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Making the Best of a Second Chance

April 15, 2014 by Editor in Saints Corner with 0 Comments

By Jarrel Harris ’14 As someone who has overcome adversity in almost every possible way, Antonia Edwards never takes for granted what it means to take the mound for the Siena Softball team. Growing up with dreams of playing Division I softball, Edwards almost saw her dreams dashed when she battled Lyme disease and mononucleosis […]

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Gage-Ing His Success

April 15, 2014 by Editor in Saints Corner with 0 Comments

After Summer on the Cape Junior Southpaw Hopes to Guide Siena to MAAC Title By Jarrel Harris ’14 Matt Gage ’15 earned MAAC First Team honors in 2013 after starting 14 games and setting a school record with 88 strikeouts (surpassing Siena Hall of Famer and New York Mets pitcher John Lannan `06). He then […]

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New SienaSaints.com Offers Interactive Social Experience

January 3, 2014 by Editor in Saints Corner with 0 Comments

Siena athletics recently debuted the redesigned SienaSaints.com. The official cyberspace home of the Saints features a sharp new design and a cutting edge social media hub where fans can become part of the conversation by using the hashtag: #SienaSaints. “The main goal with the new site was to give users the information they wanted in […]

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Graduation Rates Continue to Rank with Nation’s Elite

January 3, 2014 by Editor in Saints Corner with 0 Comments

By Jason Rich ’98 For the ninth straight year, Siena student athletes out-performed their Division I peers in the classroom by a wide margin. Using the most recent data released in October the NCAA’s Graduation Success Rate (GSR) report, student athletes who entered Siena as freshmen in 2006 graduated from college at a 93% clip, […]

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Maloney Athletic Challenge is Paying Off

January 3, 2014 by Editor in Saints Corner with 0 Comments

By Mark Adam Four Siena teams – men’s basketball, men’s lacrosse, women’s lacrosse and women’s soccer – hit their annual $25,000 fundraising goals and have each received an additional $5,000 as part of the Maloney Athletic Challenge. That money can be used by the teams for recruiting, team travel, equipment, apparel and other program costs. […]

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Young Guns

January 3, 2014 by Editor in Saints Corner with 0 Comments

By Jason Rich ’98 The Siena men’s basketball team has a completely new look, and that’s not a bad thing. The future rests in the inimitable hands of Jimmy Patsos. The Saints’ new leader laughed and cried during an animated April 3 press conference and pep rally as he formally assumed control of a job he […]

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Enhancing the Student Athlete Experience

August 23, 2013 by Editor in Saints Corner with 0 Comments

By Lori Jancik Siena’s student athletes routinely achieve success in varsity sports competitions, but they’re also mindful that there is life after college. Despite their packed schedules, they know it is imperative that they show prospective employers that they’re leaders not only on the field, on the court or in the pool but in other […]

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Dog Bites

August 23, 2013 by Editor in Saints Corner with 0 Comments

 

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Spring Maker

August 23, 2013 by Editor in Saints Corner with 0 Comments

By Jarrel Harris ‘14 Most college students head south for the beaches over spring break, but freshman volleyball player Erin Bies ’16 found herself on dirt roads in the slums of Africa. Erin traveled with her parents and sister Julie to Ethiopia for a service trip with Operation Hearts and Home, a nonprofit organization that provides […]

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Siena Basketball Visits Adopted Schools

April 8, 2013 by Editor in Saints Corner with 0 Comments

By Mike Demos The men’s and women’s basketball teams recently visited 10 Capital Region schools as part of the BlueShield of Northeastern New York Saints in the Community Adopt-A-School program. The student athletes preached the value of hard work, good academics and a healthy lifestyle. The Saints visited Brighter Choice School for Boys, Brighter Choice […]

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