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Suffolk student scores job with Bruins Foundation

Sean Cushing

September 25, 2019

For Suffolk University senior Don Porcaro, Boston sports are everything. This is why Porcaro decided to get involved with the Boston Bruins Foundation (BBF) back in 2017. The BBF is a nonprofit group that works with young children and families. The foundation’s objective is to help these children and...

Amy Barry wins Employee of Season with Sox

Hannah Arroyo

September 25, 2019

When she’s not sharing the stories of Suffolk Ram athletes, Sports Information Director (SID) Amy Barry spends the rest of her time working for the Boston Red Sox. In just two seasons working in the Ticketing department with the Sox, Barry has already experienced the great joy of a World Series wi...

Addisyn Lanza, #9

Andrew Laird

September 25, 2019

Junior midfielder Addisyn Lanza is never satisfied in her appetite for self-improvement, adding the goal of improved scoring to her plate this season. “I want to score more. I’ve been told since the age of five that I need to shoot more,” said Lanza in an interview with The Suffolk Journal. ...

Women’s soccer blows past competition

Andrew Pease

September 15, 2019

Wednesday night the Lady Rams travelled to Mass. Maritime Academy for their third game of the season, and spent the bus ride back to Boston celebrating their ten point shutout of the Buccaneers. Coming off their wrenching 1-0 loss to Fitchburg State College in double overtime just four nights prior,...

Andrew Pease

September 9, 2019

In the Lady Ram’s first meeting against Fitchburg State, the team came up short in double overtime, losing their home opener 2-1, last Saturday afternoon. After the game, Suffolk Head Coach Ashley Van Vechten stressed keeping confidence going forward. “To the team,” said Van Vechten in an...

Suffolk cheer club continues to make a name on campus

Suffolk cheer club continues to make a name on campus

Phoebe Adams

April 24, 2019

The Suffolk University Cheer Club scored an impressive 82 out of 100 points and placed first in their division at their competition at Pinkerton Academy in Derry, New Hampshire on April 14. This score allowed the women to receive a placement, not a bid, for The U.S. Finals Cheer and Dance, which takes pl...

Bruins beat Toronto, move closer to Stanley Cup Final showing

Hannah Arroyo / Sports Editor

Hannah Arroyo

April 24, 2019

History always finds a way to repeat itself, and this has been the case for the Boston Bruins in the first round of their playoff stretch. With their 5-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in game seven, the Bruins will take the ice with the Columbus Blue Jackets in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. ...

Marathon Monday brings out the best in Boston

Morgan Hume / Arts Editor

Hannah Arroyo and Sean Cushing

April 17, 2019

The 123rd Boston Marathon was about more than just a race. Runners from all over the world cast light on different stories of how they had stepped foot onto the blue and gold starting line, but all had one ultimate goal: to finish the 26.2 miles. With a rainy and cold marathon in 2018 many runners f...

Switzer continues to pave path for female runners

Courtesy of 261 Fearless Foundation

Morgan Hume

April 17, 2019

Thousands of women ran in the Boston Marathon this year, but back in 1967, 20-year-old Kathrine Switzer was the only woman on the course. Her decision to participate in the marathon that morning sparked a social revolution that has given women across the world the motivation to run for over 50 years...

Baseball slides past all of GNAC competition

Courtesy of Suffolk Athletics

Andrew Laird

April 10, 2019

More than halfway through the season, the Suffolk’s baseball team has continued to have a successful run, accumulating 17 wins and a perfect 10-0 conference record. The team’s last conference win came in a double-header versus Anna Maria College on Sunday, where in the first game, Suffolk lefty W...

Freshman softball player hits past all expectations

Courtesy of Suffolk Athletics

Joe Rice

April 10, 2019

Freshman Caitlin Murphy, an outfielder for the Suffolk University softball team, has provided an instant impact to the 11-9 Lady Rams. Her recent success could potentially be the spark that the team hopes will bring a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Championship to campus. The first-year playe...

Suffolk students hopeful for Bruins as team looks to battle in playoffs

Ryan Arel / Opinion Editor

Joe Rice

April 3, 2019

For the third consecutive year, the Boston Bruins will be competing to take home the National Hockey League’s most prestigious award: the Stanley Cup. The Bruins are looking to improve on two consecutive unsuccessful runs, losing in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs back in 2017 to the Ot...

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