The Quinnipiac Chronicle

The Beautiful Game

Daniel Brennan

October 24, 2012

Looking back on it now, Quinnipiac’s women’s soccer head coach Dave Clarke can’t help but crack a smile. It was 1988 and for the first time ever, Ireland, Clarke’s native land, had qualified for the European soccer championships....

Quinnipiac loses to Robert Morris, falls to second in NEC

Daniel Brennan

February 27, 2012

The Quinnipiac women’s basketball team will not be heading back to the drawing board but may be headed back to the gym for more repetitions. In Saturday’s 72-62 loss to Robert Morris, the Bobcats shot 32 percent from the...

Quinnipiac looks for redemption vs. Colonials

Daniel Brennan

February 22, 2012

Imagine a fire that continues to die and retreat into strands of smoke as the last few pieces of kindling burn slowly. Now imagine the fire and its wild, uncontrollable nature after dumping gasoline on the growing flames. In...

Quinnipiac men’s basketball falls to Wagner

Daniel Brennan

January 29, 2012

Giving up an offensive rebound in the final minute seems out of the realm of possibility to the Quinnipiac Bobcats, who rank second in the nation in rebounds per game at 43.7. However, with the score notched up at 50, Wagner’s...

Quinnipiac women’s basketball comeback falls short

Daniel Brennan

November 13, 2011

A comeback attempt from the Quinnipiac women’s basketball team in Friday’s season-opener fell just short as visiting James Madison escaped with an 81-73 victory.JMU led by 22 points over half-way through the second half but let the Bobcats come all the way back, cutting the score by one.  The ...

Men’s hoops to rely on returners

Daniel Brennan

October 26, 2011

Great teams in college basketball don’t rebuild, they reload. That being said, it is no easy task to find success after a major team transformation. That may be an understatement for the Quinnipiac Bobcats, who got an extreme...

Quinnipiac women’s volleyball sweeps Saint Francis (N.Y.)

Daniel Brennan

October 24, 2011

The Quinnipiac women’s volleyball team picked up their third Northeast Conference win of the season on Sunday, beating St. Francis (N.Y.) in straight sets (27-25, 26-24, and 25-23). The Bobcats trailed the Terriers (1-26, 0...

Daniels, Bobcats win NEC matchup in OT

Daniel Brennan

October 7, 2011

Two straight overtime losses was not an option for the Quinnipiac Men’s soccer team on Friday.  Bobcats junior forward Will Daniels took matters into his own hands scoring just two minutes into the first overtime period, givi...

Quinnipiac volleyball earns first conference win

Daniel Brennan

October 2, 2011

The Quinnipiac women’s volleyball team picked up a 3-2 victory over St. Francis (NY), holding off a Terrier comeback attempt on Saturday in Burt Kahn Court.  The win was the Bobcats first in Northeast Conference (NEC) play...

Expectations high for men’s basketball

Daniel Brennan

November 9, 2010

After a heartbreaking two-point loss at home to Robert Morris in the Northeast Conference Championship game last season, Quinnipiac opens this season as the unanimous pick to win the conference, according to a coaches’ poll...

UConn Invitational: Mikkelson, Kwei fall in finals

Daniel Brennan

September 28, 2010

The team of senior Brian Mikkelson and junior James Kwei took second place in Flight A doubles, losing in the championship match of the UConn Invitational, which took place Friday and Saturday. Sophomore Chris Nelson finished...