Archive for March 2013

Matthew Peca’s hat trick sends Quinnipiac to first Frozen Four

By Brian Farrell, Senior Staff Writer Providence, R.I. – For the first time in program history the Bobcats are headed to the Frozen Four. Top-seeded Quinnipiac punched its ticket with a 5-1 win over Union in the East Regional final Sunday. All season long the senior class has been blunt about their chances of succeeding … Continue reading

Quinnipiac one win away from Frozen Four

By Brian Farrell, Senior Staff Writer Providence, R.I. – Quinnipiac is one win away from the biggest stage in college hockey. The Bobcats will face off against Union at 6:30 p.m. for the right to play in the Frozen Four in two weeks. The Bobcats scored three third period goals yesterday in a 4-3 comeback … Continue reading

Quinnipiac advances to next round of NCAA tournament with 4-3 win

By Brian Farrell, QBSN Senior Staff Writer Kevin Bui cements his place in QU history with late-period game winner Providence, R.I. – Quinnipiac’s storied season added another chapter to its book with a 4-3 win over Canisius in the first round of the NCAA tournament Saturday. Kevin Bui now has two full pages in the … Continue reading

Quinnipiac hungry for win in first round of NCAA play

By Brian Farrell, QBSN Staff Writer Hamden, Conn. – For Quinnipiac fans that were in attendance at the 2002 NCAA Men’s Ice Hockey Regional in Worcester, welcome back; for the rest of Bobcats Nation, welcome. “It’s been a fun year and a great ride and the nice thing about our team right now is our … Continue reading

QBSN Archives: Kevin Bui’s 2OT GW goal vs. Cornell

By Marc Schwartz, QBSN Co-Director With puck drop for only Quinnipiac University’s second NCAA tournament game a little over six hours away, us at QBSN decided to go deep into our archives to find a gem of a call. Well, actually it was only from a couple of games ago, but we figure that our … Continue reading

Athlete of the Week: Chris Migani

By Kevin Noonan, QBSN Staff Writer Senior Chris Migani (Orange, Conn.) has earned this week’s QBSN Athlete of the Week after leading the Bobcats to two wins in the first weekend of Northeast Conference play. Migani hit safely in all five games played, as well as extending his season long hitting streak to 10 consecutive … Continue reading

Quinnipiac softball drops third straight, loses to UConn, 6-1

By Gilbert Celaya, QBSN Staff Writer The Quinnipiac Bobcats softball team lost in its home opener against the University of Connecticut by a score of 6-1 on Tuesday afternoon.  The sole run for the Bobcats came in the second inning when Nikki Barba (San Diego, CA) scored off of a Jordan Paolucci (Lake Mary, FL) … Continue reading

Oregon remains undefeated, Bobcats fall in first home meet

By Angelique Fiske, QBSN Publishing Editor The University of Oregon (4-0) remains the lone undefeated team in the National Collegiate Acrobatics and Tumbling Association with a 273.475-260.215 victory over the Bobcats (2-2).  The meet was the first Quinnipiac’s acrobatics and tumbling team hosted of the season. The Ducks took the first two events, winning the … Continue reading

Quinnipiac defeats Yale 3-0 in ECAC Hockey consolation game

By Marc Schwartz, QBSN Co-Director Atlantic City, N.J. – With the Heroes Hat already clinched for Quinnipiac, the Bobcats finished off a season sweep of the Yale Bulldogs in convincing fashion Saturday afternoon with a 3-0 win in the ECAC Championship consolation game. After a disappointing loss to seventh-seed Brown in the ECAC semifinals, the … Continue reading

Top-seeded Quinnipiac defeated by Brown 4-0 in ECAC Semifinals

By Marc Schwartz, QBSN Co-Director Atlantic City, N.J. – In their first ECAC tournament semifinals appearance since 2007, the top-seeded Quinnipiac Bobcats fell to the seventh-seeded Brown Bears, 4-0, Friday afternoon. The Bobcats (26-6-6) were never able to get themselves established against a Bears squad that was out to prove they could play with the … Continue reading

Faces of the Bank

Athlete of the Week: Kevin Bui

By Kevin Noonan, QBSN Staff Writer Senior Kevin Bui (Edmonton, Alb.) has earned this week’s QBSN Athlete of the Week honors in propelling the men’s ice hockey team past the Cornell Big Red in the ECAC Quarterfinals. In the second overtime of game three, Bui scored the series-winning goal to give the Bobcats a 3-2 … Continue reading

A dream becomes a reality

By Kevin Noonan, QBSN Staff Writer Just 24 hours after clinching the final automatic bid to the NCAA tournament, the question of who the Quinnipiac women’s basketball team was going to face in the first round was finally answered. The Bobcats only had to wait about 15 minutes into the selection show on ESPN to … Continue reading

Bui notches game-winner in dramatic, double overtime

By Marty Joseph, QBSN Staff Writer In a dramatic Game 3 of its ECAC Quarterfinal series, the Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team defeated the Cornell Big Red, 3-2 in double overtime. Kevin Bui netted the game-winner at 14 minutes into the second overtime period to send the Bobcats to the ECAC Semifinals. Bui received a … Continue reading

Bobcats look to dance after winning NEC Championship

By Kevin Noonan, QBSN Staff Writer As the final seconds ticked off the clock, there was a sense of redemption and excitement amongst the Quinnipiac women’s basketball team as it defeated Saint Francis University 72-33 to win the Northeast Conference championship. “The final seconds took forever in my mind. My assistant kept saying to me, … Continue reading

Bobcat Bullets: Women’s basketball eyes NEC title

By Kevin Noonan, QBSN Staff Writer With a Northeast Conference championship and a bid to the NCAA tournament on the line, the top-seeded Quinnipiac Bobcats host fourth-seeded Saint Francis Red Flash on Sunday in Hamden.  The Red Flash have won 11 NEC championships in their history, while the Bobcats are headed to the championship game … Continue reading

Stroke of luck; Ketcheson’s beginning in golf

By Brian Farrell, QBSN Staff Writer Growing up in Manitoba, Kayla Ketcheson was more accustomed to the Happy Gilmore club that resembles a hockey stick than the putter she uses now. But today the senior captain can’t help but be amazed at where she ended up. “I look back and I can’t picture my 16-year-old … Continue reading

No. 1 Bobcats dominate Big Red to force Game 3

By Tommy Sullivan, QBSN Staff Writer In a do or die game, the Quinnipiac Bobcats soundly dismantled the Cornell Big Red, 10-0 to stay alive in the ECAC Conference Tournament Quarterfinals. Leading the way for the Bobcats were Dan Federico (four assists), Kellen Jones, Travis St. Denis (two goals, one assist each), and Ben Arnt … Continue reading

Bobcats fall just short against Hartford

By Marty Joseph, QBSN Staff Writer The Quinnipiac men’s lacrosse team (3-2, 0-0 NEC) dropped its second consecutive game of the season on Saturday, 11-10 against the Hartford Hawks (2-3, 0-0 AE). Goalkeeper Gill Conners had 20 saves in the losing effort. Basil Kostaras and Brendan Wilbur led the offense with three points each.  Hartford’s … Continue reading

Bobcats look to rebound in Game 2 against Cornell

By Tommy Sullivan, QBSN Staff Writer The Quinnipiac Bobcats and Cornell Big Red will face off in Game 2 of the ECAC Conference Tournament Quarterfinals on Saturday March 16 at the TD Bank Sports Center. The Big Red got the best of the Bobcats in Game 1, winning by a score of 3-2. Boston Bruins … Continue reading

Bobcat Bullets: Men’s lacrosse vs. Hartford

By Marty Joseph, QBSN Staff Writer The Quinnipiac men’s lacrosse team (3-1, 0-0 NEC) will play host to in-state rival Hartford (1-3, 0-0 AE) on Saturday at noon. The Bobcats head into Saturday looking to get back on track after losing for the first time in the young season to Providence last time out. The … Continue reading

Isles leads Big Red to 1-0 series lead, Cornell wins 3-2.

  By Rob Ciambra, QBSN Staff Writer After a first-round sweep of Princeton, the Cornell Big Red continued its success with a 3-2 first game win against the No. 1 Bobcats at the TD Bank Sports Center for game one of the ECAC quarterfinals. The physicality began immediately.  Less than 10 seconds in, Kellen Jones … Continue reading

Bobcats advance to NEC Championship

By Gilbert A. Celaya, QBSN Staff Writer The No. 1 seeded Quinnipiac women’s basketball team defeated the No. 6 seeded Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers, 63-56, in a highly energized NEC semifinal game on Wednesday night at the TD Bank Sports Center. This was third time that both teams have faced one another in the NEC … Continue reading

No. 1 Bobcats take on Big Red in ECAC playoffs

By Rob Ciambra, QBSN Staff Writer After a first round bye, the Quinnipiac Bobcats men’s hockey team will take on Cornell for a three game series in the second round of the ECAC Playoffs beginning Friday, March 15 at the TD Bank Sports Center. The Big Red, ranked ninth in the ECAC, swept the first round at … Continue reading

Quinnipiac Bobcats face Mount St. Mary’s in semis

By Gilbert A. Celaya, QBSN Staff Writer The top seeded Quinnipiac Bobcats will play the sixth seeded Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers in the NEC Semifinals on Wednesday night.  Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. at the TD Bank Sports Center. The teams have faced each other in the NEC tournament twice before, with QU knocking … Continue reading

Bobcats blowout Bulldogs, advance to NEC semifinals

By Kevin Noonan, QBSN Staff Writer From the opening tip to the final buzzer, the Quinnipiac Bobcats dominated the Bryant Bulldogs en route to the Northeast Conference Quarterfinal victory 79-55. The Bobcats went on a 14-0 run to start the game after Bryant took a 2-0 lead, then had another 10-0 run to make it … Continue reading

Athlete of the Week: Kyra Ochwat

By Kevin Noonan, QBSN Staff Writer Sophomore Kyra Ochwat (Farmingdale, N.Y) has earned this week’s QBSN Athlete of the Week honors for her performance in the opening week of the women’s lacrosse season. In the first three games of the season, Ochwat has compiled a team-leading 12 goals and 14 points, is second on the … Continue reading

The Bobcat Bulletin, March 4th 2013

Here is the link to the February edition of The Bobcat Bulletin. The Bobcat Bulletin is the monthly bulletin produced by the Quinnipiac Bobcats Sports Network. QBSN is the student-run brodcasting organization at Quinnipiac University.

Bobcats unable to complete comeback, fall to Saints in ECAC Quarterfinals.

By Peter Rossi, QBSN Staff Writer The Quinnipiac Bobcats women’s ice hockey team hoped that securing home ice would allow them to make a deep run in the ECAC playoffs. The only problem was that it ran into a team who wanted redemption for losing that very same home ice opportunity in the Saint Lawrence … Continue reading

Bobcat Bullets: QU and St. Lawrence ready for Game 3 showdown

By Peter Rossi, QBSN Staff Writer Last Time out: The Quinnipiac Bobcats women’s ice hockey team evened its ECAC Quarterfinals series with the St. Lawrence University Saints at one game apiece with junior Amanda Colin’s goal just about halfway through the third overtime period, lifting Quinnipiac to the 3-2 victory.  It was also Colin’s second … Continue reading

Colin scores triple-overtime game-winner, forces third game

  By Thomas Albanese, QBSN Staff Writer   The Quinnipiac women’s hockey team forces a winner-take-all game three after Amanda Colin scored the game-winning goal taking the 3-2 triple-overtime win. After losing 1-0 in overtime against St. Lawrence in the first game, the Quinnipiac women’s hockey team needed to respond against the Saints to avoid … Continue reading

Bobcats struggle in loss to Huskies

By Kevin Noonan, QBSN Staff Writer For the second straight game, the Quinnipiac Bobcats’ defense struggled to keep the opposing team off the board, and UConn defeated Quinnipiac 20-6 in non-conference women’s lacrosse action. The speed of UConn’s attack and defenders was too much to handle for the Bobcats as they could not get past … Continue reading

Bobcat Bullets: Women’s Ice Hockey Attempts to Avoid Elimination

By Thomas Albanese, QBSN Staff Writer The Quinnipiac women’s ice hockey team did not fair well in the first game of the ECAC Quarterfinals against St. Lawrence University as it suffered a tough 1-0 overtime loss. Both teams failed to score through the first three periods of regulation and the Saints ultimately put a goal … Continue reading

Bobcat Bullets: Women’s lacrosse to battle UConn

By Kevin Noonan, QBSN Staff Writer After dropping the season opener to Yale 19-12, Quinnipiac (0-1) has to face another tough test to start the season in the UConn Huskies (2-0) on Saturday at noon. The Bobcats gave up six goals in the first 6:31 of the game to fall behind early, but were able … Continue reading

Saints take first game in overtime

By Marty Joseph, QBSN Staff Writer The St. Lawrence Saints knocked off the women’s ice hockey team 1-0 in overtime on Friday night. Kayla Raniwsky scored the lone goal of the contest in the first overtime to give the Saints the win and the lead in the best of three series. Jackie Wand chipped the … Continue reading

Bobcat Bullets: Women’s hockey hosts St. Lawrence in ECAC Quarterfinals

By Marty Joseph, QBSN Staff Writer Following a four-point weekend on the road in the final week of the regular season the women’s ice hockey team will host the team it jumped in the ECAC standings for the fourth overall seed, the Saint Lawrence Saints. The Bobcats played well down the stretch posting a 7-1-2 … Continue reading

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