By Jamie Magone: If you were asked who is leading all of Division I baseball in batting average, you might immediately start guessing that it’s a player who goes to a school down south like Coastal Carolina or Louisiana State University or out west at the University of Southern California. You would be wrong. Niagara… Continue reading Student Athlete Profile: Greg Cullen
The Niagara Power will be taking the field this summer for the first time in three years. The team was bought by Niagara University's School of Hospitality and Management, and has been revitalizing the Power for the past . President of the Power and Sport Management Professor Patrick Tutka said bringing the Power back to… Continue reading After three years of darkness, the Power is back on
Photo courtesy of Ryan M. Sullivan Throughout the past three decades, if not more, the sense was that being home in a sports game gave you an advantage, no matter the extent. Whether one is a novice fan, or a lifelong fan, the argument has always been there - fans want their team to play… Continue reading Home Field Advantage: A Baseball Thing
By: Breanne Guevara Victoria Rampado has officially become the G.O.A.T for the women’s basketball program at Niagara University. Currently in her fifth year at NU, Rampado has made a name for herself from the moment she stepped on the court. Rampado is tied for fifth place for the most rebounds making history during the Monmouth game… Continue reading Victoria Rampado the G.O.A.T
The Bills have had quite an impressive offseason. Here’s a look at some of the moves they have made. Signing DT Star Lotuleilei: B+ The Bills signed DT Star Lotuleilei to a five-year contract worth $50 million. Lotuleilei,who spent the previous five seasons with the Carolina Panthers, is the Bills most expensive free agent signing this… Continue reading Grading the Bills’ offseason moves
By Ryan Sullivan LEWISTON, N.Y. – Niagara University has a storied history in terms of alumni, academics and sports. All of those three areas have changed over the years and, in that, so have the jerseys. Niagara is a school that is associated with purple of course, but we also have had times where silver,… Continue reading Niagara University Jerseys: Changes?
Baseball After a 24-24 finish last season, the Purple Eagles will look to build on a program that this season includes a balance of 12 freshmen and 8 seniors. Key Players: On the mound – Cody Eckerson (R-Sr.), Zack Kolodziejski (Sr.), Matt Brash (So.), Nate Mascellino (So.) and Alex Mackinnon (So.). “Our pitching staff is… Continue reading Baseball and Softball preview