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Second baseman Evan Fox plays catch in practice on Wednesday, Jan. 24. Fox is entering the last year of his illustrious career with the Stony Brook baseball team. BRITTNEY DIETZ/THE STATESMAN

Speedster Evan Fox to build on Hall-of-Fame legacy with Stony Brook baseball

Mike Anderson January 31, 2024
With only 90 feet separating him from history, Evan Fox knew second base was as good as stolen. Like he had done 79 times before and once already that day, Fox stared down Iona relief pitcher Michael Untracht’s front leg like a hawk.
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Stony Brook Football Head Coach Chuck Priore walks off the field at Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium after the last game of the season on Nov. 23. EMMA HARRIS/THE STATESMAN

Long Winter is coming for Seawolves

Andrew Zucker December 5, 2019
A year ago, the Stony Brook football team was coming off their second straight appearance in the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) playoffs. Fast forward and they find themselves watching 24 other teams compete for a national title as they ponder a lost season.
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Stony Brook football head coach Chuck Priore during a game in 2016. EVAN YUSON/STATESMAN FILE

Football adds trio of transfer students

Andrew Zucker May 25, 2019
Chuck Priore and his coaching staff beat the April showers by bringing in May with much more than just flowers.
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The building for Stony Brook Universitys Flax Pond Marine Laboratory. New York State has given the university $4 million to build a new hatchery there. BRIANNE LEDDA/THE STATESMAN

New hatchery to be built at Flax Pond laboratory

Brianne Ledda April 19, 2019
As part of New York State’s 2020 Executive Budget, Stony Brook University will receive $4 million to build a new hatchery at its Flax Pond Marine Laboratory in East Setauket.
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 Irene Rivera hits the ball.ARACELY JIMENEZ/STATESMAN FILE

Softball goes 2-3 in first tournament of 2018

Kenneth Fermin February 25, 2018
The Stony Brook softball team traveled to Fort Myers, Florida over the weekend to play against Wright State, the University of Connecticut, Southern Illinois University and Florida Gulf Coast in the Florida Gulf Coast Invitational.
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President Samuel L. Stanley, Jr. gives his annual State of the University address on Wednesday, Sept. 27. GARY GHAYRAT/THE STATESMAN

Letter to the Editor: Could the Stanley administration take a cue from a New England basketball coach?

Bryan Carroll October 11, 2017
For every million that Stony Brook spent, Stanley received $319.
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A racket and tennis balls on a tennis court. The Stony Brook tennis team is on a seven-game win streak. VLADSINGER/WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Men’s tennis to be discontinued after this season

Daniel Gatta April 3, 2017
On Friday, Stony Brook Director of Athletics Shawn Heilbron announced that Stony Brook’s men’s tennis program will be discontinued following the 2016-17 season.
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President Samuel L. Stanley at the 2016 State of the University address. Wednesday he hosted a town hall meeting about diversity. JERROD WHITE/STATESMAN FILE

President Stanley, what are your office hours?

Bryan Carroll February 6, 2017
Issues, like scholarship or campus involvement, can be only fostered by a dialogue between groups on campus that might otherwise feel disenfranchised.
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UConn uses first-half surge to top Stony Brook

UConn uses first-half surge to top Stony Brook

Alex Blanc September 10, 2016
Stony Brook Women’s Soccer relied on sophomore goalkeeper Cara Gallagher when it needed her most.
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Shoulder surgery just another hurdle for senior QB Bednarski

Andrew Eichenholz August 24, 2015
“It was a new challenge that I embraced and I definitely think it made me mentally stronger and made me work that much harder.”
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Men’s Soccer starts off season with pair of losses in Connecticut

David Vertsberger September 3, 2014
Stony Brook's men's soccer team opened up their 2014 season with a 1-0 loss on the road against Central Connecticut.
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Ricard continues to defy expectations as he enters senior season

Jason Mazza August 27, 2014
Each year, the Stony Brook University football team invites several players to attend the school with the possibility of being a non-scholarship-receiving player on the roster (walk-ons). In the summer of 2010, defensive back Christian Ricard was one of these players.
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