July 28, 2014
Ithaca, NY 69°F | Rain

Kristen Gowdy

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Blue and Gold prepare for NCAA playoff bid

Staff writer Kristen Gowdy explains the challenges the baseball team is facing while preparing for the NCAA Division III playoffs.

Bomber baseball squad embraces new shortstop

Sophomore shortstop Stephen Yanchus is taking over a big hole left by MLB draftee Tim Locastro ’13.

Hanging it up: Former student-athletes share their past athletic experiences

Walking away is never easy, as three former varsity athletes explain life in college without their teams.

Trio of high school teammates expands Blue and Gold tradition

The Bombers continue their tradition of recruiting from Columbia High School in East Greenbush, N.Y.

Former SUNY Oneonta southpaw adds depth to Bomber’s rotation

The 2014 baseball season will be a homecoming of sorts for sophomore pitcher Benji Parkes, who transferred from SUNY Oneonta to Ithaca College this semester.

Freshman pitcher overcomes cancer and returns to the mound

Freshman pitcher Logan Barer’s passion for baseball helped him overcome the most difficult challenge of his life.

Women’s soccer squad falls short of Final Four

The women’s soccer team falls one game short of returning to San Antonio.

Football and women’s soccer prepare for national competition

Football
For the football team, the focus now shifts from the Cortaca Jug to a bigger challenge — the NCAA tournament.

Soccer squad wins second straight E8 title and secures tournament spot

The women’s soccer team defeated Nazareth College on Nov. 10 by a score of 3–1.

Soccer team focuses on improving postseason play

The women’s soccer team is in a familiar position with the regular season winding down, but the squad wants to make a long postseason run.

Blue and Gold avenge last season’s sweet sixteen loss to Misericordia

The women’s soccer squad defeated another top-10 ranked team 1–0 on Oct. 2.

Put to the test

Ithaca College athletics is one of many Division III programs without an institutionalized drug-testing policy.