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How to Show Your Greyhound Pride

Feb. 20, 2019
The life of a student-athlete is not an easy one. Along with challenging academics, student-athletes dedicate a great amount of time to their teams. From early morning practices to late night homework, it’s amazing how they handle it all. Anne Guadalupi ’21, member of Assumption’s women’s swim team,...

Women’s Swimming & Diving Team Wins NE10 Championship

Feb. 13, 2019 Office of Communications
This past weekend, Assumption College’s Women’s Swimming & Diving team captured their fourth Northeast-10 Conference Championship in six years.

Greyhounds Tapped for Puerto Rico's National Team

Jan. 2, 2019 Erin Casey
As children in Puerto Rico, friends Juan O'Neill '22 and Nicolas Cardona '2 played soccer on opposing teams and later as teammates for the Puerto Rico Under-20 National Team. When it came time to pick a college, friends from home told them about Assumption, and both decided to join the tight-knit...

Stronger Together

Jan. 2, 2019 Erin Casey
The Women's Swimming and Diving team consistently places at the top of the northeast-10 rankings, winning three conference championships from 2014–16 and placing second in 2017 and 2018, but the team’s winning ways are not confined to the pool. The Greyhounds regularly partake in community service,...

Kelly ’83 Named AP Coach of the Year

Dec. 18, 2018 Office of Communications
University of Notre Dame football coach – and former Assumption College football player and softball coach – Brian Kelly ’83 was recently named the Associated Press college football Coach of the Year . According to the AP, Kelly, who graduated from Assumption with a bachelor’s degree in political...

‘Unifying’ Assumption Students and Special Olympics Athletes

Nov. 15, 2018 Office of Communications
This fall, Assumption College became the first Special Olympics collegiate partner in Massachusetts providing opportunities for students and Special Olympics athletes to compete in an intramural Unified Sports league with athletes from the Greater Worcester area. According to the Special Olympics...

Assumption and Tracy ’18 Featured on ESPN’s College GameDay

Nov. 5, 2018 Office of Communications
Assumption College, its football program and LSU placekicker Cole Tracy ’18 were featured on ESPN’s College GameDay this past Saturday. The segment chronicles Tracy’s journey as Assumption’s all-time scoring leader, to being the starting placekicker for the nationally ranked LSU Tigers. You may view...

Athletics Honors Six at 2018 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Nov. 1, 2018 Office of Communications
Assumption College officially welcomed six new members into its Hall of Fame at the 2018 Assumption Athletics Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony held on Friday, October 26 in the Tsotsis Family Academic Center. This year's Hall of Fame Class includes: Larry Bornheimer '89 (basketball), Karen Doucette...

Boston Globe: How a kicker from Assumption ended up at one of the top football programs in the country

Oct. 10, 2018 Office of Communications
In the October 7 edition of The Boston Globe , reporter Stan Grossfeld tells the story of Cole Tracy ’18, a former Assumption kicker who is now competing on the Division I LSU football team. Click here to read the story .

Assumption Student-Athletes Travel to Haiti to Help Impoverished Children

Dec. 15, 2014 Office of Communications
Four members of the Assumption College women’s soccer team are traveling this month to help impoverished children in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, as part of the Hands Together organization. The students are senior Nikki Brady of Rockland, Mass.; junior Meg Campbell of Springfield, Mass.; junior Katie...