Category: Sports

MASON MEN’S BASKETBALL PAUSES ACTIVITIES DUE TO COVID-19

Photo Courtesy of Mason Athletics BY DOMENIC ALLEGRA SPORTS EDITOR On Dec. 2, Mason men’s basketball announced that they were temporarily pausing activities after a positive COVID-19 test in the program.  Before announcing their pause, basketball insider Jon Rothstein announced…

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL DEFEATS LONGWOOD TO IMPROVE TO 2-1

BY NATALIE HEAVREN STAFF WRITER  Women’s basketball defeated Longwood 77-65 on Dec. 1 to improve to 2-1. The Lancers, who were once down 15, tied the game at 57 with 6:55 left in the fourth quarter. Mason then scored the next…

2020-2021 WOMEN’S BASKETBALL SEASON PREVIEW

BY NATALIE HEAVREN STAFF WRITER Women’s basketball is looking to bounce back after a difficult 9-21 season in which the team finished 13th in the conference with a record of 3-13. Shortly after the season ended, the program’s all-time leading…

2020-2021 MEN’S BASKETBALL SEASON PREVIEW

BY DOMENIC ALLEGRA SPORTS EDITOR After their victory against St. Joe’s in the Atlantic-10 tournament and the cancellation of their second round game due to COVID-19, men’s basketball is looking to rebound in the 2020-2021 season. Last year the team finished…

CLAYTON KERSHAW ENTERS THE GOAT DISCUSSION

Embed from Getty Images   After more than a decade of playoff failures, Clayton Kershaw cements his legacy as an all-time great with a World Series championship BY ROSS SHINBERG STAFF WRITER In 2019, after the Washington Nationals defeated the…

Dallas Isn’t Doomed without Dak

Despite losing star QB Dak Prescott to a season-ending injury, Dallas Cowboys can still make the playoffs because they learned from the lessons of 2016. BY ROSS SHINBERG Entering the 2016 NFL season, fans of the Dallas Cowboys all thought…