The Berkeley Beacon

Men’s volleyball searching for playoff success in 2020
Lions suffer loss against WPI in conference championship rematch
Emerson special olympics event draws hundreds
Women’s basketball narrowly defeats Smith in first NEWMAC game
Men’s basketball upsets nationally-ranked team in NEWMAC playoff rematch
Women’s basketball defeats Fisher in final game before conference play

January 16, 2020

The women’s basketball team pulled away from Fisher College late in the fourth quarter to earn a 65-55 victory over its opponent opposite of the Public Gardens.  Emerson held the lead going into the half, but Fisher kept the margin close, keeping...

Boyle, Madden deliver strong performances in Puerto Rico

January 16, 2020

The women’s basketball team had no time for sightseeing the day they landed in Puerto Rico for a tournament in San Juan. After the Lions grabbed their bags, they immediately headed for the practice court.  Despite playing in unfamiliar territory,...

Lions enter conference play at the top of the food chain

January 16, 2020

Men’s basketball head coach Bill Curley knew his team’s mentality needed to change following its 2019 NEWMAC championship.  The Lions are no longer underdogs, and Curley wants the squad to keep this in mind as they continue conference play. “Last...

Women’s basketball sails to Puerto Rico and sinks Messiah

December 30, 2019

While they didn't exactly sail, the women's basketball team did beat Messiah College in Puerto Rico Monday.

Historic defensive effort extends women’s basketball win streak

December 14, 2019

The women’s basketball team defeated Johnson & Wales University on Saturday by a score of 77-31 in one of the most dominant defensive performances in the college's history.  This is the second time the Lions have held an opponent to 31 points...

Balanced scoring leads men’s basketball past Lesley

December 10, 2019

The men’s basketball team defeated Lesley University on Tuesday by its largest margin of victory so far. A 54-point first half gave the Lions an early advantage, and they never trailed on their way to a 103-70 win.  The Lions started the first...