“Springfield Strong”: Springfield College football’s Tyler Hyde carried legacy of friend on sleeve in final season with Pride

By Vin Gallo Features Editor This story is in memory of Sarah Kilby “There were no NFL heroes of her world. There were no Red Sox or Patriots – her sports hero was Tyler. She lit up when his name was called. She was shy around him. He was her Tom Brady.” The 300 Violin Orchestra blared across Stagg Field. A deep rumble of murmurs … Continue reading “Springfield Strong”: Springfield College football’s Tyler Hyde carried legacy of friend on sleeve in final season with Pride

“Believe”: How Springfield College men’s basketball went from losing in the conference semifinals, all the way to the Final Four

By Gage Nutter Editor-In-Chief Charlie Brock paused and rubbed his chin for a moment as he searched for words. “I’ve had 38 teams and I have never been prouder to be part of any team as I have been proud of this one.” He sat between Andy McNulty and Jake Ross; a Dasani water bottle each at their left. Statistics from the game were in … Continue reading “Believe”: How Springfield College men’s basketball went from losing in the conference semifinals, all the way to the Final Four

Springfield College baseball falls to MIT in NEWMAC Quarterfinals

Jack Margaros @JackMargaros A historic season of baseball at Springfield College came to an end Thursday as the Pride fell to MIT in the NEWMAC quarterfinals on Thursday, 5-0. After tallying four hits in the first two innings, Springfield failed to muster another hit for the rest of the game, as Mark Joao and Noah Bleakley were the only two baserunners for the rest of … Continue reading Springfield College baseball falls to MIT in NEWMAC Quarterfinals

Springfield College men’s volleyball wins back-to-back National Championships with sweep of Stevens

Sam Leventhal @Sam_Leventhal In NCAA Division III Men’s Volleyball, there has only been one school able to defend the national title and today that statistic still stands. Following the Pride’s defeat of Stevens, 3-1, they have completed a back-to-back title run and snagged their 11th in program history. In 2017 against the State University of New York at New Paltz, the contest ended with a … Continue reading Springfield College men’s volleyball wins back-to-back National Championships with sweep of Stevens

A Dime for Diesel

By Vin Gallo @VinGallo731 Talia Loda made sure to do it every inning. Before stepping into the circle as the Springfield College softball team’s first line of defense against the Babson Beavers last week, she was sure to run her finger through the dirt of the loneliest place on the field, and etch out a ‘10.’ Every inning. “Come on,” Loda prayed. “I hope you’re … Continue reading A Dime for Diesel