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...]

When a Griff met a Bull

    By Mike Pesarchick Sports Reporter The buzzer echoed through Taco Bell Arena in Boise, Idaho, as the University at Buffalo Bulls celebrated their upset win over the No. 4 seed Arizona Wildcats on the evening of March 15. March Madness brackets were shredded in anger, fans throughout Western New York dove with glee … [Read more...]

Griffs start MAAC play against Manhattan

    By Sam Brouwere Senior Sports Reporter The Griffs will start their conference schedule when they host the Manhattan Jaspers Saturday at 11 a.m. None of the other teams have played a conference game yet, but Iona currently leads with an overall record of 5-4. Canisius, who sits at 3-4, will certainly have a … [Read more...]

Malvaso lifts Griffs past Yale in triple-overtime

    By Sam Brouwere Senior Sports Reporter In a game that had to be decided in three overtime periods, the Griffs women’s lacrosse team got one of the sweetest victories in program history. Last Sunday, Canisius defeated Yale, 10-9, in a triple-overtime thriller at the Demske Sports Complex. Freshman Marissa Malvaso … [Read more...]

Daley picks up first win over Binghamton

    By Sam Brouwere Senior Sports Reporter The Griffs’ women’s lacrosse team won their first game of the season over the Binghamton Bearcats Monday, 13-12. Four minutes into the game, senior Jen Reininger got the first goal for the Griffs, getting the team in the right mindset early on in the contest. The Bearcats then … [Read more...]

Wildcats drop Griffs in season opener

    By Sam Brouwere Senior Sports Reporter The Griffs’ women’s lacrosse team opened up their season last Saturday with an 18-7 loss to the Northwestern Wildcats in Chicago. Only 9:30 into the game, the Griffs were down early, 5-0, before senior Jen Reininger  put Canisius on the board, scoring with 17:26 remaining in … [Read more...]

Tough task ahead for Daley, Griffs

By Canio Marasco III Sports Reporter In a surprising change this offseason, head coach of the women’s lacrosse team Scott Teeter moved on to the University of Louisville. Teeter took over Canisius’ fledgling program in 2003 and turned the Griffs into a powerhouse in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. The Griffs reached the … [Read more...]


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