Samuel Ditchek

Sports Editor

sditche1@binghamton.edu

60 Articles


Volleyball

Volleyball swept by Stony Brook, downed by Hartford in four frames

Entering the weekend with a respectable 2-2 conference record, the Binghamton University volleyball team tacked on two more losses after it was swept by Stony Brook and downed by Hartford in four...


Volleyball

Volleyball defeats UMBC in contested five-set match

The year was 2014. “Boom Clap” by Charli XCX sat atop the Billboard Charts, Serena Williams captured her sixth U.S. Open of her career, Ewa Kopacz became the Prime Minister of Poland...


Volleyball

Volleyball swept at UT-Arlington Invitational

Heading into the UT-Arlington Tournament without a victory early in the season, the Binghamton volleyball team’s skid continued this weekend as it was swept by Loyola University (MD.), Air Force Academy and...


Volleyball

Volleyball eyes AE postseason revenge

After turning in an underdog campaign that featured advancing to the conference finals for the first time in five seasons and a trip to the America East (AE) title match, the Binghamton...


Women's Basketball

Women's basketball to hire Bethann Shapiro Ord as new head coach

Nearly a month after receiving news that then-women’s basketball head coach Linda Cimino had accepted a head coaching job at St. Francis, the athletics department announced the hiring of Bethann Shapiro Ord...


Women's Basketball

Cimino to accept head coaching job at St. Francis

Binghamton women’s basketball head coach Linda Cimino announced Friday afternoon that she has accepted the head coach position at St. Francis College in Brooklyn, prompting BU’s head coach search to begin immediately....


Softball

Softball captures two of three in weekend series at Maine

Capturing its first America East (AE) series in nearly a month and its first-ever series win at Maine, the Binghamton softball team downed the third-place Black Bears this past weekend, taking two...


Softball

Softball swept by UMass Lowell

Coming off a brutal 10-0 loss to Stony Brook, the Binghamton softball team was swept by UMass Lowell this weekend. The reigning America East (AE) regular season champions dropped their 20th game...


Commentary

Knicks should hire Mark Jackson to fill head coach vacancy

On April 12, just one day after the New York Knicks “competed” for the final time this regular season, the front office announced that head coach Jeff Hornacek was relieved of his...


Softball

Softball wins two of three against UMBC

In the opening series of conference play, the Binghamton softball team captured two victories against UMBC. Even though there was frequent snowfall and frigid weather, the Bearcats (9-14, 2-1 America East) dominated...