SUNY New Paltz Dispatches Wentworth In Five Set Thriller, Will Face Springfield In Title Game

Sam Leventhal @Sam_Leventhal After watching the Springfield College Pride fight their way past the Stevens Ducks, the SUNY New Paltz Hawks went and took on the Wentworth Institute of Technology Leopards who won in five sets; 25-19, 25-21, 25-23, 25-20, 15-12. Set one featured a lot of back and forth play from the two oppositions, until a Wentworth service error turned the tables for the … Continue reading SUNY New Paltz Dispatches Wentworth In Five Set Thriller, Will Face Springfield In Title Game

In Renewed Rivalry Stevens Battled With Composure, Springfield Prevailed With Drive, Will Play In New Paltz Rematch for Title

Vin Gallo @VinGallo731     The Springfield College Pride linked arms, stone faced, just as it had been prior to each of their 29 games played in 2017. Faint booing streaked the boisterous introduction of a Springfield crowd with Puerto Rican flags, flamingos, and a deer head in hand, as the opposition marched in, garbed in jet black and dark maroon lettering. The onlookers raised … Continue reading In Renewed Rivalry Stevens Battled With Composure, Springfield Prevailed With Drive, Will Play In New Paltz Rematch for Title

Springfield men’s lacrosse clinches No. 1 seed in NEWMAC tournament with 15-10 win against MIT

Gage Nutter @GageNutter After Springfield men’s lacrosse suffered a tough 9-8 loss back on Apr. 19 against Coast Guard, the team’s playoff situation went from promising to obscure. The most valid option the team had to get back on top of the NEWMAC conference was to defeat Clark and MIT in its last two games of the season. The only problem was that Clark and … Continue reading Springfield men’s lacrosse clinches No. 1 seed in NEWMAC tournament with 15-10 win against MIT

Springfield blows past Wellesley in NEWMAC Championship Tournament game

“Break it open on three. One… two… three… BREAK IT OPEN.” These words echoed to each corner of Potter Field as Springfield traded their gloves for bats and entered the dugout in the bottom of the first inning. And break it open they did. The Pride struck early when a pair of RBI singles put them on the board, sparking an eventual 8-0 win against … Continue reading Springfield blows past Wellesley in NEWMAC Championship Tournament game

Wentworth Defeats Juniata in Straight Sets to Advance to Semifinals Against SUNY New Paltz

Vin Gallo Deputy Sports Editor Juniata’s Matt Vasinko and Mahlon Bender leapt simultaneously as Wentworth’s Sean Mullen and Ollie Oshman took to the air in attempt to land the Leopards’ ninth kill of the third set. But as Mullen snapped his arm forward with anticipation of further dampening the Eagles’ spirits, Vasinko met him at the top of the net. The junior thrusted his arms … Continue reading Wentworth Defeats Juniata in Straight Sets to Advance to Semifinals Against SUNY New Paltz