Next Tuesday night (Sep. 5), Gillette Stadium - home of the New England Patriots - will be the site for the 3rd Annual Tufts Football Kickoff Event. During the festivities, the Jumbo football program and the Friends of Tufts Football will present the inaugural John Baronian Distinguished Jumbo Football Award to John Casey, Tufts' assistant athletics director and head baseball coach. He is also a former Jumbo football player and assistant coach.
The continued success of the Tufts Athletics programs was once again apparent on Thursday as the Jumbos varsity athletics program finished a best-ever third in the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup Division III standings for 2016-17. Sixteen teams earned NCAA berths this year and scored points for the Jumbos.
Speros Varinos, a recent Tufts University graduate, was announced on Wednesday as a member of the 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-America® Division III Baseball Team.
Adding to a post-season full of awards, senior tri-captain Speros Varinos of the Tufts University baseball team was recognized as an American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) / Rawlings Second Team All-American on Thursday night.
The New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) and New England Division III Pitcher of the Year this spring, senior Speros Varinos of the Tufts University baseball team has been named to the D3baseball.com All-America third team.
Senior tri-captain Speros Varinos of the Tufts University baseball team is the consensus Pitcher of the Year in New England for 2017 after earning the honor from the New England Intercollegiate Baseball Association (NEIBA) and the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) on Tuesday.
The 2017 spring sports teams at Tufts University placed 133 athletes on the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) All-Academic Teams released today. That's more than any of the other 10 schools in the conference.
Oswego State junior John Barnes’ single scored the lone run of the game, as the Lakers topped the Tufts baseball team 1-0 in NCAA Division III Baseball Championship Regional action at Onondaga Community College Friday afternoon.
Senior DH Alex Christian hit a two-run single in the bottom of the ninth lifting The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) to a 4-3 walk-off victory against Tufts University in NCAA Division III Baseball Championship Regional action on Thursday night.
Though the students are gone and things are quiet in Medford, some of our spring teams are heating up and getting ready for post-season competition. The baseball team won their second consecutive NECSAC Championship this weekend and heads to Syracuse, N.Y. for NCAA Regional play this weekend. Men’s and women’s track and field head to MIT on Thursday for a last chance qualifier and will look to hit some last qualifying marks for the NCAA Championships next week.
In what has become a tradition at Tufts, a special commencement ceremony was held on Tuesday afternoon to graduate the seniors of the Jumbo baseball program. The event was held inside the Coolidge Room at Ballou Hall and presided over by Tufts President Anthony P. Monaco.
Tufts University junior third baseman Tommy O'Hara and freshman pitcher Elias Varinos were honored as New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, after the Jumbos won the 2017 conference championship over the weekend.
The Tufts University baseball team, NESCAC champions for the second straight year and fifth time overall, will travel to Syracuse, New York this week to play in a six-team NCAA Division III Regional at the Onondaga Baseball Complex.
Making the first start of his collegiate career, freshman Elias Varinos pitched eight-plus strong innings and the Tufts University baseball team forced a game seven at the 2017 NESCAC Championship with an 11-2 victory over Middlebury College on Sunday morning.
The Tufts University baseball team completed a two-game sweep of Middlebury College in the championship round of the 2017 NESCAC Tournament on Sunday with a 10-6 win over the Panthers which gave the Jumbos their fifth conference title.
Middlebury College moved into the driver's seat at the 2017 NESCAC Baseball Championship with a 5-1 victory over Tufts University in game four of the tournament on Saturday afternoon at Colby College's Coombs Field.
In an elimination game at the 2017 NESCAC Baseball Championship, Tufts University received a stellar outing from sophomore pitcher R.J. Hall in a 2-1 victory over Amherst College at Colby College's Coombs Field on Saturday.
Down to their final out, the Tufts University baseball team scored twice to stun Amherst College, 5-4, in the opening round of the 2017 NESCAC Championship on Friday night at Colby College's Coombs Field.
The Tufts University baseball team will defend its New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) title at the 2017 conference championship hosted by Colby College this weekend (May 12-14). The Jumbos face Amherst College in their first game on Friday night at 7 p.m.
What an exciting week for Tufts Athletics it’s going to be as our spring teams continue post season play. Men’s lacrosse hosts NCAA Tournament action on Wednesday and women’s tennis will host an NCAA Regional Friday through Sunday.
ufts University senior Tim Superko and Middlebury College sophomore Colby Morris traded fine pitching performances as the Jumbos and Panthers split a college baseball double-header on Sunday at Huskins Field.
One of the top pitchers in New England and a biology major at Tufts University, senior Speros Varinos of the Jumbo baseball team was selected to the 2016-17 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District® Team announced on Thursday.
Nearly all teams at Tufts are in full championship season mode. Men’s lacrosse heads to Bates for a NESCAC Semi Final match against Wesleyan on Saturday. Men’s and women’s track head to Williams for the New England Division III Championships. Women’s tennis is heading out to Williams as well for the NESCAC Championships. Men’s and women’s crew will be at Lake Quinsigamond for the New England Rowing Championships on Saturday.
Senior CF Alex Zachary hit two home runs for the second time in two days and sophomore 1B Alex Parkos hit one for the second straight game to help carry the Eastern Connecticut State University baseball team to a 13-4 win over No. 11 nationally-ranked Tufts University Monday night at the Eastern Baseball Stadium.
For the second straight week, a member of the Tufts University baseball team has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Player of the Week. Junior 1B Nick Falkson receives the honor today after junior 3B Tommy O'Hara was recognized last week.