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November 15, 2011: Athletics News

Hawks Soar Past Royals In Exhibition Action Monday

The University of Scranton men’s basketball team did not have an answer for St. Joseph’s University’s size, strength, and athleticism in an exhibition game Monday evening at Hagen Arena. Playing an NCAA Division I opponent for the first time since 2001, the Royals fell behind early and never recovered in dropping an 90-52 decision. Despite the loss, Scranton head coach Carl Danzig was upbeat after the game. To read the full release, click here.

Women's Soccer Season Ends With Heart-Breaking Loss

The University of Scranton women’s soccer team battled for more than 90 minutes with nationally ranked Ohio Northern before the Polar Bears broke through in overtime for a 1-0 victory in an NCAA Division III Tournament first-round match on Saturday. To read the full release, click here.

Crew Teams Compete in Bill Braxton Regatta

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The University of Scranton 4-person and 8-person men's crew teams placed first in their respective heats at the 38th Annual Bill Braxton Memorial Regatta in Cooper River, N.J. on Sunday, Nov 13. The University's women's crew teams placed first (4-person) and fourth (8-person) in their respective heats.

Pictured are members of the men's crew teams: (front, from left) Alex McAlvin, Zach Dyer, Lindsay Daniels, Kevin Vigario, Ryan Tolbert, (middle) Zane Rouhana, Mike Volpe, Tripp Dunn, (back) Andres Garzon, Mark Dedvukaj, George Vazques, Brendan Reedy, Max Correa and Eddie Scacchitti.

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