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Football’s losing streak now at four games after blowout loss

Football’s losing streak now at four games after blowout loss

Chris Dierken, Sports Editor

October 16, 2013


Filed under Football, Showcase, SPORTS, Uncategorized

Despite scoring the game’s first touchdown, the Buffalo State football team fell to Salisbury, 34-6, on Saturday, extending the team’s losing streak to four games. The Bengals are now 2-4 overall and have dropped their opening three conference games. “I’m disappointed,” head coach Jerry...

Rustay shines when it matters most

Rustay shines when it matters most

Leif Reigstad, Associate Sports Editor

October 16, 2013


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Women's Sports

Kaylea Rustay remembers the long ride to Pawling, N.Y. It poured so hard that she couldn’t see out the window of her high school coach’s car. It was early November 2010, and Rustay, then just a sophomore at Cheektowaga’s John F. Kennedy High School, was traveling with her coach and her mother...

Banfield bumps women’s soccer to top of SUNYAC standings

Banfield bumps women’s soccer to top of SUNYAC standings

Chris Losey, Reporter

October 16, 2013


Filed under SPORTS, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Buffalo State women’s soccer team took over the top spot in the SUNYAC standings over the weekend, thanks to a pair of 1-0 victories over Oswego and Cortland. The Bengals’ first game last week was on Tuesday against non-conference opponent St. John Fisher. A scoreless draw at halftime, the...

Doherty doesn’t let injuries hold him back

Doherty doesn’t let injuries hold him back

Johnathan Snyder, Reporter

October 16, 2013


Filed under Football, Men's Sports, SPORTS

Mike Doherty remembers telling Buffalo State football head coach Jerry Boyes that he wasn't sure if he'd ever play football again. Minutes after suffering the second of two horrific knee injuries, Doherty stood on the sideline with a bag of ice on his knee and crutches under his arms. His emotions...

Men’s soccer shuts out SUNYAC opponents in weekend sweep

Men’s soccer shuts out SUNYAC opponents in weekend sweep

Joe Sarro, Staff Writer

October 16, 2013


Filed under Men's Soccer, SPORTS

The Buffalo State men’s soccer team’s defense came ready to play last weekend. The Bengals registered a 3-0 win Friday over Oswego before defeating Cortland 1-0 the next day. They did not allow a goal in either of their two victories, and the wins brought the Bengals back into the SUNYAC playoff...

Suffering continues for Sabres fans

Chris Losey, Reporter

October 15, 2013


Filed under SPORTS

The Buffalo Sabres started the 2013 NHL season quite dismally, compiling a 0-6-1 record in their first seven games. The Sabres, who have been searching for that ever-elusive Stanley Cup championship since their inception in 1970, continue to prolong their absence from the top of the hockey world....

Bengals lose third straight in double OT as comeback bid falls short

Bengals lose third straight in double OT as comeback bid falls short

Chris Dierken, Sports Editor

October 8, 2013


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

Buffalo State knew it couldn’t let Alfred jump out to an early lead Saturday. The Bengals had been outscored 38-0 in the first quarters of their previous three games, something that the team knew it couldn’t repeat against the Saxons. But even with more emphasis placed on a strong start, Buffalo...

Volleyball winning streak approaches school record after weekend sweep

Volleyball winning streak approaches school record after weekend sweep

Leif Reigstad, Associate Sports Editor

October 8, 2013


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Volleyball, Women's Sports

The Buffalo State volleyball team won all three of its games this weekend in the Golden Flyer Invitational in Rochester to push its win streak to 10 – just one win shy of tying the program record set twelve years ago. The Bengals began the tournament against Plattsburgh, a team they beat in straight...

Women’s soccer scored two goals for the first time all season, improved to 2-1 in SUNYAC play

Women’s soccer scored two goals for the first time all season, improved to 2-1 in SUNYAC play

Chris Losey, Reporter

October 8, 2013


Filed under SPORTS, Women's Soccer, Women's Sports

The Buffalo State women's soccer team hung on to beat a rallying Fredonia Blue Devils team, 2-1, Saturday, finally breaking its season-long streak of scoring one goal or less in games. Buffalo State got on the scoreboard in the 15th minute when senior midfielder Jordan Dudish intercepted a Fredonia...

Three first-half goals sink men’s soccer in SUNYAC matchup with Fredonia

Three first-half goals sink men’s soccer in SUNYAC matchup with Fredonia

Joe Sarro, Reporter

October 8, 2013


Filed under Men's Soccer, Men's Sports, SPORTS

After allowing three unanswered goals in the first half, the Buffalo State men’s soccer team fell to Fredonia, 4-2, on Saturday, marking the team’s third straight conference loss. Fredonia held a slim lead in shots, firing 12 compared to Buffalo State’s 11, and the Blue Devils had the advantage...

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