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Point guard Aaron Clarke (left) moves to his right after passing the ball to small forward Tyler Stephenson-Moore (right) on Saturday, Jan. 27. The two led the Stony Brook mens basketball team to an upset win on Saturday. MACKENZIE YADDAW/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook men’s basketball upsets UNCW in overtime triumph

Nayden Villorente January 28, 2024

On national television, the Stony Brook men’s basketball team pulled off its biggest upset of the year to get back over .500. Unlike most other nail-biters from this season, the Seawolves (11-10,...

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The Stony Brook mens basketball teams sideline celebrates a three-pointer against Monmouth on Thursday, Jan. 25. The Seawolves will host the University of North Carolina Wilmington on Saturday. IRENE YIMMONGKOL/THE STATESMAN

Fresh off victory, Stony Brook men’s basketball to host second-place UNCW

Kevin Yu January 26, 2024

After picking up a clutch win, the Stony Brook men's basketball team will get an even tougher task against a top-two team in Coastal Athletic Association (CAA). The Seawolves (10-10, 3-4 CAA) will...

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Point guard Aaron Clarke drives through Monmouths defense on Thursday, Jan. 25. Clarke led the Stony Brook mens basketball team to a win with 18 points. IRENE YIMMONGKOL/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook men’s basketball hangs on to seal win over Monmouth

Kenny Spurrell January 26, 2024

By rolling out a different starting lineup, the Stony Brook men’s basketball team picked up its biggest win to date. Behind four different double-digit scorers, the Seawolves (10-10, 3-4 CAA)...

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Power forward Shamarla King shoots a jump shot from the top of the key against the University of North Carolina Wilmington on Sunday, Jan. 7. King hit this shot, sparking a streak of 12 unanswered points. ANGELINA LIVIGNI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s basketball grinds out victory over shorthanded UNCW

Mike Anderson January 8, 2024

Even without starting power forward Sherese Pittman available, the Stony Brook women’s basketball team stayed hot with another win. Coming off their shortest rest period of the season, the Seawolves...

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The Stony Brook womens basketball team celebrates a made shot against Longwood on Dec. 11. The Seawolves will host an injury-plagued opponent on Sunday. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s basketball to host paper-thin UNCW

Cameron Takmil January 6, 2024

Following a convincing win in its Coastal Athletic Association (CAA) opener, the Stony Brook women’s basketball team will look to do it again versus one of the conference’s worst teams. The...

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Center Khari Clark attempts a layup against Longwood on Dec. 12. Clark led the Stony Brook womens basketball team to a blowout win over Campbell on Friday. ANGELINA LIVIGNI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s basketball opens conference play with runaway win

Mike Anderson January 6, 2024

The Stony Brook women’s basketball team welcomed its newest conference opponent to the Coastal Athletic Association (CAA) properly: with a beatdown. Things did not start well for the Seawolves (11-1,...

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Outside hitter Leoni Kunz (17) attacks the ball against the University of North Carolina Wilmington on Saturday, Nov. 4. Kunz led the team with 33.5 points and recorded 34 digs in the series sweep. IRENE YIMMONGKOL/THE STATESMAN

Series sweep rises Stony Brook women’s volleyball to fourth place with one week left

George Caratzas November 6, 2023
In a battle of maritime-themed nicknames, it was the Stony Brook women’s volleyball team that had the upper hand all weekend. In their home finale at Pritchard Gymnasium, the Seawolves bettered their playoff odds with a pair of wins over the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) Seahawks.
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Pin hitter Ava Jackson jumps to spike the ball against William & Mary on Saturday, Oct. 28. Jackson is the reigning conference Rookie of the Week. ANGELINA LIVIGNI/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s volleyball’s playoff push continues against UNCW

Kevin Yu November 3, 2023

After last weekend's huge sweep, the Stony Brook women’s volleyball team has an opportunity to continue ascending in the Coastal Athletic Association (CAA) standings. The Seawolves (12-13, 7-7...

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Middle blocker Abby Campbell (right) leaps to spike a set from setter Torri Henry (left) against William & Mary on Saturday, Oct. 28. Campbell had her best series of the year with 28.5 points and nine total blocks. STANLEY ZHENG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s volleyball keeps season alive with monumental sweep

George Caratzas October 30, 2023

With its postseason chances hanging on by a thread, the Stony Brook women’s volleyball team reinserted itself into the playoff picture with a pivotal sweep. The Seawolves (12-13, 7-7 CAA) returned...

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The Stony Brook womens soccer team celebrates a goal versus Delaware on Sept. 14. The Blue Hens helped the Seawolves clinch a playoff berth on Sunday in a scoreless draw versus the University of North Carolina Wilmington. STANLEY ZHENG/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s soccer clinches postseason berth with UNCW’s draw at Delaware

Mike Anderson October 22, 2023
Not in control of their own destiny, the Seawolves spent their Sunday afternoon watching the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) Seahawks take on the Delaware Blue Hens in Newark, Del. Stony Brook is now in Delaware’s debt, as it shut out UNCW.
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Forward Gabrielle Côté (foreground) defends against Drexel on Thursday, Oct. 12. Côté led the Stony Brook womens soccer team with four shots and three shots on goal at Northeastern on Thursday. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s soccer stays alive in scoreless draw

Kevin Broderick October 20, 2023

The Stony Brook women’s soccer team’s hopes to qualify for playoffs are still alive, but hanging on by a thread after failing to earn three points. The Seawolves (6-5-6, 4-4-4 CAA) traveled...

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Defender Catharina von Drigalski sends a cross into the box against Elon on Sunday, Oct. 15. Von Drigalski is looking to help lead the Stony Brook womens soccer team back to the playoffs. TIM GIORLANDO/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s soccer needs several dominoes to fall for playoff berth

Mike Anderson October 19, 2023
Though a berth to the 2023 Coastal Athletic Association (CAA) tournament is possible, the odds are currently not in the Stony Brook women’s soccer team’s favor. Even after winning a pair of must-have matches, the Seawolves are not in control of their own playoff destiny.
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