Random NFL hot takes for each team

The National Football League (NFL) is officially in the offseason and I believe it is going to be a wild one. It seems like there are so many players that are rumored to be moving around that I think that the NFL landscape is going to be very different next season. Here’s one hot take […]

Fencing competes at NEIFC Championships

After competing in the Duke Invitational, the Brandeis men’s and women’s fencing teams looked to bounce back at the New England Intercollegiate Fencing Conference (NEIFC) Championships. The competition took place on Feb. 25 at Wellesley College.  The day got started with some team events. Men’s foil had the highlight of the day after the squad […]

The pitch clock is good for baseball

Major League Baseball (MLB) is changing. As the sport continues to try and attract new viewers, the MLB has added rules to try and make the game more interesting to watch without changing the fundamentals of the sport. Last year, the universal designated hitter (DH) was added so that pitchers no longer had to hit. […]

Mahomie captures the dub

Wanted the Eagles to win: Before I get into my thoughts on the 2023 Super Bowl, I must preface this by saying that I am a huge New England Patriots fan. Despite this, I was most certainly rooting for the Philadelphia Eagles in this game—I know, shocking. Though the Chiefs are an incredibly talented team […]

Dienstag ends 18-year All-UAA drought

From Feb. 8 to Feb. 11, the Brandeis men’s and women’s swim and dive teams competed at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships in Atlanta, Georgia. Both teams competed hard and set school records at the four-day event. Last year the men’s team finished in eighth place with 417 points while the women’s team also […]

Men’s and women’s fencing compete at Duke Invitational

The Brandeis men’s and women’s fencing team traveled to Duke University for the Duke Invitational on Feb. 11. This was some of the toughest competition these two teams faced all season. Last year, the men’s team went 2-3 at the competition and the women’s team went 0-5.  To start the day, the men’s team faced […]

Men’s basketball splits final homestand

After a rough couple of away games, the Brandeis men’s basketball team returned home for a two-game homestand against Washington University (WashU) and the University of Chicago. The first one came against WashU on Feb. 10. Last year the two teams faced off twice. In the first game, WashU got the better of the Judges […]

Vegetables ranking

I randomly saw a tier list of vegetables on social media and was incredibly disappointed. It was so bad that I decided that I had to write the one true ranking of vegetables. I would like to point out, some of these vegetables I rarely eat so there may be some biases there. Anyways, here’s […]

Super Bowl 57 preview

After some very controversial National Football League (NFL) Conference Championships, we have this year’s Super Bowl matchup. The Kansas City Chiefs will be facing off against the Philidelphia Eagles. Personally, I think it can be a fun matchup. The Eagles have an all-around really good team and the Chiefs have Patrick Mahomes. Before getting into […]

Swim and dive Senior Day goes swimmingly

Saturday, Jan. 28 was Brandeis swim and dive’s Senior Day. Brandeis faced off against Clark University for the first time since 2020. The men’s team swam well and won 153-89, while the women’s team swam just as well and won 131-112. Both teams had multiple first place finishes that led them to victory.  On the […]

Men’s and women’s fencing go 4-2 at Eric Sollee Invitational

A week after a successful day at the Northeast Fencing Conference, the Brandeis men’s and women’s fencing teams traveled to Cambridge, Massachusetts for the Eric Sollee Invitational on Jan. 29. The last time these teams competed in this invitational was in 2020, where the men’s team went 3-3 and the women’s team went 4-2.  The […]

Swim and dive beats Keene St. and Bridgewater St.

On Jan. 21, the Judges traveled to Bridgewater State University to compete in their annual tri-meet. The teams competing were Brandeis, Bridgewater and Keene State College. Last year at Keene State, the men’s team defeated them 156-101, while the women’s team fell 129-140. This year was a different story as both the men’s team and […]

Fencing finishes in second at NFC

After both the men’s and women’s teams finished in first place at the first Northeast Fencing Conference (NFC), they looked to continue that success at the second one. The second NFC took place on Jan. 22 at Boston College (BC).  The men’s team faced BC in round one. It was a tough round that ended […]

Does money equal wins?

Steve Cohen is a fascinating individual and he’s breaking baseball. When he bought the New York Mets, he made it very clear that he was willing to spend money to win games. The team proceeded to trade for Francisco Lindor and sign him to a 10-year $341 million extension. Cohen was not messing around. Then […]

Sports industry shows blatant disregard of players’ health

On Jan. 2, the whole world watched in horror as a normal football game quickly became an absolute nightmare. It was a Monday Night Football game that had huge playoff implications. The Buffalo Bills faced the Cincinnati Bengals as both teams were trying to get the number one seed in the American Football Conference (AFC). […]

Fencing defeats MIT at Brandeis Invitational

Before the break, the Brandeis fencing team competed in the Brandeis Invitational at home on Dec. 4. Last year, the men’s team finished 3-3 at the invitational and the women’s team finished 2-4. For this invitational, the men’s team faced Cornell University, Yale University, St. John’s University (SJU), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Brown […]

Harris and Zene lead men’s basketball team in scoring

After a 6-0 start to the season, the men’s basketball team looked to continue that success through December and January. Their first game of this long stretch came against Colby College on the first day of the University Athletic Association (UAA) New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Challenge on Dec. 3. It was a […]

DCL is failing us

I got an email recently that told me I—as well as the other residents in my hall—were being charged $25 for damages to Village C. The email from the Department of Community Living (DCL) explained how there has been significant damage to the common areas in the residence hall including kitchen and bathroom spaces. Since […]

Men’s basketball extends winning streak to six

After starting the season with three straight wins, the Brandeis men’s basketball team looked to finish their first month strong. Their first game of this stretch was an away game against Lasell University on Nov. 19. Last year the Judges doubled Lasell’s score and won 88-44. In their matchup this year, sophomore forward Toby Harris […]