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Left winger Mike Rocco passes the puck back out to center Frankie Anastasio against Liberty on Saturday, Jan. 27. Anastasio scored on this play. MACKENZIE YADDAW/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook hockey swept at home by No. 7 Liberty as nationals hopes slip away

Kiera Cassar January 29, 2024

With its chances of making nationals already slim, the Stony Brook hockey team suffered a sweep it could not afford. The Seawolves (5-12-3, 4-4-1 ESCHL) were back home at The Rinx this weekend where...

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Left winger Matt Minerva carries the puck towards the net against Syracuse on Nov. 11, 2023. Minerva scored his 10th goal of the season on Saturday at Drexel. ANGELINA LIVIGNI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook hockey drops must-win game against Drexel

Kiera Cassar January 21, 2024

With the series getting cut in half due to weather concerns, the Stony Brook hockey team wasted an absolute must-have game. The Seawolves (5-10-3, 4-4-1 ESCHL) traveled to Philadelphia on Saturday,...

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Center Nick Gallo prepares to take a faceoff versus Rhode Island on Saturday, Oct. 27. Gallo will look to score his first career goal with Stony Brook this weekend against Syracuse. ANGELINA LIVIGNI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook hockey looking to get right against Syracuse

Kevin Broderick November 10, 2023

For the first time in a very long while, the Stony Brook hockey team is unranked in the American Collegiate Hockey Association and is already in must-win mode. The Seawolves (2-6-1, 1-1-0 ESCHL)...

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Left winger Matt Minerva and centers Nick Gallo and Matteo Daita skate while Rhode Island makes a line switch on Saturday, Oct. 28. These three players all found the scoresheet at Liberty. ANGELINA LIVIGNI/THE STATESMAN

No. 18 Stony Brook hockey swept at No. 15 Liberty, winless in last five

Kevin Broderick November 5, 2023
Although its offense woke up, the No. 18 Stony Brook hockey team’s disappointing season continued with another sweep. Down in Virginia, the Seawolves were swept by the No. 15 Liberty Flames in a two-game series this past weekend. Stony Brook was blown out 9-2 on Friday night before falling 6-5 in a seesawing affair.
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Goaltender Matvei Kazakov saves a shot against Rhode Island on Friday, Oct. 27. Kazakov saved 95.5% of the shots he faced on Friday. ANGELINA LIVIGNI/THE STATESMAN

No. 20 Stony Brook hockey suffers disheartening sweep versus No. 25 Rhode Island

Kevin Broderick October 29, 2023

After missing a pair of great opportunities, the No. 20 Stony Brook hockey team is now on a three-game winless skid. It was a very disappointing weekend for the Seawolves (2-4-1, 1-1-0 ESCHL), who...

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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 club hockey team sitting on the bench before the game against Delaware on Sunday, Jan. 15. Due to several strange technicalities in the ACHAs rules, the Seawolves are in danger of missing the national tournament for only the second time in 23 years. PHOTO COURTESY OF AZTEKPHOTOS

Here’s why Stony Brook club hockey’s season is actually in jeopardy

Mike Anderson February 9, 2023
The American Collegiate Hockey Association (ACHA) is not exactly like the NCAA. Sure, there are similarities between the two national organizations, but they are notably different in many ways.
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Left defenseman Andrew Mancini in action in a game against Rhode Island on Friday, Oct. 28. The Stony Brook club hockey team was swept by its arch-rival - the Liberty Flames - last Friday and Saturday. PHOTO COURTESY OF AZTEKPHOTOS

No. 10 Stony Brook hockey swept by No. 7 Liberty

Matt Howlin November 6, 2022
The Stony Brook club hockey team now finds itself in the midst of a three-game losing streak after being swept by rival Liberty this weekend in a two-game set.
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Goalkeeper Scott Barnikow saving a shot in a game against Rhode Island on Friday, Oct. 28. The Stony Brook club hockey team split a two-game series with No. 24 Rhode Island, suffering its first loss of the season. PHOTO COURTESY OF AZTEKPHOTOS

No. 6 Stony Brook hockey suffers first loss in series-split with No. 24 Rhode Island

Matt Howlin October 30, 2022
The Stony Brook club hockey team finally lost a game this weekend, seeing its eight-game winning streak come to an end.  
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Adrian Sherding skates with the puck in a game against Delaware. AZTEK PHOTOS

Hockey drops second straight to rival Liberty

Peter Lupfer January 16, 2018
The Stony Brook hockey team came up one goal short once again Sunday afternoon at The Rinx in Hauppauge, when rival Liberty University scored late to secure a weekend sweep of the Seawolves.
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Stony Brook Womens Cross Country alumna, Christina Melian, is one of nine finalists for NCAA Woman of the Year. Melian had a 3.92 GPA while at Stony Brook and was an All-American in 2015 and a ten-time America East all-conference selection throughout. PHOTO COURTESY OF STONY BROOK ATHLETICS

Melian one of nine finalists for NCAA Woman of the Year

Joseph Konig September 27, 2017
On Wednesday, the NCAA named Stony Brook Track and Cross Country alumna Christina Melian one of their nine finalists for NCAA Woman of the Year.
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A tale of two corrupt Christian cons

A tale of two corrupt Christian cons

Skyler Gilbert February 1, 2016
The truth is that Jerry Falwell, Jr. and his father have been indoctrinating people for decades and fail to practice real-world Christianity.
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