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Men’s Hockey will go to Alaska for Winter Break next season

Men’s Hockey will go to Alaska for Winter Break next season

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor

April 1, 2017


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

Buffalo State men’s hockey head coach Steve Murphy was trying to figure out what he should do next year with his team during the winter break. Then the coach got a call from his parents back home in Alaska. “They told me that all seven of their sled dogs died,” Murphy said. “The dogs were...

Buffalo State Football working on deal to join Liberty League, leave Empire 8

Buffalo State Football working on deal to join Liberty League, leave Empire 8

Francis Boeck, Associate Sports Editor

March 30, 2017


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

Buffalo State Athletics and the Liberty League are working on a deal to move the Bengals to the New York State D-III conference as a football-only member starting in 2018, according to a report by d3football.com. Buffalo State would become the seventh member of a conference that includes Hobart,...

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...

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