Isaac Karp is the Executive Editor of the sports section. He is a sophomore and a double major in Economics and History. Isaac can be reached at [email protected]

Softball sweeps Trinity and Brandeis as the postseason nears

After spending the first part of the season in Florida, Tufts softball came back to Medford with the end goal of winning back-to-back NESCAC Championships. Their ace from last season, Kristina Haghdan, is now working as a coach for the Jumbos.  Rookie of the year Sophia DiCocco (12–4) is tearing up her sophomore season leading […]

Women’s lacrosse crushes Hamilton on Senior Day

On Saturday, women’s lacrosse stepped onto Bello Field to take on a dangerous conference opponent in No. 13 Hamilton College. The Jumbos flattened the Continentals in a 21–4 victory, and the seniors shined while their families cheered in the stands on Senior Day. Senior goalie Molly Laliberty spoke about what this win meant to the […]

Women’s lacrosse returns to form, takes down Bates and Wesleyan

After a close loss to Amherst College on Sunday April 10, the now No. 7 nationally ranked women’s lacrosse team won two straight conference games by large margins. With three uncharacteristic regular season losses already, the Jumbos cannot afford to lose focus with only three games left in the regular season. The Brown and Blue […]

Women’s lacrosse suffers loss to Amherst, defeats Connecticut College

After returning to form against Connecticut College with a win on Saturday, Tufts fell short to Amherst in a back-and-forth defensive battle on Sunday. Now holding a 7–3 record, a team expecting to dominate the NESCAC has plummeted in the national rankings to seventh overall. To regain their momentum, the Jumbos need to string together […]

Women’s lacrosse beats MIT, falls to No. 1 Middlebury

After winning five straight games, Tufts faced an out-of-conference opponent in Massachusetts Institute of Technology, whom Tufts beat 22–3 in an all-around performance. With 14 different Tufts scorers, the Jumbos outclassed the Engineers who previously held a 4–3 record. First-year attacker Margie Carden and junior attacker and midfielder Caroline Walter led the Jumbos in scoring […]

Women’s lacrosse wins 5 straight games, returns to NESCAC play

Since losing their home opener to Colby College to start off their 2022 campaign, Tufts women’s lacrosse won five games in a row.  While most of their spring vacation consisted of traveling on buses for hours, lacrosse practices and games, the Brown and Blue held onto their top 10 national ranking and won each game […]

Women’s lacrosse beats Williams, falls to Colby to start the season

Tufts women’s lacrosse returned to action last weekend with two conference matchups: one against Colby on Saturday and one against Williams on Sunday. The Jumbos finished the weekend with mixed results after losing to Colby 9–4 and defeating Williams 13–9 in their home opener at Bello Field. Tufts came into the season ranked No. 2 […]

Current executive sports editor discusses sports culture and the Daily with former sports section heads

Isaac Karp, the Daily’s executive sports editor sat down with several of his predecessors to discuss all things sports writing and Tufts’ sports culture. Ananda Kao, the Daily’s executive sports editor for the fall 2021 semester, is a senior on the women’s lacrosse team. She also founded Morgan’s Message, a club focused on mental health […]

Women’s swimming and diving wins NESCAC Championship for first time in conference history

In an ultra competitive bout, the Tufts women’s swimming and diving team fended off their longtime rival Williams College in the NESCAC Championship over the weekend. Going into Sunday, the final day of competition, Tufts and Williams were set to vie for the win with Williams only leading by 7.5 points. Yet the Jumbos emerged […]

Sports writers predict Super Bowl LVI winners

Name: Isaac Karp Winner: Bengals  Score: 34–28 Explanation: It’s time for Joe Burrow. At the end of the day there’s no one else you would rather have controlling your offense in the last two minutes of the game right now in the NFL. The Bengals are on an unbelievable hot stretch and put themselves into […]