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Washington Square News

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Women’s soccer overpowers College of Staten Island

September 26, 2012

For a second time this week, NYU women’s soccer blew out their opponents, as they took charge in their 10-3 win against the College of Staten Island yesterday in Staten Island, NY. “CSI just wasn’t...

Replacement referees disgrace NFL

September 26, 2012

After one of the most controversial calls in recent sports history, the reactions from eveybody in the stadium told the whole story. The Seattle Seahawks, the home team, were ecstatic upon realizing the...

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Men’s soccer wins eighth game, remains undefeated

September 25, 2012

The number 10-ranked NYU men’s soccer team defeated Hunter College yesterday with a score of 5-0 at Randall’s Island Field in New York, with a hat trick from star senior forward Kyle Green. This victory...

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Women’s tennis makes strong start

September 25, 2012

The weather was merciless for the NYU women’s tennis team this past weekend, forcing the entire Intercollegiate Tennis Association Northeast Regional Tournament to move indoors. Hosted by William Smith...

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Cross country starts strong at Williams College

September 24, 2012

The NYU men’s and women’s cross country teams competed at the Williams Purple Valley Classic in Williamstown, Mass., this weekend. The men’s cross country team, who placed first in their previous...

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Violets crowned champs at home tournament

September 24, 2012

NYU women’s volleyball won all three of its matches over the weekend en route to their first NYU Violet Classic championship since 2010. Both the Violets and the Haverford College Black Squirrels held...

Women’s soccer takes down Farmingdale

September 21, 2012

NYU women’s soccer senior forward Serra Tumay capped off a 3-1 home game win against Farmingdale State University by becoming NYU’s all-time leading point scorer. “We are really proud of our teammate...

Weekend Watch: Get your fix of baseball and football

September 21, 2012

Yet another exciting weekend of sports is on tap. Major League Baseball is only two weeks away from the start of the postseason, and football fans are waiting for their teams to get back to the gridiron....

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Violets extend streak versus Merchant Marine Academy

September 20, 2012

Once again, it was a blowout at Coles Sports Center, as NYU women’s volleyball defeated the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Mariners 25-23, 25-11, 25-13. The Violets’ victory continues their undefeated...

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Men’s soccer wins in final seconds

September 20, 2012

On a chilly Wednesday night, NYU men’s soccer defeated the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy 1-0 at Gaelic Park with a last-minute penalty kick by senior forward Paolo Luciano. This win extends the Violets’...

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The Knicks or the Nets: who should you choose?

September 19, 2012

By Nishaad Ruparel me tell you what builds and maintains a fan base: sensationalism, loyalty and results. A team that employs superstars, stays loyal to its city and historically performs well is...

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Tips for Fantasy Football Drafting

September 19, 2012

The invention of fantasy football has completely changed the way fans follow the sport. Gone are the simple days of rooting for your favorite team or player. Now, Sundays are spent watching multiple games,...