Baseball is far from India’s most popular sport, but that hasn’t stopped fourth-year anthropology major Jackson Golden from working to bring America’s pastime to the nation’s makeshift diamonds.
In his latest book on baseball in Latin America, professor Alan Klein charts the history of Major League Baseball’s influence in the Dominican Republic, where sugar refineries had begun fielding ultra-competitive baseball teams as early as the 1930s.
The Huskies will play their first home game of the season on Friday afternoon at Parsons Field. Here are five things you should know before the first pitch.
The changeover crew has two hours to turn the hockey rink at Northeastern University’s century-old arena into a basketball court for the Huskies’ regular season finale. Can it be done? Here’s the story of the people and the science behind the job.
All four of Northeastern’s women’s hockey Olympians will be vying for a medal when the puck drops in Sochi on Thursday.
Haley and Jenny Sinclair, fraternal twins on the women’s soccer squad, are aggressive yet intelligent young athletes, first-year Huskies who put team before truculence.
The surging men’s and women’s hockey teams will showcase their talent this week in the semifinal round of the annual Beanpot Tournament. Follow these five storylines as you cheer on the black and red.
“2013 was the best year of my life,” says Kendall Coyne, a sharpshooting forward for Northeastern hockey. Can she top it by helping Team USA win gold at the Olympics for the first time since 1998?
In July, four Northeastern students participated in Israel’s Maccabiah Games, the third largest sporting event in the world. Last week, they recounted their experiences over a Shabbat dinner at the university’s Hillel House.
The men’s hockey team has won five of its first six games in dominant fashion, dispatching of opponents by a combined score of 30–15.
Last week, the startup company Fantex Inc. announced a new marketplace for investors to buy and sell shares linked to the brand value and economic performance of professional athletes—and one … read more »
The Huskies feature 11 freshmen who bring a unique combination of much-needed offensive pluck and defensive grit to the Matthews Arena ice.