Engel proves to be a catalyst for women’s soccer
Sep06

Engel proves to be a catalyst for women’s soccer

When looking at the stat sheet for the Seton Hall women’s soccer team, Izzy Engel’s name may not immediately jump out at you. The sophomore midfielder from Crescent, Pa., has yet to register a goal or assist so far this season, but her impact on the team’s newfound success cannot be understated. The Pirates, currently 2-3-1, have relied on Engel heavily to control play from the center of the pitch. Through the team’s first six games,...

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Lindberg works overtime to achieve “the only option”: winning
Sep06

Lindberg works overtime to achieve “the only option”: winning

SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. – Extra time, tie game, on a late night, the last Friday before the start of classes, surrounded by the forest and mountains of West Point, N.Y. In so many ways, it was the end of the line: the conclusion to the match, the culmination of a long day, the goodbye to vacation. But, it was in fact the start: the very beginning of a new era in Seton Hall men’s soccer. Following six tumultuous losing seasons under Gerson...

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Veteran Thelen ready to lead SHU Volleyball in 2018
Sep06

Veteran Thelen ready to lead SHU Volleyball in 2018

Entering her fourth season at Seton Hall, senior captain Abby Thelen knows how vital veteran leadership can be for a team. One of five seniors on this year’s women’s volleyball squad, Thelen is eager to share her experience and knowledge with some of her younger teammates. “We have a lot of seniors this year, so I think all of us seniors need to lead the team really well,” Thelen said. “This isn’t new to us, so we need to be really...

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Seton Hall opens refueling station for student athletes
Sep06

Seton Hall opens refueling station for student athletes

This past summer, Seton Hall opened a refueling station for its student-athletes in the lower level of the Richie Regan Recreation and Athletic Center. The station provides student-athletes with a convenient way to eat healthy between classes and practices, as they are constantly on the go from the crack of dawn. The summer was the perfect time for the refueling station project to get underway, as the department finally had the...

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Recruiting becomes a global endeavor for men’s golf
Sep06

Recruiting becomes a global endeavor for men’s golf

Played in over 200 countries according to Forbes, golf has proven to be a global sport, and the Seton Hall men’s golf roster reflects just that. Four U.S. states, three foreign countries, and the Isle of Man are all represented on the current nine-man team. Recruiting all over the country and the world poses a unique challenge for college coaches, but Pirates head coach Clay White has found an excellent source of talent on an island...

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Pirates come up short against Monmouth
Sep04

Pirates come up short against Monmouth

The Seton Hall women’s soccer team was unable to generate much offense on Monday night, eventually falling to in-state rival Monmouth by a final score of 1-0. The lone goal in the contest came off a header from Monmouth attacker Maddie Gibson in the 19th minute. The score came off a cross from outside the box, with Gibson fighting for position and dishing it over Pirate goalie Anna MacLean into the bottom right slot of the net to...

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Harrigan lifts Pirates over Quinnipiac with late goal
Aug30

Harrigan lifts Pirates over Quinnipiac with late goal

Thanks to a 73rd-minute header from sophomore midfielder Cassy Harrigan, Seton Hall improved to 2-2 on the year with a 1-0 road victory over Quinnipiac on Wednesday night. Throughout the night, Seton Hall dominated possession and out-shot Quinnipiac 19-7, but the Pirates were unable to break through until the later stages of the game. A corner kick from senior Lauren Garcia did the trick, though, as Garcia’s beautifully played...

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Pirates stay perfect thanks to late-game heroics from McKenzie
Aug29

Pirates stay perfect thanks to late-game heroics from McKenzie

The Seton Hall men’s soccer team remained perfect on the season with a 2-1 victory at Central Connecticut State University on Tuesday night. The win puts the team at 2-0 under first-year head coach Andreas Lindberg and is Seton Hall’s best start to a season since 2008. The Pirates jumped on the board first with a goal in the 19th minute by Martin Storesund off a through ball up the left side from Alex Pozesky. Nine minutes...

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Pirates fall to Stony Brook in close contest
Aug26

Pirates fall to Stony Brook in close contest

The Seton Hall women’s soccer team failed to come away victorious against Stony Brook University on Sunday afternoon, dropping the match by a final score of 1-0. Both the Pirates and Seawolves battled for each opportunity within the 18 in the tight-knit affair. Despite the first half going without a score, the match was anything but stale. With the head official choosing to swallow his whistle, the first 45 minutes were full of...

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Thelen, Koska dominate at Blue & White Classic
Aug25

Thelen, Koska dominate at Blue & White Classic

Seton Hall volleyball opened its season this weekend at the Blue and White Classic hosted by the University of Buffalo, going 2-1 on the weekend with strong performances from veterans Abby Thelen and Caitlin Koska. In the first game of the weekend, the Pirates faced North Dakota State University. The Hall was never able to grab a lead in the first set, as North Dakota scored five straight points to open a 14-7 lead. The Pirates...

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Seton Hall wins in double overtime thriller at West Point
Aug25

Seton Hall wins in double overtime thriller at West Point

The Seton Hall men’s soccer team opened its regular season slate with a thrilling 2-1 double-overtime victory over the Army Black Knights on Friday in West Point, N.Y. Both teams set the tone of the game early, as they traded shots and fouls throughout the first 15 minutes. Seton Hall was the first to draw blood, however, as forward CJ Tibbling netted the first goal of the season on a penalty kick towards the end of the 16th minute....

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Gonzalez penalty kick propels Women’s Soccer to first win of season
Aug23

Gonzalez penalty kick propels Women’s Soccer to first win of season

The Seton Hall women’s soccer team came out victorious, 1-0, for the first time this season as midfielder Eva Gonzalez converted a second-half penalty kick to lift the Pirates over Loyola University Maryland on Thursday night. Through the first half of play, both sides were nearly identical in terms of shots, corners and fouls. However, the stats do not tell the story of the attack-mindedness of Seton Hall from the start. Within the...

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