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Women's rowing coach Joe Wilhelm unveils the plaque memorializing Jack Grinold / Photo courtesy Brian Bae
Women's rowing coach Joe Wilhelm unveils the plaque memorializing Jack Grinold / Photo courtesy Brian Bae

Jack Grinold remembered for lifetime of service to Northeastern

Members of the Northeastern University community gathered Wednesday to celebrate the life of former sports information director Jack Grinold, who died in April.

by × September 9, 2017 × 0 comments

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Jack Grinold, who worked as Northeastern's sports information director for 50 years, died April 21. He was 81 years old. / Photo courtesy Matt Houde, Northeastern Athletics
Jack Grinold, who worked as Northeastern's sports information director for 50 years, died April 21. He was 81 years old. / Photo courtesy Matt Houde, Northeastern Athletics

Obituary: Jack Grinold was “the encyclopedia of Northeastern Athletics”

Jack Grinold, 81, who made a home on Huntington Avenue for over half a century as Northeastern University’s sports information director and was recognized both nationally and locally for his pride and dedication to the institution, died April 21 after years of declining health.

by × April 29, 2017 × 1 comment

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Northeastern shines at Foot of the Charles

Northeastern shines at Foot of the Charles

The Northeastern men’s and women’s rowing teams closed out the fall season at The Foot of the Charles last weekend at the Charles River.

by × November 16, 2016 × 4 comments

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Huskies finish middle of the pack at Head of the Charles

Huskies finish middle of the pack at Head of the Charles

By Franco Villanueva, news correspondent The Northeastern University (NU) men’s and women’s rowing teams competed in the Head of the Charles Regatta on Oct. 22. and Oct. 23. The weekend saw harsh winds and relentless rain, but the Huskies pulled through. The men’s team finished 12th among 26 teams, while […]

by × October 27, 2016 × 3 comments

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Men’s rowing closes season with a bang

Men’s rowing closes season with a bang

The Northeastern University (NU) men’s rowing team finished its year in spectacular fashion, winning the varsity eight petite final on the final day of the season at the Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) finals. The victory propelled the team to seventh overall in national rankings.

by × June 8, 2016 × 1 comment

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Men’s rowing heads to nationals

Men’s rowing heads to nationals

For the 49th time in program history, the Northeastern University (NU) men’s rowing team will compete at the Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) national championship starting on June 3.

by × June 1, 2016 × 2 comments

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Huskies fall short of BU in Arlett Cup

Huskies fall short of BU in Arlett Cup

After beating out the University of Pennsylvania (Penn) to claim the Burk Cup on April 2, the Northeastern University (NU) men’s rowing team fell short in the Arlett Cup to Boston University (BU) on April 9.

by × April 14, 2016 × 1 comment

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Rowing beats BU, Harvard at FOCR

Rowing beats BU, Harvard at FOCR

Northeastern University’s men’s rowing team was dominant in the Foot of the Charles Regatta (FOCR) on Nov. 22, winning the varsity four-plus by beating crosstown rivals Harvard University and Boston University (BU).

by × December 3, 2014 × 6 comments

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Men’s rowing places second at San Diego Crew Classic

By Travis Gschrey, News Correspondent  Northeastern’s first and second varsity eight boats continued a successful start to their seasons, with both finishing second in their respective races at this past weekend’s San Diego Crew Classic. Following their 2-1 start to the season in Philadelphia, the first varsity boat made the […]

by × April 10, 2014 × 9 comments

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Men’s rowing excels at historic Henley Regatta

By Chris Judd, News Staff The Northeastern men’s rowing team placed second in the Ladies’ Challenge Plate at the Henley Royal Regatta in London from July 3 to July 7. The Huskies varsity eight became the fourth Northeastern crew to row in the finals of the Henley Regatta, and were […]

by × July 18, 2013 × 1 comment