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Field Hockey Makes Program History

By Andrew Scarpaci Staff Writer With a 1-0 win over Bryant University on Sunday, Oct. 27, the field hockey team secured their spot in the Northeast Conference championship tournament and became the first team in program history to reach playoffs. Freshman forward Felicia King scored the game’s only goal, sending…

Athlete of the Week: Sammy Bell

By Andrew Scarpaci Staff Writer Sammy Bell, junior psychology major, is a forward on the field hockey team, as well as the team’s leading scorer. During her time playing as a Shark for the fall 2019 season, Bell scored nine goals and 20 points throughout the 14 games the team…

Field Hockey Dominates Championship Title

By Jada Butler & Rakwan Hedgemond News Editor & Staff Writer The field hockey team made it to the postseason with their second- straight NE 10 championship title under their belts. On Sunday, Nov. 5, the Pioneers gained a 4-1 victory over the Assumption College Greyhounds on Sunday, at home…

Field Hockey Loses to Ship in Chip

By Michael Otero Sports Editor From intensity and focus to jubilation; sophomore forward/midfielder, Emily Miller, let the no. 4-ranked Pioneers exhale with the game-winning goal in the 78th minute of their overtime NCAA Division II Semifinal win against no. 5-ranked Saint Anselm College on Friday, Nov. 18. The win advanced…

Field Hockey NE-10 Champs

By Michael Otero Sports Editor On Friday, Nov. 5, no. 5-ranked field hockey rolled over no. 6-ranked Stonehill College in the NE-10 Conference semifinals, 3-0, at Bethpage Federal Credit Union Stadium. Sophomore forward/midfielder, Emily Miller, had a day to remember. She had a hand in each score for the Pioneers and…

Field Hockey Finishes Regular Season with a Fury

By Michael Otero Sports Editor Field hockey wrapped up its 2016 regular season with a 3-0 victory over Franklin Pierce University in an NE-10 conference battle at Bethpage Federal Credit Union Stadium. Backed by three second half goals, the no. 6-ranked team earned its 13th victory, the fifth in a…

Back to Winning Ways; Field Hockey Bests Saint Michael’s

By Michael Otero Sports Editor After starting the season 8-0 and climbing to the no. 1 ranking in Division II, the Pioneers hit a few bumps on the road. In the midst of a three-game losing streak, for which the team was on the wrong side of consecutive one-goal deciders, the field hockey…

Field Hockey

By Michael Otero Sports Editor After piling up win after win, the no. 1-ranked Pioneers were finally dealt a blow, losing their first match of the season to NE-10 rival Adelphi University, 2-1, on Wednesday, Oct. 5. The Pioneers fell behind early, but never got rattled. As time began to…