All posts by Michael Hewitt
Women’s basketball topples Fairfield in final home game of 2015-16
Behind Maria Napolitano’s 20-point performance, the Quinnipiac women’s basketball team rolled over Fairfield 83-58 on Friday evening in Hamden for its 16th-straight victory. Napolitano saved one of her best performances for her final game at the TD...
- Posted February 26, 2016
Quinnipiac women’s basketball headed into the 2015-16 season looking much different than the year before, when the Bobcats went undefeated in conference play. With an influx of new faces and roles to be determined, freshman Aryn McClure...
- Posted February 23, 2016
Women’s basketball overcomes deficit, tops MAAC-leading Iona
Behind Aryn McClure’s 22-point performance, Quinnipiac women’s basketball (16-7, 11-3 MAAC) overcame a seven-point deficit in the fourth quarter to prevail over Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference leading Iona (17-10, 13-3) by the final score of 62-61 at...
- Posted February 12, 2016
Back from the brink
With seven-straight conference wins heading into Tuesday night’a game vs. Saint Peter’s, Quinnipiac women’s basketball has climbed the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference standings and revived what appeared to be a forgettable season. While many factors contribute to...
- Posted February 4, 2016
Women’s basketball continues hot streak, tops Monmouth
Nearly four weeks after losing 63-60 on the road to Monmouth, Quinnipiac women’s basketball (12-7, 7-3 in MAAC) avenged itself with an 85-58 victory over the Monmouth Hawks (6-13, 4-6 in MAAC) on Thursday evening at the...
- Posted January 28, 2016
Despite her brief foot injury to begin her senior campaign, Maria Napolitano has taken her leadership role in stride for Quinnipiac women’s basketball. The youngest of three college athletes, a native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Napolitano never had...
- Posted December 9, 2015
Women’s basketball falls to Manhattan 52-42
Despite forcing their opponent to turn the ball over 35 times, Quinnipiac women’s basketball (4-4, 0-2 MAAC) could not figure out a way to defeat the Manhattan Jaspers (4-4, 2-0 MAAC) on Sunday afternoon, losing 52-42 at...
- Posted December 6, 2015
Women’s basketball tops Temple for third-straight win
In what could have been a heartbreaking loss, Quinnipiac women’s basketball (3-1) stole a 58-56 win over Temple (2-2) on Tuesday evening at the TD Bank Sports Center. With 3:12 to play in regulation, Morgan Manz made...
- Posted November 24, 2015
Women’s basketball tops Holy Cross
Turnovers, second hand points, and an 18-point performance from Adily Martucci carried Quinnipiac women’s basketball to a 74-61 win over the winless Holy Cross Crusaders on Saturday afternoon at the TD Bank Sports Center in Hamden. Saturday’s...
- Posted November 21, 2015
New starting five set to lead women’s basketball
The “old rush” might be gone, but the “gold rush” attack will remain for Quinnipiac women’s basketball. Though Quinnipiac graduated five seniors at the end of last season, Quinnipiac head coach Tricia Fabbri says her team’s ability...
- Posted November 4, 2015
Men’s ice hockey downs St. Cloud State in come-from-behind victory
In what was destined to be a low-scoring game, No.14 Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey’s (5-0-0) offense scripted a different story, tallying five goals, including a pair from senior Travis St. Denis to beat undefeated No. 9 St....
- Posted October 23, 2015
Women’s rugby preps for inaugural tournament
It took 12 grueling years, but NCAA Rugby will finally have a fall semester champion. The National Collegiate Varsity Women’s Rugby Association (NCVWRA) voted a national championship into existence, starting this fall. The five-person tournament committee will...
- Posted October 14, 2015
Scout player to superstar
For Hamden native Savanna Reilly, donning the Quinnipiac blue and gold was always a dream. “I’ve always been around the program because Quinnipiac is in my backyard,” Reilly said. “Even though the university was close, my parents...
- Posted September 30, 2015
Rashawn Dally’s path takes many twists and turns, but two consistent units trail his track. Family and winning. His journey began both in his driveway and on the streets of Jamaica–two spots Dally would ultimately display his...
- Posted September 23, 2015