Record-setting season for winter sports

By Josh Wolmer & LJ VP LaFiura – 1851 Contributors

EJ Day dribbles on Anna Maria defender Jakai Alexandre during a recent game. He surpassed 1000 career points earlier this season during his senior season. Photo courtesy of Janard Jones/Lasell Athletics

The winter season for Laser sports is almost over and it has been historic. Men’s and women’s basketball as well as track and field are having some of their best seasons in recent history. Multiple players have recorded individual program records and milestones.  

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Lasers dominate Anna Maria on senior day

By Cameron Deniso – 1851 Contributor

L-R Senior Zach Scott, senior EJ Day, senior Liam Jacobs, fifth-year Jonathan Friberg, fifth-year Kevin Vanderhorst, and senior Kevin Nunez are honored for Senior Night just before tip-off. Photo courtesy of Janard Jones.

Six players were honored Friday evening at the Athletic Center, as the Lasers celebrated their senior night with a 99-64 victory over Anna Maria College. Jonathan Friberg, Liam Jacobs, Zach Scott, and 1,000-point-scorers Kevin Vanderhorst, EJ Day, and Kevin Nunez were honored before tip-off. 

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Lasers lose to undefeated Bluejays

By Kait Bedell – News Editor

Lasell senior guard Kevin Nunez shoots a free throw during last night’s matchup against Saint Joseph. Photo by Kait Bedell

The Lasers (12-9 overall) took on the undefeated Bluejays of Saint Joseph Connecticut at home during last night’s men’s basketball matchup for an in-conference game at 7:30 p.m. The Bluejays, ranked sixth nationally in Division III, took the win over Lasell 91-64, improving to 20-0.

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Day scores 18, Lasers fall to Wildcats 73-55 

By LJ VP LaFiura – 1851 Contributor

On Saturday, the men’s basketball team lost to Johnson and Wales, 73-55, at the Athletic Center. Much of Johnson and Wales’ lead can be attributed to a 39-19 halftime lead.

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Men’s basketball battles to the bitter end

Brian Cohen – 1851 Staff

Stefan Masciarelli made his 1,000 career
point during a free throw on Feb. 7 against Tufts University. Photo courtesy of Corinne Ciraldo.

Heading into the last week of the regular season, the men’s basketball team looks to finish off strong. The team posted a 7-19 overall record and 5-6 in GNAC play. The regular season wrapped up Saturday, Feb. 16 at Anna Maria College. The team triumphed over the Amcats 89-75, giving them a spot in the GNAC Quarterfinals on Feb. 19.

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Men’s basketball ends on a high note

James Macey1851 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.

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