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U.S. Army veteran goes the distance

Brooke Patterson
November 16
Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Suffolk Rams

David Campisano, 34, joined the United States Army back in Sept. 2001, prior to his attendance at Suffolk University. Transitioning to the university was not an easy task for the Army veteran. He said he was honored to not only attend Suffolk, but also compete for the cross country team. “It is difficult t...

Manfra finishes first collegiate season in full sprint

Manfra finishes first collegiate season in full sprint

Skylar To
October 26
Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Freshman Emily Manfra  has entered the under -20 club in the 5K for Suffolk University’s women’s cross country program. The biology major earned her third Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Corvias Rookie of the Week honor after placing second in a field of 167 runners at the Saints In...

App finds discounted movie tickets, concessions

App finds discounted movie tickets, concessions

Heather Rutherford
October 2
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Cross Country, Film

Four grown men, one Toyota van, and over 135,000 miles traveled across country. That’s what it took to convince hundreds of movie theatres to sign with Dealflicks, an app that finds discounted movie tickets and concessions based on the user’s location. After taking his seat in a theatre showing,...

Cross country teams’ rosters running on fumes

Cross country teams’ rosters running on fumes

October 2
Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Suffolk Rams

By Christian Nagle   Over the summer, Suffolk’s cross-country program welcomed new coach James Petersen. Petersen came from Bentley University as a 2014 graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems but also started and competed in the MASCOT triathlon team, according...

No GNAC trophies, but plenty of honors

No GNAC trophies, but plenty of honors

Jeremy Hayes
November 5
Filed under Cross Country, Featured Stories, Golf, Soccer, Sports, Suffolk Rams, Tennis

There will be no shiny trophies for Suffolk University this fall season, but plenty of honors to go around. No team at Suffolk had as much success as the Lady Rams tennis team. After their elimination in the GNAC semi-finals, the Lady Rams still managed to walk away with a solid team record and...

Assistant XC coach helping team make strides

Assistant XC coach helping team make strides

October 11
Filed under Cross Country, Inside the Journal, Sports

Alison Melillo Journal Staff With new assistant coach Brian Smith, the men’s and women’s cross country teams have had a successful start to the season. The runners have done well at the meets, and Smith has taken his previous knowledge on running and has put it toward the team. Ever since gro...

Cross-Country teams finding success

Cross-Country teams finding success

September 27
Filed under Cross Country, Inside the Journal, Sports

Alison Melillo Journal Staff As the start of the season is beginning, the men’s and women’s cross country teams have started their road to success. Karen McKetchnie is returning in her second year as coach of the men’s and women’s cross country teams, and Brian Smith is in his first yea...

Cross-Country teams finding success in fun-filled season

Mike Giannattasio
October 5
Filed under Cross Country, Inside the Journal, Sports

Mike Giannattasio Journal Staff The members of the Suffolk University men’s and women’s cross country teams are always working hard to achieve their goals. The team is having a great season and most importantly all the players are having fun. The men’s and women’s cross country teams ha...

Students plan countrywide bike trip

Derek Anderson
February 17
Filed under Cross Country, News

Article by: Derek Anderson After four years at Suffolk and much preparation, Gregory Ralich and Bianca Pettinicchi will trade graduation robes for bicycle wheels as they head out on a 4,000 mile cross-country bike trip one week after they graduate to benefit the Autism Society of America. The two...

Suffolk team updates: runnin’ Rams and more

Ethan M. Long
October 21
Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Golf team competes in 75th Annual NEIGA Championship The Suffolk University men’s golf team competed in the first round of the 75th Annual New England Intercollegiate Golf Association Championship earlier this week, finishing 37th out of the tournament’s 39 teams, ahead of GNAC rival St. Joseph...

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