Hollins has career day against Kent State

By Aidan Joly Assistant Sports Editor At nearly the halfway point of conference season, Canisius is hitting its stride. After taking two out of three games against Quinnipiac, they are up to 7-2 and tied for first place with the same Bobcats heading into a weekend slate with Marist. To start last weekend’s slate against Quinnipiac, … [Read more...]

Offense clicks in pair of MAAC victories

By Canio Marasco III Sports Reporter The Canisius men’s lacrosse team earned two conference wins over the past week as the Griffs have bolstered their MAAC record to 3-1 this season. The Griffs first conference matchup of the week was against the Quinnipiac Bobcats, who entered the game 2-1 in the conference and 6-3 overall. The … [Read more...]

Wins for Quinn, Stewart headline stellar weekend for outdoor track

By Vinnie Christiano III Sports Reporter On Saturday, March 6, the Golden Griffins track and field team traveled to Slippery Rock, Pa., to compete in the annual Dave Labor Invite. Despite competing against over a dozen other teams, the trip was highlighted by two Canisius victories, as well as several other podium finishes. The team … [Read more...]

Golf’s solid outing ties them for fourth in 17-team field

By Jay Ashdown Sports Reporter The Golden Griffins finished the 36-hole Towson Invitational at Prospect Bay Country Club in Grasonville, Md., on Sunday. The field included Bryant, Fairfield, FDU, Goucher, Hofstra, Long Island Brooklyn, Manhattan, Mount St. Mary's, North Carolina A&T, Robert Morris, St. Anselm, St. Francis, Towson … [Read more...]

Bennett, Hunt lead Griffs to pair of victories over Manhattan

By Aidan Joly Assistant Sports Editor The Canisius baseball team played its second home series of games this season earlier this week, taking two games out of three from the Manhattan Jaspers. Despite the cold on Sunday afternoon, the Griff bats came out hot in the first game of the series, plating nine runs in the first three … [Read more...]

Balanced scoring attack leads men’s lacrosse to victory over Monmouth

By Canio Marasco III Sports Reporter The Canisius men’s lacrosse team picked up their first win in conference play against Monmouth this past weekend. The Griffs traveled to New Jersey to play the Hawks in their second conference game of the season. Canisius entered the game winless in the conference while Monmouth also had a … [Read more...]

Golfers open spring portion of season at Abarta Coca-Cola Collegiate Invitational

By Jay Ashdown Sports Reporter The Canisius golf team kicked off their spring schedule at The Steel Club in Hellertown, Pa., last weekend. The tournament was a 36-hole event, taking place on a par-72 course. Canisius competed against a vast majority of Northeastern teams such as Bucknell, Fordham, Holy Cross and Navy. In addition … [Read more...]

Doran’s 800-meter victory highlights Geneseo Invite

By Vinnie Christiano III Sports Reporter On Saturday, the Golden Griffins outdoor track and field team competed in the Geneseo Early Season Invitational. The standout performance from the day was from junior Connor Doran, who finished first in the men’s 800-meter with a time of 1:58:79. Doran’s first place finish was the only time a … [Read more...]

House ends up with unique role following knee injuries

By Mike Pesarchick Copy Editor Drew House still remembers every detail about the end of his high school sports career. It was a Sunday in late 2015, he said, and the Bills were on television. He was just wrapping up the last of five exhibition football games as part of a recruitment camp at Mercyhurst University when he felt a “pop” … [Read more...]

Haim: Reese transferring is not a surprise, as ‘days were numbered’ at Canisius

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor It has nearly been a full year since Isaiah Reese entered his name into the NBA Draft pool, testing the waters of professional basketball. Once he declared for the draft last April, my impression was that Reese's days at Canisius were numbered. That number ultimately struck zero last Wednesday when it … [Read more...]

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