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Third time is a charm: Suffolk University baseball wins third straight GNAC Championship.

Third time is a charm: Suffolk University baseball wins third straight GNAC Championship.

Hannah Arroyo
June 1, 2017
Filed under Baseball

For the third season in a row, the Suffolk University Men’s Baseball team defended their title as Champions of the Greater Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC). With a slow start to the beginning of the season, the Rams found themselves with a 4-6 record in their first 10 games. Suffolk then turned...

Caps off to Suffolk seniors final at bat

Caps off to Suffolk seniors final at bat

Hannah Arroyo
April 26, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Sports

With seven games left in their season, senior second baseman BJ Neil said that his team’s focus is to prove that his class was the “most successful in the history of Suffolk Athletics.” The past two seasons Suffolk has been back-to-back conference champions with wins over St. Joseph’s Colleg...

Rams rally through season

Rams rally through season

Hannah Arroyo
April 19, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The Rams are more than halfway into their season and they have been taking care of business so far. Suffolk University’s baseball team fell short in just two of their last 13 games to Eastern Connecticut State University and Western New England University. On March 29, the team had a 7-5 win agai...

Rams welcome 70th season, continues program success

Rams welcome 70th season, continues program success

Hannah Arroyo
March 30, 2017
Filed under Baseball

For many college athletes, their involvement in sports stops right after graduation day. This was not the case for Suffolk University’s current Head Baseball Coach Anthony Del Prete. Del Prete started out as a student athlete for the baseball team at Suffolk where he pitched four seasons with the R...

Rams swing for a triple: title three-peat

Rams swing for a triple: title three-peat

Skylar To
March 1, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The two-time back-to-back champions are officially back in t-minus nine days and they are looking to defend their title, again. That is, their third Great Northeast Athletic Conference Athletic Conference (GNAC) Championship title. Even though the 2017 40-game regular season starts on March 10, the quest for the ...

Gibson leads team, continues Rams dynasty

Gibson leads team, continues Rams dynasty

March 1, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Senior Chuck Gibson and first time captain is hoping to continue the “dynasty” that is Suffolk Baseball. Gibson, a pitcher for the Rams  from Malden, Mass., is entering his fourth year on the team and hopes to be the team’s number one starter this season. He aims to end his senior year on a high n...

Chant looks for consistency, strikes for NCAA run

Chant looks for consistency, strikes for NCAA run

March 1, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

While Brady Chant is more soft-spoken than his teammates, he is a leader in his athletic performance and demeanor. “You just set an example. We kind of just set a tone. We try to relay that to the guys who haven’t seen it before,” said Chant in a recent interview with The Suffolk Journal. Chan...

Brenner almost hits career milestone, pitches to play more baseball

Brenner almost hits career milestone, pitches to play more baseball

March 1, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Playing in a career total of 90 games for Suffolk’s baseball team so far, senior catcher Matt Brenner looks to see that number increase as his final season approaches. Voted by his teammates during the fall, Brenner, a global business major,  stands among three other Rams as a first-year captain in his fourth...

Cameron welcomes leadership, maintains demeanor

Cameron welcomes leadership, maintains demeanor

March 1, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Playing one of the most defensively demanding positions for Suffolk’s baseball team, senior shortstop Sean Cameron, will be looking to have another successful season. “Shortstop is always looked at as a sort of leadership position and I kind of welcome that, but really, I don’t look at being a capta...

Captain’s Corner: Rams take the diamond

Captain’s Corner: Rams take the diamond

Katie Dugan and Brooke Patterson
March 1, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) office announced on Feb. 16 that the Suffolk University baseball team was selected to win their third GNAC championship this 2017 season. The Rams sat on top of the coaches prediction poll with 59 points. In 2016, the Rams finished their season with an overa...

Student filmmakers compete in NESN showcase

February 25, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Suffolk students David Apostolides, class of 2018 and JJ Moran, class of 2017, made the finals in NESN’s Next Producer contest. The students' film “Giving Up the Game” focused on the men’s baseball team’s pitching prospect Jake Damphousse and his career ending injuries. The inspiration behind...

Baseball loses a beloved player

Baseball loses a beloved player

Trevor Morris
September 29, 2016
Filed under Baseball, Journal Pro Sports Column

We oftentimes forget that baseball is a game. For fans, baseball can be a passion and for me, it has often been an escape. When an icon in the game of baseball passes away, especially at a young age, we come to find baseball is more than just a game. For a lot of the players it is more than just a paycheck, it...

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