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Men’s basketball’s roller coaster season can be viewed as success

Luke Stanczyk SPORTS EDITOR Twelve different starters, twelve different starting lineups used, multiple players lost and an early six-game losing streak. Given that information, one would figure that team had a rough season. However, that was not the 2011-2012 Benedictine men’s basketball team, as the Eagles were able to capture their second straight Northern Athletics … Continue reading

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NAC Baseball strong as ever: BenU picked third in NAC pre-season conference poll

Luke Stanczyk SPORTS EDITOR   Coming off of a very successful showing in last year’s Northern Athletics Conference tournament and having mostly everyone from that team returning, one would think that this team would be picked to finish at the top of the conference. However, that’s not life in the NAC, as the conference’s pre-season … Continue reading

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Women’s basketball ends season with first round loss: Suffers 74-56 defeat to Wisconsin Lutheran

Tom Brown STAFF WRITER The Benedictine women’s basketball team’s season came to an end Wednesday night, as they suffered a 74-56 loss to the Wisconsin Lutheran Warriors in the first round of the Northern Athletics Conference Tournament.  BenU finished the season with a record of 10-16 and 6-11 record in Conference play. Benedictine played the … Continue reading

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Men’s Basketball season ends in NAC Semifinals: Drops close game to Edgewood 64-60

Luke Stanczyk SPORTS EDITOR Behind 26 points from Edgewood’s senior forward Kent Faurote, the Edgewood Eagles defeated the Benedictine Eagles 64-60 in the Northern Athletics Conference semifinals on Thursday night in the Dan and Ada Rice Center. The game came down to the final seconds, as BenU and Edgewood exchanged leads the entire second half. … Continue reading