The Hawks' Herald

Senior athletes leave their final stamp on campus

Andrew Hart, Herald Reporter

May 7, 2020

The weeks leading up to graduation can be emotional for teams as they say goodbye to seniors who have left a mark on their respective programs. This year is even harder considering some did not have the opportunity to compete...

Freshmen athletes reflect on the impacts of the class of 2020 Seniors taught the importance of determination, perseverance and creating a positive environment

Kristen Dansereau, Sports Manager

May 7, 2020

Athletic seasons at Roger Williams University are recognized for the camaraderie and sportsmanship of all varsity athletes. The spring 2020 season will now be remembered for no games being played at all.Freshmen on various sports te...

Senior track captain deflects credit of personal success to his team

By Andrew Hart

April 2, 2020

Athletes dream of breaking a school record and etching their names into university athletics lore, but not many break the record they originally set to do so. As a pole vaulter on the men’s track and field team, senior captain Noah...

Tom Brady says farewell to New England, hello to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Students react to a major change in the football world

Megan Julian, Sports Editor

March 26, 2020

“FOREVER A PATRIOT” are the final words listed on Tom Brady's Instagram farewell post. The former New England Patriots quarterback announced he was leaving the team on March 17, through multiple social media platforms inclu...

Memeing the way through Social Distancing

Emily Dvareckas, Photo Editor

March 26, 2020

In the age of social media, social distancing is more of a physical distance. Socially, everyone is still connected. At RWU, Dean of the Law School Michael Yelnosky has taken to Gen Z’s favorite app, TikTok. On his Twitter...

Student athletes react to cancellation of sports seasons

Megan Julian, Sports Editor and Isabella Gentile

March 25, 2020

RWU canceled all spring athletic competition in conjunction with the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Board of Directors, according to a statement released by the RWU Athletic Department on March 13. The department said it made this...

RWU Baseball looks to make dog piles this year: It’s either championship or bust

Megan Willgoos, Managing Editor

March 2, 2020

It’s officially that time of year again: baseball season. The RWU Men’s Baseball Team has already stepped out onto the diamond in a double header against Rutgers-Newark on Feb. 22, coming out 1-1.Head Coach Jason Tower sa...

Men’s Lacrosse is ready to compete in the CCCs

Megan Julian, Sports Editor and Megan Willgoos

February 13, 2020

It’s not all about what's seen on the field for the Men’s Lacrosse Team this season. The focus for this year comes down to the mental game. “Last year, we kind of had a couple internal mind games with ourselves... we co...

Every game matters Men’s Basketball achieve big victory over Western New England’s Golden Bears

Kristen Dansereau, Herald Reporter

January 31, 2020

The Roger Williams University Men's Basketball Team defeated Western New England University on Tuesday, Jan. 28 with a final score of 83-72. With only three more home games left in the regular season, the win was a huge victory for ...

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