Scholastic and Amateur

First-year LIU-Brooklyn women’s tennis coach Anthony Davison admitted he was curious to see how his Blackbirds would compete against one of the nation’s powerhouse programs during the opening … Full Article

LIU men's basketball completes new recruiting class

It very well may be the beginning of something big for the LIU-Brooklyn men’s basketball program. … Full Article

Barone scores a big one for Blackbirds

Facing a potential 0-2 to start in their follow-up to the history making 2015 campaign, the LIU-Brooklyn Blackbirds’ men’s soccer squad got a huge lift from a first-year forward fresh out of Bay Ridge’s Xaverian High School. … Full Article

A dream realized in Rio for local Brooklyn teacher

Don't always be dazzled by the gold, or distracted by the controversy.

The recently completed Games of the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil featured plenty of both. … Full Article

Xaverian names alumnus as varsity basketball coach

Xaverian High School’s new boys’ varsity basketball coach won’t have to spend time familiarizing himself with the school. Tom Burns is a Xaverian graduate and has spent more than three decades there as a teacher, guidance counselor and dean. … Full Article

Ridge Runners are on the right track

Felix Chen, an avid runner, was used to training by himself for marathons and other races. But he began to notice something that troubled him. “I used to run alone, but at one point, I started to plateau. I started to lose my motivation,” he said. … Full Article

LIU-Brooklyn track stars grab First Team All-America honors

LIU-Brooklyn graduate student Brendon Rodney raced to a bronze medal in the 200-meter dash final during last weekend’s NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon, securing his first-ever First Team All-American honor at the event and wrapping up a brilliant career at the D … Full Article

Impossible dream comes true for Midwood

For a first-year hurler, Gregory Dorfman displayed the poise and courage of a grizzled veteran on the mound at Yankee Stadium on Monday night. … Full Article

St. Francis students, faculty, administrators support United Nations #globalgoals

In celebration of The Global Goals for Sustainable Development, St. Francis College students, faculty and administrators came together to make a video showing which #globalgoals they support.   … Full Article

LIU’s Rodney ready for his last dash

Brendon Rodney, the LIU-Brooklyn sprinter poised to compete against the best in the nation this week in Eugene, Oregon, was named the U.S. Track and Field/Cross Country Coaches Association Northeast Region Track Athlete of the Year on Monday. … Full Article

LIU track star Rodney runs back to NCAAs

LIU-Brooklyn graduate student Brendon Rodney punched his ticket to the NCAA Outdoor National Championships for the fourth straight year last weekend during the East Preliminary Heat in Jacksonville, Florida, breaking his own school record in the 200-meter dash in the process. … Full Article


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