Mike Anderson is the sports editor of The Statesman. He is a junior majoring in journalism with aspirations of becoming a sports journalist. His love of sports comes from his time spent as a baseball player. As a reporter for The Statesman, he has covered baseball, softball, football, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s soccer and hockey. He has also interned at Axcess Sports as a high school and college baseball and softball reporter. He is a local product from Port Jefferson, N.Y., and is a diehard Mets, Jets, Nets and Islanders fan.
Sports Editor Mike Anderson goes back to the football team in this week’s podcast with new starting quarterback Charlie McKee, a first-year student who is one of the most decorated high school players in New York history.
The game was as advertised: Fordham’s offense was overwhelming, and Stony Brook’s offense was significantly behind the curve. Dropped passes, missed tackles and poor situational play continued to be an Achilles’ heel for the Seawolves.
After joining the Stony Brook football team as a walk-on in 2020, nobody could have predicted that running back Ross Tallarico would be playing meaningful snaps in a Seawolves jersey. The redshirt sophomore’s story embodies that of a true underdog.
The Stony Brook football team may not have been able to spoil New Hampshire’s homecoming, but it certainly made it interesting. The Seawolves have now lost their first five games to start the 2022 season.
Dimanche is currently in his sixth year with the Stony Brook football team, and is serving as a team captain for the second consecutive year. He may be fully bought into football now, but a younger version of him may have disapproved.Dimanche is currently in his sixth year with the Stony Brook football team, and is serving as a team captain for the second consecutive year. He may be fully bought into football now, but a younger version of him may have disapproved.
Sports editor Mike Anderson sits down with Catharina von Drigalski, defender and co-captain of the Stony Brook women’s soccer team. The two discuss her time growing up in Germany, her recruiting process, her Stony Brook career and more.
Despite its cleanest performance of the year, the Stony Brook football team could not crank out an upset in their return home. In their first home game in a month, the Seawolves were defeated by No. 18/21 William & Mary on Saturday by a score of 27-10.
With the 2022-23 season opener just one day away, the Stony Brook club hockey team has its sights set on a national title. After having the 2020-21 season taken from them, the Seawolves made a valiant bid to win it all in 2021-22.