By: Meghan Carroll– 1851 Staff
The year 2020 has been a rough one for everyone. With the rapid growth of COVID-19, our lives have come to an abrupt stop. Everyone has been impacted in some sort of way, especially students, more specifically, senior student-athletes.
By Alex Balletto & Virginia Bry – Copy Editor & 1851 Staff
Photo Courtesy of Andrew Modugno
Women’s lacrosse honored their senior players (L-R) Vanessa Pino, Jordan McComb, Lily Delaney for their contributions on April 13.
During the women’s lacrosse senior game on April 13, the team honored captain Jordan McComb, Lily Delaney and Vanessa Pino, all seniors. The team matched the Blue Jays of the University of Saint Joseph (Connecticut).
By Adam Hallenbeck & Taylor Viles – 1851 Staff
Lasers from women’s to men’s lacrosse huddle on the field during their games against Salem State University (L) and Wentworth Institute of Technology (R).
Photos Courtesy of Corinne Ciraldo
By Megan Palumbo – Sports Editor
The women’s lacrosse team honored senior captains Taylor Yandow and Taylor Falco on April 7 at Grellier Field, where the team beat Simmons College 21-6. The pregame ceremony acknowledged the accomplishments both senior Lasers have contributed to the team. Being a potential last home game for Yandow and Falco, it was apparent they were fired up and ready to compete.
The women’s lacrosse team honored senior captains Taylor Yandow and Taylor Falco before their game against Simmons College on April 7. Lasell won the game 21-6. Photo courtesy of Kelli Wagner
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 Matt Ferris – 1851 Staff
Last year the Lasell women’s lacrosse team won its second Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Championship title in the last three years. The women faced the number two seeded team in the conference, the Johnson and Wales University Wildcats. The fourth ranked Lasers upset the Wild- cats, 12-9 in regulation.
By Tim Kelleher – 1851 Staff
Everyone loves a heartfelt story of a sports team coming together and standing up for something outside of their respective sport. This month, the women’s lacrosse team worked in conjunction with Facing Cancer Together, a Newton-based cancer group, participating in the worldwide event, “Be Bold, Be Bald” that took place on Friday, October 21.
Women’s lacrosse players wore bald caps to raise cancer awareness while working with the “Be Bold, Be Bald” campaign. Photo courtesy of Bridget Delaney.
Relive alumni weekend and senior day games here.
A banner stands along Maple Street to welcome families and friends of Lasell students. Photo by Jackie Colombie
Families gather in front of the athletic center Saturday morning. Photo by Jackie Colombie.
Parents and fans watch a face-off in the men’s alumni lacrosse game. Photo by Jackie Colombie.
Senior Anthony Saitta rips a shot on the alumni lacrosse team during the annual game Saturday. Photo by Jackie Colombie.
Men’s lacrosse (blue) and men’s alumni lacrosse (white) pose for a photo on Grellier Field. Photo by Jackie Colombie.
Lasers field hockey huddle during their Senior Day contest against Johnson & Wales. Photo by Jackie Colombie.
Senior Courtney Braman competes for the ball in front of her Senior Day banner. Photo by Jackie Colombie.
Women’s volleyball lines up for the national anthem in game one of their doubleheader Saturday. Photo by Jackie Colombie.
Sophomore Lucinda Thomas spikes a ball over an Emmanuel defender in the Lasers’ 3-2 victory. Photo by Jackie Colombie.
Women’s soccer recognize seniors on Senior Day. Photo by James Payne.
Junior Haleigh Butler battles for the ball during the Lasers’ 8-2 victory over RIvier. Photo by Jackie Colombie.
Families battle it out on the Charles River during the annual Lasell boat race. Photo by Morgan Vanwickler.
The race continues along the Charles. Photo by Morgan Vanwickler.
An aerial shot of the men’s rugby game on Sunday. Photo by Ryan Fitzgerald.
Captain of the men’s soccer team John Sutton stands with his family as the lone senior on Senior Day. Photo by Jackie Colombie.
The Lasers prepare to take on Mount Ida on Taylor Field. Photo by Jackie Colombie.
Sophomore Carter Migre heads a ball toward the goal in the team’s 2-1 loss to Mount Ida. Photo by Jackie Colombie.