Section OE defeated a worthy squad from OC with a score of 18-6 to clinch the intramural flag football championship, closing out an undefeated season. The 12-point margin of victory overstates what was actually a very close contest, fought in bitter conditions of harsh wind and cold rain that made even the simplest offensive pass… Continue reading Finished Business
This past summer, I was part of PepsiCo’s Leadership Development Program on the Walmart Customer Team. Shuttling between Plano, TX, and Bentonville, AR, I experienced first-hand how Walmart is accelerating its “green” agenda and what this means for key suppliers and, ultimately, for consumers. I am hardly what you’d call a typical environmentalist. In fact,… Continue reading Summer Stories – Parth Raval Walmart's Quest to Save the Planet, MBA '09, OC
The 2006 HBS intramural basketball season has gotten off to a fast start, with both EC and RC teams knocking off rust (and any extra pounds accumulated during winter break) to battle it out on the hardwoods. With each section fielding two (co-ed) teams of five to 15 players, basketball is the most inclusive of… Continue reading IM Hoops: Suiting Up For a New Season
Goal scorers for OC were: John Gilmartin, Troy Jackson (2), Mikkel Bulow-Lehnsby, and Nam Kry. OC started up 1-0 in the first half with a great first goal by John. This was followed by two goals by Troy to finish out the half. At the half, OC was up 3-2. At the beginning of the… Continue reading OC Soccer Downs OK, 5-3
ALLSTON (OD Press)- Tragedy nearly struck the OD soccer team this past week, as shoe-in league MVP and OD first-string goalie Derek “Gipper” Mendez developed a rare case of 24-hour spinal meningitis on the return flight from his grandfather’s 90th birthday party. Mendez, barely strong enough to type, sent an email out to the team… Continue reading OD "Wins One for the Gipper"
Congrats to the Section OC soccer team for a hard fought 5-2 win Monday afternoon. After a grueling 1-1 tie at halftime, 4 goals were scored in the second half to seal the victory. Goal scorers for OC were Doug Abts (2), John Gilmartin (2), and Ricardo Caupers.
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Forget about the New England Patriots and the Winter Olympics. Competitive sports do not get any better than the intramural volleyball playoffs last week at Shad. The OC volleyball squad finished the season undefeated and claimed the intramural championship after a tough 3-game match vs. OJ in the finals. After a disappointing loss in last… Continue reading OC – Intramural Volleyball Champs!
With unseasonably warm weather and a gentle tailwind, the HBS men’s four raced to an 11th place finish in a field of 71 in last week’s Head of the Charles Regatta. With a steady pacing and a stellar course steered by coxwain Stephen “Sly” Ly (NNA) the crew was able to get a good rhythm… Continue reading HBS Team Races to the Head of the Charles
NA returned to the gridiron in triumphant fashion, with a 26-6 trouncing of OC last Wednesday. However, most of the hoopla following the game focused less on the impressive victory, than on the budding quarterback controversy, as unheralded rookie Robyn Brown received numerous accolades after her two successful completions. “Robyn looked cooler in the pocket… Continue reading Quarterback Controversy at NA?
The A-League and B-League teams of NB and OB faced each other in a match-up of class rivalry this past Tuesday. Trash talking was lobbed over the trenches before the start as Beez presidents’ Nick Lane and Tyler Morse bet free drinks for the winners. Heard in the NB locker room before the game, “Who… Continue reading Beez Face Off