Belgian Hoop Team Looking for Big Season from Bona's Matt Mobley

August 12, 2018

CHARLEROI, Belgium – The Belgian basketball team Spirou Charleroi is counting on former St. Bonaventure standout Matt Mobley for a big season

“Very physical and athletic, he will be one of our main scorers,” the team said in a press release announcing Mobley’s addition to the squad.

“Straight out of the University of St. Bonaventure, this young 23-year-old will ...

Three Olean Oilers Named to NYCBL All-League Team

OLEAN, NY – Three members of the Olean Oilers have been named to the New York Collegiate Baseball League’s 2018 All-League Team

The trio includes outfielder Cole Hollins and pitchers Nolan Hunt and Brian Pulli.

Hollins batted .338 during the 42-game summer season with three home runs and 17 RBIs. Pulli won five games for the Oilers and finished with a 2.38 ERA and 44 ...

Registration Deadline for Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament in Olean Extended to Aug. 5

OLEAN, NY -- Entries for the Gus Macker 3-on-3 basketball tournament, to be played Aug. 17 to 19 on Delaware Avenue at North Barry Street in downtown Olean, will be accepted online through an extended deadline of Aug.  5.

Macker National Staff headquartered in Belding, Michigan, officially extended the deadline in a phone call to the Greater Olean Area ...

Onondaga Flames Down Olean to Win NYCBL Championship Series

SYRACUSE, NY – The Olean Oilers post-season run came to an end Saturday when they fell to the Onondaga Flames 11-4 at Onondaga Community College and lost the New York Collegiate Baseball League Championship Series.

The Flames won the opening game of the best-of-three series in Olean Friday at Bradner Stadium.

The Oilers finished the regular season in second place of the NYCBL ...

Flames Top Olean 7-3 in NYCBL Championship Series Opener

OLEAN, NY – Oiler fans packed Bradner Stadium Friday for the opening game in the New York Collegiate Baseball League Championship Series, but the Onondaga Flames spoiled the party with a 7-3 win over the home team.

The best-of-three series moves to Syracuse Saturday for a 3 p.m. game at Onondaga Community College. A third game, if necessary, will be played Sunday at 7 p.m. at ...

Olean Sweeps Division Series and Heads to NYCBL Championship Series

OLEAN, NY – The Olean Oilers are on their way to the New York Collegiate Baseball League Championship Series.

Olean defeated the Rochester Ridgemen, 13-3, at Bradner Stadium Wednesday to sweep the NYCBL Western Division Finals. The Oilers won the opening game of the series, 6-3, Tuesday at Rochester’s home field in Webster.

The Oilers will face the winner of the Eastern ...

Olean Oilers Win Opening Game of NYCBL Western Division Finals

WEBSTER, NY – The Olean Oilers cruised to 6-3 victory over the Rochester Ridgemen Tuesday in the opening game of the New York Collegiate Baseball League’s Western Division Finals.

The best-of-three series moves to Olean Wednesday for a 6 p.m. contest at Bradner Stadium.

Olean built an early lead with two runs in the first inning and three in the second, adding a final run in the ...

Olean Defeats Niagara in NYCBL Wild Card Game, Advances to Division Finals

OLEAN, NY -- The Oilers sent 14 batters to the plate in the sixth inning and scored nine runs on their way to a 9-6 victory over the Niagara Power in a New York Collegiate Baseball League Wild Card game at Bradner Stadium Monday.

With the win, Olean advances to the Division Finals and will begin a three-game series against the Rochester Ridgemen Tuesday.

Cole Hollins and ...

Olean Oilers Finish Season in Second Place, Will Play Wild Card Game Monday

ST. BONAVENTURE, NY – Kam Lane singled home Tyler Phillips in the bottom of the ninth inning Sunday to give the Olean Oilers a 6-5 walk-off victory over Genesee in their final game of the 2018 New York Collegiate Baseball League season.

The Oilers finished the season in second place in the league’s Western Division with a 25-17 record, a game behind the first-place Rochester ...

St. Bonaventure Students Take On UMass/Amherst in Soccer Match in Oxford

OXFORD, UK – An ocean away from their campuses in the U.S., students from two Atlantic-10 rival schools faced off in a soccer match Sunday.

The friendly contest, which included male and female students, pitted St. Bonaventure University against the University of Massachusetts. Both schools are in residence at Trinity College, Oxford University, this summer.

The ...

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