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Softball’s trip to sunny Florida overcast by poor results

Softball’s trip to sunny Florida overcast by poor results

Emmanuel Rodriguez, Staff Writer
March 29, 2017
Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, Softball, SPORTS, Women's Sports

The Bengals surely enjoyed the Florida weather this spring break, but the warm weather wasn’t especially nice to Buffalo State as it dropped 8 of 12 games in Clermont in Central Florida. Buffalo State started the trip off well by beating the Union Dutchmen on a walk-off error after a knock by junior...

Softball begins spring with winless weekend

Softball begins spring with winless weekend

Emmanuel Rodriguez, Staff Writer
March 16, 2017
Filed under Softball, SPORTS, Women's Sports

  Although it doesn’t seem like it, because of Winter Storm Stella, the 2017 spring season is underway for the Buffalo State Bengals softball team. On March 3 and March 4, the Bengals found themselves in Virginia Beach, Virginia to open up the season. Unfortunately, the Bengals came back to Buffal...

Dreams Come True for DeLaVergne

Dreams Come True for DeLaVergne

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor
March 16, 2017
Filed under Men's Hockey, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

Mike DeLaVergne grew up dreaming that, one day, he would play professional hockey. Last week, DeLaVergne’s dream became a reality. The Buffalo State senior was getting ready to leave town early last week after he received an offer to play professionally in the south. But before he left Mond...

Women’s lacrosse looks for rebound season

Women’s lacrosse looks for rebound season

Marcos Watkins, Reporter
March 4, 2017
Filed under Front Page, Lacrosse, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Women's Sports

The sun is shining, the temperatures are fantastic, and you can finally see the green turf. That means it's lax time. The final days of the pre-season officially ended for the Buffalo State women’s lacrosse team on Friday as they prepare for their third year under the helm of head coach Lindsay Abbo...

SEASON PREVIEW: Buffalo State looks to climb back to the top of the SUNYAC

SEASON PREVIEW: Buffalo State looks to climb back to the top of the SUNYAC

Zachary Memmott, Reporter
March 3, 2017
Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, Softball, SPORTS, Women's Sports

To be the best you have to beat the best. “We have an extremely difficult schedule the first 16 games of the season before conference, it’ll be a good gut check for our team. But it’ll be good knowing when we go to conference, we have played better than our conference. It’ll be good for the...

Buffalo State thrashed by No. 2 Soaring Eagles in semis

Buffalo State thrashed by No. 2 Soaring Eagles in semis

Emmanuel Rodriguez, Staff Writer
February 27, 2017
Filed under Recent Stories, SPORTS, Women's Hockey

  The Buffalo State Bengals took a trip to Elmira to take on the No. 2 Soaring Eagles in the semifinal round of the ECAC West playoffs. It was a harsh ending to another magical season, as the Soaring Eagles soared came out on top in this one, eliminating the Bengals in a 6-0 thrashing. The...

Bills need to bolster wide receiver position during offseason

Bills need to bolster wide receiver position during offseason

Zachary Memmott, Reporter
February 27, 2017
Filed under Column, Recent Stories, SPORTS

This is the second part of a series on offseason moves the Buffalo Bills would benefit from.  The Buffalo Bills need wide receiver help, and the Bills need it now. Sammy Watkins is a stud, don’t get me wrong, but he’s gotten injured more times in his three-year career than Peyton Manning did in 1...

McCullough an impactful presence in first season with Bengals

McCullough an impactful presence in first season with Bengals

Emmanuel Rodriguez, Staff Writer
February 27, 2017
Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

It didn't take long for sophomore D-II transfer Princella McCullough to make an impact in her first year with the Buffalo State women's basketball organization.  Game one against the Medaille Mavericks, McCullough opened eyes with a double-double of 17 rebounds and 12 points. But one game is one...

Bengals lose to Oswego by one point in hard-fought overtime thriller

Bengals lose to Oswego by one point in hard-fought overtime thriller

Jahvon Graham, Staff Writer
February 26, 2017
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

With a berth to the SUNYAC championship game on the line, the Buffalo State Bengals and the Oswego Lakers did not disappoint. In a game with 25 lead changes, Oswego found itself on top at the end of overtime, 84-83, which ended the Bengals' season. This was the third match up decided by one point between...

Bengals repeat loss to Oswego with nearly identical scores

Bengals repeat loss to Oswego with nearly identical scores

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor
February 25, 2017
Filed under Men's Hockey, Men's Sports, SPORTS, Uncategorized

History repeated itself on Saturday as the Buffalo State Hockey Bengals fell to Oswego 6-2 in the SUNYAC tournament semifinals. It was reflective of last Saturday, Buffalo State lost to Oswego 6-1. To open the game, Mike DeLaVergne showed why he was named the 2017 SUNYAC Goalie of the Year stopping...

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