In an article published on the Lasell athletics website on August 26, it was announced Todd Montana was stepping down as head coach of the women’s basketball team. Montana had roamed the Laser sidelines for the past six years.
This fall has been anything but ideal for Lasell’s baseball team. From the beginning of the semester, head coach Bill Uberti could tell he was going to have to work harder than usual to groom his players for a competitive spring season.
Hilary Turner was hired to be an athletic trainer at Lasell in 2011. Graduating from Bridgewater State University, she earned Athletic Training Student of the Year upon graduation. At Lasell, she mainly worked with the men’s basketball team and the softball team.
By Taylor Viles & LJ VP LaFiura– Sports Editor & 1851 Staff
In a time when cancelations seem to be inevitable every single day, another victim has been taken: the winter sports season. Lasell’s announcement came on October 23, 11 days before the presidents’ council decided to make the same decision for the Great Northeast Athletic Conference. The counsel is made up of the head of each conference school.
By Taylor Viles & Josh Wolmer– Sports Editor & 1851 Contributor
With the decision to cancel collegiate sports in the spring due to COVID-19, another decision followed shortly after; allowing every athlete affected by the season’s cancelation another year of eligibility.