Rising UFC Star Paves His Way to Success In and Out of the Ring
Mar25

Rising UFC Star Paves His Way to Success In and Out of the Ring

It’s 6:00 a.m. and while many people in his town of Uniondale, New York are still fast asleep, Aljamain Sterling is up to start his day. He drives over to Uniondale High School where he teaches part-time until school is dismissed around 2:30 p.m.  At 3 p.m., he heads over to the school gymnasium to coach varsity wrestling before jetting out at 6 p.m. to make it to a jiu-jitsu or sparring class. And if he hasn’t crashed yet, he attends...

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Two SUNY Schools Warm Up for Frozen Four Appearance
Mar21

Two SUNY Schools Warm Up for Frozen Four Appearance

Two SUNY schools are set to battle for an opportunity to play for the NCAA Division III National Championship tonight at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston, Maine. The two New York Schools will be facing off against two teams from Wisconsin in an inter-state battle as SUNY Geneseo meets St. Norbert University and SUNY Oswego goes up against UW-Stevens Point. Both SUNY teams’ seasons are already being hailed as major...

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Two SUNY Teams Headed to March Madness
Mar15

Two SUNY Teams Headed to March Madness

The University at Albany Men and Women will be represented in the 2014 NCAA Basketball Tournament. The State University of New York is once again sending two basketball teams to the NCAA Tournament, or March Madness. For the second year in a row, the University at Albany Men’s and Women’s Basketball Teams are both slated to compete in the fierce bracket-style contest that takes place across the United States in March and...

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University at Albany’s Lacrosse Trailblazers Can’t Be Stopped
Mar11

University at Albany’s Lacrosse Trailblazers Can’t Be Stopped

They say the family that plays together, stays together. This just might be the case for the three family members on the University of Albany’s Men’s Lacrosse Team that are shaking up the world of college lacrosse. Brothers Lyle and Miles Thompson and their cousin, Ty Thompson, make up the famous ‘Thompson Trio’ and are stopping at no means to bring the Great Danes to great heights. On March 8, the University at Albany dominated...

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The University at Albany’s ‘Thompson Trio’ & Co. in GIFs
Mar10

The University at Albany’s ‘Thompson Trio’ & Co. in GIFs

The University at Albany Men’s Lacrosse Team is one of the most prolific lacrosse teams in the nation. Emerging as a true force in the 2013 season, led by the top-scoring ‘Thompson Trio’ of brothers Miles and Lyle and cousin Ty Thompson, the team has returned this season with a finished design. In March 2014, The New York Times profiled the family following the three being named to the ‘watch list’ for...

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6-Year-Old’s ‘Wish’ Granted by College Hockey Team
Mar05

6-Year-Old’s ‘Wish’ Granted by College Hockey Team

  All he wanted was a PlayStation 4 — what he got was a night all about him, one he’ll never forget. A year and a half into his battle with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), 6-year-old Plattsburgh resident Matthew Wood had his dreams come true last Friday night thanks to the collaboration between the Northeast New York chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the SUNY Plattsburgh men’s hockey team. Matthew’s special day began...

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