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Overtime: On The Yankees

Overtime: On The Yankees

March 6, 2013


Filed under Overtime, Sports

By DAN GARTLAND EXECUTIVE SPORTS EDITOR The Yankees might suck this year, and I couldn’t be more excited. During the blizzard a few weeks ago, I spent much of my day off playing MLB 2K11 on my Xbox. There was a foot of snow outside, but all I could think of was baseball. I probably look forward to the start of baseba...

Fordham Women Finish Regular Season 22-7; Claim Third in A-10

Fordham Women Finish Regular Season 22-7; Claim Third in A-10

March 6, 2013


Filed under Basketball, Sports

By MATT ROSENFELD SPORTS EDITOR With a win over Temple on Sunday, the Fordham women’s basketball team finished with the third best regular season in the history of the program. The win was its 12th in the Atlantic 10 and was good enough to earn the Rams a third seed in the A-10 postseason tournament. In...

Fordham Track Takes Part in IC4A/ECAC Championships

Fordham Track Takes Part in IC4A/ECAC Championships

March 6, 2013


Filed under Sports, Track and Field

By RYAN SCANLON STAFF WRITER The Fordham men’s and women’s track teams were in action last weekend, competing in the last meet of a prolific indoor season. The Rams have had a lot of terrific performances in a wide array of events, from individual runners to relays to jumpers to multipurpose athl...

Senior Profile: Devon Morris

Senior Profile: Devon Morris

March 6, 2013


Filed under Senior Profile, Sports, Swimming and Diving

By NICK CILIBERTO STAFF WRITER [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91y6cIU0CyM] The Fordham Ram: How does it feel to be a senior? Devon Morris: I guess it happened kind of quick, the four years went by really fast. It’s good, though, glad to be done with college. TFR: Why did you choos...

Matt’s Minute

March 6, 2013


Filed under Matt's minute, Sports

By MATT McCORMACK Last Sunday, after leading by as much as 16 points, the New York Knicks suffered a disappointing loss to LeBron James and the Miami Heat.  However, don’t fret Knicks fans: as disheartening as it was to blow a sixteen point lead, there are actually many positives to take out of the...

Smith Says

March 6, 2013


Filed under Sports

By ALEX SMITH The NBA’s All-Star Weekend is always pretty fun to watch. Before the actual All-Star Game, you can watch Justin Bieber play in the Celebrity Game, if you’re into that kind of thing. You can see some of the best point guards in the league compete in the Skills Challenge, and you can...

One NBA Sunday

March 6, 2013


Filed under Sports

One fine March Sunday, LeBron James decided to dunk on people. Then he decided to do it again. Then he did it some more. Then he hurt his knee, got up, hit some fade-aways, then dunked a few more times to seal the deal over the now struggling New York Knicks. A few hours later, Kobe Bryant decided to...

Baseball Hopes to Exceed Expectations in 2013

Baseball Hopes to Exceed Expectations in 2013

March 6, 2013


Filed under Baseball, Sports

By DOMINIC KEARNS STAFF WRITER Nothing signals the start of spring quite like the dawn of the baseball season, and the Fordham baseball team has already done battle in Florida and the Bronx. If the first two weeks were any indication, there is reason to believe this season can be special. The Ram...

Rowing Seeks Better Showing in Atlantic 10

March 6, 2013


Filed under Rowing, Sports

By JAKE GROGAN CONTRIBUTING WRITER The varsity women’s rowing team, coached by Ted Bonanno, looks to enter the season riding last year’s momentum that saw both individual and collective success. Their Lightweight 8 crew, which consists of eight rowers and a coxswain all weighing under 130 pounds,...

Golf Team Returns Four of Five Starters from 2012 Season

March 6, 2013


Filed under Golf, Sports

By BOBBY THOMPSON STAFF WRITER The Fordham golf team’s spring season kicks off on March 24 at the La Salle Spring Invitational, which is held at the Talamore Country Club in Ambler, Pa. The Rams will attempt to defend their victory from last March, after capturing the 2012 La Salle Invitational by...

Women’s Tennis Looks to Improve on 17-6 2012

Women’s Tennis Looks to Improve on 17-6 2012

March 6, 2013


Filed under Sports, Tennis

By TARA SLEDJESKI STAFF WRITER After a winter break following their fall season, the Fordham women’s tennis team is back in action this spring. Throughout the fall, the Rams played in various tournaments and won their one dual meet against Manhattan 7-0. Fordham is looking to build off of that and ...

Men’s Tennis Begins First Spring Season Under New Coach

Men’s Tennis Begins First Spring Season Under New Coach

March 6, 2013


Filed under Sports, Tennis

By MAX PRINZ ASSISTANT SPORTS EDITOR The Fordham men’s tennis team will enter spring play with a positive outlook. The team played very well in the fall, winning four matches at home and performing excellently at the Columbia Invitational Tournament. Senior Kuba Kowalski, sophomore Srikar Alla and...

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