The Quinnipiac Chronicle

Quinnipiac volleyball swept out of California

Tim O'Donnell

August 27, 2011

After a rough 2010 season that saw the team finish 6-24 and, at one point, need to borrow players from other Bobcat teams, the Quinnipiac volleyball team kicked off its season with a trip out west for the Loyola Marymount Invit...

The mechanics of a no-hitter

Tim O'Donnell

April 12, 2011

Quinnipiac pitcher Kyle Birdsall threw the first no-hitter in program history, striking out a career-high 12. He was perfect through five innings, but ran into some trouble in the sixth. Birdsall got two quick outs but then walked...

Playoff Preview: Rookies to factor in first round

Tim O'Donnell

February 24, 2011

For the second straight year, the Quinnipiac women’s ice hockey team is headed to the playoffs. After finishing their best regular season in program history, collecting 20 wins for the first time, the Bobcats secured the fifth...

Men’s ice hockey ties Brown

Tim O'Donnell

February 19, 2011

With just less than three minutes left in overtime, Quinnipiac had a power play to try and win the game. Instead, an errant pass led to a breakaway for Brown. But Zach Hansen, in a last-ditch defensive effort, tripped Harry Zo...

Men’s basketball avenges collapse

Tim O'Donnell

February 17, 2011

The last time Quinnipiac squared off with Bryant, it resulted in one of the biggest collapses in recent memory. A 23-point lead for the Bobcats was squandered away as the Bulldogs came back to win 69-61 in Hamden. And with...

MR. CLUTCH: Johnson scores eight points in final 1:38 to give Bobcats the win [Slideshow]

Tim O'Donnell

December 4, 2010

Down four with 1:38 left, James Johnson scored the next eight points for the Bobcats, including back-to-back threes, to lead the Bobcats to a 77-75 come from behind victory over Mount St. Mary’s. The junior guard, who...

Women’s ice hockey blanks Colgate, 4-0

Tim O'Donnell

November 19, 2010

Just less than three weeks ago, Colgate handed the women's ice hockey team its first two-loss weekend of the season, defeating the Bobcats 2-1 in overtime in Hamden, Conn. But the Bobcats returned the favor Friday afternoon in...

Babstock’s hat trick lifts women’s ice hockey over Harvard

Tim O'Donnell

November 13, 2010

When Kelly Babstock entered the TD Bank Sports Center Friday night, she was tied with Ohio State’s Laura McIntosh for the nation’s lead in points. When she left, she not only registered her first career hat trick but also...

Top of the line

Tim O'Donnell

October 26, 2010

Growing up in Montrose, British Columbia, there was never a doubt that Kellen and Connor Jones, the twin sons of Loretta and Terry Jones, would play hockey. Terry played for the Portland Winterhawks of the Western Hockey League...

‘Cats can’t sweep blistering Buckeyes [Video]

Tim O'Donnell

October 10, 2010

One year after sweeping the Ohio State Buckeyes in Columbus, Ohio, the Bobcats were looking to repeat the sweep in Hamden on Saturday.  But it wasn’t to be. One night after beating the Buckeyes, the Bobcats fell 4-0. “Our compete level was mediocre,” head coach Rand Pecknold said. ...

Four different scorers help women’s soccer win conference-opener [Video & slideshow]

Tim O'Donnell

September 27, 2010

Tremendous defensive pressure early in the second half helped the women’s soccer team score two goals early in the half as it defeated Northeast Conference rival Central Connecticut State University 4-2 Sunday. Sophomore midfielder Jillian Strassner was the key difference maker in the conference-opener, scoring a goal to break a 2-2 tie early in the second half to give the Bobcats a lead they would not relinquish. The Bobca...