All posts by Nick Palma

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  • Women’s volleyball loses fourth straight

    The Quinnipiac women’s volleyball team lost its fourth straight game on Sunday, Oct. 5 to Siena College. The loss comes after Quinnipiac dropped three straight sets to Marist College on Saturday. The Saints defeated the Bobcats, 25-22,...

    • Posted October 5, 2014
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  • Norwich hands women’s rugby first loss

    Norwich University handed the Quinnipiac women’s rugby team  its first lost of the season  on Saturday afternoon, as the Bobcats fell 45-38. The Bobcats scored two tries toward the end of the game, but the attempt was...

    • Posted September 27, 2014
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  • Aiding the attack

    Last November, James Greco was standing on the turf of Ben Cohen Field as he and the Rider University men’s soccer team readied to take on Quinnipiac in a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference match-up. It was a...

    • Posted September 24, 2014
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  • Men’s soccer shut out by Boston College

    The Quinnipiac men’s soccer team struggled on offense yet again, as it fell to Boston College by the final score of 2-0 Thursday afternoon. It was the team’s third loss of the 2014 season. The Bobcats were...

    • Posted September 4, 2014
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  • Right at home

    Some people dream of going to a school that’s far away from home so that they can experience a different lifestyle. For freshman Michelle Federico, Quinnipiac University was far enough to gain that experience, though her home...

    • Posted September 3, 2014
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  • MAAC expectations high for fall sports

    Two Quinnipiac athletic teams won a Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference championship in the fall of 2013, and their chances of competing for another title are high yet again. The Quinnipiac field hockey team has been selected to...

    • Posted August 27, 2014
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  • Mike Quitko announces his retirement

    Quinnipiac men’s and women’s tennis head coach Mike Quitko announced his retirement Thursday morning. Quitko, a member of the Quinnipiac Hall of Fame, spent 23 years with the programs. As a coach for both the men and...

    • Posted July 10, 2014
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  • Turning the Paige

    “You will never play again.” Those were the words the doctors told Paige Giunta when she had multiple surgeries on her right shoulder and elbow during her sophomore year of high school. She had torn both her...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Men’s lacrosse falls to Siena

    The Quinnipiac men’s lacrosse team came into Saturday afternoon’s contest against Siena needing a win in order to clinch a spot in the 2014 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championships. After being in control for most of the...

    • Posted April 19, 2014
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  • Little league, big Batten

    Playing under pressure is something Matthew Batten has grown accustomed to. In 2008, Batten helped lead Shelton Little League to the Little League World Series, held in Williamsport, Pa. The freshman now plays for Quinnipiac’s baseball team....

    • Posted April 9, 2014
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  • Meet the mascot

    Boomer the Bobcat is widely recognized throughout the Quinnipiac community. In recent years, people in the Hamden area have gotten to know Boomer. Since the basketball and ice hockey teams have rose to prominence, he has subsequently...

    • Posted February 26, 2014
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  • Cornell sinks Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey

    The Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team fell just short in a 2-1 loss to an ECAC Hockey opponent Cornell Friday night at TD Bank Sports Center. Despite having 41 shots on net, the Bobcats couldn’t find ways...

    • Posted February 22, 2014
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  • Quinnipiac women’s basketball wins big over Monmouth

    The Quinnipiac women’s basketball team completed the series sweep against Monmouth on Sunday, dominating the Hawks in an 83-50 win at home. The win improves the Bobcats home record to 9-3. The 33-point edge was the largest...

    • Posted February 16, 2014
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  • Gearing up

    While most have been focused on the Quinnipiac men’s basketball team’s performance in its inaugural season in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, few have been aware of the equipment and gear the team embodies. Since taking over...

    • Posted February 12, 2014
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