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Crampton assists courtside

Patrick Holmes
February 15, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

From making assists playing basketball to becoming a graduate assistant in the athletics department at Suffolk University, Carolyn Crampton has a passion for sports. She currently holds a position as a manager within the Michael and Larry Smith Fitness Center, an assistant coach to the women’s bas...

Ramifications belt out alongside nation’s best voices

Ramifications belt out alongside nation’s best voices

Patrick Holmes
February 8, 2017
Filed under Arts & Culture, Campus, Music

On Saturday night, Suffolk University’s a cappella group known as the Ramifications took center stage at the Berklee Performance Hall to unleash a moving set worthy of applause. As the second act out of eight to perform, they had the chance to define the beginning of the competition and give the audi...

Parker transitions from swing of a bat to a club

Chris DeGusto
September 28, 2016
Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Jay Parker, who had been an assistant baseball coach at Suffolk University for 19 years, is now the first head coach of the brand new women’s golf program within Suffolk’s Athletics. There is much to establish with this new varsity team in order to guarantee its success. Parker believes that the wome...

Davis breaks barrier for women in athletics

Davis breaks barrier for women in athletics

Skylar To
June 1, 2016
Filed under Sports, Suffolk Rams

The 2015-16 season was better than Head Softball Coach Jaclyn Davis could have imagined. Davis led the team to its most winning record in history as the Lady Rams finished the regular season with a 33-9 record on May 4. Davis achieved her 100th career victory by 87 of those games as a result of her ...

Sylvester, Pulek honored for big bats and swings

Sylvester, Pulek honored for big bats and swings

Skylar To
June 1, 2016
Filed under Softball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

With their recognition, they are looking to display the honor on and off of the field to grow as athletes as well as to help the softball team fulfill an ultimate goal: to capture a Greater Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Championship. Sophomore Jill Pulek and junior Delaney Sylvester were named...

It’s more than a game

It’s more than a game

Clevis Murray
December 2, 2015
Filed under Sports

For over twenty-two years Edward Leyden has coached the Suffolk women’s basketball team, and has been a vital part to their success. As Leyden enters the 2015-16 season with a career record of (329-229), he reflects back on how he initially was introduced to the world of coaching. A former teacher a...

Selep’s late goal leads Rams to victory

Selep’s late goal leads Rams to victory

Andrew Hanides
November 18, 2015
Filed under Sports

  Justin Selep ripped a goal propelling the Suffolk Rams past the Curry Colonels, in a game filled with back and forth action last Saturday. The Rams (3-0-2) prevailed over Curry College (0-5-1) by a score of 3-­2. “It was a good team win. Smolarek was once again unbelievable, and it took...

Daniels achieves goal, wins honors

Daniels achieves goal, wins honors

Skylar To
November 18, 2015
Filed under Featured Stories, Soccer, Sports, Suffolk Rams

A week after the end of Suffolk University’s men’s soccer season, center back and first-year captain Ben Daniels learned from new head coach James Boden that he earned GNAC (Greater Northeast Athletic Conference) Honors. Junior Daniels, who won the same title last season, said that he was a little sur...

Farewell Temple Street: Final fair marks Suffolk’s new beginnings

Farewell Temple Street: Final fair marks Suffolk’s new beginnings

Colleen Day
September 25, 2015
Filed under Campus, Featured Stories, News

The once borderless campus in the heart of Boston has officially begun its move off the hill. As Suffolk prepares to close its doors on Temple Street and leave behind decades of historic breakthroughs and longstanding traditions, the humility that was present during Suffolk’s beginnings in the Roxbury...

Baseball triumphant with GNAC title

Baseball triumphant with GNAC title

Jeremy Hayes
April 29, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Sports

The Rams baseball team won the 2015 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) championship on Sunday at Holman Stadium in Nashua, New Hampshire, defeating the Johnson & Wales University Wildcats by a final score of 4-3. Junior Drew Carter came around to score the game-winning run in the bottom o...

Baseball looks to continue recent playoff success

Baseball looks to continue recent playoff success

Sammy Hurwitz
April 22, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Featured Stories, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The Rams are three games away from completing their 2015 regular season, and after the first 29 contests, it’s clear the team has regressed. Their overall record of 14-16, is underwhelming, while their conference record of 9-5 is better, but still a far cry from last year’s club. The 2014 Rams...

Rams build momentum heading toward playoffs

Rams build momentum heading toward playoffs

Sammy Hurwitz
April 15, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The Rams started off the week in impressive fashion, sweeping a doubleheader on Sunday against a conference rival Albertus Magnus. The Rams narrowly won the first game 3-2, following the complete game effort of starting pitcher Josh Desai. The senior tossed seven innings, surrendering four hits and...

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