Water Polo Downed by Wagner, 13-8Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College Women's Water Polo team opened up Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play with a 13-8 defeat to the defending conference champion Wagner Seahawks Saturday night.
Junior Hannah Schultz led the Gaels with three goals. Senior Rebecca Koshy and junior Megan Hofer tallied a pair. In net, junior Britten Vilander made nine saves and collected four steals.New Rochelle Sports - College
Iona Softball Sweeps Day Two of Pirate InviteRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College softball program dominated day two of the Seton Hall Pirates Invite with a pair of wins over Brown and Hartford. Junior Jessica Harkness and sophomore Alana Evans were both effective in the circle while the heart of the Maroon & Gold batting order crushed the competition.
GAME ONE: Iona 4, Brown 3
Harkness threw a complete game, two earned run, five hit outing to help Iona end its seven game losing streak.New Rochelle Sports - College
Pitching and Late Scoring Leads Iona Baseball Past Towson, 3-1Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A three-run eighth inning on top of solid pitching helped lead the Iona College baseball team to a 3-1 victory against Towson this afternoon, part of a three-game trip to Virginia.
After seven and half scoreless innings, the Gaels (5-7) broke through in the bottom of the eighth inning with three runs on two hits and an error. Joseph Lovecchio opened the inning with a walk and advanced to third two batters later on a Sean Breen single. The catcher scored the opening run as Niko Switalla reached on a fielder’s choice, picking up the RBI.New Rochelle Sports - College
Ninth Inning Rally Cut Short for Iona Baseball Against #9 St. John'sRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- A ninth inning rally came one run short for the Iona College baseball team this afternoon as the Gaels fell to the ninth ranked Red Storm of St. Johns 4-3 to kick off a three-game weekend at Virginia Wesleyan.
The Gaels jumped ahead in the fourth inning as Sean Scales drove in Niko Switalla with the games’ opening run on a single. However, the Red Storm responded in the next half inning with a RBI single from Jesse Berardi before taking the lead during the next at-bat as John Valente scored on a ground out from Anthony Brocato.New Rochelle Sports - College
Seton Hall Bests Iona in South OrangeRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College softball program lost the first game of the Seton Hall University Pirate Invite on Friday afternoon to the host Pirates, 5-3.
Senior leftfielder Ashlyn Morris, senior first basemen Kristen Turner, junior catcher Tori Danner and sophomore Alana Evans each had two hits in the defeat.
Seton Hall got off to a fast start with three runs in the top of the first from senior first basemen Lauren Fisher who knocked out a three-run homerun.New Rochelle Sports - College
No. 14 Iona Topped by No. 3 Oregon in NCAA Midwest Region First Round, 93-77Rate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The No. 14 seed Iona College men’s basketball team cut a 27-point second half deficit down to 13 points in the final stages of regulation, however, No. 3 Oregon was able to earn a 93-77 victory earlier this afternoon at the Golden 1 Center in the First Round of the Midwest Region of the NCAA Tournament.New Rochelle Sports - College
Lacrosse Bested by La Salle 10-9 in Final Nonconference TiltRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College Lacrosse team was unable to tie the score in the final seconds as the Maroon & Gold fell to La Salle 10-9 in their final nonconference contest. Junior Jenna Tolzmann led the Gaels with four goals. Sophomore Christine Gironda and junior Pamela Giordano each tallied a pair and senior Katelyn Noschese found the back of the net once. In goal, sophomore Shannon McCaffrey made eight saves.
Iona controlled 11 out of 20 draws, took 24 shots, and held the advantage in ground balls 26-23.New Rochelle Sports - College
Iona Golf Competes at Cape Fear National IntercollegiateRate Article: 0 Your rating: None 0 No votes yet
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Iona College golf team completed its first day of the spring season on Sunday, March 19 competing in the Cape Fear National Intercollegiate. The Gaels placed 11th of 16 teams, registering a stroke total of 322 (+34). Appalachian State leads the invitational with a score of 304 (+16).
Senior Brian Fitzpatrick led the Maroon & Gold on Saturday with a 75 (+3) score. His stroke total tied from for eighth on the individual leaderboard. Fitzpatrick had 14 consecutive pars before bogeying three of the final four holes.New Rochelle Sports - College