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Suffolk alumna lands dream job with Patriots

Suffolk alumna lands dream job with Patriots

Hannah Arroyo

February 20, 2019


Filed under Boston, Journal Pro Sports Column, Sports

As a Suffolk University women’s soccer player, alumna Lauren Spencer went to the playoffs with her team for four consecutive years. Today, as the Social Media Coordinator for the New England Patriots, Spencer has experienced a whole new postseason. Now in her second full year with the Patriots, Sp...

Patriots dynasty lives on

Patriots dynasty lives on

Hannah Arroyo and Sean Cushing

February 6, 2019


Filed under Boston, Featured Stories, Journal Pro Sports Column, News, Sports, Suffolk News

“Dynasty” is the only fitting word to describe the New England Patriots in the recent years. With a 13-3 victory over the Los Angeles Rams, the Patriots have now won the Super Bowl in three of the last five NFL seasons. For Boston sports fans and Suffolk University students alike, the feeling never...

Suffolk student tends field for historic Red Sox season

Suffolk student tends field for historic Red Sox season

Hannah Arroyo

November 14, 2018


Filed under Journal Pro Sports Column, Sports

As the Red Sox won the World Series at the end of October, college students were excited to be a part of the celebrations and excitement that filled Boston’s streets. Brendan Gallagher, a Suffolk University junior, found himself closer to the action than most. Gallagher, a marketing major who works for...

Run Boston Strong

Run Boston Strong

Ryan Arel

April 18, 2018


Filed under Journal Pro Sports Column, Showcase, Sports

Frigid temperatures, strong winds and pouring rain did not stop Boston pride spreading from Hopkinton to Boylston Street Monday at the 122nd Boston Marathon. Due to the abrasive weather conditions, many runners debated on backing out of the race, including American winner Desiree Linden,  as she told r...

More than just a game

More than just a game

Don Porcaro

April 18, 2018


Filed under Journal Pro Sports Column, Sports

In the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, where the Boston Bruins faced off against the Toronto Maple Leafs, the Boston Bruins Foundation held the usual 50/50 raffle, but this time, the proceeds reached far beyond the charity. The foundation, which was established in 2003, is a non-profit organi...

Sox season preview: Changes in the clubhouse look to core young talent

Sox season preview: Changes in the clubhouse look to core young talent

Johnny Maffei

March 28, 2018


Filed under Journal Pro Sports Column

Forget about all of the snow falling on Boston this month, the forecast for the Red Sox calls for strikeouts and home runs, and on paper they just may have solved their biggest problem since October 2016: replacing David Ortiz. In Feb. 2018, Red Sox Nation found out the club signed slugger J.D. Marti...

Super Bowl LII: Eagles soar past Patriots

Super Bowl LII: Eagles soar past Patriots

Joe Rice

February 7, 2018


Filed under Journal Pro Sports Column, Sports

The New England Patriots burst into U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Sunday with one goal in mind: capturing the team’s sixth Super Bowl title during the Brady-Belichick era and third in the past four seasons. The only barrier that stood between the Patriots and their goal was the underdog Phil...

Rushing to the title

Rushing to the title

Joe Rice

January 31, 2018


Filed under Journal Pro Sports Column, Sports

   The New England Patriots will be competing in their tenth Super Bowl during a remarkable stretch primarily centered around quarterback Tom Brady and head coach Bill Belichick this Sunday. Going face-to-face against the Philadelphia Eagles at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minnesota, the Patriots will lo...

Patriots gain 8th straight win beating the Bills 23-3

Patriots gain 8th straight win beating the Bills 23-3

James Furlong

December 3, 2017


Filed under Journal Pro Sports Column

The New England Patriots met the Buffalo Bills in a week 13 AFC East division showdown Sunday afternoon at New Era Field in Buffalo, New York. The Patriots beat the Bills 23-3 behind running back Rex Burkhead’s two-touchdown performance. New England’s quarterback Tom Brady came into Sunday’s...

Garoppolo to the 49ers

Garoppolo to the 49ers

Joe Rice

October 31, 2017


Filed under Journal Pro Sports Column, Sports

Just about 24 hours before the trade deadline, the New England Patriots shocked the football world by trading well-known backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers. The 25-year-old was revered by many teams seeking a quarterback, including the Cleveland Browns and San Francisco, due t...

Patriots top Chargers 21-13, extend win streak to 4

Patriots top Chargers 21-13, extend win streak to 4

James Furlong

October 30, 2017


Filed under Journal Pro Sports Column, Uncategorized

The New England Patriots hosted the Los Angeles Chargers in a week eight matchup at 1 p.m. Sunday at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough Massachusetts. The Patriots came out on top with a final score of 21-13 over the Chargers. Sunday’s game was the fourth game this season for New England that came down to...

Patriots lose 33-30 to Panthers, fall to 2-2

Patriots lose 33-30 to Panthers, fall to 2-2

James Furlong

October 1, 2017


Filed under Journal Pro Sports Column, Sports

The New England Patriots battled it out on Sunday afternoon with the Carolina Panthers at home at Gillette Stadium. The Patriots fell 33-30 to the Panthers on a 48-yard field goal by kicker Graham Gano as time expired. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has historically struggled against the Carolina ...

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