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MLB Postseason Preview: NLDS to provide exciting matchups

MLB Postseason Preview: NLDS to provide exciting matchups

Jack Breen | Staff Writer Oct. 3rd, 2019 The 2019 MLB Postseason is upon us. 10 teams will compete throughout the month of October to try to make it to the league’s 115th Fall Classic. The playoffs kicked off this Tuesday night as the Washington Nationals (93-69) hosted the Milwaukee Brewers (89-73) in the National […]

Fantasy Sports Edge: A look at Week 5

Fantasy Sports Edge: A look at Week 5

Jason Mignanelli | Staff Writer Don’t get me wrong, I fully expected to take criticism when I began attaching my name to fantasy football advice. I knew that one day I would tell you to sit a player and then that player would explode. I knew that when that day occurred I would simply have […]

Women’s soccer defeats VCU in overtime

Women’s soccer defeats VCU in overtime

James Leo | Staff Writer Sept. 26, 2019 An underdog heading into Sunday’s matchup against rival VCU (6-2-1, 0-1-1), the Duquesne women’s soccer team (3-2-2, 1-0-0) commenced this season’s conference slate with a convincing win. VCU has always been a viable opponent for Duquesne. In their last meeting, VCU got the better of Duquesne, and […]

Football beats Dayton, heads to UNH

Football beats Dayton, heads to UNH

Jack Breen | Staff Writer Sept. 26, 2019 After a 20-point loss to Youngstown State, the Dukes managed to pull off a win at Dayton this past Saturday by a score of 35-31. This win was Duquesne’s fourth consecutive victory against the Flyers. Mark Allen led the team in rushing with 201 scrimmage yards and […]

Fantasy Sports Edge: Tips for this weekend’s games

Fantasy Sports Edge: Tips for this weekend’s games

Jason Mignanelli | Staff Writer Sept. 26, 2019 Just as summer has come and gone, so too has Week 3 in the NFL. By now, most of you probably have a good idea of how your fantasy football team is looking. Many of you are pondering your draft mistakes and kicking yourselves for saying, “Patrick […]

WSOC routs YSU in final non-conference game

WSOC routs YSU in final non-conference game

James Leo | Staff Writer 9/19/2019 The Duquesne women’s soccer team (2-2-2) looked to gain positive momentum heading into the start of conference play. They got that and more in their last non-conference matchup against Youngstown State (2-5-1) on Sunday afternoon. Duquesne and Youngstown State have met on 10 previous occasions. In those games, The […]

Looking Down the Lines: CFB and NFL Predictions

Looking Down the Lines: CFB and NFL Predictions

Last time out: 1-4-1 overall, 0-3-1 CFB, 1-1 NFL. Season record: 3-8-1 overall, 2-6-1 CFB, 1-2 NFL. I need to turn this around. The issue, you see, isn’t that I’m losing a bunch of games, I’m just losing the games that I pick in here, and some of them are stupid. Maryland, you have to […]

Men’s soccer stays undefeated, beats Niagara

Men’s soccer stays undefeated, beats Niagara

Pat McTiernan | Staff Writer Sept. 12, 2019 A warm, late-summer breeze swept across the Bluff Tuesday night as the Duquesne men’s soccer team played host to the Purple Eagles of Niagara University. The sound of cicadas reverberated across the pitch as Niagara (1-3-0) took the opening kickoff with hopes of defeating Duquesne (3-0-1). The […]

Duquesne football dominant in opener

Duquesne football dominant in opener

Dom Ferro | Staff Writer Sept. 12, 2019 The Duquesne football team won their 12th straight home opener against the Walsh Cavaliers in a full showcase of the Dukes on Saturday evening. The Dukes won in convincing fashion, 44-3, to start the season undefeated at 1-0. The last time Duquesne took the field was in […]

Duquesne WBB unveils non-conference schedule

Duquesne WBB unveils non-conference schedule

David Borne | Sports Editor Sept. 12, 2019 Duquesne women’s basketball announced its 2019 non-conference schedule on Sept. 5. The Dukes will be playing a total of 13 games before getting into Atlantic 10 play. Eight of those games will be on the road, with the rest coming at three different venues in the Pittsburgh […]