The Milwaukee Brewers request your attention. Very quietly, they’ve emerged this season as a team on the precipice of playoff contention.
■ The softball team crushed Colby College by scores of 11-0 and 5-2 in a double-header this past weekend.
■ The baseball team found its groove with an impressive upset victory over Western New England University.
■ Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames has been unstoppable at the plate to open the 2017 season.
■ Irie Gourde ’17 crushed the 100-meter dash on Sunday, coming in third place with a time of 11.02.
The opening round of the National Basketball Association playoffs consisted of many exciting matchups that nearly became upsets at times, but ultimately finished with top teams as victors.
■ Middle infielder Victor Oppenheimer ’20 scored twice in an 8-2 victory over Bridgewater State University.
■ The softball team was swept by Washington University in St. Louis, falling to 4-9 in conference play.
■ Irie Gourde ’17 came in second in the 400-meter dash with an impressive time of 47.82 this past weekend.
■ The women’s tennis team finished its strong regular season with an outstanding overall record of 15-5.
The NBA playoffs have begun, and fans all over the world are glued to their TVs to watch an extremely interesting first round of action.
■ Pitcher Scottie Todd ’20 has been incredible for the Judges with a 3-1 record and an outstanding 0.88 ERA.
■ The baseball team dropped to 1-9 on the season after losing all four games played this past weekend.
■ Goalie Tuukka Rask came up clutch for the Bruins on Thursday with his seventh shutout of the season.
■ The women’s team picked up their 10th win of the season after shutting out Wheaton College.
With the National Basketball Association season coming to a close, usual suspects such as the Golden State Warriors, Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs are the main teams in the championship discussion.
■ Pitcher Sean O’Neal ’18 racked up 13 strikeouts in a loss against Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
■ Both the men’s and women’s track teams came away with success from this year’s first outdoor meet.
■ Even after a lopsided trade, guard Buddy Hield and the Sacramento Kings should not be counted out.
■ Xavier University and the University of South Carolina are just two of the teams to provide shocking upsets.