Griffs prepare for Paul Short Invitational

By Sam Brouwere Senior Sports Reporter The Griffs’ cross country team will travel to Bethlehem, Pa. this weekend to compete in the Paul Short Invitational hosted by Lehigh University. At the event last year, the men’s team finished in 21st place overall. Sophomore Donny Glavin had the second-best finish for the Griffs, finishing … [Read more...]

Highlights from the first month of fall sports

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor As the first full month of the fall athletic calendar comes to a close, there have been many highlights for Canisius Athletics. Some have earned accolades from the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, while some player’s performances have aided their respective team to be ranked high nationally in … [Read more...]

Glavin, Quinn sweep MAAC Honors, again

Griffin Staff Report Going into the National Catholic Championships last Friday, head coach Nate Huckle had the utmost confidence in his squad. That confidence showed. For the second year in a row, the men’s and women’s team placed in fifth and seventh place, respectively, at the race hosted by Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. Dayton … [Read more...]

Runners get ready for National Catholic Championships, UB Stampede

By Sam Brouwere Senior Sports Reporter The Griffs’ cross country team will be traveling to South Bend, Ind. this weekend to compete in the National Catholic Championships. Both the men’s and women’s teams are running well heading into the invitational. This is crucial because it has made both teams much more confident heading into … [Read more...]

Griffs sweep Little Three Championships for fourth straight year

By Sam Brouwere Senior Sports Reporter The Griffs' cross country team started their season off last weekend at the Little Three Championship, with both the men’s and women’s teams finishing in first place over rivals Niagara and St. Bonaventure. It’s the fourth consecutive year both the men’s and women’s teams finished in first … [Read more...]

A year in sports

By Adam Duke Assistant Sports Editor As is typical of all sports programs, Canisius athletics had its ups and downs in the 2016-17 season. In the fall, the men’s cross country team finished in second place in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. The Iona Gaels dominated the race, taking spots one through eight. Galen Snyder … [Read more...]

Griffs start season off strong with a big win at Little Three Championship

By Samuel Brouwere Sports Reporter The Griffs’ Cross Country team has started off their season on the right track at the Little Three Championship, as both the men’s and women’s teams finished in first place over rivals Niagara and St. Bonaventure. The men’s team finished in first place with a team score of 15. The Niagara … [Read more...]

Men and women’s cross country prepare for MAAC Championship: Griffs gain momentum after Canisius Alumni Classic

By Samuel Brouwere Sports Reporter The Griff’s cross country team just keeps on running. The Griffs are approaching the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championship that will be ran October 31 in Pennington, NJ. The Griff’s are coming off the Canisius Alumni Classic race at Delaware Park, in which they performed very well. The … [Read more...]

Not a total loss

By: Dominic Chamberlain Sports Editor The Griffs men’s cross country team came close to defending their win from last year in the National Catholic Championship. How close? Just one point away from repeating as champs. The Griffs returned to South Bend, Indiana on 18 Sept. to once again race in the home of the Fighting Irish. … [Read more...]

“Rust Buster”: Griffs look forward to a tough race at Notre Dame

By: Dominic Chamberlain Sports Editor Quietly, the Griffs Men’s cross country team are preparing to return to an event as defending champions. The event in question is the National Catholic Championship in South Bend, Indiana; known better to us all as the University of Notre Dame.   Last year, the Griffs went down to the home … [Read more...]


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