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drew dipane/the ram Bella Genkina advanced to the semifinals of the “D”  singles draw.

Women’s Tennis Begins Year at Stony Brook Invitational

September 19, 2013

By TARA CANGIALOSI CONTRIBUTING WRITER The Fordham women’s tennis team opened its fall season this past weekend at the seventh annual Stony Brook Invitational, with play beginning on Friday, Sept. 1...

Women’s Tennis Season Ends at A-10 Tournament

April 24, 2013

By TARA SLEDJESKI STAFF WRITER The season may be over for the Fordham women’s tennis team following a loss to Xavier in the Atlantic 10 tournament, but prior to that loss it first managed a big win. A year after a disappointing loss to a lower seed in the A-10 tournament, the Rams pulled off a win against Duquesne in the tournament. The Rams went into the tournament ranked seventh and got the 4-1 win in the opening round...

Photo by Drew Dipane/The Ram Students and families gathered during the day outside of Hughes Hall to take tours provided by Rose Hill Society.

Prospectives’ Perspectives on the Bronx Vary

April 17, 2013

By JEFFREY COLTIN Ask just about anyone on campus and they will say their perception of the Bronx has changed since coming to Fordham. As Rose Hill students, we are all aware of the borough’s poor national reputation.  Borough President Ruben Diaz, even centered this year’s State of the Boro...

Courtesy of Drew Dipane/The Ram Thousands of admitted students and their families attended Spring Preview at both Fordham campuses.

Thousands Flock to Campus for Inside Look at Fordham

April 17, 2013

By MARIA PAPPAS STAFF WRITER As one of the first sunny weekends of the year came and went, so did dozens of groups of admitted students and their families, who toured Fordham’s campus for Spring Preview on April 11. Students put on their Sunday bes...

Photo by Drew Dipane/The Ram Mauri led the Rams in hitting last season, batting a robust .325 while starting in 54 of the team’s 56 games.

Senior Profile: Mike Mauri

April 17, 2013

By DOMINIC KEARNS STAFF WRITER Mike Mauri is a senior from Massapequa, N.Y. He plays first base, and led the team in batting average last season at a .325 clip. On Tuesday, April 9, he drove in a c...

Courtesy of Drew Dipane/The Ram Relay for Life participants took part in a variety of activities, like inflatable jousting, dance performances, and Zumba.

Relay for Life Surpasses Goal of $30,000 for Cancer Research

April 17, 2013

By KRIS VENEZIA STAFF WRITER Fordham University raised tens of thousands of dollars toward the battle against cancer last Friday in the annual Relay for Life. Michelle Ioannau, FCRH’13, chair of Fordha...

Photo by Drew DiPane/The Ram Jamie LaBovick’s 28-game hitting streak is the longest in Atlantic 10 history.

Softball Goes 2-2 on Weekend After Pair of Walk-Off Losses

April 17, 2013

By MATT ROSENFELD SPORTS EDITOR After dropping both ends of a non-conference double header to Lehigh last week, the Fordham softball team had to bounce back quickly. In four conference games this past weekend, the ...

Photo by Drew Dipane/The Ram Angelika Dabu and the Rams begin postseason play on Thursday, April 18.

Women Win on Senior Day, Heads into A-10 Tournament

April 17, 2013

By TARA SLEDJESKI STAFF WRITER The Fordham women’s tennis team closed out its regular season this past week with two wins and one loss. Both wins came at Fordham, in the Rams’ final two home matches of the sea...

Courtesy of Drew Dipane Genkina won both her singles and doubles matches against Rhode Island.

Women’s Tennis Wins Home Opener in Dominating Fashion

April 10, 2013

By TARA SLEDJESKI STAFF WRITER After bad weather forced them to play their first home match of the season at Sound Shore Tennis in Port Chester, N. Y., the Fordham women’s tennis team played its first game of the season on its real home courts at the Rose Hill Campus on April 5. It was wel...

Photo by DREW DIPANE/THE RAM Tim Swatek  was 2-4 at the plate and pitched 2.2 scoreless innings against St. Joe’s to help break the Rams’ losing streak.

No Love For Rams Baseball on Philadelphia Road Trip

April 3, 2013

By DOMINIC KEARNS STAFF WRITER On March 20, the Rams looked to notch their 11th win against the Hofstra Pride. Fordham lost seven straight games before claiming its 11th win, however, and faces an uphill battle ...

Fordham Maintains A+ Status, With A+ Students

February 14, 2013

By DECLAN MURPHY STAFF WRITER A recent list published by US News and World Report, a magazine regarded for its college rankings, has included Fordham University as one of the “A+ Schools for B Students.” Fordham is featured on the list along with 10 other schools, including Syracuse University, Rutgers University and the University of Delaware. The report ranked schools with B student ranges in test scores and GPA. It also compared their national rankings and fre...

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