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Taylor Pechin at bat in a game Albany on March 31, 2018. She hit a two-run single in a game against Florida A&M.  EMMA HARRIS/ STATESMAN FILE

Softball drops four of five in Florida Atlantic Parents’ Weekend Tournament

Ethan Tam March 13, 2019
Having dealt with immense weather problems during the opening weeks of the season, Stony Brook was able to play a full slate of tournament games after the cancellation of eight out of their first ten scheduled matches.
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Rivera in a game last season. This year she earned a place on the All-Conference First Team and will lead the Seawolves this season. ARACELY JIMENEZ/STATESMAN FILE

Softball veteran leadership eyes America East title

Jason Brancato February 21, 2019
The Stony Brook Softball season is around the corner and the team is poised to exceed expectations. With three veteran senior leaders and several new additions to the roster, the Seawolves are determined to reclaim their first America East Championship since 2013.
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Yale professor of ornithology, ecology and evolutionary biology, Richard Prum. JUSTIN GOODRIDGE/THE STATESMAN

Yale professor lectures on the role of beauty in evolution

Doyeon Jean Jang February 10, 2019
Yale professor of ornithology, ecology and evolutionary biology, Richard Prum, spoke about Charles Darwin’s “dangerous idea,” in the most recent installment of the Provost’s Lecture Series on Friday, Feb. 8.
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Democtratic candidate Perry Gershon. NICO PENNISI/THE STATESMAN

Democratic congressional candidate Perry Gershon engages with students on campus

Brianne Ledda October 9, 2018
Democratic congressional candidate, Perry Gershon, visited Stony Brook University on Wednesday, Oct. 3 in an effort to reach more student voters as he campaigns against incumbent Lee Zeldin for NY-1.
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Stony Brooks Womens Soccer Team. ARACELY JIMENEZ/THE STATESMAN

This year, give Women’s Athletics the respect it deserves

Mike Adams August 26, 2018
Last fall, I saw a packed Island Federal Credit Union Arena empty out before an undefeated Stony Brook women’s basketball team took the court.
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Matthews in a game against Albany on . KARINA GERRY/STATESMAN FILE

Win streak hits five games for Women’s Basketball

Chris Parkinson February 26, 2018
Stony Brook Women’s Basketball won its fifth consecutive matchup against the Vermont Catamounts 55-49 on Sunday, continuing on its late-season surge and officially clinching the fourth seed in the America East tournament.
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Junior forward Cheyenne Clark goes for a layup in a game against Yale. Although Clarks tenacity on the court kept her team in the game well into overtime, the Seawolves lost to the Bulldogs 77-71. ARACELY JIMENEZ/THE STATESMAN

Women’s Basketball wins fourth straight game against New Hampshire

Gregory Zarb February 19, 2018
Stony Brook Women’s Basketball continued rolling on Saturday afternoon, winning its fourth straight game, taking down New Hampshire 62-56 at Lundholm Gymnasium.
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Sophomore guard Davion Wingate (No. 2, above) passes the ball against Albany on Feb. 4. She is going to transfer universities for next season. LUIS RUIZ DOMINGUEZ/THE STATESMAN

Wingate, women’s basketball top scorer, to transfer

Gregory Zarb April 4, 2017
Stony Brook Women’s Basketball sophomore guard Davion Wingate is leaving Stony Brook to pursue the rest of her college career at another school.
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Baseball sweeps LIU Brooklyn in doubleheader

Baseball sweeps LIU Brooklyn in doubleheader

Tim Oakes March 13, 2017
Stony Brook Baseball bounced back from a 10-run loss to Yale on Wednesday by winning both games of a doubleheader against LIU Brooklyn at Joe Nathan Field on Thursday.
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Junior attacker Kylie Ohlmiller scores a goal against Bryant on Feb 18. Ohlmiller broke the NCAA record for most goals scored in a season during the first round matchup against the Bulldogs. ARACELY JIMENEZ

Ohlmiller sisters dominate in 20-10 victory over Yale

Daniel Gatta March 9, 2017
Stony Brook Women's Lacrosse defeated Yale, 20-10, on Wednesday night at Reese Stadium in New Haven, Connecticut.
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Sophomore designated hitter Michael Wilson, above, had two hits on Tuesday night. TIM OAKES/THE STATESMAN

Baseball splits first two home games of the season

Tim Oakes March 9, 2017
Stony Brook Baseball split its first two home games of the season, winning against the New York Institute of Technology on Tuesday and falling to Yale on Wednesday.
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Womens Track posts four first place finishes at Penn 8-Team Select

Women’s Track posts four first place finishes at Penn 8-Team Select

Kunal Kohli January 23, 2017
The Stony Brook Women’s Track and Field team had four first place finishes as both the men’s and women’s track teams competed in the Penn 8-Team Select on Monday.
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