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Bengals get back in the win column, sweep Blue Devils

Bengals get back in the win column, sweep Blue Devils

Emmanuel Rodriguez, Staff Writer
April 15, 2017
Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, Softball, SPORTS, Women's Sports

Sophomore Allie Block was on the hill again for Buffalo State softball, and she brought her A-game on Friday afternoon in Fredonia. It all started in the top of the first inning when junior Danielle Szymkowiak, Block and freshman Kaylee Lynch all drew two-out walks. Sophomore Cassandra O’Hern took...

Lacrosse fights to surpass .500

Lacrosse fights to surpass .500

Marcos Watkins, Reporter
April 10, 2017
Filed under SPORTS, Women's Rugby, Women's Sports

Things have not been easy for the lady Bengals of lacrosse as they are more than halfway through the season. Buffalo State has not only sputtered to a 4-5 record overall, but have had to deal with unpredictable weather that led to their games against Lycoming being cancelled. When asked about how...

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...

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...

‘Unsung heroes’ rise to the occasion, Buffalo State tops Fredonia in SUNYAC quarterfinals

‘Unsung heroes’ rise to the occasion, Buffalo State tops Fredonia in SUNYAC quarterfinals

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor
February 23, 2017
Filed under Men's Hockey, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

“It’s playoff hockey. This is when your big-time players need to step up, and then you get contribution from unsung heroes,” head coach Steve Murphy said prior to Wednesday's win. “It’s a completely new season. I’m looking forward to seeing who steps up.” It was the "unsung heroes" that...

Bengals defeat Cortland 61-59, advance to semifinals

Bengals defeat Cortland 61-59, advance to semifinals

Jahvon Graham, Staff Writer
February 22, 2017
Filed under Men's Basketball, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

Buffalo State went on the road to Cortland to play its quarterfinal match up against the No. 4 seed Cortland Red Dragons. In a game that went down to the wire, the Bengals hung on for the 61-59 victory and eliminated Cortland from the SUNYAC championships. In what was a low scoring game, Buffalo...

‘Battle by the Lake’: postseason edition

‘Battle by the Lake’: postseason edition

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor
February 21, 2017
Filed under Front Page, Men's Hockey, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, SPORTS

The Buffalo State men's hockey team clinched a home playoff game in the SUNYAC tournament after beating Cortland on Friday night. On Saturday night, they found out they would be hosting Fredonia in the quarterfinals. The Bengals will look to take those positives into playoffs as it'll host the Fredonia...

Women’s hockey ties No. 1 Plattsburgh on Senior Day

Women’s hockey ties No. 1 Plattsburgh on Senior Day

Marcos Watkins, Reporter
February 19, 2017
Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Hockey, Women's Sports

The Bengals women’s hockey team nearly upset the No. 1 ranked Plattsburgh Cardinals on Saturday afternoon in a 3-3 tie. Although the Bengals suffered a 3-0 loss on the day before to Plattsburgh, they were fighting for a much different result this time around on their Senior Day. Unlike the d...

Men’s hockey hits historic mark, clinches playoff berth

Men’s hockey hits historic mark, clinches playoff berth

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor
February 15, 2017
Filed under Men's Hockey, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, SPORTS

It wasn’t a perfect weekend for the Bengals, but it was just enough as the men’s hockey team reached two important milestones. On Friday night, the Bengals defeated the Brockport Eagles, 2-1, on Senior Night as well and broke the team record for most wins in a season on Saturday. Anthony Beaumont opened...

Men’s and women’s soccer to host home playoff games

Staff Reports
October 26, 2016
Filed under Men's Soccer, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, SPORTS, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

  The men’s and women’s soccer teams have ended the season strong and earned a home playoff game for SUNYAC championships. The women’s team (14-1-2), D-III No. 19 ranked, swept conference play going 9-0 and went 2-0 this past weekend. On Oct. 21, the Bengals avenged last season’s SUNYAC...

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