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“It’s hard to see them be seniors. I can remember them coming in as freshmen. Three of them have been here for four years, Bella has been here for two and Liz is one year, but where has the time gone,” reflected Joyce Maudie, head coach for softball.

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After a year-long hiatus, RWU Cheer is back and ready to debut its new and improved team.

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With the longer days and warmer weather that accompany the spring season, the idea of moving onto the next chapter of life surrounds many college students around the same time. As the men’s lacrosse seniors embark on their final shot at a championship in blue and white, the inescapable nosta…

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Bags of ice and KT tape are almost always tattooed on athletes at RWU. But no one ever hears about the artist behind them.

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If the opponents of the men’s lacrosse team are the prey, then Bayside Field is certainly the nest the Hawks must protect — and they are doing a spectacular job. That’s because on their way to posting a 9-4 overall record, the Hawks won a total of six games at home while only dropping one.

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“Picture this little sixth grader playing alongside high schoolers and watching her throw just as hard as them,”  Elizabeth Lombardo said.

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After two Commonwealth Coast Conference championship victories last season, Head Coach Sean Livingston holds his hopes high for this upcoming season.

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When he was seven years old, senior Chris Bartorelli fell extremely ill. But doctors couldn’t figure out what was wrong with him. 

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In 2018, the Hawks of men's lacrosse finished with an overall record of 9-8. In conference play, the Hawks finished .500 with a 4-4 record and a berth in the Commonwealth Coast Conference tournament. Ultimately, the Hawks fell to Endicott College in the semifinals. Coach Marty Kelly, the win…

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The Hawks shocked the Commonwealth Coast Conference in 2018 and they’re looking to do it again this year. Now that they have postseason experience under their belt, they’re confident that they can make it past the opening weekend of the tournament in 2019.

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Their 6-28-1 record last season was not much to celebrate. But after only graduating two seniors, the current softball team has chemistry that a lot of other teams lose at the end of year.

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The 4-seed Hawks lost to the 5-seed Curry College Colonels in the Commonwealth Coast Conference Quarterfinals by a score of 64-61.

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NASHUA, N.H. —The trophy for the league’s winner has been passed around and raised by teams since 1983. But for the past three years, the only team to have it in their hands has been RWU.

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NASHUA, N.H. — One win meant a third consecutive trip to the championship for the hockey team, but standing in their way was Harvard University — a team coming off an upset win over the top-seeded Norwich University in the North Division.

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FALL RIVER, Mass. — The hockey team played their one and only home playoff game Thursday night against Bridgewater State University. As the top seed, RWU hosted in Driscoll Arena for a chance to earn a spot in the next leg of the tournament in Nashua, N.H.

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 FALL RIVER, Mass. — In the final game of the regular season, the men’s ice hockey team honored the eight seniors on the roster. Each had their custom jerseys that the team wore two weeks ago for their cancer awareness game hung on the glass outside the team’s locker room.On this year’s Seni…

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Sports reporter Drew Hart sat down with wrestling head coach Jon Egan and asked him rapid-fire questions on various subjects. Here are his answers:

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Sports reporter, Drew Hart, sat down with sophomore wrestler Ryan Luchs and asked him a series of rapid-fire questions on various subjects. Here are his answers:

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Growing up in a rural, traditional farmtown made Karli Opalka’s desire to pursue a career in marine biology and attend a university on the water that much more appealing.

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There were only 16 seconds left and the Hawks were about to grab a double-digit win on the road against Commonwealth Coast Conference opponent the University of New England on Jan. 19.

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FALL RIVER, Mass. — New jerseys, lavender game programs and ribbons stickers, and memorial banners. Both the Hawks and Driscoll Arena were dressed up for the hockey team’s testicular cancer awareness game.

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Herald sports reporter Drew Hart sat down with sophomore wrestler Nick Wagner and asked him rapid-fire questions on various subjects. Here are his answers:

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The goaltender position in hockey allows for the most customization within a team sport. Their pads can be any color or design, but it’s their helmet that allows them to create a look unlike anyone else in the position. For the Roger Williams club ice hockey team, Ryan Shea guards his face w…

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Herald sports reporter Megan Julian sat down with freshman wrestler Cooper Cummings and asked him rapid-fire questions on various subjects. Here are his answers:

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Florida, Oklahoma and Rhode Island. Bryan Donovan has played basketball across the country, but has finally settled at RWU.

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FALL RIVER, Mass. — A six-game homestand for the club ice hockey team ended with a 4-2 victory over Bentley University. The game began less than a day after the team suffered a tie to Bridgewater State University. Typically, a tie is better than a loss, but after blowing a 4-2 lead late in t…

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Hard work and determination are key factors to being a successful athlete in any sport. Most college athletes at any school come in with extensive experience in the sport they want to play and know the rules of the game. For students on the RWU sailing team, it’s pretty much like learning a …