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.
By Seán McGlone – Editor-in-Chief
Senior setter Taylor Tiezzi (4) celebrates with her teammates during a match. Photo courtesy of Taylor Tiezzi.
During a game against Sage College on Setember 30, senior setter Taylor Tiezzi set a ball to junior outside hitter Olivia Addington. As Addington hit the ball down for a kill, the gym at Skidmore College went silent as the team realized – this was Tiezzi’s 2,500th career assist.
By Brian Cohen – 1851 Staff
The Lasell College Women’s Field Hockey team has taken the GNAC by storm this season posting a 7-0 conference record thus far. The Lasers have a 14-3 overall record including eight of those victories coming on their home field and they are playing with tremendous confidence.
By Morgan VanWickler and Lane Sulzer – Art Director and 1851 Staff
In the spring, Lasell’s academic structure will transition to five schools to combine resources and increase interdisciplinary learning opportunities. The new structure will eliminate seven majors, consolidate several concentrations and restructure a variety of majors. More…
By Megan Palumbo – Sports Editor
Lasell’s men and women’s track teams competed at the Eric Loeschner Invitational in Fitchuburg on Saturday, April 15. The Lasers matched up against 21 other schools — Fitchburg State hosted the event.
Photos by Tom Horak – Staff Photographer
On Sunday, November 7 women’s soccer earned their sixth consecutive Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) championship over Emmanuel College. Unfortunately, the season ended early when they were knocked out of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) tournament by Rowan University.
Photo by Tom Horak
Samantha Plumley and Leanne Signoriello – 1851 Staff
The Lasell men’s volleyball team recently took home their first Great Northeast Athletic Conference Championship (GNAC) trophy. “We did it. There’s not much more you could ask for,” said senior, co-captain Dan Raffol on the men’s volleyball team’s recent success. More…