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Fordham Softball Defeats St. John’s University 8-4 in Shortened Contest

By GEORGE MCKNIGHT March 26, 2021
Fordham softball nabbed its eighth straight victory on Wednesday against the St. John’s University Red Storm in Queens by a score of 8-4.
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Fordham Baseball Splits Series With St. John’s

In the face of their toughest opponent yet this season, the Rams remained resolute in a highly competitive series.
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Fordham Softball Blanks Seton Hall in Convincing 6-0 Win

By GEORGE MCKNIGHT March 19, 2021
Fordham softball picked up its third straight win with a resounding 6-0 victory on St. Patrick’s Day against the Seton Hall University Pirates.
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Double Up? The Science Behind Double Masking

By GUS DUPREE March 18, 2021
We are constantly reminded to wear a mask as a means to protect ourselves from exposure to coronavirus. Does double masking improve one’s safety?
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Fordham Baseball Takes Two Out of Three Against Fairleigh Dickinson

After winning handily on Friday, March 12, the Rams suffered their first loss of the season in a 16-inning game on Saturday but recovered well on Sunday to improve to 7-1 on the season.
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Fordham Women’s Basketball Falls to 7-Seed UMass in A10 Quarterfinal Upset

By PATRICK MOQUIN March 13, 2021
The Rams entered the tournament as the 2-seed with the hope of securing their third conference championship, but an upset defeat in their first game ended their season prematurely.
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Fallout From Rose Hill Outbreak Spreads Mistrust and Uncertainty

By GUS DUPREE March 13, 2021
The Bronx campus lifted its pause as planned on Feb. 28, but the fallout from the outbreak may have far-reaching effects.
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The Hard Truth About Hard Seltzer

By RAHUL SUKESH March 12, 2021
While hard seltzers have often been marketed as a healthy drink choice, their ingredients don't make them an objectively healthy option.
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Fordham Baseball Defeats Sacred Heart in 10-0 Romp

By GEORGE MCKNIGHT March 11, 2021
Fordham Baseball won a decisive 10-0 victory against the SHU Pioneers, bringing the Rams’ preseason record to a flawless 5-0.
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Fordham Baseball Sweeps NJIT to Launch the 2021 Season

The Fordham baseball team swept the NJIT Highlanders in its first series of the 2021 season.
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Remembering the Tumultuous Neubauer Era at Fordham

By PATRICK MOQUIN March 8, 2021
It would be difficult to condemn Jeff Neubauer as a singularly hapless coach that doomed Fordham to another disappointing drought. He’s the most recent addition to a long list of coaches that entered with promise and left in infamy.
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Fordham Women’s Basketball Surges Late to Defeat George Washington, 48-43

By PATRICK MOQUIN March 7, 2021
The Rams hadn’t competed in nearly three weeks, but they managed to secure a come-from-behind victory over the Colonials.