stonybrookbears.org was born on June 25, 2010. Its first (roughly) ten years come to a close alongside the setting of another decade, so it feels appropriate to look back at the last 10 years of “The Blog” and Stony Brook Athletics.
Our next in a series of posts about the close of the 2010s looks back on the most viewed of stonybrookbears.org’s 942 videos over the last ten years.
Honorable Mention | Bear Roar / 41,364 views
This one really took off.
#10 | Boys’ Soccer vs. Greenport Highlights (2016) / 533 views
The Bears top the Porters 5-2 to open the season.
#9 | Boys’ Basketball “Silent Night” (2015) / 616 views
Luke O’Connor breaks the silence at the 1st Annual Silent Night Game.
#8 | Etienne’s Dunk vs. Mercy (2015) / 655 views
Jyles Etienne throws down a massive jam vs. Mercy.
#7 | Boys’ Soccer vs. Southold Highlights (2016) / 662 views
The Bears top Southold, 6-0.
#6 | Boys’ Soccer vs. Greenport Highlights (2015) / 696 views
The Bears score a pair of goals with under five minutes left, the winner with just eight seconds remaining, to steal a 4-3 win from the Porters.
#5 | Boys’ Basketball Long Island Championship Highlights (2016) / 793 views
The Bears top East Rockaway, 52-33, for the program’s third LI title.
#4 | Chester Kayonga Highlights (2015) / 918 views
Highlights of Chester Kayonga’s 2014-15 basketball season. We’re confident Chester accounted for 917 of these views.
#3 | Vaughn’s Buzzer-Beater vs. Port Jeff (2017) / 945 views
Emil Vaughn sinks a 35-foot bomb while falling down to cap the third quarter of a boys’ basketball semifinal vs. Port Jeff. Setting it to Celine Dion’s “My Heart Will Go On” was the logical next step. The Bears went on to complete the comeback, 50-47.
#2 | Blue Fan Group Streamer Throw (2014) / 1,263 views
Before a football game vs. Wyandanch in 2014, the Blue Fan Group lets loose hundreds of blue streamers before powering the Bears to a 26-6 win.
#1 | Etienne’s Dunk vs. Greenport (2017) / 1,506 views
In the fourth quarter of the 2017 County Championship game, Jyles Etienne throws down a dunk and draws the foul as the Bears upset top-seeded Greenport, 49-35.