All posts by Brendan O'Sullivan

About Brendan O'Sullivan

  • Rodriguez’s Rally

    It’s been 164 days since the Quinnipiac women’s tennis team lost in the 2019 MAAC Championship to Fairfield. A win would’ve given the team its sixth straight MAAC title and senior captain Layla Rodriguez her third title...

    • Posted October 9, 2019
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  • The flying Dutchess

    Hardworking, crafty and fun. Quinnipiac head coach Becca Main used these three words to describe field hockey’s newest sensation Eva Veldhorst. The freshman midfielder grew up in Maastricht, the Netherlands, playing field hockey since she was six...

    • Posted September 24, 2019
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  • Quinnipiac bounces back with 1-0 win over Vermont

    A redemption game. On Friday, the Quinnipiac field hockey team fell to UConn 5-0 in its first Big East matchup. Sunday, Sept. 22’s game was different with Quinnipiac (2-5, 0-1 Big East) coming out on top 1-0...

    • Posted September 22, 2019
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  • Westward expansion

    The Quinnipiac field hockey team began last season at home with a loss against Boston College. The Bobcats went on to finish 7-10, their best record since joining the Big East in 2016. This year, Quinnipiac started...

    • Posted September 11, 2019
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  • Cam Young turns pro in Italy

    Cam Young, former Quinnipiac star guard and 2018-19 MAAC Player of the Year, has signed a professional basketball contract with Italy’s Pallacanestro Cantù, according to Quinnipiac Athletics. Young will begin his Italian basketball career in the upcoming...

    • Posted September 5, 2019
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  • Where are they now?

    Melissa Samoskevich – Women’s Ice Hockey In four seasons at Quinnipiac, forward Melissa Samoskevich dominated competition en route to being drafted No. 2 overall by the Connecticut Whale in the 2018 NWHL draft. In her latter two...

    • Posted September 4, 2019
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  • Fall into sports

    With the return of classes comes the return of fall sports. Sports Editor Brendan O’Sullivan has composed a brief preview of each team, what to keep an eye on and a player to watch for each team...

    • Posted August 29, 2019
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  • Women’s soccer starts season with a home win

    The Quinnipiac women’s soccer team began regular season play on Sunday, August 25 with a nerve-racking 1-0 victory over the Bryant Bulldogs in Hamden. It was redshirt-junior forward Kelsey Goldring that found the back of the net...

    • Posted August 25, 2019
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  • Mr. Worldwide

    Living out one’s dream isn’t always simple, especially when that dream is 4,000 miles away. In Quinnipiac men’s tennis freshman Aleksa Martinovic’s case, he made his dream a reality. “Since I started going to high school, my...

    • Posted May 2, 2019
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  • Quinnipiac women’s tennis takes down Saint Francis

    Following a 6-1 win on Senior Day, the Quinnipiac women’s tennis team (7-12, 3-0 MAAC) cruised to another 6-1 victory, this time over the shorthanded Saint Francis Red Flash (3-16, 2-2 NEC) on Sunday in Hamden. Quinnipiac...

    • Posted April 7, 2019
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  • Quinnipiac men’s tennis snap five-game losing streak with win at home

    In its first home game since Oct. 6, the Quinnipiac men’s tennis team defeated the University of Connecticut Huskies (7-13 overall, 0-2 AAC) 5-2 on Saturday afternoon in Hamden. The Bobcats (5-9 overall, 2-0 MAAC) returned to...

    • Posted March 30, 2019
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  • Late push isn’t enough as Quinnipiac women’s ice hockey loses to St. Lawrence

    Following a nail-biting 3-2 home loss to No. 5 Clarkson, the Quinnipiac women’s ice hockey team was taken down in a 5-4 home loss to St. Lawrence on Saturday afternoon in Hamden. The Saints (13-12-3 overall, 8-6-2...

    • Posted February 2, 2019
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  • Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey shuts out RPI, 3-0

    The Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team put on a defensive clinic Friday night as it remained undefeated at home taking down the Rensselaer Engineers (RPI), 3-0. “That’s how we should play every night,” Quinnipiac senior captain Chase...

    • Posted November 9, 2018
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  • The wizard of Haz

    Her season is almost over, but her journey has just begun. Quinnipiac freshman Mckenna Haz grew up in Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia playing a variety of sports other than rugby. Most crucially, she played soccer and developed...

    • Posted October 30, 2018
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