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Men’s Soccer Former men’s soccer star Tony Donatelli helped propel the Vancouver Whitecaps to its first-ever United Soccer League Division Championship last weekend. Donatelli provided steady ball control around midfield and added a goal in a 3-0 rout of the Rochester Raging Rhinos.…

Fresh feet lead the way for cross country

It’s rare for a freshman athlete to be the best on the team. It’s even rarer to find two freshmen standouts leading their team. But for three freshmen to lead their team in the same year?…

Struggling offense work in progress

George DeLeone was looking for a new job last fall. With 35 years of college coaching experience, 13 bowl appearances to his teams’ credits and the notoriety for helping construct the successful Syracuse offenses of the 1990s, he knew there would be plenty of suitors.…

Winning on the road will be essential to team

Ever had the feeling of homesickness? You know, that type of thing when there’s this urge to be in a familiar, comfortable setting. Business, work, school- all things that can pull you away from that place, wherever it may be, that is home.…

At home, team’s back to its winning ways

SUNDAY: McGONIGLE HALL TEMPLE 3 RHODE ISLAND 0 With Rhode Island fighting for survival late in its match against Temple’s volleyball team, Rams coach Bob Schneck called for a timeout. During the break Rams’ sophomore Leslie Wiekamp took command of the huddle and desperately tried to rally her squad.…

Another shutout extends winning streak to longest since 1991

Now owners of its longest winning steak since 1991, the women’s field hockey team is playing with confidence, poise and determination. Behind goals from Mandi Ruth and Mary Catherine Kinneman and another shutout from goalkeeper Erin Hanshue, the Owls downed Longwood, 2-0, Sunday at Geasey Field for the team’s sixth straight win.…

A win, then loss punctuate an up-and-down weekend in A-10

The volleyball team is searching for some consistency now that conference season is underway. It didn’t find any this weekend. The Owls opened their Atlantic Ten Conference schedule on the road with a dominant performance against Duquesne Friday, sweeping the Dukes 3-0 (30-23, 30-22, 30-26).…

A new start midway through season

Members of the women’s soccer team said they are anxious to start playing their Atlantic Ten Conference games. To the Owls, their game against A-10 rival Charlotte on Friday represents the beginning of a new season.…