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Sophomore guard Breannan Farrar sizes up her opponent. 
Photo by Terry Wright

Team Effort Fuels Lady Bears to Victory

by Benjamin McKnight III, Editor-In-ChiefThe Lady Bears had not played a game in nine days, in which they lost to Bethune Cookman University to end a three game winning streak. After coming out shaky against Howard University, Morgan State eradicated their early issues to beat the Lady Bison, 78-66. “We had to feel ourselves in a game situation,” said head coach Donald Beasley. “You can practice all you want, but it’s not a game.” Howard held a 17-10 lead in the first quarter, the largest lead they would have in the contest. In the second, however, the Lady Bears went […]

by · January 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, SPORTS
Lady Bears Pull Away For First Conference Win of the Season

Lady Bears Pull Away For First Conference Win of the Season

by Benjamin McKnight III, Editor-In-ChiefAfter a dismal 1-6 start to the season, the Lady Bears hosted the Norfolk State University Lady Spartans to open MEAC play. Led by returning sophomores Breannan Farrar and Lexus Spears, the Lady Bears recovered from a third quarter deficit to win 67-58. The Lady Bears opened the game with a nine point lead to end the first quarter, increasing it to double digits before the half expired. “We came out early and got some scores,” said head coach Donald Beasley. “You see our post [Spears] can’t be stopped if we figure out how to slow […]

by · December 6, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · COLLEGE, SPORTS

Lady Bears Surging Towards MEAC Tournament

by Benjamin McKnight IIIAt the end of their opening round loss in the MEAC Volleyball Tournament to Florida A&M University last fall, Morgan State head coach Ramona Riley-Bozier was already thinking about the next season. “I had to have a talk with Ramona,” said Riley-Bozier. For the past few years, the Lady Bears of were stuck in the middle of the pack of in the MEAC standings at the end of the season. Entering her 28th season as the head coach for the Lady Bears, Riley-Bozier said that she was looking for anything that would give her team a new […]

by · November 6, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, SECTIONS, SPORTS
Sophomore Michaela Collins prepares to score as senior Carmen Fernandez looks on.
Photo by Benjamin McKnight III

Lady Bears Lose Home Opener to Hoyas

For a team such as the Lady Bears volleyball squad, the early parts of the season are often the most challenging. Beginning another campaign with a highly competitive non-conference schedule, the Lady Bears held their first home contest of the season against the visiting Georgetown Hoyas on Sept. 8. With both teams having similar records, the Lady Bears hoped to steal a win before preparing for their next tournament this coming weekend. The Hoyas had other plans, overwhelming the Lady Bears early on and holding off a late rally to win the match 3-0. The first set of the night […]

by · September 13, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · CAMPUS, SECTIONS, SPORTS