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The Stony Brook womens basketball teams top players celebrate a bucket against Hofstra on Friday, Feb. 16. The Seawolves will take on Drexel tomorrow in Philadelphia. STANLEY ZHENG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s basketball seeks season sweep of Drexel

Kevin Yu February 29, 2024

After nearly two weeks of rest, the Stony Brook women’s basketball team will try to maintain its stranglehold on the top spot of the Coastal Athletic Association (CAA) this week. The Seawolves...

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Shortstop Matt Miceli participates in a fielding drill during practice on Jan. 24. Miceli went 5-for-16 this past weekend down in Louisiana. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook baseball upsets No. 2/3 LSU in historic game, splits weekend

George Caratzas February 26, 2024

Following a rough opening weekend, the Stony Brook baseball team bounced back in a big way by bringing the Louisiana State University (LSU) faithful some déjà vu. The Seawolves (3-5) made the...

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Attacker Haydin Eisfeld (foreground) looks for a pass from fellow attacker Alex Finn (background) during a game against Bryant on Tuesday, Feb. 20. Eisfeld picked up the first two points of her career in the win. CHRISTOPHER SCHULZ/THE STATESMAN

No. 11 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse defeats Bryant in dominant fashion

Alex Streinger February 21, 2024

Even with a full year apart, the America East Conference (AE) still has not figured out how to beat the No. 11 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team. In the Seawolves’ (2-0) second game in a three-day...

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Left fielder Matt Brown-Eiring throws from the outfield in practice on Jan. 24. Brown-Eiring went 7-for-16 with nine runs batted in the Stony Brook baseball teams season-opening series. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook baseball drops three of four at Purdue to open season

Matt Tisdell February 19, 2024

In a high-scoring series to open the 2024 season, the Stony Brook baseball team did not get off to a great start. At Constellation Field in Sugar Land, Texas, the Seawolves (1-3) took on the Purdue...

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Power forward Sherese Pittman (left) looks to pass the ball to fellow power forward Shamarla King (right) as she rolls into the paint against Elon on Sunday, Feb. 18. Pittman and King were big parts of Stony Brooks historic effort on Sunday. MACKENZIE YADDAW/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s basketball washes Elon with record-breaking defense

Cameron Takmil February 19, 2024

Just a week after having its best defensive performance in eight years, the Stony Brook women’s basketball team one-upped itself with its greatest showing in program history. Hosting an Elon Phoenix...

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Left winger Matt Minerva (29) celebrates his goal against Drexel on Thursday, Feb. 15. Minerva scored his 14th goal of the season in the 6-5 loss. ANGELINA LIVIGNI/THE STATESMAN

Sloppy third period costs Stony Brook hockey in humiliating loss to Drexel

Anthony DiCocco February 16, 2024

Despite owning a two-goal lead in the third period, it was still not enough for the Stony Brook hockey team to get the win. The Seawolves (6-15-4, 5-5-2 ESCHL) returned to The Rinx on Thursday for...

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Center Khari Clark puts up a layup against Towson on Friday, Feb. 9. Clark led the Stony Brook womens basketball team with 15 points and nine rebounds on Sunday. MACKENZIE YADDAW/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s basketball pummels Northeastern behind historic defense

Kenny Spurrell February 12, 2024

After putting in its worst defensive performance of the season, the Stony Brook women’s basketball team played its best defense in over eight years. The Seawolves (19-3, 9-2 CAA) were shipped...

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Attackman Nick Dupuis looks to pass the ball from the X in practice on Wednesday, Jan. 24. Dupuis will return to the field with the Stony Brook mens lacrosse team this year after missing a year and a half. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

Nick Dupuis looks to go from undesirable to undeniable at Stony Brook

Kenny Spurrell February 2, 2024

After missing the better part of the last two seasons, attackman Nick Dupuis will look to turn his career around with a fresh start for the Stony Brook men’s lacrosse team. Coming off a season...

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Goalkeeper Jamison MacLachlan saves a shot in practice on Wednesday, Jan. 24. MacLachlan enters his junior year after an excellent first two seasons with the Stony Brook mens lacrosse team. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

Tabbed as the CAA’s best, Jamison MacLachlan has a big year ahead

Aidan Steng February 2, 2024

After establishing himself as one of the premier goalkeepers in the Coastal Athletic Association (CAA), Jamison MacLachlan is ready for the dizzying heights that the lacrosse world has to offer. MacLachlan’s...

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Midfielder Ellie Masera (12) carries the ball down the field in practice on Friday, Jan. 26. Masera is one of the greatest players in program history and is entering her final season. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

It’s official: nothing can slow down the unstoppable Ellie Masera

Nayden Villorente February 1, 2024

After just three years, midfielder Ellie Masera has already become one of the greatest athletes in Stony Brook University’s history. However, the local product from Eastport, N.Y. did not reach her...

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The Stony Brook hockey teams top line of forwards and defensemen skate back to the sideline after a goal on Saturday, Jan. 27. The Seawolves will need them to show up big this weekend at Rhode Island. MACKENZIE YADDAW/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook hockey searching for payback against Rhode Island

Anthony DiCocco February 1, 2024

With nationals essentially out of the picture, the Stony Brook hockey team will now focus on clinching a berth in the Eastern States Collegiate Hockey League (ESCHL) playoffs. The Seawolves (5-12-3,...

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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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