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Lincoln Center Tennis Club Uses Home Court Advantage

By ROBERT BEATSON June 3, 2011

Published: August 28, 2008 Admittedly, we here at the Observer sports section are quick to complain about the lack of athletic space here at Lincoln Center. But instead of more grieving, recognition...

Lincoln Center Athletes Maintain Competitive Edge with FCLC Soccer

By ROBERT BEATSON June 3, 2011

Published: August 28, 2008 Playing as part of the Metro Soccer NY league’s Bryant High School division, the FCLC soccer club has not seen many victories in past seasons, though not for lack...

Jean-Claude Ram Van Look to Build on Last Season

By BRENT NYCZ June 3, 2011

Published: August 28, 2008 Flying high after their first playoff win last season, team captain and pitcher Joe Lynn, FCLC ’09, said exactly what his team was thinking. “It makes no difference...

Beijing Olympics: To Boycott or Not?

By LEA M. ANDERSON June 3, 2011

Published: May 1, 2008 “The thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.” This phrase, coined by ABC Sports in its coming of age in the 1970s and 1980s, was the perfect description of the Olympics. As...

Dato Kicks Himself into the NFL Draft

By CARL SETTERLUND June 3, 2011

Published: May 1, 2008 Traditionally, few punters generate interest in the annual NFL Draft, but this year Ben Dato, CBA ’08, can count himself among this exclusive fraternity. Dato officially...

Dedication Paying Off for Rams Second Baseman Reese

By CARL SETTERLUND June 3, 2011

Published: May 1, 2008 You could call Eric Reese, CBA ’08, soft-spoken, but poised and collected are more suitable adjectives for the Fordham University Rams’ second baseman. Named to the first-team...

Dearborn Collects Atlantic 10 Softball Co-Rookie of the Week

By JONATHAN HAINES June 3, 2011

Published: May 1, 2008 With her team four games below the .500 mark, Fordham University third baseman Jocelyn Dearborn, FCRH ’11, found the strength to put up monster numbers in a week where she helped...

Tackling Fashion in Sports

By KIRAN HEFA June 3, 2011

Published: May 1, 2008 In the time I have spent as The Observer’s sports editor, I have learned a great deal from our advisor Dr. Elizabeth Stone. With a wealth of knowledge to share, Dr. Stone has...

Get Your Kicks (and Drinks) With World Adult Kickball

By ROB KELLY June 3, 2011

Published: May 1, 2008 Kickball was definitely a beloved staple of gym class from the early elementary years all the way through the end of middle school, and everyone seemed to be able to agree...

Fordham Baseball Snaps Two Game Losing Streak with Big Wins

By ROB WHITBECK June 3, 2011

Published: May 1, 2008 The Fordham Rams unloaded offensively this week against Iona  College and the New York Institute of Technology  on April 22 and April 23, scoring 23 runs in two games to pick...

Fordham Rams Softball Takes Five of Last Six

By PAUL GIOVANNIELLO June 3, 2011

Published: May 1, 2008 The Fordham University Rams women’s softball team came into a midweek doubleheader against the Red Foxes of Marist College riding a hot streak that included two wins against...

Jean-Claude Ram Van Rolls into Playoffs

By BRENT NYCZ June 3, 2011

Published: May 1, 2008 Before the start of Jean-Claude Ram Van’s (JCRV) first playoff game against the Cooters on April 27, third baseman Justin Stark, FCLC ’10, was manning his position when...