Lynch sisters round out careers Reply

By Tristan Davis 1851 Staff

Upon reading the resumes of Bridget and Kayla Lynch, you’d be hard pressed to find an all-star team, award, or honor they haven’t already been a part of. Bridget Lynch, a three-time GNAC Offensive Player of the Year and three-time scholar athlete, has been named to the All-New England second team twice. She also holds program records in career goals and points in a game. Kayla Lynch is no stranger to impressive accolades either. The three-time GNAC All-Tournament Team member and three-time scholar athlete was recently named to the Academic All-Region first team. Both are exercise science majors and shine as brightly in the classroom as they do on the field. But what do you award two players that have already been awarded everything?

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Track overcomes hurdles Reply

By Ryan Fitzgerald Opinion Editor

It was a brisk night on Monday, November 3, when the Lasell track team stepped out on Grellier Field for practice. It was only 5:30 p.m., but already nearly pitch dark. The team was dressed in thermal attire as they stretched and began jogging exercises.

Coach Nicholas Noheimer watched as his players were warming up. “It’s a little cold out but we can manage,” said Noheimer.

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New direction for men’s basketball Reply

By Lance Forrest 1851 Staff

The 2014-15 Lasell College men’s basketball team has been selected. The 16 roster spots have been filled. The intense pre-season is over and now it’s time for the team to focus on what is ahead. With only six returners, this year’s team is comprised of mostly transfers and freshmen.

Head Coach Aaron Galletta knows what it’s like to prepare a team that consists of newcomers, realizing there is a buffer period where the players need to come together to form new relationships within the squad. Having five new members from Florida make this process easier.

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Newsroom returns for third and final season Reply

The Newsroom will air the final six episodes on HBO on Sunday nights at 9 p.m. (Photo courtesy of tvtyrant.com)

The Newsroom will air the final six episodes on HBO on Sunday nights at 9 p.m. (Photo courtesy of tvtyrant.com)

By Ryan Macleod – 1851 Staff

The Newsroom, created by Aaron Sorkin, has returned for its final season on HBO. The show focuses on current events and how they are covered in the news industry. Will McAvoy, played by Jeff Daniels, holds the lead role as the anchor of the six o’clock nightly newscast.

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Duo entertain with social issues focus Reply

The Colored Girl Hustle rap about positivity and empowerment. (Photo courtesy of coloredgirlhustlebandcamp.com)

The Colored Girl Hustle rap about positivity and empowerment. (Photo courtesy of coloredgirlhustlebandcamp.com)

By Ryan Fitzgerald Opinion Editor

Taja Lindley and Jessica Valoris, of rap group Colored Girls Hustle, energized a crowd of Lasell students and faculty last month. The two are a sister rap-duo that preach hustling for your own passion, self-esteem, and creativity.

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The Horror continues with Freak Show Reply

American Horror Story: Freak Show airs on Wednesday nights at 10 p.m. on FX.  This season stars Jessica Lange, Evan Peters and Emma Roberts with newcomer Finn Wittrock.  (Photo courtesy of popsugar.com)

American Horror Story: Freak Show airs on Wednesday nights at 10 p.m. on FX. This season stars Jessica Lange, Evan Peters and Emma Roberts with newcomer Finn Wittrock. (Photo courtesy of popsugar.com)

By Krista DeJulio - Features Editor

American Horror Story is currently in its fourth season with the newest installment called Freak Show. This season takes place in gloomy Jupiter, Florida, in 1952, where the term “freak” is socially acceptable. The show returns with fan favorites Jessica Lange as the mysterious Elsa Winters, Evan Peters as the charming Jimmy Darling, and Sarah Paulson as both Bette and Dot Tattler. This season also introduces Finn Wittrock as Dandy Mott, who steals scenes and leaves audiences captivated by his every move.

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Theatre and concert corner Reply

By Natalie Kfoury Editor-in-Chief

Theatre:

Arabian Nights

Central Square Theater (Cambridge)

December 1-31

Meet Me in St. Louis

Stoneham Theater (Stoneham)

December 1-28

The Trip to Bountiful

Cutler Majestic Theater (Boston)

December 1-7

The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife

The Lyric Stage (Boston)

December 1-20

A Christmas Carol

South Shore Conservatory (Hingham)

December 5

Concerts:

The Head and the Heart (Indie Folk)

House of Blues (Boston)

December 3

The 1975 (Alternative)

House of Blues (Boston)

December 6

French Montana (Rap)

House of Blues (Boston)

December 8

Flosstradamus (Hip Hop, EDM)

House of Blues (Boston)

December 9

Trans-Siberian Orchestra (Progressive Rock)

TD Garden (Boston)

December 20