The Home of Student Journalism at Lesley University

Sports rss

After Tough Season, Men’s Basketball Sees Brighter Future(0)

March 2, 2020

With a 79-70 loss to the Becker College Hawks on Saturday, February 22nd, Lesley University’s men’s basketball team lost their twenty fourth straight game and finished the 2019-2020 regular season winless (0-24) for the first time in the program’s history. This final game was one of the more closely contested ones for the Lynx this… Read More ›

3-Peat For Lesley Women’s Soccer Team

This was another exciting season for the Lesley Lynx, with many great plays and memorable moments.  It all began back on August 17th, when the players  arrived on campus to start their pre-season training with double sessions. Led once again by veteran coach Paul Vasconcelos, these sessions provided opportunities for the new players to bond… Read More ›

Reporting from The Patriots’ 2019 Super Bowl Parade

On Sunday, February 3rd, 2019 Super Bowl LIII took place in Atlanta between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams. It was an exciting night for New Englanders when the Patriots pulled out their sixth Super Bowl win at 13-3. This meant that there would be a fun filled parade the following Tuesday,… Read More ›

Women’s Soccer Team Has Another Championship Season

[Editor’s note:  Sophomore Jillian Narby,  a business management major with a specialization in sports marketing and management, is a goalkeeper for the women’s soccer team.] Lesley’s women’s soccer team  had another successful year, which culminated in an exciting 3-2 win over New England College on Saturday the 3rd of November, giving the Lady Lynx the… Read More ›

Men’s Basketball Players Disappointed That “Coach G” Is Leaving

If you are a student-athlete, one of the most important people in your life, in addition to your professors, is your coach.  That is especially true for the members of the men’s basketball team here at Lesley.  I had the good fortune to work for an outstanding coach, Chris Giordano.  And I am disappointed to… Read More ›

Men’s Basketball Team Overcomes Many Obstacles This Season

[Editor’s Note:  Jordan Bellitti is a transfer student who came to Lesley from Curry.  A sophomore, majoring in Children, Youth and Family Studies, he was the men’s basketball team’s third highest scorer this year.] Men’s basketball at Lesley is still relatively new: in fact, it was only twelve years ago that the first games were… Read More ›

Successful Season for Women’s Soccer

Editor’s Note: This report was co-written by two players on the team, Hope Seasholes and Jordan Mitchell. “This is my second year playing on the Women’s Soccer team,” says Hope Seasholes, an Art Therapy major.  “In only two seasons I have seen how we’ve all grown; our energy, confidence, and attitudes changed this year. I… Read More ›

Keeping Up With How the Teams Are Doing

The Women’s Soccer Team is eight games deep into their fall season, and their record currently stands at 6-1-2. Their only loss was to MIT, which has a nationally ranked program; and yet, the Lesley women still managed to scored two goals during the match. They are 2-0 in conference play, and they have already… Read More ›

Conversation with Norman Stone: A Somerville Boxing Legend

I admit did not know the fame and achievement of Norman “Stoney” Stone when I first introduced myself to him at Somerville Boxing Club. A friend of mine on campus suggested I work out at the boxing gym because they offer free lessons. Never having experienced boxing before, I decided to give it a shot…. Read More ›

Lesley Baseball Team Wins First Ever Conference Championship; Earns Bid to NCAA

Last Monday, the Lesley University baseball team made program history, winning the NECC championship for the first time.  And while this was impressive, it comes with an even sweeter ending: an automatic bid to play in the NCAA tournament. Here’s how it happened.  After earning the fourth seed in the playoffs, the Lynx took down… Read More ›