All posts by Alec Turner

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  • Column: Men’s soccer should be MAAC favorite

    Prior to its third season in the conference, the Quinnipiac men’s soccer team was projected to finish second in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll. The Bobcats are behind the defending conference champion Monmouth for...

    • Posted September 2, 2015
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  • Women’s tennis wins second MAAC title

    The Quinnipiac women’s tennis team won its second consecutive Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference championship on Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Bobcats have punched their ticket to an eighth NCAA tournament appearance. Quinnipiac opened up the MAAC...

    • Posted April 29, 2015
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  • Humble and hungry

    Quinnipiac senior Vincent Guglietti waits in the on-deck circle at the QU Baseball Field. He’s leading off the third inning of a early-April contest against Rhode Island, and a new pitcher has just entered the game. It’s...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Men’s ice hockey’s identity still being written

    On Friday night, the Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team had its season come to an end at the hands of North Dakota in the first round of the NCAA tournament, falling to the west region’s top-seeded team...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Men’s ice hockey preps for NCAA Tournament

    The Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team is going to its third consecutive NCAA Tournament in as many years. The Bobcats collected the No. 15 overall seed in the 2015 NCAA Tournament and will face No. 2 North...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Men’s ice hockey downs Union in Game 3

    The Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team held off a comeback by the Union Dutchmen in a 3-1 victory in Game 3 of the ECAC Quarterfinals on Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Bobcats win the series against...

    • Posted March 15, 2015
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  • Women’s lacrosse comeback falls short

    The Quinnipiac women’s lacrosse team fell to the Binghamton Bearcats 11-8 on Saturday afternoon at the QU Turf Field. Despite outscoring the Bearcats 6-2 in the second half, the Bobcats couldn’t come back from from a 9-2...

    • Posted February 28, 2015
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  • Men’s ice hockey skates to tie vs. Yale

    Quinnipiac and Yale are becoming accustomed to finishing in a tie when they meet in the War for Whitney Avenue. On Friday, the Bobcats and Bulldogs skated to a 2-2 tie in front of a sold-out crowd...

    • Posted February 21, 2015
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  • An uphill battle

    Most college hockey players see their biggest growth in skill and talent in between their freshman and sophomore years, according to Quinnipiac head coach Rand Pecknold. There are always players that can be late bloomers, however. One...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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  • Men’s ice hockey plays to draw vs. Yale

    The men’s ice hockey skated to a 2-2 tie against the Yale Bulldogs on Saturday night in front of a sold out crowd at Ingalls Rink. Yale came back from two one-goal deficits to end the game...

    • Posted January 31, 2015
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  • Women’s ice hockey preps for Hockey East foes

    The Quinnipiac women’s ice hockey team is on a red-hot streak in the month of January–one that has propelled the Bobcats to No. 3 in the PairWise rankings and No. 3 in the latest USCHO.com rankings. Only...

    • Posted January 21, 2015
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  • Boston University rallies past men’s basketball

    In recent seasons, Boston University junior guard John Papale has had Quinnipiac’s number. Just two years after hitting a game-tying 3-pointer to cause overtime in an eventual Terrier win, Papale hit the game-winning three against the Bobcats...

    • Posted December 14, 2014
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  • Women’s ice hockey poised for national tourney

    Almost halfway through the regular season, the Quinnipiac women’s ice hockey team looks like a legitimate contender for a National Championship. So much, in fact, that the Bobcats are poised to appear in their first National Tournament...

    • Posted December 3, 2014
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  • Women’s basketball wins 2014-15 season opener

    The Quinnipiac women’s basketball team opened up its regular season with a win on Saturday afternoon. The Bobcats pulled away with a 79-64 victory over the Army Black Knights at the TD Bank Sports Center. Quinnipiac’s starters...

    • Posted November 15, 2014
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