Abroad with my team Reply

Brianna Robbins – Sports Editor

This past August, my field hockey team and I spent five days in Bermuda for pre-season. The trip had been discussed since I first stepped foot onto this campus my freshman year. When I first heard about this trip, I thought it was too expensive and there would be too much time spent fundraising before this trip would ever happen. I look back on these past three years I spent at different fundraising events and at the end of the day it was all worth it.

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Wuorio continues dominance in women’s lacrosse Reply

Senior Britney Wuorio has been enjoying another successful season with the lasers. the Bolton, MA native continues adding to her records. (Photo by Tom Horak)

Senior Britney Wuorio has been enjoying another successful season with the lasers. the Bolton, MA native continues adding to her records. (Photo by Tom Horak)

Brianna Robbins – 1851 Staff

It is no surprise that the 2012 and 2013 Greater Northeast Athletic Conference Player of the Year is dominating the field again for another incredible season. Senior captain Britney Wuorio has excelled by setting records and winning a GNAC championship during her time with the women’s lacrosse program.

In 2013, Wuorio led the GNAC in both points and goals, and ranked second in assists. She ranked first in the nation with 129 points and finished with a tie in fourth among D-III women’s lacrosse players with 83 goals. This season, Wuorio is currently ranked in the top of five in the GNAC in goals, points, shots, shots on goal, and assists.
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Gaming director talks industry challenges Reply

Brianna Robbins & Kait Quinn – 1851 Staff and Managing Editor

Jill Griffin, Director of Workforce, Supplier, and Diversity Development at the
Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC), spoke to Lasell Students the MGC. The mission of the MGC is to create fair, transparent, and participatory process for implementing the expanded gaming law passed by the legislature and signed by the governor in 2011. More…

Records set at NCAA’s Reply

Brianna Robbins – 1851 Staff

Age must not mean a thing to the women’s track and field 4×200 relay. This year’s relay team broke the school record back in early February at Tufts University by almost ten seconds with a time of 1:54.36. “We finally put together a team where we all wanted the record and just went for it,” said sophomore Melissa Cooley. “Breaking the record the first time felt great, but we knew we could do it again.” More…

Men’s volleyball off to a strong start Reply

Abdulrehman "Rocky" Khan goes up for a spike in a match against NYU. (Photo by Tom Horak)

Abdulrehman “Rocky” Khan goes up for a spike in a match against NYU. (Photo by Tom Horak)

Bri Robbins – 1851 Staff

Men’s Volleyball has begun the 2014 season on a high-note. During the first two weeks of the season, the team recorded a 5-2 record.

The only two losses came from top 10 ranked opponents: defending national champion Springfield College and New York University.

“We still have a young team with an immense amount of potential,” said junior Dan Raffol. “From the looks of it, the only direction we’re going is up.” More…

Ring in the holidays with tasty seasonal drinks 1

Kait Quinn & Brianna Robbins1851 Staff

Brianna Robbins and Kait Quinn experimented with two beverage establishments near Lasell College: Dunkin’ Donuts in Auburndale and the Starbucks in Newton. Price, quality, and taste were analyzed. Bri specifically had small holiday lattes and Kait specifi cally had small peppermint mocha lattes. More…

Sophomores shine for cross country Reply

Brianna Robbins 1851 Staff

The men’s cross country team ended the season on a high note with runners competing in the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) meet and the National Collegiate Athlete Association Regionals. Strong performances in the races came courtesy of sophomores Alex Weselcouch, Cameron Wiewel, and Andrew Panther. More…