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Ethan McCoy

Sports Columnist

Articles by Ethan McCoy (79)


Elis outlast Bruno in quadruple overtime

April 16, 2012 Comments are Disabled

It took four periods of overtime for the men’s lacrosse team and Yale to settle the score at Stevenson Field Friday night.

The Bears take a moment for a photo with Spanish club Rayo Vallecano.


Vamos a España: Bruno faces pro clubs on tour

April 9, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Over Spring Break, the men’s soccer team took to the field against players from the storied La Liga club, taking its professional opponents off guard with a 2-0 win.

Jack Hayes will take over as athletic director starting next academic year.

Sports, University News

Hofstra athletic director to replace Goldberger

April 6, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Jack Hayes was announced as the University’s new director of athletics at a ceremonial press conference in the Joukowsky Room of the Pizzitola Center.

Rob Schlesinger’s ’12 two goals were the only bright spots in the Bears’ 13-2 loss.


No. 13 Princeton halts Bears in their tracks

April 2, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The men’s lacrosse team had a busy spring break, playing three games in three states, with two of the contests against nationally-ranked opponents.


Bears suffer ‘heartbreaking’ loss to Crimson in Ivy opener

March 20, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The men’s lacrosse team traded goals all night in a back-and-forth contest with Harvard in Cambridge Saturday.


Hartford Hawks crush Bears

March 9, 2012 Comments are Disabled

When co-captain Rob Schlesinger ’12 fired home the first shot of the game to put the men’s lacrosse team on top of Hartford 1-0 only 43 seconds in, it looked as if it might be another long day for the previously winless Hawks. But Hartford (1-3) had other plans, controlling the game for the remaining 59 minutes and handing the Bears (1-2) a deflating 20-6 defeat at Meister-Kavan Field Wednesday afternoon.


Seniors sign with Bruins

March 9, 2012 Comments are Disabled

Men’s ice hockey assistant captain Bobby Farnham ’12 and goalie Mike Clemente ’12 will not have to move far off College Hill to take the next step in their playing careers. Farnham and Clemente signed amateur tryout agreements this week with the Providence Bruins, the American Hockey League affiliate of the Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins and will be on the roster for the Bruins’ remaining 16 games this season.


No time to relax: No. 6 UMass too much to handle

March 5, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The men’s lacrosse team put up a fight Saturday but ultimately did not have enough to overtake No. 6 University of Massachusetts  at Meister-Kavan Field. The undefeated Minutemen (4-0) never trailed, scoring twice in the opening few minutes and displaying a skilled attack and staunch defensive backline en route to a 12-7 win.


Laxers’ win spurs hopes for strong season

March 2, 2012 Comments are Disabled

While Wednesday’s snow flurries were a reminder that this mild winter is not going anywhere quite yet, the men’s lacrosse team has already kicked off the spring with a 12-7 win last Sunday over Quinnipiac.


Squad makes playoffs for first time since 2006

February 27, 2012 Comments are Disabled

The women’s hockey team’s season came to a close this weekend after the Bears were twice downed by No. 3 Cornell in Ithaca in the first round of the ECAC playoffs. Ivy champion the Big Red (28-3, 20-2) will now move on to the next round while Bruno (8-16-7, 5-13-4) heads home. But a pair of losses to one of the top teams in the nation fails to put an accurate meter on the strides the squad made this year — in Head Coach Amy Bourbeau’s first season at the helm, the Bears made the conference playoffs for the first time since 2006.