The Berkeley Beacon

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Thumb_140_mensbball_harwood

Men's basketball loses playoff game in overtime thriller

<p class="p1">St. Joseph's College: 73</p> <p cla

Thumb_140_tedesco_frapech1_copy

Freshman GNAC Player of the Week gives new offensive threat

Less than a month into Alex Frapech’s first season, the freshman volleyball player has already been named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Rookie and Player of the Week.

Thumb_140_w-bball_archive_chapman

Strong bench performance pushes Lions past Fisher

Emerson’s reserves outscored Fisher College’s bench 51-0, helping the Lions achieve a commanding victory. Emerson never trailed Fisher, ending the game with a final score of 96-53.

Thumb_140_basketballmens_harwood

Emerson's free throws hold back Rivier

It took nearly nine minutes for the Emerson Lions to get to the free throw line on Tuesday night against the Rivier Raiders, but throughout the rest of the game, free throws played a major role in Emerson’s 69-56 win.

Men’s basketball relies on free throws in win over Emmanuel

<p class="p1">On Tuesday, Patrick Lowndes, a 6-foo

Thumb_140_ally_chapman_archives_bball

Rhodes and Carbone add to Emerson offensive attack

The two have become the top shooters on the men's basketball team this season—about three quarters of their shot attempts have come from beyond the arc.

Thumb_140_harwood_bball

Women hold back Mount Ida's second half surge

<p class="p1">After getting the rebound from Mount

Thumb_140_attendence_harwood

Emerson basketball looks to boost attendance

Despite improved records for the men’s and women’s teams, Emerson’s basketball programs have struggled to attract fans to the Bobbi Brown and Steven Plofker Gym this season, averaging an estimated 61 attendees per game, according to Emerson’s website.

Thumb_140_brice1_tedesco

Sophomore emerges as star of women’s basketball

As the team’s leading playmaker, she has, over the course of the year, become the “go-to” option for her teammates.

Thumb_140_mensvolley3_harwood

Men's volleyball roster filled with freshman recruits

<p class="p1">The men's volleyball team welcomed s

Thumb_140_mensbball_harwood

Emerson Lions outlast Johnson & Wales

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">An aggressive Johns

Thumb_140_aussie_harwood

Australian recruit adds size to Lions

Standing 6-feet-6-inches and weighing 235 pounds, Australian native Kirby Johnson is easily the most physically dominating new recruit on the men’s basketball team.

Thumb_140_vball

Men's volleyball hopeful about upcoming season

The 2013 Men’s Volleyball season has just begun, but a sense of optimistic promise has already surfaced in the Emerson College Lions.

Thumb_140_gould

Gould optimistic about basketball program's future

<p><strong id="internal-source-marker_0.3891746031

Men's basketball team ties season high in three-pointers

Emerson tied a season high earlier this week attempting 24 three-pointers, eight attempts above the Lion's season average of 17 attempts per game.