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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Quinnipiac wins, All-”Classic” team named

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Senior guard James Feldeine scored 23 points as Quinnipiac used a second half surge to pull away and defeat Hartford 85-74 in the final game of the first Connecticut 6 Classic Friday night at the Arena at Harbor Yard. The Bobcats led just 43-42 at the half and were tied with the Hawks at 54-54 […] [Read More]
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Great night for the MAAC

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If Auburn hadn’t scored the last nine points of the game to defeat Niagara 67-65, the MAAC would have posted a superb 6-1 night, highlighted by Rider’s 88-74 upset of No. 19 Mississippi State. Still, going 5-2 isn’t bad. Fairfield 67, Central Connecticut 58 Siena 85, Tennessee State 59 Loyola (Md.) 79, Vermont 66 Iona […] [Read More]
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Stags top Blue Devils

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One game is in the books for Fairfield and it’s a win, 67-58 over Central Connecticut in the Connecticut 6 Classic at the Arena at Harbor Yard. Senior forward Anthony Johnson scored 18 for the Stags, along with grabbing eight rebounds, blocking two shots and coming up with two steals in 28 minutes. Freshman guard […] [Read More]
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