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Men’s Basketball Prepares for a Fresh Start

February 23, 2018 will go down as one of the toughest days in SNHU Men’s Basketball history as the Penmen suffered a crushing defeat to Southern Connecticut State University and were eliminated in the first round of the NE10 Championship for the first time since 2008. Charlie Russo ('19) recalls the fieldhouse atmosphere after the defeat, “It was very disappointing because we started off
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Athletic Teams Make An Impact On The Community

SNHU athletic teams are taking initiatives to give back to the community as a requirement through the athletic department. Field hockey, volleyball, baseball and hockey spoke about their community service initiatives and how they have impacted their teams and the community. On October 27, field hockey partook in National Girls and Women in Sport Day in which the team taught young girls how to
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Jack Perri Set for Opening Season with Penmen

The Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) Department of Athletics announced in early June that Jack Perri will replace Stan Spirou as the head men’s basketball coach beginning winter 2018. Perri is just the sixth head coach of SNHU basketball in program history. He replaces the legendary Spirou, who coached the Penmen for 33 years and won 640 games. Although those are big shoes to
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SNHU Esports Update

SNHU had is first eSports informational meeting in Walker Auditorium September 5. Around 100 audience members were in attendance. SNHU chose to start promoting eSports this semester. Since SNHU has an exclusive program design, it decided to create an eSports program for students with majors related to gaming such as game art development, which is a good tool for scouting students from other colleges
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Welcoming National Leading Scorer, Alex Satrustegui

It wasn’t only until Saturday, September 29, that the Southern New Hampshire men’s soccer team lost its first game this season. Up until this game, the men were undefeated. They held a division leading 9-0 record. Despite this loss, the Penmen still rank number one in their division and seventh in the country. Hailing from Spain, Alex Satrustegui ('19) returned to the field for
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Meet-and-Greets with Basketball Coaches to Take Place October 13th

The Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) athletic department will host a meet-and-greet with the head men’s and women’s basketball coaches Saturday, October 13, from 11a.m. to noon as part of Homecoming weekend. The event will take place in the newly-renovated Penmen Room overlooking the Stan Spirou Fieldhouse in the Athletic Complex. Associate Athletic Director Tom Wilkens arranged the event for fans to meet Head
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Men’s Tennis Shows Exemplary Play at ITA’s

The Men’s Tennis Team put forth an amazing performance at the ITA East Regional Championships during the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens, New York last month. Graduate Student Tiago Fernandes made it to the singles finals in a historic run and brothers Willem (’20) and Bas Van Biezen (’20) made it to the doubles finals match. Both matches were losses, however