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Men’s soccer ends season with first NEWMAC win

Men’s soccer ends season with first NEWMAC win

By Aaron J. Miller, Overnight Copy Editor

November 2, 2019

Men's soccer senior Creighton Dorfman said the moment he walked off Rotch Field for the final time in his career will be one he will remember forever. “Signing off one last time with a win in the NEWMAC—it’s kind of hard to put it into words,” Dorfman said in a post-game interview. “Thi...

Men’s soccer drops fourth consecutive game

Men’s soccer drops fourth consecutive game

By Andrew Lin

October 12, 2019

The men’s soccer team lost its fourth straight game after falling 3-0 against Babson College on Saturday afternoon. The Lions played in a physical first half as the defense stopped Babson from scoring in the first 45 minutes of the game. However, the Lions totaled two shots and could not capitali...

Freshman dual citizen pursues athletics and academics at Emerson

Freshman dual citizen pursues athletics and academics at Emerson

By Ethan McDowell, Sports Editor

October 2, 2019

After spending seven years of his life in Ukraine, Bo Feekins decided to spend his next four as a member of the Emerson College men’s soccer team, where he is adjusting to life in the United States as a college athlete.  “Everyone is super welcoming, which is super nice, especially on the soccer team...

Men’s soccer loses second straight conference game

Men’s soccer loses second straight conference game

By Aaron J. Miller, Overnight Copy Editor

September 28, 2019

The men’s soccer team lost 2-1 to the United States Coast Guard Academy during a power outage at Rotch Field on Saturday.  Sophomore midfielder RJ Dziejma scored a late-game goal, but the Lions did not have enough time left in the game to score another, head coach Bryan Harkin said. “We g...

Men’s soccer loses in overtime against Wesleyan

Men’s soccer loses in overtime against Wesleyan

By Lucas Poyser

September 18, 2019

The men’s soccer team lost 1-0 at home in overtime against Wesleyan University.  This loss drops the Lions’ record to 1-4-1, but head coach Bryan Harkin said the team showed a lot of promise in its performance. “We ask a lot of our guys and they give a lot,” Harkin said. “We asked for a ...

Men’s soccer hopes changes bring successful season

Men’s soccer hopes changes bring successful season

By Lara Hill

September 7, 2019

After head coach Bryan Harkin made many changes to the men’s soccer team, the Lions now look to him to lead as they approach a difficult schedule.  The Lions finished the 2018 season with an overall record of 3-13-1 and a 1-6 record in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference. T...

Lions drop home opener against Regis

Lions drop home opener against Regis

By Sam DeCoste

September 7, 2019

The Lions suffered their second straight defeat in a 3-1 loss to the visiting Regis Pride. The loss on Saturday moves their record to 1-1-2 after the first four games. Sophomore midfielder RJ Dziejma opened the scoring for Emerson in the 16th minute to give Emerson a lead at halftime. Regis responded...

Alumnus continues soccer career on and off the field

Alumnus continues soccer career on and off the field

By Domenic Conte, Managing Editor: Print

February 7, 2019

Duncan Bochicchio ’17 knew at a young age that he wanted to incorporate soccer into his career. “As a kid, I was a block away from a park,” Bochicchio said in a phone interview from Los Angeles. “My family is a traditional American football and baseball family, but as a three year old, I was...

Freshman goalkeeper creates non-profit to promote absentee ballots

Freshman goalkeeper creates non-profit to promote absentee ballots

By Domenic Conte, Managing Editor: Print

December 16, 2018

In a short video uploaded to his Facebook on Oct. 11, freshman Robbie Shinder, a goalkeeper for the men’s soccer team, patrolled the Emerson campus and asked students about their plans to vote ahead of the midterm elections. He noticed several students were puzzled by the voting process and unprepar...

Junior forward earns First Team All-Conference honors

Junior forward earns First Team All-Conference honors

By Kyle Bray, Managing Editor: Visual and Design

November 29, 2018

Two Lions took home individual honors for the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference postseason awards earlier this month. Junior forward Gavin Faucette made the NEWMAC All-Conference First Team while freshman midfielder Avery Niles claimed the All-Sportsmanship award for the Lions. Each he...

Young men’s soccer team looks to build off of 2018 season

Young men’s soccer team looks to build off of 2018 season

By Andrew Lin

November 6, 2018

Although the men’s soccer team missed out on the playoffs, the team is optimistic about its youth and its potential to become a competitive program. The Lions finished with a 3-13-1 overall record including a 1-6 record in the New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference. They ended in l...

Fall sports honor seniors with pregame ceremonies

Fall sports honor seniors with pregame ceremonies

October 24, 2018

By Aaron Miller and Kyle Bray The soccer and volleyball teams celebrated the achievements and careers of their senior players last Saturday with food, posters, and cardboard cutouts of players' heads. While the men’s soccer team suffered a loss against Wheaton College, the women’s soccer and volley...