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.
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.
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.
<p class="p1">On Tuesday, Patrick Lowndes, a 6-foo
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.
<p class="p1">After getting the rebound from Mount
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.
As the team’s leading playmaker, she has, over the course of the year, become the “go-to” option for her teammates.
<p class="p1">The men's volleyball team welcomed s
<p class="p1"><span class="s1">An aggressive Johns
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.
The 2013 Men’s Volleyball season has just begun, but a sense of optimistic promise has already surfaced in the Emerson College Lions.
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.
Senior Shannon Norton opened up Tuesday’s game with two quick three-pointers getting the Lions offense off to a quick leading start, and they never looked back.