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“My Time as a Charger”

“My Time as a Charger”

Alex Cunkle, Staff Writer

March 24, 2020

In March 2015, I knew I wanted to be a part of the Charger family and was lucky enough to be given that opportunity shortly after. I studied the culture before I came to the university. The Charger family was known for its successful performances within each sport. They excelled in all post-season play,...

Women’s Basketball Season Recap

Women’s Basketball Season Recap

Tyler Wells, Staff Writer

March 11, 2020

With a 55-44 loss at Saint Anselm on Sunday, the New Haven women’s basketball team concluded their season in the NE10 Quarterfinals. The Chargers were able to find success during the year, finishing at 18-9 (12-7 NE10) mark with notable wins over nationally-ranked Bentley University and Le Moyne College. ...

Charger’s Men’s Basketball Loses a Heartbreaker to #1 Seed Saint Anselm

Charger’s Men’s Basketball Loses a Heartbreaker to #1 Seed Saint Anselm

Alex Cunkle, Contributing Writer

March 11, 2020

The New Haven Chargers fought a hard 45 minutes in the championship game against Saint Anselm Hawks, but unfortunately, the basketball gods were not on their side today, and the Hawks won by two points in overtime. The Chargers came out strong in the first half and held the lead over the Hawks for...

Recap of Charger Softball Trip to Florida

Recap of Charger Softball Trip to Florida

Tyler Wells, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2020

Though it may not feel like it in the Northeast, it is finally time to welcome spring sports as the New Haven softball team got their campaign underway down in Florida last weekend. The Chargers got to play in five games at the Florida Tech Invitational, and went 2-3 over the weekend, which got their...

Women’s Lacrosse Season Preview

Women’s Lacrosse Season Preview

Zachary Pincince, Sports Editor

February 12, 2020

With the spring sports season in a few short weeks, the Chargers women’s lacrosse team is getting ready for another competitive year. Coming off a solid 12-7 season last year, and an exit in the NE-10 semifinals, the Chargers can build off some young talent and veteran leadership from last year. New...

Charger Baseball Preview

Charger Baseball Preview

Lyndsay Miller, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2020

After a bumpy 2019 season, Chargers baseball comes into their 2020 season with strong senior leadership and budding talent. Returning nine players that started the last 16 games, the young team has matured during the offseason and has come back with eight freshmen and a world of confidence. Since...

Men’s and Women’s Charger Basketball Recap

Men’s and Women’s Charger Basketball Recap

Tyler Wells, Contributing Writer

February 12, 2020

As the final weeks of the season are flying by for the men’s and women’s basketball teams, each game carries even more significance on the teams’ playoff aspirations for the NE10 tournament. This was especially true as Pace University entered Charger Gymnasium on February 5th for a pair of...

Softball Season Preview

Softball Season Preview

Tyler Wells, Contributing Writer

January 29, 2020

With students returning to campus with cold temperatures and the perpetual threat of snow in the forecast, spring sports are preparing for the rapidly-approaching season. Teams are beginning to fire up their practices without much time until games begin. The University of New Haven softball team has...

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...

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...

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