The Suffolk Journal

Suffolk student follows Celtics playoff run

Joe Rice

June 21, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

For many, the Boston Celtics unlikely 2018 playoff run unfolded on the screens of their television sets. For Clevis Murray, an incoming senior at Suffolk University, that was not the case. Murray had the opportunity to cover the team at each home game as a contributor for The Athletic Boston, a new ...

Bourikas represents Lady Rams in senior All-Star Classic game

Bourikas represents Lady Rams in senior All-Star Classic game

March 27, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Senior Georgia Bourikas found yet another spot in the Rams’ record books this weekend when she competed at the New England Women’s Basketball Association (NEWBA) Senior All-Star Classic at Smith’s Ainsworth Gymnasium. Being the sole representative from the Lady Rams, Bourikas, who ended her S...

Lady Rams fall in championship

Lady Rams fall in championship

Don Porcaro

March 1, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Suffolk Rams

After a 21-7 season, the Lady Rams fell to St. Joseph's College on Saturday afternoon in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Championship game 73-59. The trip marked the fifth time in Lady Rams history the team has played in a GNAC Championship. Despite the loss, Suffolk University finish...

Young Rams here to reside

Young Rams here to reside

Joe Rice

February 21, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The Suffolk University men’s basketball team reached new heights during the 2017-18 regular season, as they achieved a milestone that had not been touched for more than 15 years. With a 15-11 record, the Rams notched their best regular season record since the 2001-02 season and also managed to pull...

Lady Rams leave lasting impression

Lady Rams leave lasting impression

Brooke Patterson

February 21, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The walls of Regan Gymnasium were dressed up with posters and blue-and-gold streamers as two women’s basketball seniors stepped onto their home court for the finale of the Lady Rams regular season. Co-captains Alex Nagri and Georgia Bourikas were honored at a ceremony prior to Saturday’s game a...

Freshman exhibits potential to pave way

Freshman exhibits potential to pave way

Don Porcaro

February 14, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Suffolk University’s women’s basketball freshman point-guard Jenni-Rose DiCecco was named Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Corvias Rookie of the Week. Along with the honor, DiCecco surpassed an all-time Suffolk athletics single-season record with her seventh award, placing her ahead of ...

Rookie honored, again

Rookie honored, again

Don Porcaro

February 7, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Last week, Suffolk University’s men’s basketball freshman Brendan Mulson was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Rookie of the Week for his fourth time this season. Mulson is the youngest member of the Rams leading trio with Michael Hagopian and Thomas Duffy. He stands as a member of...

Bourikas shoots for history

Bourikas shoots for history

Hannah Arroyo

February 7, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

While she may not be a history major, fifth-year senior Georgia Bourikas went down in the history books Thursday night becoming the 14th Lady Ram in women’s basketball history to score 1,000 career points. Appearing in her 100th collegiate game, Bourikas stepped onto the Lady Rams’ home court aga...

Dribbling past the defense

Dribbling past the defense

Don Porcaro

January 31, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Suffolk University's women's basketball team is off to one of the most successful starts in program history. With a 14-5 record, the Lady Rams are looking to make a serious run at the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) championship. Although the Lady Rams are currently one of the top performer...

Shooting the distance

Shooting the distance

Matt Geer

November 15, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The first season of Suffolk University women’s basketball was in 1982-83, and since then only 11 Lady Rams have eclipsed the prestigious 1,000-point mark. Senior Georgia Bourikas is looking to etch her name to that list. Bourikas recently said to The Suffolk Journal “reaching the mark” is some...

Senior captains shoot for final title

Senior captains shoot for final title

Joe Rice

November 8, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The Lady Rams’ basketball program look to take a step further than what the team built upon in the 2016-17 season. This years campaign will be led by Georgia Bourikas and Alex Nagri, both seniors and veteran members of the team. Last year, the team played extremely well, where they boasted a 17-9...

Back in action

Back in action

Don Porcaro

November 8, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

As basketball season inches closer, the Rams will unveil an unconventional roster on opening night. After only carrying one senior last season, the men’s basketball team now has a 17-man roster filled with juniors and sophomores. Last season, the Rams finished 7-19 under head coach Jeff Juron. Fo...

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