The Observer

Press Box Confidential: Jack Coffey Field

By ROBERT BEATSON June 4, 2011

Published: October 16, 2008 Commotion, collisions, screaming and cursing—and that’s just in the press box. To cover Fordham University football from the press box atop the bleachers at Jack Coffey...

Sarah McKay, FCLC ’12, second from left, is the only Lincoln Center student on the Fordham sailing team, which is based at Rose Hill. (Courtesy of Phil Krug)

FCLC Student Sets Sail With Rose Hill Club

By JOE ARTISE June 4, 2011

Published: October 16, 2008 Sarah McKay, FCLC ’12, is doing something few students at the Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) campus have ever attempted to do. As a member of the sailing team,...

Jean-Claude Ram Van Keep On Rolling With Two Straight Wins

By BRENT NYCZ June 4, 2011

Published: October 16, 2008 The Fordham College at Lincoln Center’s (FCLC) intramural softball team Jean-Claude Ram Van (JCRV) have picked up the pace by notching two consecutive wins. After losing...

Will New York Knicks Fans Even Care This Season?

By PAUL GIOVANNIELLO June 4, 2011

Published: October 16, 2008 After a disappointing 2007 campaign filled with coaching controversies, sex scandals and dissent in the locker room, the New York Knicks are embarking on the new, post-Isiah-Thomas...

Two New York Teams Say Goodbye to Their Fields

By ROB WHITBECK June 4, 2011

Published: October 2, 2008 On Sept. 21, the immortal anthem “New York, New York” rang through Yankee Stadium, known as the “House That Ruth Built,” for the final time. On Sept. 28, just...

Jean-Claude Ram Van Drops Season Opener

By BRENT NYCZ June 4, 2011

Published: October 2, 2008 The Fordham College at Lincoln Center’s (FCLC) intramural softball team Jean-Claude Ram Van (JCRV) lost their season opener to Rascal Crew 11-5 on Sept. 15. The loss dropped...

FCLC Soccer Holds Opponent Scoreless in First Win of Season

By JONATHAN HAINES June 4, 2011

Published: October 2, 2008 In their third game of the fall season, the Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) Soccer Club claimed a 2-0 victory on the back of goals by Harry Bradford, FCLC ’09,...

Helmets: From Mockable Absurdity to Absolute Necessity

By ROBERT BEATSON June 3, 2011

Published: October 2, 2008 Most of the 1,700 players in the NFL languish in anonymity on and off the field, as even the most dedicated fans have trouble attaching a face to every name announced on...

Linebacker Nick Magiera Takes Fordham Defense by Storm

By JOE ARTISE June 3, 2011

Published: October 2, 2008 Beginning his second year of football at Fordham University, linebacker Nick Magiera, CBA ’11, who came to the Bronx as a chance find by a Fordham recruiting...

Xavier Martin Rushes for Four Touchdowns as Fordham Beats Columbia for Liberty Cup

By ROBERT BEATSON June 3, 2011

Published: October 2, 2008 The Fordham University football team rallied from eight points down on Sept. 20 to defeat the Columbia University Lions. Running back Xavier Martin, FCRH ’11, rushed...

Fordham’s ‘Best Kept Secret’ Prepares for the Fall

By BRENT NYCZ June 3, 2011

Published: August 28, 2008 Walking the halls of Fordham College at Lincoln Center, you may spot members of this club in your vicinity. You may see them stroll around campus with white pants and...

Does Madden NFL 09 Rank Among the All-Time Best?

By BRENT NYCZ June 3, 2011

Published: August 28, 2008 Once the clock struck midnight on Aug. 12, thousands rushed to participate in what has become an unofficial holiday, the release of “Madden NFL 09.” In its 20-year...