The Berkeley Beacon

Monday, October 23, 2017

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Newton goes national in Australian rules football tourney

The game is played on a cricket ground, home to a sport which most Bostonians would probably only know if their game collection happens to include Big Beach Sports for the Wii.

Couture’s call: Umps integral part of game too

To the baseball umpire fan, the announcement of postseason rosters is akin to the release of the iPhone 7.

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Harton dives to thousand-dig mark

Sam Harton recorded her 1,000th dig for the Lions against Springfield College on Sept. 24.

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Reece Ragusa running for reels

Ragusa said he was expecting to make an impact, but didn’t anticipate he would lead the pack this early in the season.

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30 under 30: Full-time athletes take time off for future

“It’s just a chance for you to listen to people who are currently in the business, who are the top at what they do,” Sheng said.

Goalie Melanie Escobar earns conference award

Escobar knew that her future playing soccer in college looked bleak and didn’t plan on playing until Emerson’s program convinced her otherwise.

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Women’s XC eying NEWMAC competition

Furey said, “It’s probably one of the better packs we’ve had for a long time.”

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Colombini on the crusade to improve men’s lacrosse

"He came prepared,” Ulrich said. “He came here to build a program.”

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Freshman Bernardi scoring hat tricks in first campaign

“I wasn’t really thinking about the hat trick, honestly,” Bernardi said. “I’m happy I got it, though.”

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Meet Jack, a Leader of the Pack at Fenway

Ahead of the first game of the Sox’ home stand against the Orioles on Sept. 12, Jack Aylmer, Emerson freshman, was recognized on the center field video board for his efforts.

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Emerson men’s XC: going the extra mile

Emerson College men’s cross country team has classified this season as a rebuilding year because of the recently enrolled underclassmen on the team.

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Bochiccio leads team in goals and passion

Duncan Bochicchio is tied for fifth in goals in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference.

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Soccer: NEWMAC battle begins after 2-3 start

The Lions (3-4, 0-1) began the season with five non-conference games, resulting in a record of 2-3.

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Freshman leading in kills and kinetic energy

Edwards is the team leader in kills, digs, and total points. She also ranks 8th in those categories, in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference.

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Department displays new style to fans with website

The Emerson College athletic department is going deep into its rebranding efforts. Its newest addition — an online store where Lions supporters can purchase gear ranging from customizable sweatshirts to stadium chairs.