Siena Basketball: Patsos gets extension

Siena Basketball: Patsos gets extension

Thursday, June 19, 2014
Siena College basketball coach Jimmy Patsos didn’t have to wait long to find out just how much the Siena College administration appreciated his first season on the job.

College Hockey: Dumais not chosen as Princeton coach

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
The next time Joe Dumais goes to Princeton, it will still be as a member of the Union College hockey coaching staff. Dumais didn’t get the vacant Tigers’ head coaching job. Princeton named former Colgate player Ron Fogarty as its new coach on Tuesday.

Colleges: McElroy has much of which to be proud

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Although Lee McElroy can finally get off the treadmill, he plans to keep his feet moving. The University at Albany’s athletic director and vice president announced Monday that he is stepping down after 14 successful seasons of running the Great Danes’ 19 NCAA Division I intercollegiate athletic programs.

Lacrosse: Marr gets Fame honor

Wednesday, June 18, 2014
It’s the kind of news that usually comes after a long and successful career. Head coach Scott Marr got the news after his 14th season at the helm of the University at Albany men’s lacrosse program. He will be inducted into the Adirondack Chapter of the U.S. Lacrosse Hall of Fame on June 25 at a ceremony in the Franklin Terrace Ballroom in Troy.

Union Men's Hockey: Banners go up Oct. 10 vs. AIC

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
There will be some firsts in the 2014-15 Union College men’s hockey schedule. St. Cloud State will make its inaugural trip to Messa Rink, the Dutchmen will face Boston University for the first time and Union will play an exhibition game before the start of the regular season for the first time in six years. But the biggest first will be the raising of the Dutchmen’s inaugural national championship banner.

Union Women's Hockey: Dutchwomen to open at RIT

Tuesday, June 17, 2014
The Union women’s hockey team will help Rochester Institute of Technology open its new Gene Polisseni Center when it begins the 2014-15 regular season there, the Dutchwomen announced Monday. The games will be played there Oct. 3 and 4.

Union to raise NCAA hockey title banner Oct. 10 vs. AIC

Monday, June 16, 2014
24th Division I season.

High-scoring defenseman top RPI's recruiting class

Saturday, June 14, 2014
The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute men’s hockey team didn’t get much offense from its defense last season.
Engineers coach Seth Appert hopes he has rectified that problem.

Union assistant one of finalists for Princeton job

Friday, June 13, 2014
Union College hockey coach Rick Bennett would hate to lose assistant coach Joe Dumais. But Bennett won’t stand in Dumais’ way should he get a chance to run his own program.

Colleges: National SID group tabs Union's McDowell

Thursday, June 12, 2014
In the minutes leading up to the puck dropping between Union College and the University of Minnesota in April, with the Division I men's hockey title on the line, Union assistant athletic director for sports information Eric McDowell was busy … writing personal notes to the graduating seniors on the college's Division III softball team. McDowell, whose two-person staff (and an intern) juggles a variety of sports, from Division I men's and women's hockey to all the others that play at the Division III level, will being doing more multi-tasking, as he was named president of the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) for the 2014-15 term at the group's convention Wednesday in Orlando, Fla.

Cup remains at UAlbany

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
The University at Albany Great Danes have quickly leaped from underdogs to top dogs since joining the America East Conference.

Lacrosse: CBA grad Rogowski always put team first

Tuesday, June 10, 2014
When he was 4 years old — 23 years ago — Greg Rogowski first wrapped his hands around a lacrosse stick.
Five years ago, the 2005 Christian Brothers Academy graduate led the Merrimack College men’s lacrosse team to its first appearance in the NCAA Division II Final Four.

Baseball draft: Jays take Shaker grad with ninth overall pick

Friday, June 6, 2014
About a month after Tommy John surgery ended his junior season with East Carolina University, Latham native Jeff Hoffman was at the opposite end of the emotional spectrum Thursday night as a first-round pick in the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.

Baseball draft: Colonie's O'Keefe awaits phone call

Friday, June 6, 2014
Brian O’Keefe has had a very good spring.
A phone call today would make it better.

Dutchmen's Hatch joins Flyers

Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Shayne Gostisbehere won’t be the only Union College hockey player in the Philadelphia Flyers’ training camp in September. Dutchmen senior left winger Matt Hatch signed a free-agent contract with the Flyers on Tuesday. The deal is with the Flyers’ AHL affiliate in Allentown, Pa. Hatch will join Gostisbehere, who signed with the Flyers shortly after the Dutchmen won the NCAA hockey title in April, when the team begins camp in Voorhees, N.J.

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