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Volleyball Extends Streak to Six games

Volleyball Extends Streak to Six games

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

September 25, 2018


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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 5, 2018


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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...

Volleyball starts off strong

Volleyball starts off strong

Chris DiGeronimo, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


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Women’s volleyball was in midseason form on Saturday (Sept 1) as they swept the East Stroudsburg Invitational. The Chargers only lost one set to host East Stroudsburg, while sweeping Jefferson, Queens College, and Caldwell University three sets to none. The Chargers are now 6-2 overall in the youn...

Charger football loses season opener

Charger football loses season opener

Zachary Pincince, Contributing Writer

September 5, 2018


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Chargers football took the drive to Smithfield, Rhode Island going head to head with Division 1 opponent Bryant University. The first meeting between the two opponents got off to a rough start for the Chargers when Bryant’s Jean Constant returned the opening kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown. ...

Charged Up for Fall Football

Chris DiGeronimo, Staff Writer

August 30, 2018


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The University of New Haven football team will be entering their 41st season and Charger Nation is ready to fire the cannon after every touchdown. Last season, the Chargers finished 6-4 overall with a 5-4 NE-10 Conference record. Which was good enough for a fourth-place finish in the NE-10 and kept the t...

New Haven Chargers Kick off Fall 2018 Season

New Haven Chargers Kick off Fall 2018 Season

Chris DiGeronimo, Staff Writer

August 30, 2018


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The 2017 season brought Charger fans a lot of excitement, and fans will be treated to the return of the defending NE-10 and NCAA Division II East Region Champion women’s volleyball team, along with men’s and women’s soccer, women’s tennis, and the second season of women’s field hockey. Last year...

Men’s basketball star Danny Upchurch signs pro contract overseas

Chris DiGeronimo, Staff Writer

August 30, 2018


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On Monday August 20th it was announced via Twitter that former  New Haven men’s basketball star Danny Upchurch has signed a contract to play professionally in the country of Georgia. Upchurch will play for Georgian Super League team BC Titebi. Last season, Upchurch averaged 18.8 points an...

Athletics Department Chooses Nike as Official Uniform Provider

Athletics Department Chooses Nike as Official Uniform Provider

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

July 20, 2018


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When a 15 -year partnership with Adidas came to an end, the University of New Haven athletic department has switched teams and jumped on the Nike bandwagon. The school’s athletic director, Chris Palmer, announced that the university has agreed to a five- year contract with the uniform giant. The contra...

Riley Knebes Named NE-10 Women’s Track Athlete of the year

Riley Knebes Named NE-10 Women’s Track Athlete of the year

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

July 3, 2018


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On Tuesday (July 3),  the University of New Haven announced that senior women’s track star Riley Knebes was named NE-10 women’s track Athlete of the Year. Coming off a senior season full of accolades, Knebes topped off a prolific collegiate career that led to this recognition. “It’s bitt...

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