Pictures from the Final Four

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Here’s just some of the action from Denver and the 2012 NCAA Women’s Final Four. There are a couple of photos with Geno Auriemma, playing the role of U.S. Olympic coach Friday as USA Basketball announced 11 of the 12 players that will head to London to compete in the Summer Olympics. The rest are […] [Read More]
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Union’s Grosenick … the patched up version

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Here’s my story again on Union goalie Troy Grosenick. There were a couple of mistakes that have been corrected. Sorry about that. (mis-spelled Kincade instead of Kinkaid) The regular goalie was away on vacation, so when the head coach of Troy Grosenick’s Brookfield, Wis., Mites hockey team asked for a volunteer to play and no […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport had sixth highest NCAA attendance

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With the second round of the 2012 Women’s NCAA Vasketball Tournament complete, here are the attendance figures: Bridgeport — despite its $62 all-session and $41 single game ticket prices — was sixth highest overall with 8,935 fans. Here’s the breakdown: ARENA LOCATION ATT(1) ATT ( 2) TOTAL Bryce Joyce Center South Bend, Ind . 6,777 […] [Read More]
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UB’s Sadowski to be honored by CoSIDA in June

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Congrats to University of Bridgeport sports information director Chuck Sadowski, who is being honored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Way to go Chuck! Here’s the CoSIDA story/release: Chuck Sadowski of the University of Bridgeport has been chosen to receive his 25-year Award plaque from the College Sports Information Directors of America […] [Read More]
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Stags 2012-13 basketball schedule shaping up

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A lot of the 2012-13 non-conference schedule is already in place for the Fairfield men’s basketball team according to athletic director Gene Doris, who was cornered for a minute Friday at the Webster Bank Arena, where Fairfield is hosting the first- and second-round games of the NCAA Women’s Basketball tournament. Next season, the Stags are […] [Read More]
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Stags second round CIT opponent … Manhattan

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Fairfield will be facing a familiar foe in the second round of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament. Coach Sydney Johnson’s team will take on MAAC rival Manhattan on Sunday at 4 p.m. at Alumni Hall. Here’s the complete second round schedule: FRIDAY MARCH 16 Idaho (19-13) @ Utah State (18-15) 9:00 SATURDAY MARCH 17 Robert Morris (25-10) […] [Read More]
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Stags in CIT Wednesday at Webster Bank Arena

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Just got a text from Fairfield AD Gene Doris … Fairfield’s opening round game in the CollegeInsider.com Tournament will be on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Webster Bank Arena, against Yale. Doris said that WBA people “went the extra mile” to allow the game to be played there. The building is gearing up to […] [Read More]
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Looks like Fairfield vs. Yale in the CIT on Wednesday

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I’m hearing this from two very solid sources and I’m in the process of checking with a couple of others but the rumor is that Sydney Johnson’s Fairfield Stags are going to host a CollegeInsider.com Tournament game on Wednesday, March 14 against … drum roll, please, Yale. Speaking with Stags athletic director Gene Doris after […] [Read More]
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UB softball has new home … DeLuca Field

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The University of Bridgeport softball team will play its 2012 games at historic DeLuca Hall of Fame Field in Stratford. DeLuca Field is home to the 28-time ASA champoinship Stratford Brakettes. Here’s the rest of the UB release … “We are really looking forward to playing our home games at a great facility like DeLuca […] [Read More]
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