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.
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Emily Tapio has quietly been the supportive force behind the Fordham women's basketball's successful 2014 season.
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.
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.
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.
Defensive lineman Brett Biestek has been dominating both the academic and athletic fields.
Kaitlyn Carballeira, Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) ’14, bid farewell to the team for which she played for four years. She looks back at how it all started, her favorite moments, and what her future may entail.
With an 8-0 record this season, Fordham’s football team is bound to have their share of breakout stars. Wide receiver Samuel Ajala, Fordham College at Rose Hill (FCRH) ’15, is one of them.
The Fordham men’s cross country team placed third in the 85th annual Metropolitan Cross Country Meet in Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, NY. Mike Turi, Fordham College at Rose Hill, (FCRH) ’16, led the pack.
The Fordham Rams football now have a 7-0 record after delivering a beating against the Georgetown University Hoyas. It was a tale of two sides of the line, as both the offense and the defense put up strong efforts to give Fordham the 34-12 win.