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Track and field teams prep for NCAC Championships at Denison

Aleksi Pelkonen Sports Editor The College of Wooster Track and Field teams competed at the non-scoring Denison Big Red Invitational last weekend in order to prepare for the NCAC Championships on Saturday. Strong performers at the invitational included Austin Hamlett ’20, finishing first in the 400-meter run in 50.84 seconds. Other strong performances came from […]

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Softball team qualifies for postseason

Sam Kuhn Contributing Writer The softball team clinched a spot in the NCAC Tournament with last weekend’s sweep against Ohio Wesleyan University. The Scots faced early deficits in both games en-route to two comebacks that solidified their spot in the playoffs. The Scots record this year, 19-21, 10-6 NCAC, is their best since the 2012 […]

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LeBron is the greatest of all time

When the question is posed of who was the greatest player in a particular sport, most sports have lively debates with a variety of names posted. However, when it comes to the NBA, the debate is often stilted and lazy, the victim of some preordained consensus that Michael Jordan was the best, is the best […]

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Frisbee teams finish up spring play at Division III Regionals

Ashley Ferguson Contributing Writer Wooster’s men’s and women’s ultimate Frisbee teams topped off their spring play last weekend with excellent showings in regional competition that represented one of the program’s most successful seasons yet. RamJam Ultimate gleaned several winning performances at the Ohio Valley Division III College Regional competition in Allentown, Pa. Some upsets at […]

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Media coverage of Isaiah Thomas’ family tragedy is a tragedy

The Boston Celtics were the talk of the East last week after outlasting the Cleveland Cavaliers for the top seed. The team was riding a wave of momentum — that undeniably came crashing to a sudden halt the day before the Celtic’s playoff opener when star guard Isaiah Thomas’ sister was killed in a car […]

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Scots baseball cruises past Kenyon College in doubleheader

Ben Blotner Contributing Writer The College of Wooster’s baseball team dominated the Lords of Kenyon College on Saturday, winning by scores of 15-1 and 18-6 at McCloskey Field. “I think the key for this weekend was the amount of offense we brought to the table,” said Tanner Kaplan ’19. “Our hitters were consistently squaring balls […]

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