The Suffolk Journal

Fall sports canceled at Suffolk University due to COVID-19

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JD Conte, Sports Editor

July 20, 2020

As the Suffolk University community prepares for an uncertain fall semester, one large question mark has recently been eliminated - that being fall sports.  In the latest trend of cancellations, the Coastal Commonwealth Conference (CCC) board of directors announced there will be no official conferenc...

Fan Fest brings together Suffolk community

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Andrew Laird

October 15, 2019

This past Saturday, Suffolk hosted its fifth annual Ram’s Fan Fest. The event is one of the latest installments in Suffolk Weekend, where students, faculty, alumni and families come together to celebrate their Suffolk pride. The events began at Suffolk’s home field, East Boston Memorial Park at 11...

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...

Rams go 12 innings with MIT

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Andrew Laird

March 20, 2019

In the Rams first game back from their Florida road trip, the team traveled across the red line to MIT, where after 12 innings both teams left the field with a three all tie. The Rams got off to a hot start in the top of the first inning with a little help from the Engineers as two errors left one...

Track standouts run their way to Regionals

Track standouts run their way to Regionals

Hannah Arroyo

February 27, 2019

In only their second season, Suffolk University Track has flourished into a program that has become well recognized not only in their conference, but also nationwide. Combined, the men’s and women’s team have a total of 34 athletes, over 75 percent of them being freshmen. Some of them are runners and ot...

Men’s basketball prepares to heat up in Florida

Men’s basketball prepares to heat up in Florida

Andrew Laird

December 5, 2018

While many Suffolk students head home for winter break, the Suffolk men’s basketball team will take their talents down to Naples, Florida on Dec. 27 for a pair of regular season games. Bringing 17 players and a few coaches from the heart of Boston down to Florida may have been easy to sell to the t...

Women’s basketball opens season

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Andrew Laird

November 14, 2018

After a crushing defeat at the hands of Saint Joseph’s College, the Suffolk women’s basketball team came into their season opener against Western New England (WNE) looking to bounce back. Suffolk entered the season ranked third in the Greater Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) coaches poll. The team e...

Suffolk cross-country continues to dominate conference

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Sean Cushing

November 7, 2018

With two teams that keep on improving their placings this season, the Suffolk men’s and women's cross-country teams are destined for success. For the men, October has been special as they placed third of 19 in the Suffolk Invite and third of nine in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Cham...

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...

Rams senior captains lead legacy

Rams senior captains lead legacy

Ryan Arel

March 27, 2018

Having entered the spring ranked at the top of the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) coaches poll, the Suffolk Rams baseball team goal for the season is simple - a fourth straight GNAC title. The team split a double-header against the No. 1 NCAA ranked UMass Boston last Saturday. In 2017, the Rams offensive...

Rookie honored, again

Brooke Patterson / Sports Editor

Don Porcaro

February 7, 2018

Last week, Suffolk University’s men’s basketball freshman Brendan Mulson was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Rookie of the Week for his fourth time this season. Mulson is the youngest member of the Rams leading trio with Michael Hagopian and Thomas Duffy. He stands as a member of...

Crampton assists courtside

Patrick Holmes

February 15, 2017

From making assists playing basketball to becoming a graduate assistant in the athletics department at Suffolk University, Carolyn Crampton has a passion for sports. She currently holds a position as a manager within the Michael and Larry Smith Fitness Center, an assistant coach to the women’s bas...

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