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Outside hitter Leoni Kunz attempts a kill against Tarleton State on Sept. 9, 2021. The Stony Brook womens volleyball team went 1-2 down in Virginia to open its season.

Errors plague Stony Brook women’s volleyball in rocky opening tournament

Kevin Yu August 27, 2023
In an opening weekend full of sweeps, the Stony Brook women’s volleyball team came out on the wrong side of the tournament.
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The Stony Brook mens soccer team lines up for pregame introductions on Sept. 17, 2022. The Seawolves were picked to finish last in the conference this year and are fired up to compete in 2023. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook men’s soccer seeks to prove last-place prediction wrong

Alex Streinger August 19, 2023
Feeling overlooked, the Stony Brook men’s soccer team has a lot to prove as it enters its second year in the Coastal Athletic Association (CAA).
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Defender Jon Jelercic prepares to pass the ball

Jon Jelercic budding into a star for Stony Brook men’s soccer

Cameron Takmil August 19, 2023
Coming off a disastrous 2022 season, the Stony Brook men’s soccer team is looking for some star power to help it bounce back. Luckily for the program, it appears to have found a big-time player in defender Jon Jelercic.
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Stony Brook football features a new-look roster for 2023

Stony Brook football features a new-look roster for 2023

Mike Anderson August 18, 2023
After reaching an all-time low in program history last year, the Stony Brook football team has a lot to prove in 2023.
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Stony Brook football’s defense looking to honor Bryan Collins with strong 2023

Stony Brook football’s defense looking to honor Bryan Collins with strong 2023

Kenny Spurrell August 18, 2023
Despite losing Collins while trying to turn the defense around, many Seawolves say the team will seek to honor his legacy in the 2023 season.
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Sophomore middle blocker Abby Campbell in a game against Tarleton State on Sept. 9. Campbell finished off Stony Brooks 27-25 first set win over UMBC on Sept. 25. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s volleyball looking to return to CAA tournament in year two

Mike Anderson August 17, 2023
Though the 2022 season was not particularly kind to the Stony Brook women’s volleyball team, it salvaged a rough first year in a new conference with a playoff berth.
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Right fielder Matty Wright swings at a pitch against Iona while the rest of his team watches on Tuesday, April 25. The Seawolves had a tough first year in the CAA, and it may get harder after this offseason. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Missed opportunities in 2023 leave question marks surrounding Stony Brook baseball’s future

Mike Anderson June 10, 2023

Of all the teams at Stony Brook University that had to transition from the America East Conference (AE) to the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA), the baseball team arguably had the toughest road. All...

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Left fielder Matt Brown-Eiring prepares to bat against Northeastern on Friday, April 14. Brown-Eiring had six hits and three extra-base hits at Delaware over the weekend. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook baseball squanders prime opportunity, gets swept at Delaware

Mike Anderson May 7, 2023

In one of its most important series in years, the Stony Brook baseball team failed to hold onto any of its six leads. The Seawolves (19-26, 10-14 CAA) came into this past weekends’ series tied...

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Dunkin Donuts is officially opened in the SAC Market. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Dunkin’ opens in the SAC after years of delay

Clare Gehlich May 6, 2023
Over five years later, the much anticipated Dunkin' opened in the SAC market on Monday, May 1, during the last week of classes. 
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Designated hitter Shane Paradine bats against Iona on Tuesday, April 25. Paradine had two hits and a walk in the Stony Brook baseball teams loss to Fairfield on Tuesday. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Minimal offense bites Stony Brook baseball in midweek loss

Mike Anderson May 2, 2023

Though its pitching held one of the 10 best hitting teams in the nation in check, the Stony Brook baseball team was held to just three hits in a tough loss. Wrapping up their five-game homestand,...

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Center fielder Evan Fox steals the 80th base of his Stony Brook career against Iona on Tuesday, April 25. This steal broke the program record for most by a single player in a career. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

Fox carries Stony Brook baseball to walk-off win in record-breaking game

Mike Anderson April 25, 2023

It was the Evan Fox show from start to finish on Tuesday, as he broke the Stony Brook baseball team’s all-time stolen base record before winning the game with his first-career walk-off RBI. In...

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President Maurie McInnis during the press conference on Feb. 27. CAM WANG/THE STATESMAN

The state of the University: what McInnis has to say

Katherine Procacci April 23, 2023
McInnis addressed the proposed 30% State University of New York (SUNY) tuition increase, parking changes, the CulinArt investigation, racist incidents on campus and other issues.
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