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Swimming and diving teams finish in fourth at NCAC

Sam Kuhn Contributing Writer The swimming and diving teams headed to Denison University this past weekend to compete in the NCAC Championships. “We knew going into the meet that we had a chance at fourth place so that was what drove us all meet,” said Conner Gelwicks ’17. Lasting four days, the Scots had notable […]

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Tennis team faces tough competition

Jack Gilio Contributing Writer The Fighting Scots women’s tennis team began their season against Otterbein University last Saturday. The matches were tight, but, unfortunately, the Scots ended up losing 7-2. In singles, the number two and six spots — Joy Li ’20 and Shannon Sertz ’20, both earned a win. Li defeated her opponent in […]

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MLB’s proposed rule to shorten games is just plain stupid

This summer, Major League Baseball (MLB) plans to test out a new rule to try to shorten extra-inning games. In the World Baseball Classic and two low-level rookie leagues, every half-inning after the ninth will now begin with a runner on second base. If the rule change is successful in these games, MLB may look […]

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Track and field take on the All-Ohio Championships

Ashley Ferguson Senior Sports Writer The men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams posted times and jumps from several instrumental athletes last Saturday at the All-Ohio Championships at Otterbein University in Westerville, Oh. Jacob Denbeaux ’19 logged an outstanding podium finish in the mile, running a career-best 4:28.31 (indoor) to place third. Classmate Jack […]

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Wooster students start women’s club rugby team

Ashley Ferguson Senior Sports Writer Three years of high school rugby sparked a passion in Vanessa Ortega-Ramirez ’19. When she got to The College of Wooster, she felt something was missing. The last time The College had a women’s rugby team was over 30 years ago. Last year, as a first-year, Ortega-Ramirez tried to get […]

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Men’s tennis team loses to Findlay, defeats Heidelberg

Ben Blotner Contributing Writer The College of Wooster tennis team opened its spring slate with matches against two different opponents on Saturday, starting in Findlay, Oh. and ending their day in Lexington, Oh. The Fighting Scots lost 7-2 to the University of Findlay, but bounced back with an easy 8-1 victory over Heidelberg University. Jack […]

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