September 23, 2018

Posts from "Professional Sports"

  • Professional Sports | Sep.20, 2018

    Serena Williams Feels Cheated After Upset Loss

    By Sam Scanlon ’19 Sports Staff The 2018 U.S. Open Women’s Championship match was surely a match for the ages, and it will live in infamy. Serena Williams was matched up against Naomi Osaka, a 20-year-old hailing from Japan. Williams…

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  • Professional Sports | Sep.20, 2018

    Colin Kaepernick Nike Ad Stirs Controversey

    By Liza Sisk ’19 Sports Staff Earlier this month, Nike debuted a new commercial featuring former National Football League (NFL) quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, and other popular athletes. The campaign encourages Nike customers to “Believe in something. Even if it means…

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  • Professional Sports | Apr.26, 2018

    Bruins Rally to Eliminate Leafs

    By Jeremy Perrigo ’18 Sports Staff The Boston Bruins failed to eliminate the Toronto Maple Leafs for the second-straight game Monday night, as the team from the hub of Canada’s hockey world forced Game 7 with a 3-1 win at…

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  • Professional Sports | Apr.26, 2018

    Gil Santos ‘Voice of the Patriots’ Dies at 80

    By Meaghan Cahill ’20 Sports Co-Editor Gil Santos, inductee of the Massachusetts Broadcasters Hall of Fame, radio play-by-play announcer for the New England Patriots, and member of the Patriots Hall of Fame passed away last weekend on April 19. It…

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  • Professional Sports | Apr.26, 2018

    No Stars? No Problem for Celtics

    Jaylen Brown Breaks Out to Give Boston Series Lead By Jack Belanger ’21 Sports Co-Editor It has not been an easy season for the Boston Celtics this year in terms of injuries, but the team nevertheless has found ways to…

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  • Professional Sports | Apr.26, 2018

    Manchester City Crowned Champions of England

    By Joe Myko ’19 Sports Staff On April 15, Manchester City officially won the 2017-2018 English Premier League title, coming after Manchester United’s 1-0 home loss to bottom-placed West Bromwich Albion that confirmed the title race was over mathematically. Ultimately,…

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  • Professional Sports | Apr.19, 2018

    #Humboldt Strong

    By Sam Scanlon ’19 Sports Staff The Humboldt Broncos, a Canadian hockey team in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL), were slated to faceoff against the Nipawin Hawks in game five of their seven-game semi-final playoff series. The Broncos trailed…

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  • Professional Sports | Apr.19, 2018

    U.S. Female Runners Shock the World

    American Women Sweep Places 1-7 at the Boston Marathon By Meaghan Cahill ’20 Sports Co-Editor While the race may have seemed more like a swim meet than a running event, Desiree Linden shocked thousands—and herself— when she became the first…

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  • Professional Sports | Apr.19, 2018

    Shohei Ohtani Starts Off Hot

    Rookie Shows Promise Hitting and Pitching By Thomas Zinzarella ’21 Sports Staff For most baseball fans, this past off season’s free-agency period was a lackluster performance by all 30 teams. There was almost a consensus around the league that each…

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  • Professional Sports | Apr.12, 2018

    NHL Playoff Preview

    By Jeremy Perrigo ’18 Sports Staff Christmas has befallen the National Hockey League, as the 2018 playoffs have officially arrived. For those who follow the NHL with any sort of consistency, April marks the beginning of two and a half…

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