Yale hands women’s lacrosse sixth straight loss

By Jon Skuza Sports Reporter Canisius women's lacrosse dropped their sixth straight game Sunday afternoon to Yale by a score of 17-7. The Bulldogs took a 9-2 lead into halftime and never looked back, scoring eight more goals in the second to secure the win over Canisius. Canisius outshot Yale, 17-13, in the first half but was then … [Read more...]

Women’s lacrosse swept in trip to Virginia

By Jon Skuza Sports Reporter The women’s lacrosse team continued its early-season woes as they were swept in their weekend trip to Harrisonburg and Fairfax, Va. by James Madison and George Mason.   Their first game was last Friday against James Madison, which ended in a 21-4 defeat for Canisius. James Madison, the reigning National … [Read more...]

Women’s lacrosse drops season opener to Notre Dame

By Jon Skuza Sports Contributor The Canisius women's lacrosse team lost their season opener to Notre Dame by a score of 21-4 last Sunday afternoon. The Fighting Irish were led by senior Samantha Lynch, sophomore Maddie Howe and senior Nikki Ortega, who each had five points in the win. Lynch tallied five goals, while Howe and Ortega … [Read more...]

Griffs have eyes on returning to MAAC Championship

By Jon Skuza Sports Contributor Last season, the women’s lacrosse team fell short in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Championship in head coach Allison Daley’s debut campaign that ended with a 11-9 overall record and a 6-2 conference record. With a new season on the horizon, Daley has a very high but reachable goal for … [Read more...]

Baseball to play quartet of Power Five schools this season

Canice Ejoh and the Canisius baseball team will be playing some high-profile teams in non-conference play this spring. (Marshall Haim / The Griffin file photo) Griffin Staff Report Coming off of an appearance in last year's NCAA Tournament, Canisius baseball will open their season on Feb. 15 with a three-game series in Durham, … [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...]

Women’s lax to host Niagara to open MAAC Tournament

By Sam Brouwere Senior Sports Reporter The Griffs will host the Niagara Purple Eagles in the opening round of the MAAC Tournament this Saturday at 7 p.m. Canisius will share the MAAC regular season title with Marist, Monmouth and Fairfield, but because of tiebreakers the Griffs finished fourth out of the group and will be playing … [Read more...]

Roemer’s nine-point day aids Griffs to victory

By Sam Brouwere Senior Sports Reporter The Griffs improved their conference record to 5-1 with a road win over the Quinnipiac Bobcats on Saturday, 12-7. “It was a big win for us,” head coach Allison Daley said. “Coming off the game against Marist, we wanted to keep that momentum rolling for us. We were able to move the ball … [Read more...]

Reininger, Stewart lead Griffs past Marist

By Sam Brouwere Senior Sports Reporter The Griffs bounced back from a 14-12 loss to the Monmouth Hawks last Sunday when they defeated the Marist Red Foxes Wednesday at home, 13-12. "I thought today was a tremendous response from Sunday,” head coach Allison Daley said. “We took a lot of time Monday and Tuesday to focus on ourselves … [Read more...]

Women’s Lacrosse Photo Gallery: Canisius 11, Manhattan 8

Check out Sports Editor Marshall Haim's photo gallery from Canisius women's lacrosse's 11-8 win over Manhattan in their MAAC opener. It was the Griffs' eighth straight year opening MAAC play with a victory and was the 10th straight win over the Jaspers.   … [Read more...]

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