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Chapecoense Soccer Team Fatality

Chapecoense Soccer Team Fatality

Break Special, Sports December 1, 2016 at 8:26 pm 0 comments

  Cameo Tietje ‘ 18 Assistant Sports Editor   Brazil’s Chapecoense Soccer Team was on their way to the final of the Copa Sudamericana, the South American international soccer competition. Their country held high hopes for them and followed the tournament closely. As the plane flew over mountains in Columbia,Read More

Harvard Men’s Soccer Team’s Season Cancelled

Harvard Men’s Soccer Team’s Season Cancelled

Sports November 17, 2016 at 8:45 pm 0 comments

Cameo Tietje ‘18 Sports Editor On Nov. 3 the Men’s Harvard Soccer Team was under investigation for rating the Women’s Soccer Team on sexual appeal. The list rated women on a scale from 1 to 10 and stated their physical attributions and possible preferred sexual positions, such as “Doggy Style”Read More

Get Active and Get Credit

Get Active and Get Credit

Sports November 17, 2016 at 8:00 pm 0 comments

Madeline Hubbard ‘19 Contributing Writer If you are looking for something different to spice up your spring semester classes, an Exercise and Sports Studies course might be the perfect thing for you. Due to the variety of classes offered, anyone can find a class for their ability level or interests.Read More

Upcoming Schedule

Sports November 10, 2016 at 8:39 pm 0 comments

Sat, Nov. 12 Equestrian: At Amherst Show 8:30 a.m. Cross Country: at NCAA Regional TBA Tue, Nov. 15 Swimming and Diving: At Elms College 6 p.m. Basketball: At Pine Manor College 7 p.m.

Round ’Em Up

Sports November 10, 2016 at 8:38 pm 0 comments

Fri, Nov. 4 Swimming and Diving: At Worcester Polytechnic  Institute L 117-172 Vs. Brandeis University L 135-154 Vs. Babson College W 198-91 Sat, Nov. 5 Field Hockey: Vs. Massachusetts Institute of Technology L 2-3 Tue, Nov. 8 Swimming and Diving: Vs. Springfield College TBA

Early Specialization in Athletics: The Next Great Player or Burnout?

Sports November 10, 2016 at 8:28 pm 0 comments

Madeline Hubbard ‘19 Contributing Writer It is commonly recognized that it takes 10,000 hours to attain mastery in any specific field.  This idea was popularized by Malcom Gladwell in his book, Outliers. It naturally leads modern parents to one logical conclusion: that their child needs to start playing a sportRead More

NCAA Gender Rules

NCAA Gender Rules

Sports November 10, 2016 at 8:27 pm 0 comments

Cameo Tietje ‘18 Sports Editor The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has rules and regulations on a vast number of topics, including athlete’s drug use and transgender student-athlete participation. For obvious reasons, such as performance enhancement, the NCAA bans substances like testosterone. Testosterone is a common hormonal drug taken byRead More

Upcoming Schedule

Sports November 3, 2016 at 8:22 pm 0 comments

Fri, Nov. 4 Swimming and Diving: At Worcester Polytechnic 7 p.m. Sat, Nov.5 Field Hockey: Vs TBA 2 p.m. Tue, Nov. 8 Swimming and Diving: Vs. Springfield College 7 p.m.

Round ’Em Up

Sports November 3, 2016 at 8:21 pm 0 comments

Thu, Oct. 27 Volleyball: At University of St. Joseph L 2-3 Sat, Oct. 29 Equestrian: At Mount Holyoke  Show 4th/9 Swimming and Diving: Vs. Smith Relays NTS Cross Country: Vs. NEWMAC Championship 4th/11 Volleyball: Vs Wheaton College L 0-3 Soccer: Vs. Wheaton College (Mass.) L 0-4 Field Hockey: Vs ClarkRead More

Lauren Holiday: Brain Tumor

Lauren Holiday: Brain Tumor

Sports October 27, 2016 at 8:33 pm 0 comments

Cameo Tietje ‘18 Sports Editor Lauren Holiday played midfield and forward for the United States Women’s National Soccer Team from 2007 to 2015. Holiday started her collegiate career with the UCLA Bruins and then played for FC Kansas City and the Boston Breakers. She is a two-time Olympic gold medalistRead More