Reese remains dedicated to the Griffs

By Mike Pesarchick Copy Editor Isaiah Reese is a humble guy. Canisius’ blue-chip guard was recently named the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Preseason Player of the Year after earning All-MAAC honors last year, the first sophomore to do so since Michael Meeks in 1994. The Miami, Fla. native led the Griffs last season … [Read more...]

Peacocks show relentlessness in OT win

By Aidan Joly Sports Reporter Seven of the MAAC’s 11 teams have begun their season and despite that, each of those teams has only played one game. Siena is the lone team with two games played. We’ve learned some things about what the conference may look like this season. Rider can shoot the three The Broncs put together an … [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...]

Swimmers split with Geneseo

Griffin Staff Report The men’s and women’s swimming and diving team split their home opening meet against Geneseo last Saturday with the men winning by a score of 149-94 and the women falling, 140-103. On the women’s diving side, junior Vinnie Costanzo placed first in the 3-meter competition and also finished in the fifth place in … [Read more...]

Quinn sets school record at MAACs

By Aidan Joly Sports Reporter Canisius senior Siobhan Quinn continued her strong season last weekend as she finished second in the women’s MAAC cross country championship last weekend in Loudonville, N.Y. Quinn finished the six-kilometer race in 21:32, 21 seconds behind race winner Egle Morenaite of Iona. It was quite the finish for … [Read more...]

Men’s soccer battle in final pair of games

By Canio Marasco III Sports Reporter The Canisius men’s soccer team’s season came to a close on Wednesday, as they finished with a 2-7-1 record in the conference, missing the MAAC playoffs.   With the Griffs’ loss to Siena on Oct. 24, they were eliminated from playoff contention. The Griffs entered the season as the preseason … [Read more...]

Griffs to host Yellow Jackets, again

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor It may feel as if Canisius never travels to American International to face the Yellow Jackets. Well, it’s true because the Griffs have not traveled to the MassMutual Center since January 2017. The Griffs will host the Yellow Jackets for the sixth and seventh consecutive time when their two-game series … [Read more...]

Daley to help Team Canada; Kearnan, Alleyne selected in MLL Supplemental Draft

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor Next August, Canisius women’s lacrosse head coach Allison Daley will be donning the Red and White while on the sidelines for the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Cup in her hometown of Peterborough, Ont. It was announced on Wednesday that Daley would assume associate head coach … [Read more...]

Disappointing Griffs’ playoff hopes ended with losses to Peacocks, Saints

By Canio Marasco III Sports Reporter The Canisius men’s soccer team was bounced from playoff contention as the Griffs lost back-to-back games to Saint Peter’s and Siena. After playing Marist — one of the best teams in the MAAC — and earning a draw, it seemed the Griffs were back on track to make the playoffs. The Griffs were … [Read more...]

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