Springfield College men’s volleyball wins back-to-back National Championships with sweep of Stevens

Sam Leventhal @Sam_Leventhal In NCAA Division III Men’s Volleyball, there has only been one school able to defend the national title and today that statistic still stands. Following the Pride’s defeat of Stevens, 3-1, they have completed a back-to-back title run and snagged their 11th in program history. In 2017 against the State University of New York at New Paltz, the contest ended with a … Continue reading Springfield College men’s volleyball wins back-to-back National Championships with sweep of Stevens

Springfield College inducts six former athletes in the Hall of Fame

Darin MacEacheron @darinmac323 Friends, family, teammates, and coaches gathered Saturday night upstairs in the Dodge room of the Campus Union to celebrate the illustrious careers of six former Springfield College athletes who made a lasting impact in their respected sports. The 2018 class consisted of members of championships teams, undefeated seasons, record breaking moments and unforgettable moments. Before each inductee was announced, a 90-second video … Continue reading Springfield College inducts six former athletes in the Hall of Fame

Men’s Volleyball chase 11th national title; Zuvich, Padilla Ayala, and Jasuta headline returning stars

Sam Leventhal Photo Editor In 2016, the New England Patriots captured their fifth franchise title, all under head coach Bill Belichick. During this time, the media had come out with the saying that Belichick now has “one for the thumb”, referring to a Super Bowl ring to fill every finger of one hand. Just a few months later, at Springfield College, the Springfield men’s volleyball … Continue reading Men’s Volleyball chase 11th national title; Zuvich, Padilla Ayala, and Jasuta headline returning stars

With win over New Paltz, Springfield College men’s volleyball seniors end their careers as champions

By Shawn McFarland @McFarland_Shawn Underneath the cover of confetti, the embrace of his friends, families and teammates, Luis “Ricky” Vega had it all. The AVCA Division III National Player of the Year, a three-time Most Outstanding Player of the Championship and most importantly, a three-time national champion, Vega had done and seen it all. All he had left was tears. The senior put his sweat-drenched … Continue reading With win over New Paltz, Springfield College men’s volleyball seniors end their careers as champions

Springfield College men’s volleyball sweeps Hunter 3-0 in national quarterfinals

By Daniela Detore @DanielaMDetore Friday April 28, Springfield College rallied together in maroon. With fifty minutes on the clock students and family began pouring into the stands of the the Springfield PE complex. In waves of maroon, the best showing of support the Pride have yet to see rallied behind men’s volleyball. The students and community of Springfield shook Blake Arena. The countdown began. Waves … Continue reading Springfield College men’s volleyball sweeps Hunter 3-0 in national quarterfinals