Author: Jurgen Koni

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Comeback Complete: Tiger Woods completes long road to redemption with 2019 Masters Victory

From the 1980 “Miracle on Ice” to the Cleveland Cavaliers epic 3-1 comeback, we always remember where we were when the greatest moments in sports occur. This will prove to be the case with Tiger Woods, who after years of hardship, won the 2019 Masters on April 14. The win meant more than just rewriting […]

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QC Knights Men’s Basketball: Creating the right culture

For the second straight season, the Queens College men’s basketball team had a chance to get into the playoffs on the last night of their regular season, but like last season, things didn’t go the Knights’ way. A 75-62 loss to the University of the District Colombia (UDC) Firebirds on March 2 ended a season […]

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Patriots Survive Game of Attrition Against Rams, Capture Record Tying Sixth Super Bowl Title

In the lowest-scoring Super Bowl ever, the Patriots proved that when it mattered the most, they made the big plays needed to win, hoisting their sixth Lombardi Trophy after beating the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in Superbowl LIII. With the game tied at 3-3 in the middle of the fourth quarter, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady […]

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World Series Preview: Boston vs. LA, the rivalry comes to Baseball

With their game 7 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers, the Los Angeles Dodgers (92-71) clinched their second consecutive World Series appearance— this time they’ll be taking on the league’s best team, the Boston Red Sox (108-54). The Dodgers became the first National League (NL) team to make the World Series in back-to-back years since the […]

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“Queens College Day” at Citi Field with New York Mets

Queens College President, Félix Matos Rodríguez, volunteered and enjoyed the honor of being able to catch the ceremonial first pitch thrown by QC alumnus Michael Weisman to cap off Queens College Day at Citi Field held this past summer. The ceremony held prior to the Mets game against the Nationals on July 12th, 2018, was […]

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QC Knights Men’s Basketball Recap: Building a Program that Wants to Win

The Queens College men’s basketball team’s season finished up on Feb. 24 after a blowout loss to the East Coast Conference regular season leaders Bridgeport with a final score of 114-85. That night the Molloy College Lions defeated Mercy College, winning a tiebreaker against the Knights to qualify for the ECC Men’s Basketball Championship tournament. […]

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QC women’s basketball update: Plenty of season left to play

The Queens College Knights women’s basketball team didn’t get off to the start they were hoping for after suffering back to back losses on the road. The team fell in a closely contested game after the Jefferson Rams posted a third quarter comeback to spoil the Knights’ season opener. The tough loss against the Rams […]

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