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Sky Blue FC Defender Midge Purce Named to USWNT Training Camp Roster for Friendly Against the Netherlands

Sky Blue FC defender Midge Purce has been named to the U.S. Women’s National Team training camp roster for its first friendly in eight months. The USWNT will train for six days in the Netherlands before playing its final match of 2020. This call-up marks Purce’s third under Head Coach Vlatko Andonovski. “I am always […]

St. Francis College Brooklyn Chauncey Hawkins Tabbed to 2020-21 Preseason All-NEC Men’s Basketball Team; Terriers Selected Fifth in Preseason Poll

St. Francis College Brooklyn men’s basketball senior guard Chauncey Hawkins was named a unanimous selection to the 2020-21 Preseason All-NEC Team as announced by the league office during Virtual Media Day. The Terriers were picked fifth in the Preseason Coaches’ Poll. “We are extremely proud of Chauncey for being named a unanimous selection to the […]

Hofstra University Favored To Repeat As CAA Champion

The Hofstra University men’s basketball team is the favorite to repeat as Colonial Athletic Association champions according to a vote of the league’s head coaches, media representatives, and sports information directors, it was announced on Wednesday, November 11 by the conference office. In addition, junior Isaac Kante was named to the preseason All-CAA First Team, […]

New York City FC’s 2020 Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Match to Air on YES Network and UniMas/TUDN

New York City FC today announced that the Club’s 2020 Eastern Conference Quarterfinal match at Orlando City SC on Saturday, November 21 will air live in English on  YES Network at 12:00 p.m. ET. This marks the first time in Club history YES Network has aired a playoff match live. Additionally, UniMas and TUDN will air the […]

St. Francis College Brooklyn Nevena Dimitrijevic Named to 2021 Nancy Lieberman Award Preseason Watch List

St. Francis College Brooklyn women’s basketball sophomore guard Nevena Dimitrijevic was named to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame/Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s (WBCA) Nancy Lieberman Award Preseason Watch List. Dimitrijevic becomes the first Terrier in program history to be named to the respective list, and the second NEC student-athlete since Saint Francis (PA)’s Jessica […]

St. John’s Athletics Announces Basketball Spectator Policy

The St. John’s Athletic Department announced Thursday that the 2020-21 men’s and women’s basketball season will tip off on Nov. 25 without spectators in attendance due to current restrictions imposed on mass gatherings by New York State and New York City due to COVID-19. St. John’s is hopeful that improving public health conditions will permit […]

Mets Mark Steve Cohen Era With Moves for 2021 Season

It is a brand new era for fans of the New York Mets, as it was announced recently by Major League Baseball that Steve Cohen is the owner of the team. The franchise celebrated the arrival by making several roster moves that started on Friday. The first moves for the Blue and Orange was to […]