October 5 Front: Construction on the Bobcat Den delayed its reopening two to three weeks. Juniors were informed of new parking restrictions in North Lot, forbidding them from parking there during peak hours and subjecting them to ticketing. Students questioned the lack of severity of the punishment for Ike Azatom and James Johnson. -SE
Back: The Quinnipiac women’s rugby team, in its first year as an NCAA Division I program, win its first ever home game when the team defeated Marist 23-7. The team also created its first ever win streak after defeating SUNY-New Paltz, 15-5, the week before. After six years of fighting for school recognition, the New Blue rugby team still fought to be considered a club team. Quinnipiac, which does not acknowledge club teams, said that this may soon change.
Freshman Marcos Spanos was stripped of his NCAA men’s soccer eligibility after playing in one professional game for Olympiakos Nicosia. Spanos, who is from Cyprus, came to Quinnipiac for a better education and to avoid military conflict and service in his native country. -JA