Syracuse football to host Wagner, an FCS opponent, in September 2018

first_img Published on June 26, 2017 at 12:24 pm Contact: [email protected] | @jtbloss Syracuse will host Wagner on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, the schools announced Monday, finalizing SU’s nonconference schedule for the 2018 season. Wagner, located in Staten Island, New York, competes in the FCS, the tier below FBS, in which SU competes. The Seahawks finished 6-5 last season. The Orange has faced the them just once program history, winning a 2013 bout in the Carrier Dome, 54-0.“This game fits with our philosophy of putting together a schedule which collectively balances our non-conference opponents and ACC opponents,” Syracuse Director of Athletics John Wildhack said in a statement.    Here’s the rest of SU’s 2018 schedule, with the specifics of Atlantic Coast Conference games expected to be announced in January:Sept. 1 at Western MichiganAdvertisementThis is placeholder textSept. 8 vs. WagnerSept. 29 vs. ConnecticutNov. 17 at Notre DameACC home games: Florida State, Louisville, North Carolina, NC StateACC away games: Boston College, Clemson, Pittsburgh, Wake ForestSyracuse opens the 2017 campaign Sept. 1 in the Carrier Dome. Comments Facebook Twitter Google+last_img read more

Black Spikers beat Burkina Faso

first_imgThe national women’s volleyball team, the Black Spikers, started the first phase of the 2014 World Cup with brilliant tactical skills to beat host country, Burkina Faso by three straight sets in their first match Wednesday.The president of the Ghana Volleyball Association, Mr Paul Atchoe, said the national volleyball team would be granted participation in the sub-zone stage if they are able to beat Cote d’Ivoire in the next match.According to him, the performance of the women’s team against Burkina Faso was very promising anad there is no doubt that the trophy would be bestowed on the national volleyball team at the end of the World Cup competition.The national volleyball team left Accra last Monday to participate in the first phase of the 2014 World Cup qualifiers.last_img