Spring is right around the corner, which means the collegiate wrestling championship season is upon us. Hofstra will wrestle in the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association (EIWA) Championships March 3 and 4 at Bucknell University. The EIWA is a premiere wrestling conference in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and will qualify 43 wrestlers to the […]
By Gio Annatelli — STAFF WRITER Just 14 seconds into overtime, Josh Byrne netted his fifth goal of the game to give 12th-ranked Hofstra the 11-10 victory over their longtime foes Princeton at Shuart Stadium on Saturday. “I’m so proud … I cannot put it into words that do it justice,” Hofstra head coach Seth […]
By Mike Rudin – SPORTS EDITOR The Hofstra Pride wrestling team entered Madison Square Garden for the fourth annual Grapple at the Garden on Sunday. The Pride lost back-to-back dual meets to Princeton University, 33-9, then to University of Maryland, 24-13. “The effort level wasn’t enough, we got out-toughed. [But] we had some bright spots,” […]
By Nick Mazzarella – STAFF WRITER Hofstra men’s basketball head coach Joe Mihalich knows a thing or two about graduate transfers – remember Dion Nesmith and Zeke Upshaw? Six months ago, Pride fans learned that Mihalich landed another one when he announced the addition of Denton Koon. The 6-foot-8-inch forward played at Princeton for three seasons […]
NOTE: If there are issues with the gallery loading/filling the screen correctly, refresh! Hofstra Pride Volleyball swept their weekend at their home Hofstra/Asics Invitational on Friday and Saturday. Wins against Princeton and Hartford came with some ease, while their comeback win vs. FGCU was one of the best in recent program history.
By Mike Rudin – Sports Editor The remaining seven out-of-conference match ups the Pride will face consist of one major local rival followed by two key invitational meets. That seven-match stretch will ultimately test their ability to win, display the team’s strengths/weaknesses and it’ll determine how the Pride will do for the rest of the season. […]
By Sean Williams – STAFF WRITER The Hofstra men’s lacrosse team must be experiencing bad flashbacks after a 14-12 road loss to Princeton University this Saturday. The game drops the Pride to 0-2 on the season after a home opener loss to Marquette – the exact start that the 2014 squad had as it stumbled out […]