November 17, 2017

Posts from "Professional Sports"

  • Professional Sports | Nov.16, 2017

    Shalane Flanagan Wins NYC Marathon

    By Eileen Flynn ’20 Sports Staff    On Sunday, November 5, Shalane Flanagan made history by becoming the first American woman to win the New York City Marathon in 40 years.   Runners from all over the world gathered in…

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  • Professional Sports | Nov.09, 2017

    2018 Olympics Preview

    By Sam Scanlon ’19 Sports Staff    Winter is coming. This winter will be a particularly exciting one, as all eyes will be on Pyeongchang, South Korea. The world’s best winter athletes will convene to represent their respective countries in…

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  • Professional Sports | Nov.09, 2017

    Patriots Mid-Season Review

     By Jack Belanger ’21 Sports Co-Editor    With the conclusion of Week 9, the NFL season is officially past the halfway point, and the Patriots are once again in first place in the AFC East at 6-2, though the team…

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  • Professional Sports | Nov.09, 2017

    Astros Win!

     By Jack Belanger ’21 Sports Co-Editor By winning Game 7 on Nov. 1, the Houston Astros officially won the 2017 World Series over the Los Angeles Dodgers. Houston scored five runs in the first two innings off of Los Angeles…

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  • Professional Sports | Nov.03, 2017

    A World Series to Remember

    By Jack Belanger ’21 Sports Co-Editor      What a series it has been. Every game in this World Series was a hard fought battle; neither team got blownout. The Dodgers and Astros won over 100 games this year and…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.26, 2017

    Hayward Injury Impacts Celtics Season

    by Max Anderson ’18 Sports Staff    A nightmare scenario for Celtics fans became reality last Tuesday night when Gordon Hayward, the star free agent who signed for the Celtics over the summer, gruesomely dislocated his ankle and fractured his…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.26, 2017

    Expansion Leads to Success: Vegas Knights Make History

    by Meaghan Cahill ’20 Sports Editor    They started their season with virtually nothing–no stats, no previous wins or losses, and no idea how a team consisting of offered up players would play together.   None of that, however, stops…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.26, 2017

    Dream Fantasy Football Line Up: Week 8

    by Ethan Ticehurst Sports Staff Quarterback Deshaun Watson, Houston: He is currently tied for second in touchdown passes for the year. He is the most reliable high-point scorer in the league. He also has a cannon of an arm. Running…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.07, 2017

    Why the Packers are America’s Team

    by Jack Belanger ’21 Sports Staff    I wish I could proclaim the Patriots as “America’s Team,” but most of the country would be quick to disagree. While the Pats have been the best team recently, outside of New England…

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  • Friar Sports | Oct.07, 2017

    Burke Takes the Court

    by Eileen Flynn ’20 sports staff   There are few things that Providence College students enjoy more than bragging about successful alumni. Students are filled with pride thinking about the adults who had the same professors and sat in the…

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