Archive for category: Fordham Sports

Chasing a Patriot League Championship

Chasing a Patriot League Championship

Chase Edmonds, Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) ’18, is the Fordham and Patriot League record holder for most single game touchdowns and rushing yards.

New Expectations for Fordham Men’s Basketball

New Expectations for Fordham Men’s Basketball

In the Bronx, Coach Tom Pecora and the Fordham Rams are simply yearning for the opportunity to prove that they indeed can play with perennial powerhouses within NCAA basketball.

Fordham vs. Columbia: Liberty Cup Preview

Fordham vs. Columbia: Liberty Cup Preview

Fordham attempts to go two in a row against Colombia in the Liberty Cup.

Kings of the Hill: A Preview of Fordham Football 2014

Kings of the Hill: A Preview of Fordham Football 2014

Fordham is poised to bring a Patriot League championship to Jack Coffey Field.

Coach Stephanie Gaitley Talks Basketball and Life

Coach Stephanie Gaitley Talks Basketball and Life

After an impressive 11-5 record this season, which included an Atlantic 10 Conference title and a trip to the NCAA Tournament, The Observer caught up with women’s basketball head coach Stephanie Gaitley to talk about life both on and off the court.

Tapio is the Breakout Star for Women’s Basketball

Tapio is the Breakout Star for Women’s Basketball

Emily Tapio has quietly been the supportive force behind the Fordham women's basketball's successful 2014 season.

The Atlantic 10 is Revamping Its Style

The Atlantic 10 is Revamping Its Style

The Atlantic 10 (A-10) Basketball Conference, home to Fordham and 13 other member institutions, has revamped its look. The conference has taken a more edgy, in-your-face approach to broadcasting how strong the member schools are both on the court and in the classroom.

Softball Starts Their Road to Another Championship

Softball Starts Their Road to Another Championship

This past weekend, the Fordham softball team started off their 2014 season in Orlando, Fla. After a round of explosive offensive effort and consistent superb pitching, the team improved to 2-1. And Head Coach Bridget Orchard believes this year’s team can win the Atlantic 10 (A-10) Conference once again.

Team Chemistry is Key Factor in Rams’ Success

Team Chemistry is Key Factor in Rams’ Success

The Fordham Rams defeated the University of Massachusetts’ (UMass) Minutewomen with a final score of 80-54. It was the latest win in a season spearheaded by chemistry on and off the court.

Brett Biestek is Hitting Back at Stigmatization of the Student Athlete

Brett Biestek is Hitting Back at Stigmatization of the Student Athlete

Defensive lineman Brett Biestek has been dominating both the academic and athletic fields.