The Berkeley Beacon

Monday, October 20, 2014

Logo committee selects final two submissions

A committee tasked with finding a new athletics logo has narrowed down the submissions to two finalists, which students will be able to vote on starting Oct. 20.

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Senior captain leads women’s tennis by example

In the Oct. 4 match against Smith College, the visual and media arts major won the Lions’ second match of the season, a 10-8 victory that went into a tiebreaker set.

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Former place kicker anchors Lions' defense

After being one of the last players cut on the competitive Merrimack College soccer team, Ryan Carino, now a starting center back on the Emerson soccer team, decided to test his foot skills at something new.

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Libero leads Lions’ young defense

A lifelong volleyball player with a long list of achievements, defensive specialist Sam Harton has already made her presence known in her first year with the Lions.

NEWMAC News: Playoff picture

Find out where the fall Emerson sports teams stand in the NEWMAC playoff race.

Athletic department extends logo submission deadline

After saying a committee would work to improve its controversial new logo, the Emerson Athletic Department instead decided to hold a design competition open to the college community, which it announced on Sept. 25.

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Hard work pays dividends for Lions keeper

Melanie Escobar isn’t the Emerson women’s soccer team’s full time goalie, but that isn’t stopping the sophomore from racking up the conference awards.

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Women's tennis focuses on the future

Despite its losing record, the women's tennis team is optimistic about its future.

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Cross country outruns expectations

The Lions cross country teams have defied expectations by claiming a spot on the podium in their first two meets of the season.

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Freshman sets Lions up for success

Elaine Nichols started playing volleyball at age 11 to be like her stepsister, and now the freshman has landed herself a starting spot on a collegiate volleyball team.

Softball completes academic three-peat

Emerson’s softball team has a longstanding reputation of being successful both on the field and in the classroom.

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New ordinance old news for Emerson

Emerson College said it won't be affected by the new NCAA concussion ordinance because it already had such protocols in place.

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Dream becomes reality for Emerson alum

Matt Gibson always dreamed of working in the NBA. Now, he's the newest employee of the Philadelphia 76ers.

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Coyne shines on offense for Lady Lions

Over the summer, Mollie Coyne’s mother asked her what her goals were for the upcoming school year. “I told her I wanted to score 20 goals,” said Coyne,

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Men's soccer confident despite NEWMAC stumble

The men's soccer team lost another NEWMAC game on Saturday, but it's way to early to start panicking about the team's future.