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Seven-game sweep

Armed with brooms, costumed college students are playing a down-to-earth version of Quidditch

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By Amy Farnsworth
Globe Correspondent / March 29, 2008

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AMHERST - Players wearing purple and navy blue capes hopped on brooms and rushed out of tents to a cheering crowd of students and family members, even little kids dressed in wizards hats, who held up signs reading "Chasers, Beaters, and Seekers" and "Remember Cedric Diggory." They were all here yesterday, on the freshman quad at Amherst College, to watch ... (Full article: 1188 words)

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