Women’s Lacrosse | Jumbos lose gut-wrencher, drop to sixth seed in NESCAC tournament

More than any other game this season, the No. 14 women’s lacrosse team’s regular season finale with No. 13 Bowdoin had all the makings of an extremely tight contest. Not only were the teams tied for fifth in the NESCAC and separated by one spot in the national rankings, but they also entered with very […]

Women’s Lacrosse | Jumbos down Cardinals to set up showdown for fifth place

After rising as high as first and falling as low as seventh in the NESCAC standings this season, the No. 14 women’s lacrosse team finally seems to have found a happy medium.  Since it was blown out by No. 10 Amherst two weekends ago, Tufts has responded with two straight conference wins, most recently wiping […]

Women’s Lacrosse | Tufts looks to climb conference standings as playoffs approach

In what has already been a roller?coaster season, the No. 14 women’s lacrosse team is now rumbling toward the finish line, starting with its second?to?last regular season game at Wesleyan tomorrow. The matchup with the Cardinals comes on the heels of a critical 14?8 win at home against Bates on Tuesday that boosted the Jumbos […]

Women’s Lacrosse | Oh, Lord: Tufts falls hard to Amherst

When only looking at the final statistics, the No. 13 women’s lacrosse team’s game against No. 11 Amherst on Saturday appears to have been evenly matched. Tufts held a 22?16 advantage in shots, and the teams were remarkably close in most categories. But sometimes, the stat sheet fails to tell the whole story. The Lord […]

Women’s Lacrosse | Tufts whacks Wheaton for third straight win

The women’s lacrosse team continued its winning ways yesterday, demolishing Wheaton by a final score of 13?6. The win, the Jumbos’ third in a row, lifts the team’s record to 7?3 and will certainly serve as a confidence?booster for Tufts heading into its crucial road showdown with No. 11 Amherst tomorrow. In dreary, rainy conditions […]

Fan the Fire to hit Bello and Huskins tomorrow

The second Fan the Fire event of the spring season will take place this Saturday, when the men’s lacrosse and baseball teams host NESCAC foes on Bello and Huskins Fields, respectively. The baseball team (12?6) will square off against NESCAC East counterpart Colby in a doubleheader, with games beginning at noon and 3:00 p.m. The […]

Inside NHL | Rangers, Canucks lead in race for Stanley Cup

  After an NHL season that featured its share of surprises and spectacular performances, the postseason has finally arrived. Starting tonight, 16 teams will begin the quest to lift the most famous trophy in sports, the Stanley Cup. To get you ready, the Daily breaks down all eight first-round series:   Eastern Conference   No. […]

Women’s Lacrosse | Jumbos improve to 3-3 in NESCAC with win over Ephs

  After suffering through a bit of a midseason slump, the No. 12 women’s lacrosse team officially righted the ship against Williams on Saturday at Bello Field, earning a critical win against one of its biggest conference rivals. Despite Williams’ winless record in the NESCAC entering the game, the team had lost its previous three […]

Women’s Lacrosse | Tufts downs Endicott to halt losing streak at three

 The No. 12 women’s lacrosse team just needed a win. After suffering defeats in their last three games, all to conference opponents, the Jumbos were hovering close to the .500 mark, a line that the team is desperate not to cross. But against Endicott on Wednesday, Tufts managed to right the ship, building an 8-1 […]

Women’s Lacrosse | Despite improvements, Tufts loses to Trinity

The No. 12 women’s lacrosse team’s game against No. 5 Trinity on Saturday was singled out by the Jumbos as their most important game of the year. They had been embarrassed by No. 7 Middlebury the weekend before, and were looking to avenge a pair of one-goal losses to the Bantams last season.  But while […]