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Women’s rugby team comes together in season opener

Sam Kuhn Senior Sports Writer The women’s rugby team had their first home game this past weekend, playing the University of Findlay on the academic quad on Saturday afternoon. Although the outcome was not the one the Scots were hoping for, they played well given the level of competition and the fact that many players […]

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Cross country produces four top-25 finishes at Otterbein

Anna Hartig Staff Writer The College of Wooster’s Cross Country team competed in Westerville, Oh. at the Otterbein Invitational last Saturday. The women’s team raced a 6,000-meter course that is known to be tough at Otterbein, but in spite of this challenge, they placed seventh in the event. The men’s team raced an 8,000-meter course, […]

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Tennis teams look sharp at conference invitationals

Ashley Ferguson Sports Editor The men’s and women’s tennis teams rallied to a rousing start last Saturday and Sunday, facing off against DIII competitors. The men looked confident at the annual Oberlin Invitational, while the women saw success in Gambier at the Kenyon Invitational. Highlights during the Oberlin tournament came from both young and seasoned […]

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Ultimate Frisbee teams excited for respective seasons

Anna Hartig Staff Writer The Women’s Ultimate Frisbee team, Betty Gone Wild, has started their season out strong as they traveled last weekend to a mixed team tournament. This fall, the team has been practicing three times a week along with playing a combined scrimmage with the men’s team on Fridays. Their current focus at […]

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NFL sends wrong message with domestic violence policy

There is a lot of gray area surrounding the complicated polices and procedures of the NFL, specifically when it comes to players engaging in domestic abuse. An example fresh in everyone’s minds is the recent developments involving Ezekiel Elliott, running back for the Dallas Cowboys. In July of 2016, Elliott was accused of domestic violence […]

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Scots football moves to 2-0

Ashley Ferguson Sports Editor The Black and Gold edged out Allegheny College last Saturday as Wooster took on the Gators in the North Coast Athletic Conference opener in Meadville, Penn. Though Allegheny took the lead at the outset, Wooster’s defense forced a fumble that altered the course of the game and put the Scots ahead […]

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