The Charger Bulletin

Baseball is Back… Sort of

Baseball is Back… Sort of

Tyler Wells, Contributing Writer

May 6, 2020

For sports fans across the globe, the past month has felt quiet and empty. With the suspension of sports after the COVID-19 outbreak, fans have turned to archived footage of games from years. However, we can find inspiration in countries that have been able to flatten the curve as they begin to make...

Senior Day: Baseball

Senior Day: Baseball

Zack Pincince, Sports Editor

April 21, 2020

This week’s Senior Day will focus on the baseball team. This group of seniors was one of the most successful classes to come through the University of New Haven. In their freshman year, they won the conference tournament, and then followed it up their sophomore year by being ranked as high as #7 in...

New Haven Baseball, Northeast Challenge Recap

New Haven Baseball, Northeast Challenge Recap

Lyndsay Miller, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

New Haven baseball made their 2020 season debut this past weekend in the Northeast Challenge. Finishing the weekend with a 3-1 record, Charger baseball has captured attention and moved up to No. 5 in the NCBWA East Region Ranking Poll. Losing their first game in a doubleheader against Felican, could...

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...

Chargers Baseball Drops Three on The Road

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Anthony Gangemi, Staff Writer

April 20, 2019

The Chargers dropped both games of its Saturday doubleheader and a single game on Sunday last weekend at American International, losing the first by a score of 8-1 and the second by a score of 6-2. The Chargers then lost 12-7 in the single game on Sunday. In both games, the Yellow Jackets were able to...

Chargers Baseball Off to Shaky Start

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Kenny Sorrentino, Staff Writer

April 10, 2019

Holding a season standing at 9-11, New Haven Chargers baseball is in a strange position. Going 3-7 over their last 10 hasn’t helped. They are .500 in six games in the NE-10, good enough for   fourth in the Southwest Division.  At the plate, the Chargers are led by junior outfielder Matt Chamberlain, bat...

Postponements in Spring Sports

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Ethan Cardona, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Playing collegiate softball or baseball in the northeast is no easy task. It often requires multiple layers of compression shirts and double socks to stay warm. But that, of course, is if the games actually get played, as the word “postponed” on the schedule has been a regular occurrence for the Ne...

Baseball Ready to Get Underway

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Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

February 19, 2019

Spring is almost here, and that means baseball is around the corner. The Chargers will look to capitalize on a historic 2018 season, where they set a record for single season wins, going 39-12 overall. The Chargers made it to their second straight NE-10 Championship game but lost to Merrimack in double...

Charger Chat

Sean Malone

March 12, 2014

This week, Sports Editor Sean Malone sat down with The University of New Haven's baseball head coach, Chris Celano. Coach Celano is entering his third season as head coach of the Chargers and is looking to repeat with UNH as NE-10 Champions again. Sean Malone: You lost a lot of talented players from last season; on offe...

42 Hits a Double

Cameron Hines

May 1, 2013

Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus, Martin Luther King Jr. preached non-violent protesting, and Jackie Robinson was the first black baseball player to play in the major leagues. 42, from writer/director Brian Helgeland, is the story of Jackie Robinson and his impact that he had, not only...

Chargers Jump Back into National Poll, Remain No. 2 in Region

Charger Athletics

May 5, 2010

WEST HAVEN - The University of New Haven baseball team has jumped back into the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) National Poll at No. 22 this week. The Chargers also stayed in the No. 2 spot in the NCAA East Regional Rankings and the NCBWA East Region Poll. The Chargers, coming off ...

Smith Leads Baseball in 7-0 Complete Game Shutout; Chargers Take Game Two 6-2

Charger Athletics

April 28, 2010

WEST HAVEN, Conn. - The University of New Haven baseball team swept Bentley University 7-0, 6-2 Saturday afternoon at Frank Vieira Field. With the two wins, the Chargers improve to 28-9 overall and 16-6 in the Northeast-10 Conference. Bentley falls to 19-20 overall and 12-9 in conference play. Game...

Baseball Wins Two at Merrimack

Charger Athletics

April 21, 2010

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. - The University of New Haven baseball team defeated Merrimack College in two games on Sunday afternoon. The Chargers won the opening game 6-3 and again won the second by a score of 5-4. New Haven improves to 24-9 overall and 12-6 in the Northeast-10 Conference. The Warriors fall...

The Mets Look to Turn Back Clock

Tom Chieppo

April 21, 2010

The Mets are going to be battle tested throughout the regular season. Jerry Manuel’s club is 3 and 6 in their quest for a playoff run in the 2010 season. The schedule is stacked against the Mets as they take on the 6-3 St. Louis Cardinals; a very balanced squad in the National League. However, the Mets are in ...

Did You Know? – History of Baseball & Opening Day

Joann Wolwowicz

April 14, 2010

The origins of baseball have been the subject of debate for more than a century. The sport, as well as the modern bat, ball and running games, and cricket and rounders were developed from earlier folk games. The roots of baseball are English, but similar games have also been played in other parts of...

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