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Marathon Monday brings out the best in Boston

Marathon Monday brings out the best in Boston

Hannah Arroyo and Sean Cushing

April 17, 2019


Filed under Boston, Journal Pro Sports Column, News, Sports

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...

Track standouts run their way to Regionals

Track standouts run their way to Regionals

Hannah Arroyo

February 27, 2019


Filed under Sports, Suffolk Rams, Track & Field

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...

Lady Rams basketball becomes only team to extend season

Lady Rams basketball becomes only team to extend season

Andrew Pease

February 20, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Suffolk Lady Rams defeated Anna Maria College 68-58 on Tuesday in the Great Northeastern Athletic Conference (GNAC) Quarterfinal. This marks the Lady Rams’ 24th tournament appearance, and their eleventh semifinal appearance. Suffolk leaned heavily on its starting lineup, as the starters combined to sco...

Suffolk alumna breaks into Boston music scene with headline show at Hard Rock

Suffolk alumna breaks into Boston music scene with headline show at Hard Rock

Morgan Hume

February 6, 2019


Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Music

Suffolk University alumna Jillian Barrows is stepping into the Boston music scene by headlining a show at the Hard Rock Cafe next month, the rock musician’s biggest performance yet. Barrows, who uses the stage name Jillian Ann, sang in her local church choir in Medford, Mass.  as a child and by...

Patriots dynasty lives on

Patriots dynasty lives on

Hannah Arroyo and Sean Cushing

February 6, 2019


Filed under Boston, Featured Stories, Journal Pro Sports Column, News, Sports, Suffolk News

“Dynasty” is the only fitting word to describe the New England Patriots in the recent years. With a 13-3 victory over the Los Angeles Rams, the Patriots have now won the Super Bowl in three of the last five NFL seasons. For Boston sports fans and Suffolk University students alike, the feeling never...

For the love of sports: Suffolk’s multi-sport athletes

Joe Rice

February 6, 2019


Filed under Golf, Soccer, Sports, Suffolk Rams, Track & Field, Volleyball

It is safe to say that being a student-athlete at any university is a difficult task. Between classes, homework, practice and games, it makes for little free-time. But in the rare phenomenon of being a multi-sport athlete at a university, this lifestyle is even more amplified. In the case of senior McKenzie McGrath...

Lady Rams push towards playoffs

Lady Rams push towards playoffs

Andrew Pease

February 5, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

The Suffolk women’s basketball team is well on their way to a high playoff seed this year. After losing their first game of the season, the Lady Rams have gone 17-4 since, as well as having an 8-1 conference record. Jenni-Rose DiCecco, who lead the Lady Rams to the Greater Northeast Athletic Conf...

Men’s basketball prepares to heat up in Florida

Men’s basketball prepares to heat up in Florida

Andrew Pease

December 5, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Featured Stories, Sports, Suffolk Rams

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

Women’s basketball opens season

Andrew Pease

November 14, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

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

Suffolk cross-country continues to dominate conference

Sean Cushing

November 7, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Sports, Suffolk Rams

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

Men’s basketball dribbles towards redemption

Andrew Pease

November 7, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Suffolk Rams

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...

Suffolk research students thrive on bacteria

Suffolk research students thrive on bacteria

Taylor White

April 4, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Showcase, Suffolk News

Suffolk biology students have been engrossed in their research on bacteria, aspiring to one day solve the mystery of how these microorganisms have the ability to cause lethal infection. With the ongoing battle to target and terminate antibiotic resistant bacteria, there is an incentive to study the life-threatening features of bacteria and find possible therapeutic interventions.

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