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By Brian Cohen – 1851 Staff

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The Athletic Center was recently renovated to replace dead spots and chips in the floor. The renovations also included a new logo at center court. Photo by Michael Bueno

The Athletic Center took on a new look with the repair of the hardwood floor in October, just in time for the start of the basketball season. About 60 of the hardwood panels were repaired. More…

Field hockey’s first final leads to frustration Reply

By Matt Ferris – 1851 Staff

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Field hockey had a historic season and made it deep into the GNAC playoffs, ultimately losing to Mount Ida in the championship. Photo by Cassidy Murray

The women’s field hockey team had a dominant regular season but fell short in championship. The Lasers finished with a 16-4 overall record. This sat them in first place in the Greater Northeast Athletic Conference and guaranteed the team in the number one seed in the postseason.  More…

Machado says goodbye, takes job at Wentworth Reply

By Seán McGlone & Cassidy Murray – Editor-in-Chief & Sports Editor

Sports Information Director and Lasell alum Emily Machado recently announced she would be leaving Lasell after four years as SID. Machado will take over as Athletic Communications Coordinator at Wentworth Institute of Technology.  More…

Women’s v-ball completes season with historic finish Reply

By James Macey – 1851 Staff

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Women’s volleyball had a historic season, earning the fourth seed in he GNAC tournament and hosting their first playoff match since 2007. Photo by Cassidy Murray

Women’s volleyball hosted Regis College for the first GNAC playoff match hosted by Lasell since 2007 on October 31. The Lasers were seeded fourth in the GNAC tournament.

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Straight to eight was a success Reply

By James Macey – 1851 Staff

Women’s soccer won their eighth consecutive GNAC Championship on November 4 in a 2-0 victory over Johnson and Wales University.

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Women’s soccer didn’t fail to show dominance as the team shut out Johnson and Wales University (JWU), winning their eighth consecutive Great Northeast Athletic Conference title on November 4. The Lasers ended the game with a 2-0 victory on Taylor Field, regaining the top spot in the conference. Photo by Katie Schneider.

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Crohn’s disease awareness game fills the hill Reply

By Gregory Camillone – Contributing Writer

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The Butler family stand together prior to Saturday’s game to honor Sheila (second from left) and Haleigh (far right) for their fight against Crohn’s disease. Photo by Gregory Camillone.

On Saturday, Sept 23, the Laser’s women’s soccer team defeated the Saint Joseph of Maine Monks in a GNAC matchup to raise awareness about Crohn’s disease with a final score of 1-0.

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McGrane hits the ground running Reply

By Seán McGlone – Editor-in-Chief

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Michael McGrane enters his first year as coach of the Men’s and Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field teams. Photo courtesy of Emily Machado

Lasell Athletics recently hired Michael McGrane as the new Head Coach for the Men’s and Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field teams.

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Tiezzi sets career milestone Reply

By Seán McGlone – Editor-in-Chief

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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.

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