The Berkeley Beacon

Intramurals coming to gym

December 31, 2012

Following the success of the fall basketball tournament, Emerson College Athletics Department and the Department of Student Activities will sponsor indoor soccer and dodgeball games this semester. The one-day tournaments will take place before spring break and will be held in the Piano Row gym.Co-ed, five-on-f...

Pick of the Pride: Kelly Johnson

December 31, 2012

Kelly Johnson does."I have bruises and I love them," she said. The field is Johnson's sanctuary.,Everyone deals with stress in different ways. Many people, however, don't look at lacrosse balls traveling toward them faster than highway speed limits as a form of relaxation. Kelly Johnson does."I have br...

Lions XC renews quest for elusive conference title

December 31, 2012

staff member, took the win in the women's 5K race, turning in a time of 20:14, shaving almost two minutes off her best time from last season.This year's female runners face stiff competition. St. Joseph's College of Maine has won the GNAC the last two years, and is looking strong yet again in 2009.F...

Left out in the rain

December 31, 2012

The struggling 2-12 team had another one of its games rescheduled, as its April 7 game against Daniel Webster University was rescheduled for tomorrow. The contest was pushed back due to a number of factors, including poor weather and the inability to find a field to play the game.,Emerson's baseball se...

Re-Lax-ing again

December 31, 2012

With more freshmen than juniors and seniors combined, the team is taking advantage of its youthfulness.,In only its second season as a varsity squad, the Emerson College men's lacrosse team is striving to make a name for itself in the North Atlantic Conference (NAC). With more freshmen than juniors a...

Seasons end for lacrosse teams

December 31, 2012

The Emerson men's and women's lacrosse teams can now hit the books harder than the field. Both team's seasons came to a close on April 22 at Thomas College in Maine. Although each squad had the goal to reach the playoffs, neither were able to get to that next step. The men ended the season with a lo...

Women#039;s lacrosse wins two

December 31, 2012

The Lions defeated St. Joseph College 14-4 in Hartford, Conn., this past Friday, winning their second straight game and bringing its record to 3-4 at the halfway point of the season.,After a slow start, Emerson's women's lacrosse team has finally found its niche.The Lions defeated St. Joseph College 1...

Emerson doesn#039;t care about sports people

December 31, 2012

I can honestly say it was worth the wait. Good seats, good hockey and most importantly, a great atmosphere of being surrounded by a bunch of crazy hockey schools.,Last Monday, I attended the early round games of the Beanpot hockey tournament for the first time.I can honestly say it was worth the wait....

Men lose late to S. Vermont

December 31, 2012

The following Saturday afternoon was just as diverse an affair as the Emerson Lions hosted the Southern Vermont Mountaineers at Pine Manor College.,On Friday night, the world watched as Torino hosted the opening of the Olympic ceremonies and each country presented its greatest athletes for the world to...

News and Notes

December 31, 2012

Men's basketball Coach Hank Smith believes that "there is a good chance" Rouse will be out for the rest of the season, but he has come up with a plan that has helped the Lions win their last pair of games against Norwich and Suffolk.,With mononucleosis comes an enlarged spleen, a need for rest and an...

Tourney cancelled

December 31, 2012

LeTourneau, who serves as the head coach of both the women's volleyball team and the men's team that is due to begin competition in Spring 2009, said that only two teams signed up in advance of the slated 6 p.,The co-ed intramural volleyball tournament that was supposed to have taken place Sunday ni...

Baseball finds a new home

December 31, 2012

Emerson's baseball team has only played one game this season at Sartori Stadium, the newly-renovated field in East Boston scheduled to be the home park for the Lions. Last Saturday's game against Daniel Webster College was postponed when the lights malfunctioned and the team is anxious to get on the ne...