Freshmen Marcus Littles, Mezie Offurum and Shandon Brown bring athleticism to the squad that will be useful in executing the Colonials’ uptempo game plan.
The Colonials are the third shortest team in the Atlantic 10 with an average height of 6 feet 4.43 inches.
The men’s and women’s programs share a similar makeup in roster and leadership but are on different trajectories this season.
The Hatchet’s basketball season preview uncovers the teams’ strategies, profiles key players and analyzes the expectations of each program.
The Colonials bested the Wildcats in three straight sets to win their final home game of the season Sunday night.
The Colonials lost the first two sets by a combined four points before dropping the final frame by 11 points.
Seniors guard Mei-Lyn Bautista and forward Kelsi Mahoney have the challenge of leading a defending A-10 Championship team with nine rostered underclassmen.
Senior goalkeeper Thor Arne Höfs set two program records in the three years he started between the pipes for the Colonials.
Senior sailor Riley Legault is the first Colonial to compete at four consecutive ICSA Singlehanded Championships.
Robles joined the program in August and has been focusing on getting her team to train faster and smarter in the water.