Gallery: men’s soccer vs Rivier Reply

Photos by Tom Horak

The men’s soccer team defeated Rivier University 5-1 in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference quarterfinals. Senior Mike Skelton scored his 50th career goal in the 74th minute to become the program’s all-time leading scorer. Lasell will host Norwich University in the GNAC semifinals on Wednesday, November 6 at 1:30 p.m.

Gallery: women’s soccer vs Johnson & Wales Reply

Photos by Tom Horak

The number one seed women’s soccer team defeated No. 8 Johnson & Wales University 2-0 in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference quarterfinals. Junior Bridget Lynch and freshman Devon Day each scored for the Lasers.  Junior goalie Leah Pappalardo made four saves in the shutout. The Lasers host Emmanuel College on Tuesday, November 5 at 1:30 p.m. in the GNAC semifinals.

Storify: Lasell reacts to Sox World Series victory Reply

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The Boston Red Sox defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in Game 6 of the World Series to capture its third title in 10 seasons. Boston slugger David Ortiz was named World Series MVP. The Red Sox clinched the World Series at Fenway Park for the first time since 1918.

Members of the Lasell community took in the game at Boston bars, dorms, and even at Fenway Park. Many people used the hashtag #BostonStrong when Tweeting about the victory, as the Red Sox became the symbol of hope and strength following the Boston Marathon bombings.

Click the image below to read a compilation of tweets by the Lasell community as they put their thoughts on the championship into words.

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A Storify compilation of Tweets by the Lasell community on the Red Sox championship.

Gallery: women’s volleyball vs Brandeis Reply

Photos by Tom Horak

The women’s volleyball team fell to Brandeis University 3-1 on October 29 to wrap up the regular season. Sophomore Jordan Seid led the Lasers with 19 digs and sophomore Sharisse Scott-Rawlins led Lasell with 11 kills. The Lasers finish the regular season with a record of 16-12. The Great Northeast Athletic Conference tournament opens on Tuesday, November 5.