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On Your Marks, Get Set, Game! Welcome Esports Coach

On Your Marks, Get Set, Game! Welcome Esports Coach

Zack Pincince, Sports Editor

January 29, 2020

Over the winter break, newly-appointed athletic director, Sheahon Zenger, announced that the university will add an esports team as a varsity program. Esports varsity programs have been growing across the country, with more than 130 active collegiate esports teams nationwide. To lead the new team...

Kobe Bryant, his Daughter, and Seven Others Killed in Helicopter Crash

Kobe Bryant, his Daughter, and Seven Others Killed in Helicopter Crash

Amanda Castro, Staff Writer

January 29, 2020

Retired NBA star Kobe Bryant, 41, and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna were among nine people killed in a helicopter crash early Sunday near Calabasas, Calif. According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, when authorities arrived at the scene, they discovered a bushfire on the hillside...

Colin Kaepernick Steps onto the Field for Season Finale

Colin Kaepernick Steps onto the Field for Season Finale

Tyler Wells, Contributing Writer

December 17, 2019

Amid a whirlwind of controversy in the 2016 NFL season, Colin Kaepernick stepped onto the field for the 49ers season finale against the Seahawks. Against their division rivals, the 49ers fell in a closely contested 25-23 game; Kaepernick put together a solid game, passing for 215 yards with a 77.3% completion...

Chargers Football End Season

Chargers Football End Season

Maddy Orcales, Contributing Writer

December 17, 2019

The New Haven Chargers ended their season on a high note with a 27-17 victory over the Stonehill Skyhawks on Nov. 16. The Chargers were the first to get on the board in the first quarter with a 22-yard field goal from Michael Stalenyj. The Skyhawk’s were quick to answer with a 24-yard field goal...

Women’s Basketball Take-down Bridgeport

Women’s Basketball Take-down Bridgeport

Tyler Wells, Contributing Writer

December 10, 2019

The winter sports season is in full swing as the University of Bridgeport made the trip up I-95 to Charger Gymnasium to face off against the New Haven women’s basketball team. It proved to be a good night for the Chargers, who came out with the 55-42 victory over the Purple Knights. Senior Micah...

University Investigates Misconduct of Former Women’s Soccer Coach

University Investigates Misconduct of Former Women’s Soccer Coach

Jennifer Korn, Student Life Editor

November 23, 2019

On Thursday, Stephen Kaplan, university president, sent a school email that said the university had hired an independent firm to investigate allegations against a former employee. Kaplan also asked that people come forward with information, if they had information. The employee was not named in the...

Women’s Basketball V. The College of Staten Island

Women’s Basketball V. The College of Staten Island

Zachary Pincince, Sports Editor

November 17, 2019

Women’s basketball had their season opener on Saturday where they beat The College of Staten Island, 68-57. New Haven played a solid first quarter of basketball with a handful of players pitching in. During the final seconds of the quarter, junior Brie Pergola knocked down a three-pointer, her...

Football vs. Assumption College

Football vs. Assumption College

Maddy Orcales, Contributing Writer

November 17, 2019

On Saturday, the Chargers beat the Assumption College Greyhounds, 34-33. Wide receiver Ju’an Williams put the Chargers on the board late in the first quarter with the first of his six successful catches from quarterback Christian Lupoli. The first touchdown came after three failed attempts from...

Men’s Soccer V. Bentley

Men’s Soccer V. Bentley

Tyler Wells, Contributing Writer

November 17, 2019

It was a brisk but beautiful November day as the New Haven men’s soccer team beat the Bentley Falcons at Kathy Zolad Stadium in their final game of the season, 2-0. The Chargers scored an early first half goal from graduate student Tiago Vintem, his second of the year. Junior Sean Skeens scored...

Volleyball Victorious Against Stonehill College

Volleyball Victorious Against Stonehill College

Lyndsay Miller, Contributing Writer

November 17, 2019

After a tough loss to Southern Connecticut State, New Haven bounced back in their game against Stonehill to advance their season conference record to 8-3. The Chargers were able to sweep the Stonehill Skyhawks in a 3-0 match thanks to a high-powered attack. Junior Kali Greathead, who has been a...

Volleyball vs Le Moyne College and Mercy College

Volleyball vs Le Moyne College and Mercy College

Zack Pincince, Sports Editor

October 26, 2019

On Oct. 12, New Haven volleyball split 1-1 in a tri-match with Le Moyne College and Mercy College.  The Chargers faced off with NE-10 opponent Le Moyne to start the day at noon.  The Chargers’ jumped out early, pummeling Le Moyne, 25-13, in the first set. Le Moyne stormed back, winning the next two...

Men’s Soccer Defeat Cross Town Rival, SCSU

Men’s Soccer Defeat Cross Town Rival, SCSU

Zack Pincince, Sports Editor

October 24, 2019

On Wednesday Oct. 9, the New Haven Chargers men’s soccer team took the field against the Southern Connecticut State University Owls. The Chargers had not defeated the Owls since 1984, but broke the streak on Wednesday.  New Haven came out strong, when graduate student Tiago Vintem scored in th...

Men’s Soccer at Stonehill

Men’s Soccer at Stonehill

Zack Pincince, Sports Editor

October 14, 2019

University of New Haven came to a Saturday men’s soccer match against the Stonehill College Skyhawks looking to pick up their first conference win, but despite two overtimes, they weren’t able to do so. Things got off to a rocky start at 11 minutes into the game when Stonehill scored to take ...

Women’s Soccer vs Saint Michael’s and Saint Anselm

Women’s Soccer vs Saint Michael’s and Saint Anselm

Zack Pincince, Sports Editor

October 14, 2019

Things started slow on September 24, as the University of New Haven’s women’s soccer team hosted Saint Anselm College in an NE-10 matchup.  The first half was a defensive showdown between the two teams, as neither team was able to score. Saint Anselm took 10 shots, while New Haven took six. ...

Volleyball Takes 3-0 Victory over Caldwell

Volleyball Takes 3-0 Victory over Caldwell

Ethan Cardona, Staff Writer

October 14, 2019

Led by 12 kills from junior Kali Greathead, University of New Haven volleyball took a 3-0 victory over Caldwell University on Oct. 3. This brings the Chargers to 7-5 for the season. Joining New Haven in their offense were a pair of setters junior Angela Chan and freshman Sammie Paguia, who finished...

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