POUGHKEEPSIE, New York - The Red Fox Network’s Marist Minute highlights this past week’s events and provides an upcoming schedule for this week.
Men’s lacrosse exploded for a 16-6 win over Manhattan on Saturday, April 15, in its final road game of the regular season. Junior Mitchell Standera netted a hat-trick, leading a Red Fox offense that saw 11 different players score a goal.
Water polo closed out its regular season Saturday, splitting a doubleheader between VMI and St. Francis Brooklyn. The Red Foxes lost their first game to VMI in a 17-15 nailbiter that ended in double overtime. Later in the day, Marist clinched the no. 2 seed in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Championships with a 14-1 win over St. Francis Brooklyn.
Baseball suffered a 9-2 loss to Stony Brook on Tuesday, April 11 at McCann Field. On Wednesday, April 12, the Red Foxes fell to Hartford, 18-16, in an offensive showcase. Then on Friday, April 14, Marist lost the first game of the series against Monmouth, 7-2, but retaliated with a doubleheader sweep on Saturday, winning 5-4 and 7-1, respectively.
Softball visited Holy Cross on Wednesday and split a doubleheader, losing the first game 9-3 then winning the second game 7-2. Then the Red Foxes were swept by Quinnipiac in a doubleheader on Saturday, losing 5-4 and 3-2 respectively.
Women’s lacrosse lost two tough MAAC contests in Tenney Stadium this week. They lost to first place Canisius, 18-6, on Wednesday, and fell to second place Fairfield, 10-9, in overtime, on Senior Day on Saturday.
Men’s tennis clinched a MAAC Championship berth by winning two conference matches. The Red Foxes defeated Fairfield, 6-1, on Tuesday, shut out Siena, 7-0, on Thursday, April 13. Women’s tennis also clinched a spot in the postseason with a 4-3 victory over Fairfield on Wednesday afternoon.
Men’s and women’s track & field competed at the Bison Outdoor Classic this weekend. With a school record setting performance the men’s 3,200 meter team qualified for the IC4A Championships. In the women’s 400-meter dash junior Danisha Craig won her heat and shattered a 9-year-old school record, posting a 12th place finish of 57.83 seconds.
Upcoming This Week:
Tues. April 18: Men’s and Women’s Tennis vs Colgate, 4 p.m.; Baseball at Binghamton, 4 p.m.
Wed. April 19: Men’s Tennis vs. Saint Peter’s, 11:30 a.m.; Women’s Lacrosse at Niagara, 2 p.m.; Softball at Boston University, 2 p.m.; Softball at Boston University, 4 p.m.
Sat. April 22: Men’s and Women’s Track & Field at the Wolfie Invitational, TBA; Women’s Rowing at the Black Rock Cup, TBA; Softball at Saint Peter’s, 12 p.m.; Baseball vs. Albany, 12 p.m.; Women’s Tennis vs. Quinnipiac, 1 p.m.; Women’s Lacrosse at Iona, 1 p.m.; Men’s Tennis at Monmouth, 1 p.m.; Softball at Saint Peter’s, 2 p.m.; Baseball vs. Albany, 3 p.m.
Sun. April 23: Men’s Rowing at President’s Cup, TBA; Softball at Manhattan, 12 p.m.; Baseball at Albany, 1 p.m.; Softball at Manhattan, 2 p.m.