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Quick Hits: Football outlasts Bridgewater State, 20-19

Quick Hits: Football outlasts Bridgewater State, 20-19

Francis Boeck, Managing Sports Editor

September 2, 2017


Filed under Football, Front Page, Men's Sports, Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

It wasn’t pretty but a win’s a win. In a sloppy first game of the season, the Buffalo State football team won their season opener in a 20-19 decision to visiting Bridgewater State. Running back Dale Stewart was the star with 91 all-purpose yards and touchdown in the win. The Bengals scored...

Football focused on not ‘beating themselves’

Football focused on not ‘beating themselves’

Francis Boeck, Managing and Sports Editor

August 29, 2017


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

“Don’t let your teammate down.” That’s the message that head coach Jerry Boyes and his coaching staff has been trying to get across to the Buffalo State football team as it gets ready for the 2017 campaign. It’s something the Bengals need to take to heart after last season when they got...

Buffalo State lacrosse hosts friendship from middle school

Zachary Memmott, Sports Reporter

May 3, 2017


Filed under SPORTS

College is bittersweet for some athletes. It is balancing the emotions of leaving home and going on to college and possibly college athletics. The departure, often times, leaves behind their old teammates to get a brand-new team. However, the transition is easier if you could bring your best friend...

Red hot Bisons give Buffalo winning team

Red hot Bisons give Buffalo winning team

Randy King, Sports Reporter

May 3, 2017


Filed under SPORTS

Off to an International League best 14-8 record through its first 22 games, the Buffalo Bisons have given the people of Buffalo the winning team they have been craving for.  Although it is the AAA minor league affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays, the team still offers a winning atmosphere that can be...

NFL Draft first round review

NFL Draft first round review

Emmanuel Rodriguez, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017


Filed under Column, SPORTS

  The NFL Draft began last Thursday night at Primetime in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and the atmosphere was amazing. Of course, the cameras catch a great chunk of the excitement, but it does not compare to actually being there. I was a lucky one to snatch a seat at the draft. While in attendance,...

Multiple-sport athletes still around at Buffalo State

Multiple-sport athletes still around at Buffalo State

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor

April 28, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, Showcase, SPORTS

In a world where the best athletes in high school are expected to specialize in single sport, the multiple-sport athlete at the collegiate level has now become a dinosaur. Some of the greatest professional athletes in American history played multiple sports. Bo Jackson not only played professional...

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...

Reporting concussions: Why do athletes ignore symptoms?

Reporting concussions: Why do athletes ignore symptoms?

Timothy Diamond, Contributor

April 10, 2017


Filed under Column, Recent Stories, SPORTS

Not all concussions are willingly reported. The biggest problem surrounding concussions is underreporting – and it’s often not the player’s own fault. Sometimes, coaches and parents preach toughness and urge youth athletes to return to the game after injury. Nowadays, there are individuals...

Bengals split double header ahead of home opener

Bengals split double header ahead of home opener

April 10, 2017


Filed under Recent Stories, Softball, SPORTS, Women's Sports

After falling to defending SUNYAC champion Cortland and having a couple of games postponed against Oswego, the struggling Bengals found themselves playing the struggling New Paltz Hawks in a neutral site game. The Bengals split the series 1-1 by the scores of 1-4, 4-2, respectively. However, Buffalo...

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...

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