James Macey – 1851 Staff
Men’s Basketball reached the GNAC Playoffs for the third year in a row this season. Photo by Katie Scheinder
Men’s Basketball made it to the Great Northeastern Athletic Conference semifinals but lost 97-86 against the number one seed, Albertus Magnus Falcons. Finishing fourth in the GNAC, the team secured a spot in the postseason for their third consecutive year.
By Colin Froment – News Editor
The men’s lacrosse team traveled to Baltimore this past spring break to play University of New England at Johns Hopkins University. Although the team was defeated 16-9, they toured various aspects of Maryland throughout their stay.
By Seán McGlone – Editor-in-Chief
Sophomore Morgan Choquet is the starting goalie for Women’s Lacrosse. This is Choquet’s first season playing goalie. Photo by Katie Schneider
For most athletes, competing in the first college game is a nerve-wracking experience. However, for sophomore Morgan Choquet, on top of competing in her first college game, she had to compete in a new position while also just starting her second year ever playing lacrosse.
By Kyle Schroeder – 1851 Staff
Despite their losses, women’s basketball always stands united. Photo courtesy of Jackie Colombie
It has been a tough two years for the women’s basketball team in terms of their record. The Lasers finished this season 5-20 after a 5-19 record the previous season. In the 2015-16 season, they went a respectable 12-14. The question that arises is: what caused this drop off? The answer is something every interscholastic and collegiate sports program deals with: the loss of key senior contributors.
Lasell’s Softball and Baseball teams took their annual spring break trips. Softball played in a tournament in Claremont, FL, finishing the week 1-9 versus other east coast teams. Baseball toured the east coast traveling to St. Mary’s City, MD, Cary, NC, and Kings Point, NY. The Lasers went 0-6 against St. Mary’s (MD), Guilford College and United States Merchant Marine Academy. Photos courtesy of Christian Berk & Ashley Gatchell
By Cassidy Murray & Katie Schneider – 1851 Staff
Junior Jordan Aprea is a captain for the men’s volleyball team this season as the team looks to rebuild after graduating five seniors last year. Photo by Katie Schneider
The men’s volleyball team have had a rocky start this season with a current record of 1-6 overall and 0-0 in conference play. The Lasers kicked off the season with two losses in their first invitational at Springfield College. Junior Nate Gallo led the team with 15 kills and 13 digs against the Baruch Bearcats. Junior Jordan Aprea had a team high eight kills against the Springfield Pride. More…
By Seán McGlone & Megan Palumbo – Editor-in-Chief & Sports Editor
Kent Cherrington stepped in as the Director of Athletic Communications and Home Event Coordinator on January 2. He previously served as Sports Information Director at Plymouth State University for 23 years. Photo by Seán McGlone
Kent Cherrington was recently hired as the Director of Athletic Communications and Home Event Coordinator for Lasell Athletics. He comes to Lasell after serving as the Sports Information Director (SID) for Plymouth State University for 23 years. More…