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Rams break even as season draws to an end

Rams  break even as season draws to an end

Brooke Patterson

April 25, 2018

With the season coming to a close, the men’s tennis team hoped to make a run in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) playoffs, but unfortunately, the Rams’ 6-6 record could not get them there. Although the winning percentage was not enough to give the Rams a shot at playoffs, it is the b...

The Rams Roundup

The Rams Roundup

Joe Rice

April 25, 2018

Baseball The baseball team has now won seven straight games, including a recent victory over Tufts University on Tuesday, 16-5, putting the resurgent Rams to an overall record of 18-15. Despite a 7-14 record outside of the Great Northeast Atlantic Conference (GNAC), the Rams have held their own within...

Tumbling under the radar

Tumbling under the radar

Hannah Arroyo

April 25, 2018

Although they are classified as a club, Suffolk University cheerleading has a bond that resembles all the qualities of a team. In only their second year reestablished as a club, the squad took home a second place finish in their first competition, the White Mountain Championship, in Derry, NH this past Sunday. ...

Run Boston Strong

Run Boston Strong

Ryan Arel

April 18, 2018

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...

Commentary: Baseball brawls are part of the game

Commentary: Baseball brawls are part of the game

Ryan Arel

April 18, 2018

Just like in many other mainstream sports, aggressive behavior is involved in the entertainment on the field. Baseball is not any different, especially when rivalries run deep. The atmosphere is different in Boston when the Yankees are in town. Normally most games go without violence, but last Wednesday...

More than just a game

More than just a game

Don Porcaro

April 18, 2018

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...

Rams acquire travelled tennis star to roster

Rams acquire travelled tennis star to roster

Joe Rice

April 11, 2018

For an athlete who initially chose a professional tennis career, 23-year-old freshman Ariel Ilarslan Russo retired and decided to take his tennis skills to the collegiate level. Russo was recently cleared by the NCAA to take the court with the Rams. NCAA Eligibility Process In the fall, the Panama native ...

Remember Forever

Remember Forever

Hannah Arroyo

April 11, 2018

While he is not in the championship pictures or has his name hanging from banners in Regan Gymnasium, Suffolk University athletic trainer Jeff Stone has certainly been a part of the achievements in the athletics department. With a professional career that has lasted more than 40 years, Stone is set to ...

Sylvester Sisters: Dynamic duo connect one last time as teammates

Sylvester Sisters: Dynamic duo connect one last time as teammates

Brooke Patterson and Hannah Arroyo

April 11, 2018

What has been a dream since high school, the Sylvester sisters are finally reunited on the diamond. Senior Delaney Sylvester and freshman Payton Sylvester are back in the same uniform as teammates on the Lady Rams softball team. Being three years apart in age, the sisters have competed on multiple teams...

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

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...

Bourikas represents Lady Rams in senior All-Star Classic game

Bourikas represents Lady Rams in senior All-Star Classic game

March 27, 2018

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...

Aiming higher: Men’s tennis team preparing to shock GNAC

Aiming higher: Men’s tennis team preparing to shock GNAC

Joe Rice

March 27, 2018

By many, the bar is set low for the Suffolk University men’s tennis team, but the Rams will look to surprise doubters within the Great Northeast Atlantic Conference (GNAC). Led by junior captains Rami Esrawi and Chris Parnagian, the Rams will look to surpass the expectation of finishing  last in the GNAC...

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