Get Excited for a New Era in Baseball

Chris Kropas '16, Contributor

October 29, 2015

Filed under Opinions, Sports

In 1975, the free agency era for baseball began, allowing the teams with the highest payrolls to achieve the greatest success by giving large sums of money to players who had become free agents. Taking advantage of this, hug...

Looking Good in Foxboro

Mick O'Hanlon ;16, Contributor

October 26, 2015

Filed under Sports

  The undefeated Patriots advanced to 5-0 this past Sunday after defeating the Indianapolis Colts 34 - 27 in a rematch of last year's AFC championship game. The Patriots were able to secure the win thanks to big performances...

2015 World Cycling Championship Recap

Giovanni De Simone '16, Contributor

October 19, 2015

Filed under Sports

  The World Cycling Championships were recently held in Richmond, Virginia, from September 20-27. This was the first time the event had been held on U.S. soil in 30 years. Hundreds of competitors from countries as far-flung...

Celtics Season Preview

Ben Painchaud '18, Contributor

October 13, 2015

Filed under Sports

  "With every new beginning comes some other beginning's end." A brand new NBA season is almost upon us, and the Celtics are looking to build off of a roller coaster 2014-15 campaign that, for the most part, saw the team...

Pats’ Dominance Continues

Danny Nguyen '16, Contributor

October 13, 2015

Filed under Sports

The Patriots looked to continue their dominance over opponents this past Sunday, and that is exactly what they did. The afternoon game between the Patriots and Cowboys started slowly, as both teams’ defenses held the opposing...

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: Worth the Wait?

Cam Rogers '18, Sports Editor

May 27, 2015

Filed under Sports

On May 2nd, 2015, Floyd Mayweather fought Manny Pacquiao. This fight went the distance, lasting twelve rounds. Mayweather defeated Pacquiao by a unanimous judges' decision. One card was scored 118-110, the other scored 116-112,...

Winston/Mariota Debate Far From Resolved

Benjamin Painchaud '18, Contributor

May 14, 2015

Filed under Sports

  "With the first pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers select Jameis Winston, quarterback from Florida State." While watching the draft live from his home, Winston was undoubtably grinning as family and...

Jordan Spieth wins 79th Masters

Malcolm Herbert '18, Contributor

May 13, 2015

Filed under Sports

For many people these days, golf is a boring game that offers little excitement and requires little athletic ability. For 51 weeks of the year, the majority of sports fans could care less about golf. However, everything is different...

A Layup for Lauren

Hugh Gorman '15, Contributor

March 26, 2015

Filed under Sports

Since the 6th grade, Lauren Hill dreamed of playing college basketball. On November 2nd, the 5’10” freshman forward nervously took the court with her Mt. Saint Joseph University teammates against Hiram College for the first ...

3 on 3 Basketball Blitz

Emmanuel Kalu '15, Sports Editor

March 23, 2015

Filed under News, Sports

"I was getting buckets." "Yo I'm telling you, he was like Kobe out there!" "My team would've won, you know. We were unstoppable!" "Just wait 'till I get actual basketball sneakers, just wait." This past Friday confidence...

Big Moves in the AFC East

Cam Rogers '18, Contributor

March 23, 2015

Filed under Sports

It certainly has been a busy free agency since the period started back on March 10. Much of the action has been taking place in the AFC East, the New England Patriots' division. Some big moves have been made, but it's not looking...

PGA Tour Roundup

Malcolm Herbert '18, Contributor

March 17, 2015

Filed under Sports

With the PGA tour in full swing, it seems appropriate to take a look back at what has happened thus far this calendar year on tour and to give you my 2015 Masters predictions. The first event of the 2015 calendar year was the Hy...

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