The final episode of Sports Paws this decade is hosted by Will Fowler and first-time host, Ryan Coope!
In an abbreviated 15-minute episode, the show starts off by recapping the MAAC women’s volleyball tournament, which the team played in all the way to the final but losing to Fairfield in the championship round. Volleyball Beat Reporter, Eric Kerr joined Will and Ryan live in studio to give a final recap on their season.
The women’s ice hockey team played well in the Nutmeg Classic, defeating Minnesota Duluth 4-2 and Yale 3-1. Abbie Ives tallied a career high 44 saves against Duluth.
Meanwhile the men’s team took on rival No. 10 UMass Amherst in a home-home series losing in game one in Hamden 3-0, but taking game two at UMass, 2-1.
The women’s basketball team took a road trip down south to play No. 4 Maryland. Maryland took the game handedly 107-52. The trip was not a total loss for Mackenzie Dewees, who made a homecoming playing in her home state. Q30 Sports, Jon Surrat was there to cover the story.
After the holiday, the women took on Harvard in Hamden, but fell short in that game as well 77-68.
The men’s basketball team had their home opener hosting the annual Bobcat Invitational. The Bobcats defeated Albany 86-69, and Presbyterian 73-64, but ended the series on a low note losing to Sacred Heart 97-80.
Finally, the show wraps up with the Top 3 plays of the week!