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Raider Recap: Teams Struggle at Home over Family Weekend

Max Edelstein

Ignacio Villar, Assistant Baker's Dozen Editor

September 27, 2019

This year for Family Weekend, which took place Friday and Saturday, September 20 and 21, the Colgate athletics teams were all able to take the field (or court) at home. The weekend featured the Patriot League openeing game for the men’s soccer team as well as a tailgate for the football team.FootballT...

Volleyball Drops Two in Chapel Hill at the Carolina Classic

Colgate in Carolina

Gideon Hamot, Assistant Sports Editor

September 27, 2019

The Colgate women’s volleyball team had their final non-conference tournament of the season this weekend at the Carolina Classic on the campus of the University of North Carolina (UNC) in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.The team started the season 5-1, with their only loss coming to the SEC’s Alabama...

Colgate Women’s Hockey Lives Up to Hype in Opener

First-year forward Danielle Serdachney

Gideon Hamot, Assistant Sports Editor

September 27, 2019

The Colgate Women’s Ice Hockey team opened their season with back-to-back games on Saturday and Sunday, September 21 and 22 playing Holy Cross and an exhibition game against Kingston. The team has high expectations coming into the year, having recorded four straight 20+ win seasons. Expectations are not only ...

MLB Wild Card Race Comes Down to Its Final Week

Francisco Lindor

Jackson Coleman, Maroon-News Staff

September 27, 2019

With one week to go in the MLB regular season, playoff spots are still up for grabs.In the American League, the New York Yankees have clinched the American League East for the first time since 2012, while the Houston Astros secured their third consecutive AL West title. The Minnesota Twins have a four...

A Realistic Blueprint for the Rest of the Big Blue Season

Daniel Jones

Eric Fishbin and Zach Schiller, Sports Editor and Assistant Sports Editor

September 27, 2019

The New York Giants season is not likely to end with an NFC East division title. The team probably is not going to be in the Wild Card chase either, for that matter. However, the blueprint for the Big Blue looks a little better after quarterback Daniel Jones’ first career start on Sunday, September...

Exploring Indian-Pakistani Diplomacy Through Cricket

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 16: India captain Virat Kohli shakes hands with Pakistan batsman Imad Wasim after the Group Stage match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between India and Pakistan at Old Trafford on June 16, 2019 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Stu Forster-IDI/Stu Forster-IDI)

Vedika Almal, Maroon-News Staff

September 27, 2019

September 2018 was the first time I witnessed an India-Pakistan cricket match in a crowd that was not completely Indian. India and Pakistan were facing each other in the Asia Cup for the first time in more than a year, their last encounter being a heartbreaking loss for India in the finals of the Cha...

Colgate Drops Third Straight in Battle at William & Mary

Still Searching

Jordan Williams, Maroon-News Writer

September 17, 2019

The Colgate Raiders took the field against the William & Mary Tribe in Williamsburg, VA on September 14. Before their face off against the Tribe, the Raiders dropped their previous two games in Colorado Springs, CO against Villanova and FBS opponent Air Force.Junior Jake Froschauer subbed in to take ...

Men’s Soccer Secures First Win Following 0-2-3 Start to Season

Fischer Fury

Ignacio Villar, Assistant Sports Editor

September 17, 2019

On Thurdsay, September 12, the Colgate Raiders men’s soccer team faced the Albany Great Danes in Albany, New York. The Raiders dropped the contest; a quick start from the Great Danes put the game to bed early. In the first minute, the Raiders were down 1-0 after getting called for a penalty inside ...

Women’s Hockey Gearing Up for 2019-20 Season

Malia Schneider

Jack Breitowich, Maroon-News Staff

September 17, 2019

After a loss to Clarkson in the East Coast Athletic Conference (ECAC) semifinals which ended the season last year, the Colgate women’s ice hockey team is looking to bounce back for the 2019-20 season. The Raiders are excited to begin this season, adding seven first-years and one sophomore from all ove...

Fantasy Football Buy and Sell Guide for the 0-2 Strugglers

Ross the Boss

Jack Garvey, Maroon-News Staff

September 17, 2019

Buy:Demarcus Robinson: Owned in 1.1% of leaguesTyreek Hill is slated to be out for at least a month with a shoulder injury, and that’s paved the way for other Chiefs offensive weapons to shine in his absence. While Travis Kelce and Sammy Watkins do take up much of the team’s target share, Andy Reid...

A Summer Slam Story: Inside Interning at the WWE


Ben Polikoff, Maroon-News Staff

September 17, 2019

Over the summer, I had the opportunity to complete an internship with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). The WWE is an unparalleled industry that combines sports and entertainment.Founded by Vince McMahon in 1980, the WWE has been a constant force, bringing together a worldwide network of fans that r...

Boston Red Sox Season is a Disappointment After World Series Win

May 3, 2018; Arlington, TX, USA; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher David Price (24) leaves the mound in the fourth inning against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

Cam Cobey, Maroon-News Staff

September 17, 2019

As of September 17, the Boston Red Sox sit at 77-70, an insurmountable 19 games back of the New York Yankees and an immense 10 games back of the second Wild Card spot. The season is over for the defending World Series Champions.Last season, the Red Sox had their best regular season in franchise hist...

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