Posts Tagged ‘ NCAA ’

Knights take center stage; Local trio battles in the Bronx for a Division I showdown

December 6, 2013
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By John Goralski
Tyler Dube dives toward the sidelines to keep a Sacred Heart drive alive.

By John Goralski Sports Writer As soon as NCAA football officials announced the pairings for the Division I tournament’s opening round, Jordan Chapman’s cell phone came alive with a flurry of texts, but the former Southington High School star didn’t even have to look at the screen. Sacred Heart University had earned the program’s first…

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College bound; Kosienski, Wershoven sign commitments to NCAA programs

February 14, 2013
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By John Goralski
On Wednesday, Feb. 6, two more Knights committed to college athletics as a pair of Lady Knight soccer players signed letters of intent. Nicole Wershoven, left, will play at Castleton State College in Vermont, while teammate Erica Kosienski, right, signed a division one letter for Boston University.

By John Goralski Sports Writer They picked up their pens with the precision of a synchronized swimming team, and began scrawling their signatures across the papers before them. Since cutting their teeth on youth travel teams, Erica Kosienski and Nicole Wershoven have been charging towards the goal as a tandem. This time there was just…

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