Iona Falls to Quinnipiac in MAAC Championship SemifinalsRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Despite leading by 10 on two occasions, the Iona College women’s basketball program fell in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championship semifinals to top-seeded Quinnipiac, 64-59. Iona led for the entirety of the second and third quarters but a 26 point fourth quarter by the Bobcats pushed the 2016-17 Regular Season Champions past the defending MAAC Championships.New Rochelle Sports - College
No. 3 Iona Uses Second Half Surge to Upend No. 2 Saint Peter's; Advance to Fifth Straight MAAC Championship FinalRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The No. 3 seed Iona College men’s basketball team looks to make it three MAAC Championships in the past five seasons on Monday night against No. 4 Siena after using a second half surge to upend No. 2 Saint Peter’s this evening 73-65 this evening.
Trailing 28-24 at the half, the Gaels (21-12) outscored the Peacocks (19-13) 49-37 in the final 20 minutes to win by a final margin of eight points and advance to a fifth straight MAAC Championship Final and sixth in seven years under Head Coach Tim Cluess.New Rochelle Sports - College
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