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Champions; Women’s golf wins NEIGA Tournament

Champions; Women’s golf wins NEIGA Tournament

Joe Rice

October 25, 2017


Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

In the Suffolk University women’s golf team’s first full season, the Cinderella story continued for the Lady Rams as the team took home first place in the woman’s first-ever New England Intercollegiate Golf Association (NEIGA) Tournament. The Lady Rams, in their second season, have surprised...

Rams swing for a title

Rams swing for a title

Hannah Arroyo

October 10, 2017


Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

In the past 14 seasons, the Suffolk men’s golf team has never finished first in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Championship. As the current season shortly runs it’s course, the Rams will look to bring a title home to Suffolk. Suffolk opened the 2017 season on Sept. 12 in the Emman...

McMellen up for par in 15th season: Drives for GNAC Championship

McMellen up for par in  15th season: Drives for GNAC Championship

Brooke Patterson and Hannah Arroyo

September 27, 2017


Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Bound to Suffolk University men’s golf program for 15 seasons, Ed McMellen and the Rams have made nine Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) championship appearances, and intend to take the fairway in the top five this 2017 season. As a Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) native, McMellen was name...

Lady Rams on par for season success

Lady Rams on par for season success

Joe Rice

September 20, 2017


Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

With a complete roster of six girls, five being underclassmen, Suffolk University Women’s golf team started out their fall season strong, with many accomplishments already in the books. The Lady Rams have succeeded in many program “firsts” so far in their 2017 season. Recently, the Lady Rams won their first c...

Parker completes first season as head of a new team

Brooke Patterson

November 7, 2016


Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

After coaching the Suffolk Ram’s baseball team for 20 years, Jay Parker has hung up his cap and picked up his club. As the program’s first ever head coach, Parker and the women’s golf team completed their first season this fall. The five-member roster finished the two-tournament season on Oct...

Fusco plays rounds, then takes the mound

Fusco plays rounds, then takes the mound

Brooke Patterson

November 2, 2016


Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Junior Mark Fusco has managed to balance the lifestyle of a two sport collegiate athlete at Suffolk University. Fusco plays for both the men’s golf and baseball teams. He has been a part of the golf team for two consecutive years while also contributing to the men’s baseball team for four years as...

Suffolk’s next freshmen sensation

Suffolk’s next freshmen sensation

Billy Boyce

September 29, 2016


Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

When freshman Demetrios Stamoulis lined up his TaylorMade driver at the Emmanuel Invitation Tournament last weekend, he did not expected to contribute much. Shooting from the fifth roster spot out of five, this weekend was meant to be a learning experience for the 18-year-old Manchester, N.H. native. After ...

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...

Suffolk Athletics introduces university’s first ever women’s golf team

Suffolk Athletics introduces university’s first ever women’s golf team

Chris DeGusto

September 21, 2016


Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

“Passion!” is what Suffolk University’s Athletic Director Cary McConnell exclaimed as the most important reason for appointing Jay Parker as the head coach for the athletics department new women’s golf team. A new chapter in Suffolk University’s athletic history is now being written. The scho...

Maria Sharapova receives two-year suspension for using banned substance

Maria Sharapova receives two-year suspension for using banned substance

Skylar To

June 21, 2016


Filed under Golf, Journal Pro Sports Column, Sports

Maria Sharapova received a two year suspension for using a banned substance. See what one Suffolk professor and Rams tennis head coach have to say about it.

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Baistrocchi hits the greens

Baistrocchi hits the greens

Skylar To

April 6, 2016


Filed under Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

Sophomore Marcos Baistrocchi is heading into a three-week season as a two-year member of Suffolk University’s golf team. Appearing in their fourth Annual Spring Series,  the golf team opened the season with a one-day competition hosted by Rhode Island College Anchormen at the Valley Country Club in W...

Suffolk junior named to GNAC All-Sportsmanship Team

Suffolk junior named to GNAC All-Sportsmanship Team

November 4, 2015


Filed under Featured Stories, Golf, Sports, Suffolk Rams

By Colin Barry Golfer Patrick Hambleton has been named to the Great Northeast Athletic Conference All-Sportsmanship Team. “I’m kind of surprised, but very thankful,” Hambleton said. The GNAC All-Sportsmanship Team honors college athletes on both the athletes’ abilities and their overall...

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