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A glove and NCAA baseball rest on a ledge before an NCAA super regional game between the Oregon State Beavers and the Kentucky Wildcats on June 9. PHOTO BY JEFF MORELAND/ICON SPORTSWIRE VIA GETTY IMAGES

Mid-Majors: How the NCAA plays favorites in college baseball

George Caratzas, Assistant Sports Editor June 15, 2024

Throughout each season, teams across the country vie for strong positioning in their individual conferences’ postseason tournaments. In baseball, the winner of each conference tournament secures...

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Stony Brook teams in action throughout the 2023-24 athletic year. All 10 sports shown alongside mens and womens soccer were eligible to receive votes.

The Statesman 2023-24 Sports Awards

The 15 members of The Statesman’s sports section voted on 10 annual awards given to Stony Brook athletes, coaches and teams for notable performances throughout their respective seasons in the 2023-24...

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Attacker Kailyn Hart carries the ball in her stick against Drexel on Saturday, May 4. Despite Harts five-point game, the Stony Brook womens lacrosse teams season came to a close in the second round of the 2024 NCAA Tournament.

No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse eliminated from NCAA tournament by of No. 3 Syracuse

Alex Streinger May 12, 2024

In the final collegiate game for most of its starters, the No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team was overwhelmed from the jump. For a second straight year, the Seawolves’ (18-3, 8-0 CAA)...

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Players from the Stony Brook womens lacrosse team celebrate a goal against Drexel on Saturday, May 4. The Seawolves will take on Syracuse with a spot in the Elite Eight on the line.

No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse set to face No. 3 Syracuse with Elite Eight on the line

Alex Streinger May 11, 2024

After a dominant performance in the first round of the 2024 NCAA women's lacrosse tournament, the No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team will look to survive and advance again against a familiar...

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The Stony Brook womens lacrosse team huddle up during the CAA title game against Drexel on Saturday, May 4. The Seawolves will play Niagara to open their 2024 NCAA Tournament journey.

No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse kicks off NCAA Tournament run against Niagara

Alex Streinger May 9, 2024

After three years of heartbreak in the national tournament, the No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team has one last chance to achieve ultimate glory with one of the most successful cores in program...

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Attacker Kailyn Hart celebrates a goal by the Stony Brook womens lacrosse team against Drexel on Saturday, May 4. Hart scored a pair of goals of her own in the Seawolves CAA title-clinching victory.

No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse repeats as CAA champions

Alex Streinger May 5, 2024

The No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team pulled away late to book an 11th consecutive trip to the NCAA tournament. In the final home game for most of their core players, the top-seeded Seawolves...

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Players from the Stony Brook womens lacrosse team celebrate a goal in their semifinal victory over Elon on Thursday, May 2. The Seawolves will now square off against Drexel with the CAA championship on the line at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium on Saturday. IRENE YIMMONGKOL/THE STATESMAN

No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse seeks back-to-back CAA championships

Alex Streinger May 3, 2024

After a dominant semifinal victory, the No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team is one win away from a second-straight Coastal Athletic Association (CAA) title and an automatic bid to the 2024 NCAA...

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The Stony Brook womens lacrosse team celebrates a goal against Stanford on Thursday, April 25. The Seawolves will begin their conference tournament journey against Elon in the semifinals.

No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse takes on Elon in CAA semifinals

Alex Streinger May 1, 2024

In its quest for an 11th straight NCAA Tournament appearance, the No. 14 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team will aim for back-to-back Coastal Athletic Association (CAA) titles. Reaping the benefits...

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The Stony Brook womens lacrosse team celebrate midfielder Jaden Hampels (11) overtime winner against Stanford on Thursday, April 25. The Seawolves ended their regular season on a 10-game winning streak.

No. 13/15 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse wins overtime thriller in regular season finale

Kenny Spurrell April 26, 2024

After a stalemate in regulation time, a game-winning goal from midfielder Jaden Hampel lifted the No. 13/15 Stony Brook women’s lacrosse team to victory to conclude its regular season. The Seawolves...

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A headshot of new Stony Brook womens basketball team head coach Joy McCorvey. The former Tennessee assistant coach was hired by the Seawolves on Monday.

Joy McCorvey hired as Stony Brook women’s basketball’s next head coach

Alex Streinger April 15, 2024

The Stony Brook women’s basketball team has found its next leader. On Monday, Joy McCorvey was named the 11th head coach in program history by Director of Athletics Shawn Heilbron and President...

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Ashley Langford (right) greets Kelis Corley (left) during layup lines before the Stony Brook womens basketball teams game against Hofstra on Feb. 16.  On Tuesday, Langford left her post to become the Tulanes womens basketball teams new head coach.

Ashley Langford leaves Stony Brook, takes Tulane head coaching job

Alex Streinger April 2, 2024
After three years at the helm of the Stony Brook women’s basketball team, head coach Ashley Langford has moved on.
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Point guard Gigi Gonzalez prepares to take a jump shot in the paint against Drexel on Sunday, March 17. Gonzalez led the Stony Brook womens basketball team with 13 points and five assists in the loss to Illinois. ANGELINA LIVIGNI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s basketball suffers elimination from WBIT at Illinois

Kenny Spurrell March 25, 2024

The eighth-seeded Stony Brook women’s basketball team’s season came to an end after being eliminated in the second round of the 2024 Women’s Basketball Invitation Tournament (WBIT). In the...

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