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Men’s soccer disappoints in season finale against CCNY Beavers
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Men’s soccer disappoints in season finale against CCNY Beavers

Ever since their victory in the CUNYAC championships last season, the Baruch College men’s soccer team has been working hard to return to the biggest stage the conference has to offer for the fourth consecutive time. From middling preseason rankings that favored the College of Staten Island Dolphins over the defending champions, to last minute…

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Tensions rise as money-hungry side of FIFA’s corruption revealed

The Federation Internationale de Football Association, better known as FIFA, has long faced allegations of widespread corruption that have significantly tarnished the organization’s public image. However, the most recent accusations which have surfaced during the tenure of recently-banned President Sepp Blatter threaten far greater repercussions, as many of the organization’s top sponsors forewarn the withdrawal…

Baruch cross-country adds new faces in hopes of team revival
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Baruch cross-country adds new faces in hopes of team revival

After seeing most of their prospective runners depart from last year’s roster, the men’s and women’s cross-country teams each set out on a quest earlier this season to begin their rebuilding phase. On the men’s side, senior and Bearcats captain, Chun Kit Wong returned as the only male runner from last season for his fourth…

A day in the life of Justin Starrantino
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A day in the life of Justin Starrantino

For Justin Starrantino, a member of the Baruch College men’s soccer team, being a student athlete means many different things. It means waking up at the crack of dawn, taking intensive finance courses, and overall, being extremely disciplined. “You have to be able to persevere and overcome the challenges of New York City as well…

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October baseball returns to Big Apple

Last year, the Yankees finished the regular season and missed the playoffs with an 84-78 record. The captain, Derek Jeter, retired after 20 years and Alex Rodriguez returned from his one-year ban from baseball. The 2015 season, let alone the playoffs, was pretty much an afterthought. That same year, the Mets finished up another season…

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Alderson delivers patient Mets fans first playoffs in nine years

Sandy Alderson inherited the New York Mets after the 2010 baseball season when he accepted the job of general manager. Alderson did not inherit a rich farm system, nor did he inherit a roster filled with all-stars or at least above-average players. What Alderson was given was the responsibility of cleaning up the mess after…

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