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Power forward Shamarla King (15) finishes a layup while point guards Gigi Gonzalez (left) and Janay Brantley (center) look on against Longwood on Dec. 11. King tallied her first double-double of the year on Saturday. ANGELINA LIVIGNI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s basketball finishes nonconference schedule with blowout win

Kevin Yu December 31, 2023

In its final nonconference game of the season, the Stony Brook women’s basketball team wrapped its first half of the season up with a wire-to-wire blowout. Despite an eight-day rest, the Seawolves...

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Power forward Sherese Pittman (background) looks to pass the ball to center Khari Clark (foreground) against Longwood on Monday, Dec. 11. Pittman had her best game of the season on Thursday at Iona. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s basketball dominates behind impenetrable second-half defense

Kevin Yu December 22, 2023

After an uneasy start, the Stony Brook women’s basketball team put the clamps down to come from behind and pick up another dominant win. Coming off a nine-day layoff, the Seawolves (9-1) went...

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Center Keenan Fitzmorris taking a pull-up shot at practice on Friday, Nov. 4. Fitzmorris is part of a new crop of transfers that will play a pivotal role in the Stony Brook mens basketball teams success this season. CAMRON WANG/THE STATESMAN

New crop of transfers looking to elevate Stony Brook men’s basketball

Kenny Spurrell November 6, 2022
The Seawolves will rely heavily on their five new transfer students, who bring a unique set of skills different from the ones that last year’s team possessed. Expect them to be integral to the Seawolves’ success as they look to make a mark in their first season in the CAA.
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Rahrich pitches during a game against UMass Lowell on April 28, 2019. SARA RUBERG/STATESMAN FILE

Bodrug’s perfect game leads Softball through undefeated weekend

Vincent Giacalone February 23, 2020
The Stony Brook softball team will be flying back to Long Island on cloud nine after winning all five of their games this weekend at The Spring Games. They cruised to victory in both of their games on Sunday, Feb. 23, beating the Georgetown Hoyas 2-1 in the morning and then shutting out the Cornell Big Red 7-0 in the afternoon.
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Senior guard Shania “Shorty” Johnson in a game against the New Paltz Hawks on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018. In a game against Binghamton on  Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, Johnson led the game with 23 points, nine assists and six steals. SASHA ROSIN/THE STATESMAN

Women’s Basketball defeats Cornell 63-61 in nail-biter

Jason Brancato December 2, 2018
Stony Brook Women’s Basketball fended off the Cornell Big Red’s late comeback attempt in a thrilling 63-61 victory on Saturday, Dec. 1. “I thought that we came out a little slow compared to how we had been playing so I like how we were able to come from behind,” head coach Caroline McCombs said in a press conference.
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India Pagan shoots a basket in a win against New Paltz in fall of 2018. SASCHA ROSIN/STATESMAN FILE

Women’s Basketball defeats New Paltz 87-50, extends win streak to five games

Kenneth Fermin November 29, 2018
Stony Brook Women’s Basketball hosted the Division III New Paltz Hawks on Wednesday, Nov. 28, three days after defeating Big Ten Conference foe Penn State.
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Cheyenne Clark attempts to make a basket in a game against Adelphi. ARACELY JIMENEZ/THE STATESMAN

Cornell hands women’s basketball team its first loss of the season

Mike Adams December 3, 2017
The Seawolves tacked on 14 points in the game’s final eight minutes, hitting eight of nine from the free-throw line to make up for a 20 percent mark from the field in the quarter. The team's late surge ultimately fell short, however, and by the final buzzer Stony Brook had lost 48-40.
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Junior forward Cheyenne Clark dives to the basket in a game against Adelphi on Nov. 6. Clark scored 22 points against the Main Black Bears, shattering her previous career high of 15 points. ARACELY JIMENEZ/THE STATESMAN

Women’s Basketball wins fifth straight in blowout against Wagner

Mike Adams November 26, 2017
Sunday’s win over Wagner gives Stony Brook five straight victories to start the season.
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Junior middle blocker McKyla Brooks strikes the ball in a game against Hofstra on Sept. 5. ERIC SCHMID/THE STATESMAN

Volleyball goes undefeated at Colgate Invitational

Peter Lupfer September 17, 2017
The Stony Brook women’s volleyball team put on a dominant display its last invitational tournament of the season, earning wins in each of its three matches at Colgate University.
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Head coach Caroline McCombs directs players from the sidelines during a 2016 game. COURTESY OF AMERICA EAST CONFERENCE

Women’s Basketball announces 2017-2018 conference schedule

Joseph Konig August 23, 2017
Stony Brook announced the women’s basketball conference schedule on Tuesday, offering a more complete picture of the schedule the Seawolves will face in the 2017-18 season.
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Cornell hands Stony Brook men’s basketball its second straight loss

Mike Daniello January 8, 2011

The Stony Brook men’s basketball team fell to 6-8 on the season after losing to Cornell on Saturday afternoon. The Big Red improve to 4-10 and 2-3 against America East teams. One bright spot for the...

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