November 20, 2018

Posts from "Professional Sports"

  • Professional Sports | Nov.15, 2018

    USA Gymnastics Out

    By Liza Sisk ’19 Sports Staff USA Gymnastics has been at the center of significant controversy this year. Last winter, more than 100 female athletes joined together to testify against Lawrence Nassar, the longtime national team doctor. The group of…

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  • Professional Sports | Nov.01, 2018

    Editor’s Corner

    A Look at the Red Sox’ Success Without Big Papi By Jack Belanger ’21 Sports Co-Editor After Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz retired following the conclusion of the 2016 season, there was a lot of uncertainty as to who…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.25, 2018

    Dodgers, Red Sox World Series Match-Up

    By Thomas Zinzarella ’21 Sports Staff The Boston Red Sox boast the best record in baseball and have found their way back into the World Series after defeating the defending champions, the Houston Astros. They are going up against the…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.25, 2018

    Healthy Roster Shows Promise for Celtics’ New Season

    By Scott Jarosz ’21 Sports Staff Over the course of the offseason prior to the 2017-18 NBA season, the Boston Celtics made some enormous additions to their  roster that created a lot of buzz throughout their home city. In the…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.04, 2018

    Boston Bruins Start Off Season With Devastating Loss

    By Sam Scanlon ’19 Sports Staff October is finally here and the quest for the Stanley Cup is officially underway. The Boston Bruins finished last season with a 50-20-12 record, but the year was abruptly ended by the Tampa Bay…

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  • Professional Sports | Sep.27, 2018

    NHL Expanding to Reach New Fans

    By Sam Scanlon ’19 Sports Staff The National Hockey League is in the midst of a long-term campaign in the hopes to broaden the game of hockey and the NHL globally. Their plan to expand includes playing in a series…

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  • Professional Sports | Sep.27, 2018

    College Football Season Heats Up

    By Thomas Zinzarella ’21 Sports Staff It is officially a month into football season, and teams are settling in for what should be another exciting year on the gridiron. The University of Alabama once again finds themselves at the top…

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  • Professional Sports | Sep.27, 2018

    MLB Playoffs Are Here

    By Cam Smith ’21 Sports Staff As the temperature gets progressively more bearable in Aquinas it can only mean one thing: playoff baseball is right around the corner. The Major League Baseball regular season will finally come to a conclusion…

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  • 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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