On Nov. 20, 2012, Wheaton’s men’s basketball team, the Lyons, defeated the Emerson Lions 61-57. Then-sophomore Ryan Clinesmith started for the Lyons, scoring 13 points and grabbing eight rebounds. But the 6-foot-5 forward didn’t know he would be suiting up for Emerson two seasons later.
Emerson’s second annual transgender awareness week was, for the first time, co-sponsored by the athletics department, and featured a poetry reading by a transgender soccer player.
A final look at the fall sports' seasons.
After taking a season off from soccer during her freshman year at Roger Williams University in Rhode Island, sophomore Elle Wierbicky realized she wasn’t fully satisfied with her academic and athletic experience, and decided to transfer to Emerson.
Emerson had 25 athletes named to the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference Academic All-Conference teams for fall sports, the department announced on its website Monday.
Just months after Emerson Athletics withdrew an embattled logo produced by an external firm, a collegewide vote selected a revised design by the firm as the Lions' official mark.
A quick look at the women’s soccer team’s season only reveals its below-average record.
The Emerson College men’s and women’s cross-country teams will end their seasons at the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference Championship on Nov. 1 at Smith College.
On Oct. 25, for the first time in a NEWMAC game, the Lions did not lose. They ended their game against Clark in a 0-0 double overtime tie.
In a season that will likely end in a playoff berth for the Lions, it was the team’s younger players who set the foundation for success.
With fall sports winding down, find out where the Lions are in the playoff hunt.
The Lions currently have a two game lead for the seventh spot, and a win over Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Oct. 28 or Clark University on Nov. 1 would clinch a berth in the NEWMAC tournament.
Members of the women’s soccer team set a goal for themselves: each player needed to raise at least $100, or $2,400 collectively, for an annual cancer awareness walk.
After a season of remarkable upset that ended in an early playoff exit, Emerson’s men’s basketball team is focused on the future and its second year of competition in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference.
After the women’s basketball team reached the quarterfinals in the final season of its old conference two years ago, its season last year—the first in its new conference—was ultimately forgettable.