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The Stony Brook womens lacrosse teams top players gather to celebrate a goal against Elon on Friday, March 22. The Seawolves will host Campbell tomorrow afternoon. ANGELINA LIVIGNI/THE STATESMAN

No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse to face Campbell for first-ever time

Nayden Villorente March 23, 2024

Following a comfortable victory on Friday night, the No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team looks to extend its winning ways against the Coastal Athletic Association’s (CAA) newest face. The...

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The Stony Brook baseball team warms up at the start of practice on Wednesday, Jan. 24. The Seawolves are looking to bounce back in the 2024 season. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

New-look Stony Brook baseball has questions to answer in 2024

Mike Anderson January 31, 2024
After only its fourth losing season at the NCAA Division I level, the Stony Brook baseball team is seeking redemption in its second year in the Coastal Athletic Association (CAA).
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Former head coach Chuck Priore waits in the tunnel with his team before its season finale against Albany on Saturday, Nov. 11. Priore was fired from his job on Monday morning. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Chuck Priore out as Stony Brook’s head coach

Mike Anderson November 13, 2023
A press release sent out by Stony Brook Athletics has confirmed the firing of long-time head coach Chuck Priore. After the worst two seasons in Stony Brook football history, Director of Athletics Shawn Heilbron has made the decision to move on from Priore.
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Goalkeeper Nicolette Pasquarella leaps to make a save against Campbell on Thursday, Sept. 7. Pasquarellas clean sheet helped the Stony Brook womens soccer team earn a point in the conference standings. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s soccer earns point in scoreless stalemate

Kevin Broderick September 8, 2023
In their conference opener on Thursday, the Seawolves outplayed the Campbell Camels in their return to Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium, but neither side came out victorious.
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The Stony Brook womens soccer team walks onto the field on Thursday, Sept. 15. The Seawolves are looking to ascend further in the conference standings this year. KAYLA GOMEZ MOLANO/THE STATESMAN

High-powered offense figures to guide Stony Brook women’s soccer to playoffs

Cameron Takmil August 16, 2023
While the Stony Brook women’s soccer team's first impressions in the Coastal Athletic Association (CAA) are already etched in stone, the team is not done rising up the ladder.
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Head coach Chuck Priore in Stony Brook footballs season opener. Priore is currently in the last year of his contract. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

2022 is a make or break year for Stony Brook’s Chuck Priore

Mike Anderson September 4, 2022
As the second football head coach in Stony Brook history, Priore has helped transform the program from a state of mediocrity into one of respectability. However, the 62-year-old coach is now in the final year of a contract extension from 2018.
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Junior running back Stacey Bedell carries the ball ARACELY JIMENEZ/THE STATESMAN

Two-minute drill: Stony Brook 14, Rhode Island, 3

Kunal Kohli October 15, 2016
A pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns gave Stony Brook Football the push it needed to defeat Rhode Island, 14-3, in Saturday’s Homecoming at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium.
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Despite Stony Brook’s struggles, Ochi making Stony Brook history

Chris Gaine November 9, 2015
There are several reasons behind Stony Brook Football’s 1-5 conference record this season. Senior defensive lineman Victor Ochi is not one of those reasons.
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Former football player Kevin Norrell takes one last shot at NFL dream

Former football player Kevin Norrell takes one last shot at NFL dream

Andrew Eichenholz October 27, 2015
El Camino Junior College wide receivers coach Kevin Norrell looked out onto the practice field. Standing on the sideline made him realize he missed playing the sport he loves.
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No. 25 William & Mary hands Stony Brook Football first loss of season

Andrew Eichenholz September 28, 2015
Stony Brook will have to get back to its style of play—running the football and controlling the pace of play—to get back in the win column.
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With “Together We Transform,” the pressure to perform is on

Cameron Boon September 1, 2015
When SBU first joined the realm of Division I athletics in 1994, it was like Cinderella. Not necessarily beaten around, but not expected to do anything spectacular or great.
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Jim Fiore: the man behind Seawolves nation

Jim Fiore: the man behind Seawolves nation

Mike Daniello November 24, 2013
The main man behind the biggest controversy at Stony Brook in a few years is former Athletic Director Jim Fiore. He was bought out Tuesday night by the school for $800,000, covering the remaining 31 months on his contract. There are many speculations as to the rationale behind his firing, but none have been confirmed yet.
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