The Berkeley Beacon

Tuesday, September 26, 2017


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.”


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Lions believe healthy squad can end NEWMAC winless streak

The common theme of last year for the Lions, who finished 5-13 overall, was injuries. But through the first three games of their current season Emerson has stayed healthy, remaining sprain, tear, and fracture free.


V-BALL: Women hope for NCAA tourney berth

Emerson’s women’s volleyball team has been working on strategies to come out on top more consistently at the end of matches.

New year, new style: Swoosh comes to sports

As part of its ongoing rebranding effort, the Emerson athletics department has many of the school’s varsity programs sporting new Nike uniforms.

CASE in point: A message on cheating

Students, coaches, and entire institutions are inevitably going to cheat.


Fall Preview: Women’s Clubs set up for contending seasons

It’s time for Lions fans to think about brisk fall nights of soccer at Rotch Playground and Field and climate-controlled volleyball inside the Bobbi Brown and Steven Plofker Gym.


Year in review: Mixed results for Lions

As Emerson finishes up its third year in the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference, some programs are starting to break ground, while others are still looking for their first conference win. This piece highlights the accomplishments of certain squads, ranging from a postseason tournament championship crowning of the women's soccer team, to the college's first NEWMAC playoff victory in men's basketball.


Scoring helping women's lax towards their goals

Oftentimes, in elementary school classrooms, teachers set up reward systems for their students. Did your homework today? Gold star sticker for you. For Emerson’s women’s lacrosse team, there’s a dot board, designed to push players to reach attainable goals in each game. The ultimate reward? A trophy at season’s end.


Corey in command for Lions' rotation

In the midst of her senior year on the diamond, Emerson softball pitcher Samantha Corey proves why the name on the front of your jersey means a whole lot more that the one on the back.