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Danes can’t comeback enough

STONY BROOK, NY -– The UAlbany women’s lacrosse team made a valiant comeback attempt in the final minutes with a 4-0 run, but fell at Stony Brook 14-12 in the America East title game, Sunday afternoon. Down 14-8, UAlbany (12-5) rallied…

Danes to dance again in NCAA Tournament

ALBANY, NY –- A year after being upset in the conference semifinals, the #6/5 1-seed UAlbany men’s lacrosse team put together one of most dominant tournaments in America East history, taking down 3-seed Binghamton 20-8 in the final to earn…

UAlbany lacrosse grabs comeback win over Yale

ALBANY, N.Y. – Down four in the fourth quarter, the #5/5 UAlbany men’s lacrosse team roared back with a game-ending 5-0 run vs. #12/11 Yale, with Mitch Laffin netting the winner with 34 seconds left, to grab a 13-12 victory at Tom &…

Fairfield sweeps Siena baseball in doubleheader

LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. – Fairfield starters John Signore and Gavin Wallace combined to allow just one run over 15 innings to pitch the defending MAAC Champions and current league frontrunners to a doubleheader sweep at Siena Field. The Stags…

Nolan, Pierce Combine to Two-Hit Holy Cross

Sophomore pitcher John Nolan and freshman hurler Matt Pierce combined to throw the 17th two-hitter in Siena Baseball history in the Saints’ 8-3 win at Holy Cross. Junior second baseman Jordan Bishop and sophomore third baseman Brian Kelly…

Vecchione, Foo earn All-USCHO honors

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.--–Former Union College forward Mike Vecchione '17 and junior forward Spencer Foo each added another accomplishment to their decorated resumes on Monday, as both received All-USCHO honors. Vecchione, who was tabbed as a…

Saints fall short against Fordham

LOUDONVILLE– Fordham scored four runs in the third, and pulled away with a three-run sixth to top Siena Baseball 11-3 in non-conference action Tuesday afternoon at Siena Field. Siena sophomores Matt Hamel and junior Dan Lowndes each tallied…

Albany Dutchmen get new digs for 2017

ALBANY -- As 518 Sports exclusively reported in February, the Albany Dutchmen will not return to downtown this season and will call Siena Field their home, the team confirmed in a release Wednesday. The Dutchmen who compete in the Perfect…

POLLS: UAlbany Men’s Lacrosse on the rise

ALBANY -- Riding an eight-game winning streak, the University at Albany men’s lacrosse team has gone up one spot to No. 7 in each the USILA Coaches Poll and the Inside Lacrosse Media Poll. UAlbany was at #8 in each the coaches and media…

Manhattan Baseball snaps Siena’s hot streak

FISHKILL -- Manhattan's Brendan Bisset delivered a walk-off, two-out RBI single in the bottom of the ninth as Manhattan salvaged the weekend with a 5-4 win in the series finale over the Siena College Baseball team at Dutchess Stadium in…