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Men’s basketball dribbles towards redemption

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Andrew Laird

November 7, 2018

Junior Thomas Duffy sat in the Suffolk Ridgeway Building, where he has spent the last three years of his life improving every aspect and angle of his game. Now just a handful of days away from starting his junior season, Duffy’s mind lingers on the teams crushing postseason defeat just nine months p...

History made

History made

Hannah Arroyo and Sean Cushing

November 1, 2018

Ending the 2018 regular season with 108 wins, the Boston Red Sox were set for a deep playoff run. This record-breaking team started their postseason journey in the American League Division Series (ALDS) with a matchup against their longtime rival, the New York Yankees. It ended with the fourth world ...

Women’s hockey: A new era begins

Hannah Arroyo / Sports Editor

Andrew Laird

October 31, 2018

On Saturday Oct. 27, Suffolk students, faculty and alumni braved the pouring rain and punishing wind chill to pack the stands of the Porrazzo Skating Rink in East Boston. They were all there with one purpose: to watch The Lady Rams make history. As the team skated up to the blue line, announcers ca...

Women’s golf repeats as champions of NEIGA

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Sean Cushing

October 31, 2018

This year, the Suffolk women’s golf team came into the New England Intercollegiate Golf Association (NEIGA) Championship as the returning champions. Going into the tournament on Oct. 21, the team had plans to leave with the same title and that is exactly what they did. The tournament kicked off with lots...

New athletic trainer energizes Rams

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Sean Cushing

October 24, 2018

This past summer, Suffolk Athletics looked to fill the shoes of three time Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Athletic Trainer of the Year, Jeff Stone. When this past July came around, their answer was Richard Cox. Cox brought in experience, persistence and a great attitude. As the former As...

Men’s hockey laces up for first season in NEHC

Hannah Arroyo / Sports Editor

Hannah Arroyo

October 24, 2018

Suffolk men’s hockey will drop the puck on their 39th season on Friday and look to compete against a whole new set of teams as they enter the New England Hockey Conference (NEHC). Leaving behind the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC), their schedule features 24 upcoming games. This includes 17 confere...

Cross-country dominates, aims for strong GNAC finish

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Hannah Arroyo

October 17, 2018

As the sun rises early in the morning and students get ready for class, the Suffolk University men’s and women’s cross-country teams are wide awake and at practice for 6 a.m. Under the guidance of second year head coach and Suffolk alum Will Feldman, the program has gone through an extensive growth...

Rams playoff push

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Eddie Reinhardt

October 17, 2018

October is here and the Great Northeastern Athletic Conference (GNAC) playoffs are approaching as the Suffolk University men’s soccer team looks to push themselves into second gear. The Rams are hoping to finish out the season strong as they remain in the fight for postseason contention. The team...

Men’s club hockey starts up season

Men’s club hockey starts up season

Johnny Maffei

October 17, 2018

As they look to strengthen their relationship with their opponents and administration, the Suffolk University Men’s Club Hockey team is ready to lace-up for what they call a big season; one that will benefit the whole team. This season, the club has penciled in 21 games. All of which are organized...

New women’s volleyball coach looks to push for playoffs

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Andrew Laird

October 17, 2018

As a senior in high school, volleyball was far from Scott Blanchard’s mind, until an injury ended his season on the tennis team. Unable to play, he instead decided to join his friends on the volleyball team as a manager. Although he did not think much about it at the time, little did he know...

Suffolk seniors cap off collegiate careers

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Sean Cushing

October 17, 2018

For the past four years, Melissa Adamo and Veronica Bernardo have remained consistent players for the Suffolk women’s soccer team. Entering their first year of collegiate play in 2015, the two captains came onto the team along with a group of seven other freshmen. Today, they are the only ones from...

Women’s golf aims to become repeat champions

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Sean Cushing

October 17, 2018

After coming in 2nd place at the Empire 8 Championships for two consecutive years, the Suffolk women’s golf team is looking to stay hot. The Rams got going at the right time too, as the New England Intercollegiate Golf Association (NEIGA) championship approaches on Oct. 21. Last year the Rams won the...

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