This Week in Sports


Manhattan’s volleyball team (0-10) continues to struggle with its non-conference schedule. The Jaspers lost three matches this week, all in straight sets. The team is still winless, and eight of its 10 losses have come in straight sets. The Jaspers have won just three sets through 10 games.

Women’s Soccer

The women’s soccer team (2-5) defeated NJIT 1-0 on Sept. 11. Emma Saul gave the Jaspers the victory with a goal in the 71st minute. Saul’s strike is only the second goal for the Jaspers through seven games. The win also marks the first shutout for Manhattan this season.

Men’s Soccer

Manhattan’s men’s soccer team (0-4) dropped both its contests on the week. The Jaspers lost 2-0 to Binghamton on Sept. 5 and 3-0 to La Salle on Sept. 10. The Jaspers have yet to score a goal this season.

Cross Country

Manhattan’s men’s and women’s cross country teams successfully opened up their season on Sept. 10. The men’s team placed third, while the women finished in fourth.