The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

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The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

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The Student Voice of Fordham Lincoln Center

The Observer

LEA M. ANDERSON, Staff Writer

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Beijing Olympics: To Boycott or Not?

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...

It’s Win or Go Fishin’ for Postseason Teams

June 3, 2011

Published: April 17, 2008 The NBA playoffs are here, and as the TNT commercials say, “It’s win or go home.”  But the cast of “The NBA on TNT,” Kenny Smith, Charles Barkley and Ernie Johnson,...

Two Doubleheaders, Two Different Results for Softball

June 2, 2011

Published: April 3, 2008 With two doubleheaders in two consecutive days, the Fordham University softball team achieved two vastly different results—two wins and two losses. Fordham opened its Atlantic...

A Girl’s Guide to Becoming “That Sports Chick”

June 1, 2011

Published: January 31, 2008 With the Super Bowl on the horizon and college basketball immersed in conference play, it is essential for a girl to be “on her game” when it comes to the world of sports....

The Observer’s Sports Writers Weigh In on the City’s Best Bars and Restaurants for the Big Game

June 1, 2011

ESPN Zone 1472 Broadway At 42 st. ESPN Zone, with three floors of sports entertainment, is every fan’s dream. The first floor offers restaurant seating from which you can always see a massive television...

Football Coach Receives Top Patriot League Honors

May 30, 2011

Published: December 13, 2007 Leading the Fordham University Rams football team to its first Patriot League title since 2002 and garnering two Coach of the Year awards in the process, head coach...

Returning Seniors Look to Lead Rams to Postseason

May 29, 2011

Published: November 8, 2007 On a team with five returning seniors, two of which who have been named preseason All Atlantic 10 picks, the Fordham University Rams 2007-08 men’s basketball team looks...

Skelton Making an Impact in Sophomore Season

May 28, 2011

Published: October 25, 2007 After a freshman year in which he started the final six games of the year and became the first freshman quarterback to start since 2000, John Skelton, CBA ’10, has...

Cell Phones and Subways: Students React to the New Commuter Privilege

May 27, 2011

Published: October 11, 2007 “Can you hear me now?” This question posed by Verizon Wireless commercials will no longer ring true for Fordham subway riders. The MTA recently announced a deal that...

Young Volleyball Team Struggles in Classic

May 26, 2011

Published: September 27, 2007 The Fordham Rams volleyball team opened the Rose Hill Classic with a four-game loss (1-3) to the Seton Hall Pirates on Sept. 14, dropping them to a record of...

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