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Men’s Soccer Easily Handles Business Against La Salle

Men’s Soccer Easily Handles Business Against La Salle

October 31, 2018


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By Andrew Posadas With a week off prior to this past Saturday’s game against La Salle, head coach Jim McElderry and his squad benefitted from the extra rest this late in the season. Noting Fordham’s multiple overtime games this year, McElderry felt the time off revitalized the team going into it...

Overtime: On “New York, New York”

Overtime: On “New York, New York”

October 31, 2018


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By Emmanuel Berbari “We own real estate inside Red Sox fans’ heads.” “This is silly and childish.” “Act like you’ve been there before.” Hey, frankly, no one cares. You are speaking to deaf ears. For the fourth time in 15 years, the Boston Red Sox are baseball’s be...

Men’s Soccer Easily Handles Business Against La Salle

October 31, 2018


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By Andrew Posadas With a week off prior to this past Saturday’s game against La Salle, head coach Jim McElderry and his squad benefitted from the extra rest this late in the season. Noting Fordham’s multiple overtime games this year, McElderry felt the time off revitalized the team going into it...

Halfway There

Halfway There

October 31, 2018


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By Anthony Cardone It’s amazing that we’re already going into Week 9 of the regular season for the NFL. We are halfway through football already. The NFL season always seems to fly by every year and so far it’s been an amazing season, with so many stories and great games through the first ...

Fordham Drops to 1-7 After Loss to Lafayette

Fordham Drops to 1-7 After Loss to Lafayette

October 27, 2018


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By Jimmy Sullivan The rain and wind cranked all afternoon at Jack Coffey Field on Saturday as the Fordham Rams lost 21-13 to Lafayette and fell to 1-7 on the season. The weather was a big part of the story in this one, as cold temperatures, a driving rain and a howling wind made playing condi...

Men’s Soccer Rights Ship, Earns Huge Road Victory

Men’s Soccer Rights Ship, Earns Huge Road Victory

October 24, 2018


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By Andrew Posadas Three games remained in Atlantic 10 Men’s Soccer play coming into this past weekend. At the beginning of the season, most people figured Fordham would be solidifying its place at or near the top of conference standings by this point. Instead, the Rams have been riding a very pre...

Swimming and Diving Split Opener vs. Marist

Swimming and Diving Split Opener vs. Marist

October 24, 2018


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By Dominic Capone Week one is in the books for the Fordham swimming and diving teams, as they split their season opener at home against the Marist Red Foxes. The women started off on the right foot with a 148-93 win over Marist as the men fell 156-81 to the aforementioned Red Foxes. The women h...

Women’s Tennis Wraps Up Fall at Harvard

Women’s Tennis Wraps Up Fall at Harvard

October 24, 2018


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By Gigi Speer Fordham Women’s Tennis wrapped up its fall play this past weekend at the Harvard Invitational in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The Rams started off the weekend strong, with freshman/sophomore duo Nicole Li and Arina Taluyenko defeating Annika Bassey in fifth singles and Erica Oo...

Athletes of the Week, October 17-23 2018

Athletes of the Week, October 17-23 2018

October 24, 2018


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By Emmanuel Berbari Austin Longi Senior Football The senior left the committee no choice as to who the conference’s Offensive Player of the Week was. Longi played a significant role in Fordham scoring 41 points against Bryant, catching 10 passes for 137 yards and two scores. Arina Taluye...

News and Notes, October 17-23 2018

News and Notes, October 17-23 2018

October 24, 2018


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By Emmanuel Berbari Football Gathers Three Patriot League Honors Despite a 42-41 non-conference home loss to Bryant this past weekend, many individuals excelled for 1-6 Fordham Football. Senior wideout Austin Longi made 10 receptions for 137 yards and two touchdowns, running away with Patriot L...

Water Polo Gets Key Upset Victory Over Wagner

Water Polo Gets Key Upset Victory Over Wagner

October 24, 2018


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By Maria Trivelpiece The Fordham University men’s water polo team desperately needed a turnaround. Its 6-12 record was not representative of the caliber of its athletes. Many matches were dropped in overtime or by a single goal deficit; the Rams could not seem to finish games. This weekend...

Overtime: No Role Models

Overtime: No Role Models

October 24, 2018


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By Jimmy Sullivan The weekend before last, I was watching the fourth quarter of the Chiefs-Patriots Sunday Night Football game when an extraordinary thing happened. Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill, otherwise known as the only good player left on my fantasy team after I traded away Todd Gurley (f...

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