The night of Feb. 23 felt like a moment of rebirth for DeJuan Clayton. With the Manhattan College Jaspers trailing Marist by seven points, Clayton checked in for his season debut against all odds. Right then, he became the first D1 men’s basketball player to play in eight different seasons.
By PETE JANNY | 2/29/24
It is not everyday a little known Division III thrower can take their game to a different orbit when stepping foot in a Division I cage. The sudden stardom of Alex Kristeller has sent a wave of excitement through the Manhattan College Track & Field program as he eyes rare glory in the NCAA Championship next month.
By PETE JANNY | 2/23/24
DeJuan Clayton remains on the outside looking in as he attempts to resume his college basketball career at Manhattan College.
By PETE JANNY | 2/19/24
The Manhattan College flag football team is scrambling to raise funds to continue their season. The program was brought back last fall and as such is still in the process of getting things moving.
By IZANIA GONZALEZ | 2/19/24
It’s hard to find positives when you lose 12 of 13 games. It’s even tougher when the driving force behind the struggles is live ball turnovers, which for John Gallagher’s Manhattan Jaspers has inflated to 95 total turnovers in a six-game stretch. In Sunday’s 77-68 loss to Fairfield University, Manhattan coughed up 17 more.
By PETE JANNY | 2/9/24
The waiting game on DeJuan Clayton’s eligibility could be nearing an end soon. But then again, the 26-year-old nomadic guard has had to wait four months and counting for a final verdict on the future of his college basketball career, with the Jaspers simply hoping for good news to lighten up their 4-11 record.
By PETE JANNY | 1/19/24
Bridget Robeson Costigan became a household name in Manhattan College sporting circles during her days playing for the school’s women’s basketball team in the late 1980s. Now, she takes pleasure in watching her daughter Alyssa, a sophomore guard, competing for the same program she once did.
By PETE JANNY | 1/12/24
It may not always be pretty, but a win is a win. Manhattan collected eight in 11 tries in non-conference play, and now enters the grind of the Middle Atlantic Athletic Conference schedule with a full head of steam.
By PETE JANNY | 1/5/24
The Manhattan College women’s basketball team has been a tough out in recent years in Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference play. They showed it again with a 73-39 win over Rider last Saturday. But unfortunately, they found an even tougher challenger in the Fairfield Stags, who hung an 82-58 loss for Manhattan on Monday night.
By PETE JANNY | 12/22/23
Over two months since Hamas terrorists launched an attack on Israel, the scars are very much present for two Manhattan College basketball players who are experiencing the secondhand effects of war while living away from their homeland. Playing back certain parts of Oct. 7, such as the horror stories relayed back to them from family and friends who lived it, is hard enough. Even now, the stories that are spread through social media and text messages are seemingly impossible to escape.
By PETE JANNY | 12/15/23