The Observer

Baseball Takes First Atlantic 10 Victory After Tough Losses

By ROB WHITBECK June 2, 2011

Published: April 3, 2008 The Fordham University Rams opened up a three-game series against Atlantic 10 rival St. Bonaventure University on March 20, looking for their first conference victory of the...

Drunken Fist Packs a Punch

By ROB KELLY June 2, 2011

Published: April 3, 2008 Our lives are rife with stereotypical characters, from the moment we fall in with the kids who are good at hopscotch in kindergarten to dying, surrounded by no less than 22...

FCLC Soccer Drops Hard-Fought Season-Opener

By JOE ARTISE June 2, 2011

Published: April 3, 2008 The Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) soccer team lost their season opener 5-2 to Brooklyn FC 2 on March 9 at Bryant High School in Astoria, Queens. Patrick Wyllie,...

Fordham Makes Quick Exit From A-10 Tourney

By ROBERT BEATSON June 2, 2011

Published: April 3, 2008 The Fordham University men’s basketball team bowed out of the Atlantic 10 tournament in the first round on March 12 by way of an 80-62 loss to St. Joseph’s University. The...

Guard Leads With Pass-First Attitude

By PAUL GIOVANNIELLO June 2, 2011

Published: April 3, 2008 Though the 2007-08 men’s basketball season came to a heartbreaking conclusion, senior point guard Kevin Anderson, FCRH ’08, felt, “Being a senior on the team was great,...

Whittenburg Praises Departing Seniors for Program Turnaround Despite Losing Record

By ROBERT BEATSON June 2, 2011

Published: April 3, 2008 When Fordham University men’s basketball head coach Dereck Whittenburg arrived at Rose Hill in time for the 2003-04 season, he inherited a team that had gone 10-46 the past...

New York Giants Headed to Super Bowl

By BRENT NYCZ June 2, 2011

Published: January 31, 2008 The New York Giants are headed to the Super Bowl, after defeating the Green Bay Packers 23-20 in overtime on Jan. 20. After missing a 36-yard field goal at the end of regulation,...

Green Waiting to Take to the Court

By JONATHAN HAINES June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 The middle of January brought an unexpected surprise to the streaky Fordham men’s basketball team. Head coach Dereck Whittenburg announced the transfer of Jacob Green,...

Hurling: Are You Tough Enough?

By ROB KELLY June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 First, to clear the air, hurling is definitely, absolutely, unequivocally, not curling. Hurling does not involve sweeping ice to make a stone travel faster or slower, and...

Sports Museum to Debut in New York City

By JOE ARTISE June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 The Sports Museum of America (SmA), which is set to open its doors at 26 Broadway in May, will be the country’s first and only all-sports museum, bringing together...

Whip Your Manners Into Shape

By PAUL GIOVANNIELLO June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 There are certain situations that call for a particular level of etiquette; no cutting in line at the grocery store, no “three guys walk into a bar” jokes at...

From Yoga to Free Weights, Fordham Stays Fit

By BRENT NYCZ June 1, 2011

Published: Febrary 14, 2008 The importance of fitness has been hammered into students’ minds since elementary school, when gym teachers administered fitness tests in health classes while preaching...