Canisius takes split against Army West Point

By Jay Ashdown Sports Reporter The Griffs returned from West Point, N.Y., this week after splitting against Army West Point. The first game was a back-and-forth tilt, in which the two teams were tied 3-3 after two periods of play. However, a power-play goal by Army’s Zach Evancho with 5:40 remaining in the third period rallied the … [Read more...]

Griffs to face New York State foe Union after break

By Vinnie Christiano III Sports Contributor While the majority of the Canisius student body prepare themselves for New Years Eve, the hockey team will travel four hours east of campus for a two-game series against the Union Dutchmen of the ECAC (Eastern College Athletic Conference). This non-conference series in Schenectady is just … [Read more...]

Army to welcome Griffs for weekend series

By Vinnie Christiano III Sports Contributor This weekend, the Canisius Golden Griffins hockey team will travel to Tate Rink in West Point, N.Y., to take on the Army Black Knights. The Black Knights, who are 7-7-1 overall and 6-5-1 in Atlantic Hockey action, are hosting the Griffs in the last two games of a four-game homestand, where … [Read more...]

Jerry’s shorthanded tally lifts Griffs

By Jay Ashdown Sports Reporter The Griffs capped off their weekend against Sacred Heart with a late win on Saturday. Canisius started off the two-game series tying with Sacred Heart on Friday, 3-3. Dylan McLaughlin, Nick Hutchison and Kevin Obssuth accounted for the three Golden Griffin goals. Blake Weyrick made 26 saves in the … [Read more...]

Baseball catcher suits up as emergency goalie in victory over Clarkson

Jay Ashdown Sports Reporter After a 4-1 loss on Oct. 27 in Potsdam, N.Y., against non-conference foe, Clarkson, the Griffs returned home last Saturday to rematch against the Golden Knights. The Griffs got off to a rocky start, with Clarkson taking a 2-0 lead just 7:50 into the game. Clarkson's crowd that traveled to the game … [Read more...]

Griffs close out four games in seven-day stretch on road

Marshall Haim Sports Editor After having played three games over the past five days, the Canisius hockey team will conclude a rugged portion of their schedule on Saturday with a meeting against archrival, Niagara. The Griffs opened up the four games in a full week stretch with a 6-3 victory over Clarkson at HarborCenter last … [Read more...]

Between-the-legs goal highlights weekend split

By Jay Ashdown Sports Reporter Canisius closed off their two-game weekend at home against AIC with a split. After a 4-2 win on Friday, which was capped off by a SportsCenter top 10 highlight reel goal by Dylan McLaughlin, the AIC Yellow Jackets came back with a strong effort and a 6-1 win on Saturday. McLaughlin was named the … [Read more...]

Hockey looks to bounce back after loss to Clarkson

By Jay Ashdown Sports Reporter After a 4-1 loss to non-conference opponent Clarkson, the Griffs look to bounce back with a two-game series against conference foe, American International College (AIC). Heading into the game against Clarkson, the Golden Knights also sported an identical 2-2-0 record after having wins over No. 13 … [Read more...]

Special teams needs to come up big

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Following a two-game homestand with Air Force, the Griffs are heading back on the road, this time just for one non-league contest with the Clarkson Golden Knights. Canisius is coming off a weekend split with the Atlantic Hockey favorites while Clarkson is coming off an impressive home victory over No. … [Read more...]

Large raises thousands for cancer research

By Mike Pesarchick Copy Editor The month of October is synonymous with the colors black and orange, representative of the spooky times leading up to Halloween. In recent years, though, another color has established itself in the October color palette — pink — which has become a symbol of the fight against breast cancer. And, as … [Read more...]


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