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Chargers Volleyball Bounces Back

Chargers Volleyball Bounces Back

Majelique Lewis, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2018


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Charger’s volleyball took their fourth loss of the season and broke their 10-match win streak after facing Adelphi, Oct. 9. They also broke the Chargers’ 29-game winning streak vs an NE-10 opponent dating back to 2016.   Kali Greathead was the bright spot in a tough loss; she led the team with 15 kills. Grea...

New Additions Lead Tennis to Success

New Additions Lead Tennis to Success

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

October 19, 2018


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Women’s tennis made program history last season, and they look to do it again. Last season, the team won 10 matches, the most in program history. Coming into the season, the Chargers were picked to finish only eighth in the NE-10 preseason poll as voted on by the league’s head coaches. They ...

Player Profile: Taylor Geaglone

Player Profile: Taylor Geaglone

Ethan Cardona, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2018


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Taylor Geaglone is a freshman forward/midfielder on the University of New Haven’s Field Hockey team, who majors in sports management. She comes into her rookie collegiate year a member of a team with only four returning players from its inaugural year and 14 new freshmen. For her, the opportunity was no...

Chargers Defeat AIC

Chargers Defeat AIC

Kenny Sorrentino, Business Manager

October 19, 2018


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The New Haven Chargers football team defeated the American International College (AIC) Yellow Jackets this past weekend, 33-13. The victory puts New Haven 5-0 in NE10 play and 5-1 overall.   AIC led for almost the entirety of the first half. On the first drive of the game, Chargers quarterback ...

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 2, 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 2, 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...

Opinion: Athletes Hold Out for Money, Not Loyalty

Ethan Cardona, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

In recent years, we have seen Kawhi Leonard in the NBA and Le’Veon Bell in the NFL decide they are not going to play because they are unhappy with their current situations. Whether it be contract issues or the personnel on the field or court, they decided that they would not play for their respective t...

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


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

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 ...

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