Monroe Baseball Opens 2017 Season with a WinRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Monroe College's Men's Baseball team -- the 2016 Region XV champions -- opened the new season with a 6-2 victory over Burlington County College in a game played at Pemberton, NJ, on Friday. The game was the first of an intended doubleheader that saw game two suspended due to darkness. Monroe was leading the second game, 3-0.
Monroe sophomore Oliver Mailloux earned his first win of the year after earning the start and throwing five innings of one-hit ball. Michael Crispino and Ramon Encarnacion each threw an inning of relief.New Rochelle Sports - College
Dee Registers Sub Four Minute Mile to Highlight Weekend for Iona ITFRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A sub-four-minute mile from Liam Dee highlighted two meets this weekend for the Iona College track and field program.
Dee took part in the mile event at the Boston University Last Chance Meet on Sunday and during the fourth heat of the event, the junior recorded a time of 3:58.19 to earn sixth place. The time is the fastest in the MAAC this season by eight seconds and also gives the England native the second best time in Iona Indoor history.
Kieran Clements also raced in the mile, posting a time of 4:09.43 for 21st, two seconds off his season-best.New Rochelle Sports - College
Iona Baseball Drops Series Finale at North Carolina Central, 7-5Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College baseball team was unable to sweep an opening weekend series at North Carolina Central this afternoon, falling 7-5 in Durham.
Marcus Washburn came in during the top of the ninth to earn the save for the Eagles (3-4), getting one out during a bases-loaded opportunity for the Gaels (2-1). Jon Budesa led off the inning with a single followed by a Matt Byrne walk and pinch hitter Seth Hoagland being hit by a pitch to load the bases with one out. However, Nick Caregnato and Washburn each recorded an out to close out the win for NCCU.New Rochelle Sports - College
Gaels Comeback Falters at Siena, 57-53.jpgRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College women’s basketball program fell to Siena at the Times Union Center on Sunday afternoon, 57-51. The Gaels had three chances to tie the game in the final 27 seconds but were unable to convert. With the loss, the Maroon & Gold are locked into the fifth seed for the upcoming MAAC Tournament.New Rochelle Sports - College
Iona Wins Its Sixth In A Row Versus Canisius, 58-45Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College women’s basketball program earned its sixth straight Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference win Saturday afternoon, taking down Canisius at the Koessler Athletics Center, 58-45. With the victory, the Gaels stay just one game back in the MAAC standings behind Rider and Quinnipiac, who are tied for first place.New Rochelle Sports - College
Women's Water Polo Drops Pair To Princeton, HarvardRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College Women's Water Polo team dropped a pair of contests Saturday against nationally ranked opponents Princeton and Harvard. The Maroon & Gold fell to the Tigers 14-5, and came up short against the Crimson 13-6.
Game 1: Iona 5, Princeton 14.
In the morning contest, the Gaels were unsuccessful in gaining any momentum against No. 11 Princeton, falling to the Tigers 14-5.New Rochelle Sports - College
Cassell Leads Iona MBB To Sixth Straight at Rider, 95-76Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Behind a career-high 29 points from Sam Cassell Jr., the Iona College men’s basketball team won a sixth straight game by upending Rider 95-76 on the road in MAAC action this evening.
Cassell knocked down a career-best seven 3-pointers on the way to his career-high 29 points, adding six rebounds and three assists. Off the bench, Jordan Washington added 24 points on 10-of-14 shooting to go along with three blocks and two steals. Jon Severe shot 7-of-10 from the field towards 17 points and five assists.New Rochelle Sports - College
New Rochelle Women's Basketball Loses Third Straight at Valley ForgeRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The College of New Rochelle Women's Basketball team ran into a red hot Valley Forge squad in non-conference action Saturday afternoon. In the end, CNR would fall by a 75-57 margin, and in the process lost its third straight. CNR now stands at 9-8 overall, while the Patriots improved to an impressive 16-4 record.
CNR got a slow start falling behind 17-8 after one frame and ended up trailing by a margin of 37-23 at the half. Despite winning the third quarter, New Rochelle couldn't close the lead to any closer than 14 in the 4th period.New Rochelle Sports - College
Blue Angels Sniff Out Win Over John JayRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- In a second half that featured six lead changes and seven tied up moments, The College of New Rochelle Men's Basketball team came out victorious with a 79-71 road win over John Jay College in non-conference action Wednesday night.New Rochelle Sports - College
Swimming Concludes Regular Season with Loss at BardRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The College of New Rochelle swim teams fell to Bard College in their Dual Meet finale for the season. Despite the loss, the women's team achieved their best record (4-7) in recent history, doubling last year's win total, while the men completed their first ever season with a 2-7 mark. Bard won the women's battle 113-78 while CNR lost the men's meet 86-44.New Rochelle Sports - College
Monroe Women’s Basketball Wins Fifth Straight After Victory over Union County CollegeRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Monroe College Women's Basketball team improved to 16-5 by winning its fifth straight game with an 82-64 victory over Union County on Thursday. The Owls had defeated the Mustangs earlier in the season.
Monroe jumped out to a 6-0 lead on baskets from Jada Banks and Shania Johnson. After an Owls layup, the Mustangs scored four more to lead 10-2. With 4:15 left in the first quarter, the lead got up to double digits when a Cristina Soriano foul shot made the score 14-4. Monroe led 18-17 after the first period.New Rochelle Sports - College
Late Second-Half Surge Lifts Monroe Men’s Basketball to Win Over Our Saviour LutheranRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Monroe College Men's Basketball team earned a hard-fought, nail-biter of a victory against Our Saviour Lutheran School on Wednesday. After building a 17-point lead in the first half, they nearly lost the game before a late rally lifted them to a 76-69 victory.
After Hampus Ahlin made a beautiful pass to Dani Koljanin to open the scoring, the Falcons scored the next eight points to take an 8-2 lead. Ahlin found Koljanin again for a layup to make the score 8-4. Monroe then got buckets from Bryan Assie and Ahlin to tie the score at 8-8.New Rochelle Sports - College
Monroe College Men’s Track Team Competes at Gotham CupRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Monroe College Men's Track and Field team competed at the Gotham Cup in Staten Island over the weekend, where they added to their national qualifying times. After having five athletes earn national championship appearances the week prior, the Gotham Cup saw four Mustangs punch their tickets.New Rochelle Sports - College
Monroe College Women’s Track Team Competes at Gotham CupRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Monroe College Women's Track and Field team competed at the Gotham Cup in Staten Island this weekend, where they added to their national qualifying times.
Zakiya Denoon was the first Mustangs runner to earn a national qualifier. The LSU-bound sprinter won the 60-meter dash with a time of 7.50. Tristan Evelyn placed third in the 60-meter hurdles with a clocking of 8.70.New Rochelle Sports - College
Gaels Streak Snapped Against Rider, 52-36Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College women’s basketball team had its six-game winning streak snapped at the Hynes Center Friday night by the Rider Broncs, 52-36. The Gaels are now 15-8 on the season, and 10-4 in MAAC play.
The game started on a tough note when senior Marina Lizarazu picked up her second foul midway through the first quarter, forcing Head Coach Billi Godsey to put the reigning MAAC Player of the Week to take her first rest in six games. Rider took advantage of Lizarazu’s absence and closed out the first strong by taking a 10-9 lead.New Rochelle Sports - College
Men Place Fifth & Women Place Fourth At MAAC ChampionshipRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College men’s and women’s swimming & diving programs concluded their seasons tonight on the final day of the four-day long Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference championship. The men’s program placed fifth with 400.5 points, and women’s program surged to a fourth place finish with 469 points.
The day kicked off with the 1650-Freestyle where sophomore Maria DiBella, junior Kaitlyn Mahon and freshman Anna Desiderio finished fifth, sixth and eighth respectively; they touched the wall at 17:35.00, 17:43.49 and 18:04.30.New Rochelle Sports - College