Syracuse ice hockey falters after allowing four goals in the second period in 4-3 loss to No. 6 Boston College

first_img Facebook Twitter Google+ In its first game of 2017, the Orange (5-9-5, 4-2-2 College Hockey America) fell to No. 6 Boston College (13-3-3, 10-2-1 Hockey East) in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, 4-3.Syracuse jumped out to a lead in the first period courtesy of Laurence Porlier’s first goal of the season. Four minutes later, SU’s co-points leader Alysha Burriss netted her sixth goal of the year.Despite leading by two goals at the end of the first period, SU crumbled as the Eagles scored four goals in the second period, the first time this season the Orange surrendered four goals in a single frame. Boston College’s Kristyn Capizzano scored three goals and Kenzie Kent contributed the fourth in a 12-minute span to give the Eagles a 4-2 lead.In the third period, a Stephanie Grossi power-play goal cut the deficit to one. But the Orange never scored the equalizer.Statistically, the Orange led in many categories. SU outshot the Eagles 28-25, and won the faceoff battle 32-25. On the power-play, SU went 1-3 while BC was able to convert on two of its three chances. This was also the first time the SU penalty kill conceded two goals in one period.AdvertisementThis is placeholder textFreshman goalie Ady Cohen entered the game in the third period, replacing Abbey Miller. Cohen had four saves in her debut.SU has its next game January 10th, when it takes on Cornell in Ithaca, New York. Comments Published on January 4, 2017 at 6:46 pm Contact Nick: nialvare@syr.edu | @nick_a_alvarezlast_img read more

Read More »

Ballon d’Or 2019: The three players that made Africa proud

first_imgBarcelona and Argentine international, Lionel Messi might have won the 2019 Ballon d’Or but some five African stars made the continent proud.Five footballers from the African continent were nominated for this year’s award with Liverpool’s attacking duo of Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah leading the pack.Napoli’s Kalidou Koulibaly, Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez, and Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang were among the nominees for the prestigious award.Among the nominees, Senegal’s Sadio Mane, Egypt’s Mohammed Salah and Algeria’s Riyad Mahrez placed the highest of those from Africa.Sadio Mane and Mohammed Salah were ranked fourth and fifth respectively with Mahrez finishing in the tenth classification.With this and for the first time in the history of the award, three African players had been ranked in the top 10 for the coveted Golden Ball.However, none of the continent’s stars were able to break into the top three with Lionel Messi, Virgil van Dijk and Cristiano Ronaldo making the final podium list.For the first time ever, three African players were included in the top 10 of the Men’s #BallondOr Sadio Mané Mohamed Salah Riyad Mahrez🌍 pic.twitter.com/cIX6eo5aou— Squawka Football (@Squawka) December 2, 2019Here is how Africa’s finest placedSadio Mane – 4th position.Mohamed Salah – 5th position.Riyad Mahrez – 10th position.Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang – 20th position.Kalidou Koulibaly – 24th position.last_img read more

Read More »

Election dates to keep in mind as the Kansas State Primary approaches on Aug. 5

first_imgThe following are dates to keep in mind concerning the Kansas State Primary to be held on Aug. 5:•Advance voting by mail began July 16 and ends August 1.•Advance voting in person begins July 29 and ends August 4 at 12:00 p.m. (noon).•Primary election is August 5, polling location hours at 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.Follow us on Twitter. Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comments Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close WordPress.com Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. There are no comments posted yet. Be the first one! Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new commentslast_img read more

Read More »