Jason is a staff writer at the Tufts Daily. He is a sophomore who has yet to declare a major. Jason can be reached at [email protected]

Men’s track and field places 2nd at Branwen Smith-King Invitational

On Saturday, the men’s track and field team placed second in the third annual Branwen Smith-King Invitational, hosted by Tufts at Gantcher Center. The team secured wins in two events, tallying 86 points, which was well short of the 135.5 point, first-place finish by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Senior Matt D’Anieri delivered one of […]

Women’s track and field places first in Tufts Invitational, men’s team places third

The members of the men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams completed their first invitational on Jan. 18 at their home track, the Gantcher Center.  The Jumbo Invitational was an exciting and successful season opener for both squads, resulting in many personal records. Overall, the men’s team placed third out of eight. Senior Matt […]

Volleyball falls short of Bowdoin 3–2, finishes stellar season 28–2

On Saturday afternoon, the volleyball team (28–2) lost to the Bowdoin Polar Bears (21–7) in the NCAA Regional second round in Cousens Gym. The heartbreaking match went into five sets (14–25, 25–16, 25–27, 25–15, 15–13), with the Jumbos falling 3–2. This match was a rematch of the NESCAC Championship that the Jumbos won in five […]

Men’s crew earns 21st place at the Head of the Charles Regatta

After its incredible performance at the Head of the Riverfront in Hartford, Conn., last week, the men’s crew team returned to the local waters of the Charles River, where the team raced at the 55th annual Head of the Charles Regatta (HOCR). This exciting regatta is without a doubt the most important regatta of the […]

Volleyball’s 12–0 start a season-best since 2008

Three home matches in two days didn’t stymie the No. 24 Jumbos volleyball team, which improved to 12–0 on the season after a home stretch in Cousens Gymnasium. The last time the team started a season better than 12–0 was in 2008, when the team went 15–0 in its first 15 matches and ended the […]

Sailing captures 1st place at Hood Trophy, participates in 7 regattas across Northeast

The Tufts sailing team deployed its talented sailors all over New England last Saturday and Sunday. Competing in a total of seven regattas, the Jumbos endured a jam-packed weekend on top of their rising academic workload. Despite the fact that autumn officially began on Monday, the temperatures across New England soared into the low- to […]

Volleyball earns 4 wins to start season

Tufts volleyball is off to a very strong start to its 2019 season. Over the past few days, the Jumbos earned four wins in an impressive undefeated opening run. In their third and final game of the Coast Guard/Conn. College tournament on Saturday, which was hosted in New London, Conn., the Jumbos capped off a […]

Women’s tennis wins back-to-back home matches, inches closer to end of regular season

No. 8 Tufts hosted unranked Connecticut College at Gantcher Center on Saturday, claiming an 8–1 victory over the Camels. The Jumbos won three of three doubles matches, taking an early 3–0 lead. First-year Anna Lowy and junior Kat Wiley and No. 1 doubles sophomore Patricia Obeid and senior Tomo Iwasaki both shut out out their […]

Back from California, women’s tennis to play home games against Bowdoin, Wesleyan

The No. 8 Tufts women’s tennis team (3–2, 2–0 NESCAC) returned from their spring trip to Southern California last Sunday. With five games in a week across the Los Angeles area, the team was on the move. On March 23, Tufts fell to No. 4 Pomona-Pitzer 7–2 in the team’s final spring break match-up. All three doubles […]

Women’s tennis trumps Trinity, heads to California for spring break

In its season opener, the No. 8 Tufts Women’s tennis team (1–0) defeated NESCAC rival Trinity in Hartford, Conn., comfortably winning 8–1 on Saturday afternoon. The Jumbos’ doubles players dominated the court, with all three pairs winning their respective matches. The No. 2 doubles pair sophomore Kiara Rose and first-year Nicole Frankel swiftly defeated their opponents, doubles […]