Ithaca Bombers football Head Coach will be taking an indefinite leave of absence to undergo heart bypass surgery Tuesday.
The Ithaca College football team couldn’t take advantage of several opportunities and dropped its homecoming game 21-14 to Buffalo State on Saturday.
Football beat writer Christian Araos breaks down the top story lines on South Hill and around the Empire 8 Conference before the Bombers take on Alfred University on Saturday afternoon.
The top-seeded softball team advanced to Sunday’s Empire 8 Conference Championship final with a big 5-1 win against second seed St. John Fisher College this afternoon on Kostrinsky Field.
The baseball team returned to Empire 8 Conference play with a 1–0 road loss Friday against St. John Fisher College (20—8 overall, 5—4 Empire 8). The loss is the second in a row for the Blue and Gold and drops their record to 18–6–1 on the season and 8–2 in conference play.
The men’s tennis team (4—6 overall, 3—1 Empire 8) rebounded from a loss to Stevens Institute of Technology (6—10 overall, 1—3 Empire 8) with an 8-1 victory at St. John Fisher College this afternoon at the Mendon Racquet Club in Mendon, N.Y.
The baseball team completed its three game weekend series versus St. John Fisher College by winning both games of yesterday’s doubleheader on Freeman Field.
The women’s basketball team (22–4) advanced to the Empire 8 Conference Championship game for the fourth consecutive year after a dominating 72-43 victory against St. John Fisher College (11–15) yesterday.
The women’s basketball team (18–4 overall, 10–1 Empire 8) scored a pair of victories at Nazareth College and St. John Fisher College during the weekend to start its road trip off on the right foot.
The men’s basketball team traveled to Rochester, N.Y. this weekend for a pair of Empire 8 Conference games. The Bombers won both – defeating Nazareth College 81-59 Friday night and topping St. John Fisher College Saturday by a score of 72-59.
The women’s basketball team (10–2 overall, 2–0 Empire 8) signaled that 2012 could be another year of Empire 8 Conference dominance, as it blasted visitors St. John Fisher College (5–7 overall, 1–1 Empire 8) and Nazareth College (8–4 overall, 1–1 Empire 8) in its opening pair of conference games last weekend. The Bombers began their…