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Suffolk cross-country continues to dominate conference

Suffolk cross-country continues to dominate conference

Sean Cushing

November 7, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Suffolk Rams

With two teams that keep on improving their placings this season, the Suffolk men’s and women's cross-country teams are destined for success. For the men, October has been special as they placed third of 19 in the Suffolk Invite and third of nine in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Cham...

Men’s basketball dribbles towards redemption

Men’s basketball dribbles towards redemption

Andrew Pease

November 7, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Junior Thomas Duffy sat in the Suffolk Ridgeway Building, where he has spent the last three years of his life improving every aspect and angle of his game. Now just a handful of days away from starting his junior season, Duffy’s mind lingers on the teams crushing postseason defeat just nine months p...

Women’s hockey: A new era begins

Women’s hockey: A new era begins

Andrew Pease

October 31, 2018


Filed under Hockey, Sports, Suffolk Rams

On Saturday Oct. 27, Suffolk students, faculty and alumni braved the pouring rain and punishing wind chill to pack the stands of the Porrazzo Skating Rink in East Boston. They were all there with one purpose: to watch The Lady Rams make history. As the team skated up to the blue line, announcers ca...

Women’s golf repeats as champions of NEIGA

Women’s golf repeats as champions of NEIGA

Sean Cushing

October 31, 2018


Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

This year, the Suffolk women’s golf team came into the New England Intercollegiate Golf Association (NEIGA) Championship as the returning champions. Going into the tournament on Oct. 21, the team had plans to leave with the same title and that is exactly what they did. The tournament kicked off with lots...

New athletic trainer energizes Rams

New athletic trainer energizes Rams

Sean Cushing

October 24, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Suffolk Rams

This past summer, Suffolk Athletics looked to fill the shoes of three time Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Athletic Trainer of the Year, Jeff Stone. When this past July came around, their answer was Richard Cox. Cox brought in experience, persistence and a great attitude. As the former As...

Men’s hockey laces up for first season in NEHC

Men’s hockey laces up for first season in NEHC

Hannah Arroyo

October 24, 2018


Filed under Hockey, Showcase, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Suffolk men’s hockey will drop the puck on their 39th season on Friday and look to compete against a whole new set of teams as they enter the New England Hockey Conference (NEHC). Leaving behind the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC), their schedule features 24 upcoming games. This includes 17 confere...

Cross-country dominates, aims for strong GNAC finish

Cross-country dominates, aims for strong GNAC finish

Hannah Arroyo

October 17, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Featured Stories, Sports, Suffolk Rams

As the sun rises early in the morning and students get ready for class, the Suffolk University men’s and women’s cross-country teams are wide awake and at practice for 6 a.m. Under the guidance of second year head coach and Suffolk alum Will Feldman, the program has gone through an extensive growth...

Rams playoff push

Rams playoff push

Eddie Reinhardt

October 17, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Suffolk Rams

October is here and the Great Northeastern Athletic Conference (GNAC) playoffs are approaching as the Suffolk University men’s soccer team looks to push themselves into second gear. The Rams are hoping to finish out the season strong as they remain in the fight for postseason contention. The team...

New women’s volleyball coach looks to push for playoffs

New women’s volleyball coach looks to push for playoffs

Andrew Pease

October 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Suffolk Rams, Volleyball

As a senior in high school, volleyball was far from Scott Blanchard’s mind, until an injury ended his season on the tennis team. Unable to play, he instead decided to join his friends on the volleyball team as a manager. Although he did not think much about it at the time, little did he know...

Suffolk seniors cap off collegiate careers

Suffolk seniors cap off collegiate careers

Sean Cushing

October 17, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Suffolk Rams

For the past four years, Melissa Adamo and Veronica Bernardo have remained consistent players for the Suffolk women’s soccer team. Entering their first year of collegiate play in 2015, the two captains came onto the team along with a group of seven other freshmen. Today, they are the only ones from...

Women’s golf aims to become repeat champions

Women’s golf aims to become repeat champions

Sean Cushing

October 17, 2018


Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

After coming in 2nd place at the Empire 8 Championships for two consecutive years, the Suffolk women’s golf team is looking to stay hot. The Rams got going at the right time too, as the New England Intercollegiate Golf Association (NEIGA) championship approaches on Oct. 21. Last year the Rams won the...

Senior spotlight: Lombardo serves 200 career aces

Senior spotlight: Lombardo serves 200 career aces

Hannah Arroyo

October 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Suffolk Rams, Volleyball

When Talia Lombardo strode on the court for her first match in Suffolk University’s Regan Gymnasium freshman year, she could not even imagine where her time as a volleyball player would take her. Four seasons and 97 matches later, Lombardo reflected on a career that she referred to as “eventful.”...

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