Biting the “Hann”

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I’d be the first to admit that I’m not the biggest fan of former Fairfield University men’s basketball player Jonathan Han after his attitude metldown last season and his leaving the team — especially in the wake of the injuries to Anthony Johnson, Greg Nero and Warren Edney — but even Han should get the […] [Read More]
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Clemente to be honored at Seaside Park

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Hall of Fame baseball player Roberto Clemente will be honored on Thursday, Dec. 31 at Seaside Park’s Diamond No. 10, next to the monument for the former Pittsburgh Pirates star. The ceremony begins at noon. Everyone is invited to attend. Clemente was killed on New Year’s Eve, 1972 while trying to fly earthquake relief supplies […] [Read More]
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Stags-Pioneers, a recap

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Six players in double figures. A sparkling 31 of 37 from the free throw line. The most points (93) scored in the Ed Cooley era. Oh yeah, the Fairfield Stags are rolling. Sunday’s 93-77 win was Fairfield’s eighth in 10 games this season – and if Hofstra’s Charles Jenkins didn’t go mental and score 38 […] [Read More]
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Bob Goughan new Bluefish GM

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The Bridgeport Bluefish wasted no time. Less than a week since GM Todd Marlin resigned, the team today announced the hiring of Bob Goughan as the new general manager. Here’s the release sent out by the team: The Bridgeport Bluefish have announced the hiring of veteran minor league baseball executive Bob Goughan as the team’s […] [Read More]
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Marlin’s out as Bluefish GM

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Interesting news from the Bluefish. Very quietly, general manager Todd Marlin has resigned. He will be leaving soon for Washington, Pa., where he will become the managing director of the Washington Wild Things. Joe Izzo is still there as assistant GM, according to the Bluefish website. Wonder if this means a certain previous GM might […] [Read More]
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Stags pound American

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After a disappointing loss (smackdown?) by 30 at Maryland last week, the Fairfield Stags rallied back with perhaps their best game of the young season Monday night, delivering a smackdown of their own to American, winning on the road, 72-56. Yorel Hawkins, coming off appendix surgery about a month ago, made his 2009-10 debut and […] [Read More]
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UConn-Notre Dame pictures

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Linney named MAAC Women’s Rookie of Week

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Double the pleasure, double the fun. First Fairfield’s Derek Needham was named the MAAC Men’s Rookie of the Week and just five minutes later, Fairfield’s Katelyn Linney wins the award for MAAC Women’s Rookie of the Week. Here’s the MAAC release: Linney scored the Stags first basket of the season, 90 seconds into team’s 74-48 […] [Read More]
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Stags’ Needham MAAC Rookie of the Week

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The MACC selected Fairfield’s Derek Needham as its Rookie of the Week. Here’s the blurb from the MAAC Weekly Release … Needham, a freshman guard, led the team in scoring overall with 16.5 points per game and was tops with 10 assists and six steals over the two games. He tallied a team-high 19 points […] [Read More]
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Fairfield-Fordham, a recap

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Rejoice, Stag Nation! Fairfield is 2-0! Coach Ed Cooley’s team won its second straight game to open the season with a gutty 63-55 decision over Fordham Sunday night in a sweltering Alumni Hall (2,190 showed, including a ton of students), a team that always seems to give the Stags fits no matter what the situation. […] [Read More]
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