defeating Mercy College 3-2. Freshman Taylor Geaglone scored the winning goal with less than five minutes remaining in the second half. Capping off the long-awaited first win ...

Volleyball Extends Winning Streak to Nine After Coaching Change

Volleyball Extends Winning Streak to Nine After Coaching Change

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The volleyball team may not  be playing with their former coach, but not much has changed as they were able to defeat LIU Post in five sets on Tuesday. This was a tough matchup for the Chargers as they finished the game with a .208 hitting percentage, 35 points lower than their season average o...

Nowicki, Rios Leading Way Toward Volleyball Success

Nowicki, Rios Leading Way Toward Volleyball Success

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

Chargers volleyball has been nothing short of dominant  this season. So far, volleyball has gotten off to a 6-0 start in NE-10 conference play while going 15-3 overall. This early success can be attributed to the overall play of the team. The Chargers currently lead the NE-10 Conference in assis...

Chargers Rush to Homecoming Victory

Chargers Rush to Homecoming Victory

Kenny Sorrentino, Business Manager

October 3, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The New Haven Chargers (4-1, 4-0 NE-10) ran the ball for over 270 yards in route to defeating NE-10 foe Bentley (1-4, 1-3 NE10). A pair of Charger running backs, senior Chris Liggio and junior Ryan McCarthy, led the Blue and Gold with 18 carries for 109 yards and 16 for 105 yards, respectively, with M...

Field Hockey Drops Tough Match against Merrimack

Field Hockey Drops Tough Match against Merrimack

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

October 2, 2018


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Field hockey welcomed nationally-ranked Merrimack to the blue turf of DellaCamera stadium on Saturday. The Chargers second half comeback came up short as they lost 4-2.    The warriors were able to get out to a quick 2-0 lead to start the first half, scoring both goals within the first 10 minute...

Ana Pego Out as Volleyball Coach Amid Immigration Issue

Ana Pego Out as Volleyball Coach Amid Immigration Issue

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

September 28, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports, This Week's Top Stories

On Friday, it was confirmed by the University of New Haven’s athletics director that Ana Pego will no longer be the women’s volleyball coach. Former coach and current deputy director of athletics Robin Salters will replace Pego as the interim head coach. Before her leaving, Pego coached the team to...

Volleyball Extends Streak to Six games

Volleyball Extends Streak to Six games

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

September 25, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

Women’s volleyball took the court against Saint Rose on Sept 20 to finish off their three-game home stint. The Chargers were challenged in the first set as they went down 20-15 , and again when Saint Rose took control later on in the set going up 24-21, threatening a match point. But, the Char...

Men’s Soccer Nabs First Victory of Season

Men’s Soccer Nabs First Victory of Season

Ethan Cardona, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The men’s soccer team, with a 6-3 victory over Adelphi Wednesday, earned its first win of the season, and doubled its goal scoring total in the process. The team took to the field, following the win, on Sept. 22 to take on Le Moyne, but came out on the losing end, 3-0. Wednesday’s contest against Adelphi got of...

Football Receiving Line Thriving Despite Injury

Football Receiving Line Thriving Despite Injury

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

September 25, 2018


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Chargers football has been an offensive juggernaut this season, and they show no signs of slowing down. The team is averaging 35 points per game, despite doing it all without standout senior wide receiver Devin Martin. Martin broke his foot in week one against Bryant University, and is expected ...

Chargers 3-1 After Defeating Merrimack

Chargers 3-1 After Defeating Merrimack

Majelique Lewis, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

Chargers football faced the Merrimack Warriors Saturday Sept. 22 at their newly renovated stadium, which opened Oct. 2017. This is Merrimack’s first athletic facility in nearly a decade. The new stadium holds over 3,500 people and will host Merrimack hockey, football, and women's lacrosse. The C...

Elm City Trophy remains in West Haven

Elm City Trophy remains in West Haven

Kenny Sorrentino, Business Manager

September 19, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The New Haven Chargers football team defeated the Southern Connecticut State Owls on Saturday, Sept. 15, 37-18. The warm fall day was New Haven’s home opener on the blue turf of DellaCamera Stadium. In front of nearly 4,300 spectators, QB Ajee Patterson nailed 15 of 23 passes to 6 different receivers, tot...

Charger’s Volleyball Dominate in First Conference Game

Charger’s Volleyball Dominate in First Conference Game

Zachary Pincince, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The Charger’s volleyball team took a bus ride down to Worcester, Mass., to take on the Assumption Greyhounds Sept. 11. The Chargers came into the match with an overall record of 8-3, while Assumption was 0-6. This was the first conference match for both teams and right out of the gate, the Chargers t...

Women’s Club Soccer Prepares for Season

Women’s Club Soccer Prepares for Season

Ethan Cardona, Contributing Writer

September 7, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The women’s club soccer team will open the 2018 season on Saturday when it takes on Sacred Heart University at 3 p.m. at Kathy Zolad Stadium. This game will kick off the club’s first full season as an RSO at the university, having only been started in Dec. 2017. Coming into their first official season, che...

Women’s soccer start season 2-0

Women’s soccer start season 2-0

Chris DiGeronimo, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics

In a late night thriller on Thursday (Aug 30) women’s soccer pulled off an exciting win, beating the Georgian Court Lions 3-2. After going down 1-0 96 seconds into the game, the Chargers fought back and didn’t let it get out of hand. In the 38th minute senior Emily Morello scored her first goal of the seas...

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