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Griffin continues to lead by example

Matt West

October 28, 2009

By: Matt West Playing volleyball is something Melissa Griffin has excelled at since her first days in high school. Starting on the varsity squad all four years at Our Lady of Nazareth in Wakefield, MA, Griffin was a captain on the team during her junior and senior years. Additionally, she played for the Andover Pumas, a Junior Olympic Vol...

Lady Rams title bid falls short

Alex Mellion

October 28, 2009

By: Alex Mellion This past weekend, the second-seeded women’s tennis team defeated Emerson College, 5-4, in the GNAC semifinals, before losing to top-seeded Simmons College in the finals, 6-0. This marked the third straight championship game appearance for the team, with one win in 2007. Comi...

NBA storylines to watch for this season

Mike Giannattasio

October 28, 2009

By: Mike Giannattasio With the NBA season opening up this week, there are many storylines that should be followed throughout the course of this season. The 2009-2010 season is definitely going to be different than last year, as many of the powerhouse teams have added new players, resulting in tou...

Green poised to make another run at the title

October 28, 2009

By: Andrew Macdougall After a tough regular season, and an even more difficult loss to the Orlando Magic in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals, the Boston Celtics look to return to the NBA Finals after resting and reloading a hurt, and often depleted, roster. For the first time since mid-February, t...

Sports Briefs Oct. 28. 2009

October 28, 2009

Big Baby hurts his thumb Celtics forward Glen “Big Baby” Davis is expected to miss a significant amount of time with a thumb injury. According to reports in the Boston Herald and on ESPNBoston.com, Davis suffered a broken thumb in an off-court incident. According the the initial report by the He...

Ram Report Oct. 28, 2009

October 28, 2009

Men's hockey Nov. 6 vs. Plymouth St., 3:30 p.m. Nov. 7 at Becker, 2 p.m. Men's basketball Nov. 14 at UNH, 7 p.m. Nov. 17 at Eastern Nazerene, 7 p.m. Cross-Country Oct. 31 at GNAC Championships Women's basketball Nov. 17 at Salve Regina, TBA Nov. 20-21 at Emerson Invitational Tournament, oppone...

Men’s soccer clinches playoff spot, will face Emerson in opening round

October 28, 2009

Last night, the Suffolk men’s soccer team clinched a playoff spot and the third seed in the conference with a 7-1 thrashing of Johnson & Wales. The Rams finished the season with a record of 8-5-2 and a GNAC record of 5-2-2, good for third place in the conference behind Lasell (6-1-2) and St. Joseph’s...

Suffolk athletes rack up weekly, seasonal GNAC honors

Dan Ryan

October 28, 2009

By: Dan Ryan Bernhard Lotterer, GNAC Player of the Week (Oct. 27) Lotterer, a senior from Lima, Peru, was named GNAC Player of the Week after he scored five goals in just two games for the Rams last week. Lotterer scored four goals against Albertus Magnus then added another against Mount Ida College...

The Ram Report Oct. 21, 2009

Ethan M. Long

October 21, 2009

Men's Soccer Oct. 21 vs. Mount Ida, 6 p.m. Oct. 24 vs. Albertus Magnus, 4 p.m. Women's Soccer Oct. 24 vs. Albertus Magnus, 1:30 p.m. Oct. 27 vs. Pine Manor, 4 p.m. Cross-Country Oct. 24 at Gordon College Invitational Women's Tennis Oct. 24 GNAC Semi-finals vs. TBA, 1:30 p.m. Wome...

Sports briefs Oct. 21, 2009

Ethan M. Long

October 21, 2009

World Cup playoff pairings announced FIFA announced the match-ups for its UEFA Playoffs earlier this week, as eight European teams will battle for the continent's final four 2010 World Cup berths. 2006 runner-up France will face Ireland, while perennial powerhouse Portugal will play Bosnia-Herzegovi...

Suffolk team updates: runnin’ Rams and more

Ethan M. Long

October 21, 2009

Golf team competes in 75th Annual NEIGA Championship The Suffolk University men’s golf team competed in the first round of the 75th Annual New England Intercollegiate Golf Association Championship earlier this week, finishing 37th out of the tournament’s 39 teams, ahead of GNAC rival St. Joseph...

Lady Rams look to end season on high note

Ethan M. Long

October 21, 2009

Article By: Andrew Macdougall While it has been a week of highs and lows for fans of the Suffolk University women’s soccer squad, there has never been a dull moment. After a hard-fought tie against GNAC rival Rivier College, the team entered what would be a historic match against Massachusetts Ma...

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