September 26, 2020

Posts from "Professional Sports"

  • 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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  • 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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