All posts by Daniel Brennan
The Beautiful Game
Coach reflects on growth of American soccerLooking back on it now, Quinnipiac’s women’s soccer head coach Dave Clarke can’t help but crack a smile. It was 1988 and for the first time ever, Ireland, Clarke’s native land,...
- Posted October 24, 2012
Quinnipiac baseball comeback bid falls short
The Quinnipiac baseball team couldn’t complete the four-game sweep over Mount St. Mary’s at home, losing 7-6 on Sunday. Quinnipiac (6-27, 5-15 Northeast Conference) routed the Mountaineers on Friday, 17-3, and then swept the doubleheader on Saturday....
- Posted April 15, 2012
Quinnipiac loses to Robert Morris, falls to second in NEC
The Quinnipiac women’s basketball team will not be heading back to the drawing board but may be headed back to the gym for more repetitions. In Saturday’s 72-62 loss to Robert Morris, the Bobcats shot 32 percent...
- Posted February 27, 2012
Quinnipiac looks for redemption vs. Colonials
Imagine a fire that continues to die and retreat into strands of smoke as the last few pieces of kindling burn slowly. Now imagine the fire and its wild, uncontrollable nature after dumping gasoline on the growing...
- Posted February 22, 2012
Quinnipiac men’s basketball falls to Wagner
Giving up an offensive rebound in the final minute seems out of the realm of possibility to the Quinnipiac Bobcats, who rank second in the nation in rebounds per game at 43.7. However, with the score notched...
- Posted January 29, 2012
Quinnipiac women’s basketball comeback falls short
Bobcats cut 22-point deficit by one, but fall to James Madison 81-73A comeback attempt from the Quinnipiac women’s basketball team in Friday’s season-opener fell just short as visiting James Madison escaped with an 81-73 victory.JMU led by...
- Posted November 13, 2011
Men’s hoops to rely on returners
Great teams in college basketball don’t rebuild, they reload. That being said, it is no easy task to find success after a major team transformation.
- Posted October 26, 2011
Quinnipiac women’s volleyball sweeps Saint Francis (N.Y.)
The Bobcats reach 40-plus kills fifth time this seasonThe Quinnipiac women’s volleyball team picked up their third Northeast Conference win of the season on Sunday, beating St. Francis (N.Y.) in straight sets (27-25, 26-24, and 25-23). The...
- Posted October 24, 2011
Daniels, Bobcats win NEC matchup in OT
Junior forward Will Daniels took matters into his own hands scoring just two minutes into the first overtime period, giving Quinnipiac an exhilarating 2-1 victory over Saint Francis (Pa.).Two straight overtime losses was not an option for...
- Posted October 7, 2011
Quinnipiac volleyball earns first conference win
The Bobcats hold off a late rally from St. Francis (NY) for 3-2 victoryThe Quinnipiac women’s volleyball team picked up a 3-2 victory over St. Francis (NY), holding off a Terrier comeback attempt on Saturday in Burt...
- Posted October 2, 2011
Expectations high for men’s basketball
After a heartbreaking two-point loss at home to Robert Morris in the Northeast Conference Championship game last season, Quinnipiac opens this season as the unanimous pick to win the conference, according to a coaches’ poll on Nov....
- Posted November 9, 2010
UConn Invitational: Mikkelson, Kwei fall in finals
The team of senior Brian Mikkelson and junior James Kwei took second place in Flight A doubles, losing in the championship match of the UConn Invitational, which took place Friday and Saturday. Sophomore Chris Nelson finished runner-up...
- Posted September 28, 2010
Monack’s walk-off homer lifts Quinnipiac over Yale, 19-18
Quinnipiac senior center fielder Brian Monack took out Yale on Wednesday with a three-run, walk-off home run with two out in the ninth inning, giving the Bobcats a 19-18 victory.
- Posted April 22, 2010
Men’s basketball clinches regular-season crown [Slideshow]
The Quinnipiac men’s basketball team earned its first-ever Northeast Conference regular season title with a 74-65 victory over Fairleigh Dickinson University on Saturday.
- Posted February 28, 2010