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Swimming rewrites the record book

Swimming rewrites the record book

Zachary Memmott, Sports Reporter

February 25, 2018


Filed under Men's Sports, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS, Swimming & Diving, Women's Sports

The SUNY Buffalo State swimming teams broke four pool records in their meet against Brockport on Jan. 27, which also happened to be senior day for the team. Connor Mergler, Cody Wittmeyer, Tanner Rees and Josh Bartel broke the 400-yard medley relay record with a time of 3:38.08. Mergler also recorded...

Men’s Hockey season comes to an end at Geneseo, 5-2

Men’s Hockey season comes to an end at Geneseo, 5-2

Kyle Fallon, Sports Reporter

February 25, 2018


Filed under Men's Hockey, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

GENESEO N.Y.- The game was barely underway when the SUNY Buffalo State Men’s Hockey team fell behind and they were never able to come back suffering a 5-2 loss to the No. 2 seed Geneseo Knights in the SUNYAC semifinals Saturday night. The loss ends the Bengals’ playoff push, and possibly their...

Women’s Hockey falls to Oswego, 5-0

Women’s Hockey falls to Oswego, 5-0

Francis Boeck, Managing and Sports Editor

February 24, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Hockey, Women's Sports

The SUNY Buffalo State Women’s Hockey team has had trouble staying out of the box and scoring on the man-advantage all season. Those Achilles heels, coupled with errant passing managed to all converge on the No. 2 Bengals as they suffered a 5-0 loss to a primed No. 3 Oswego Lakers team in the Northeast...

Special teams carry Men’s Hockey over Potsdam in Quarterfinal, 4-3  

Special teams carry Men’s Hockey over Potsdam in Quarterfinal, 4-3  

Kyle Fallon, Sports Reporter

February 22, 2018


Filed under Men's Hockey, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

 The nerves of playoffs didn’t seem to have an effect on the SUNY Buffalo State Men’s Hockey team as they held on for a 4-3 victory Wednesday night over the Potsdam Bears in the SUNYAC quarterfinal. A win off the draw on the power play led to the Bengals first goal of the night. The faceoff was ...

Season comes down to “Battle by the Lake” for Women’s Basketball

Season comes down to “Battle by the Lake” for Women’s Basketball

Randy King

February 16, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

Yes, it is a rivalry game but there is much more riding on Saturday’s game against Fredonia University. With the final SUNYAC playoff spot up for grabs heading into this weekend, the SUNY Buffalo State Women’s Basketball team looks to capture that spot and return to SUNYAC playoff competition...

Special bond fuels seniors’ success

Special bond fuels seniors’ success

Francis Boeck, Managing/Sports Editor

February 15, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Women's Hockey, Women's Sports

The 2017-18 senior class will have their paw prints all over the SUNY Buffalo State Women’s Hockey record book when it’s all said and done. The nine members of the senior class will take ownership of 11 individual program records, have four members in the program’s top 10 all-time scoring list...

Why do the basketball gods hate the Knicks?

Why do the basketball gods hate the Knicks?

Emmanuel Rodriguez, Associate Sports Editor

February 14, 2018


Filed under Column, Column, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

On February 10, 2017, The Record published my article on why the New York Knicks are the worst franchise in sports. A little over a year later, absolutely nothing has changed for my beloved Knickerbockers. I am convinced the New York Knicks are cursed. The Knicks came into this season with low expectations. ...

Top 4 Super Bowl commercials according to Buffalo State students

Top 4 Super Bowl commercials according to Buffalo State students

Jordynn Naylor, Reporter

February 8, 2018


Filed under Column, NEWS, Recent Stories, Showcase, Television

The Super Bowl is known for its abundance of commercials each year, with companies spending millions of dollars for less than a minute of airtime. With the narrow time frame, companies want to ensure that their commercial is the most memorable. Some try to grab your attention with an emotional twist,...

Throwback Thursday: The ’86 Lady Bengals played team-ball

Throwback Thursday: The ’86 Lady Bengals played team-ball

Francis Boeck, Managing Sports Editor

February 8, 2018


Filed under Column, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Basketball, Women's Sports

The Buffalo State Women’s Basketball team hasn’t won a SUNYAC championship in almost 16 years and is currently fighting to even get into the conference playoffs. This week’s Throwback Thursday edition takes us back to a time when the program was winning SUNYAC titles consistently. On the...

Women’s Hockey gets revenge on Cortland, 3-2

Women’s Hockey gets revenge on Cortland, 3-2

Francis Boeck, Managing/Sports Editor

February 4, 2018


Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Hockey, Women's Sports

  Don’t poke the Bengals, they fight back…with goals. Down one-goal with 2:20 to go in the second period, SUNY Buffalo State Women’s hockey senior Brooke Krantz was hit in the head from the behind by a Cortland player. Whether or not the hit was intentional, it certainly sent the...

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