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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


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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


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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...

Rec Sports Starts Season with New Changes

Rec Sports Starts Season with New Changes

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

September 19, 2018


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Rec Sports season one is currently underway at the Rec Center. The season will consist of flag football, cricket, and 3v3 basketball. This lineup of sports has changed from previous years because of changes going on at the Rec Center. “We decided to make some schedule adjustments within the depar...

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...

Men’s Club Soccer Season Opener

Men’s Club Soccer Season Opener

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

September 19, 2018


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The men’s club soccer team is getting prepared for their fall season. After  some strong development in 2017, the club will look to continue their success. The team closed their spring 2018 campaign with a 3-0 win against Connecticut College on April 21. “Most of our team is returning players wit...

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...

Declan Hill Predicts Rise in Sports Corruption

Declan Hill Predicts Rise in Sports Corruption

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018


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Declan Hill has been keeping busy the past few years. But one thing that has remained a motivational force for him is corruption. His best selling book, “The Fix,” talks about match fixing, and how it has taken over the sport of soccer.  The FIFA World cup generated 4.8 billion in revenue in 2014 ...

Opinion: Nike Stands With Kaepernick

Opinion: Nike Stands With Kaepernick

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

September 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion & Editorials, Sports

“Believe in something. Even if it means sacrificing everything.” This phrase was meant to inspire and motivate people for the  30th anniversary of Nike’s iconic “Just Do It” campaign. But behind these words is a controversial athlete, Colin Kaepernick. Kapernick, the man who took a knee f...

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


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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 6, 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 6, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

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. ...

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