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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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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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Men’s and women’s golf teams impress, Wu finishes first

Ben Blotner Sports Editor with 164 strokes each. She beat out 31 fellow competitors for the top spot. “I’m proud of our first-years for playing so well so early on in their collegiate careers,” said Roney. “Tongtong set a great foot forward by winning the entire tournament, which put us in good standing. I’m excited […]

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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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Fighting Scots surge to decisive victory in opening game

Ben Blotner Sports Editor The Wooster Fighting Scots football team earned a victory in its season opener against the Bluffton University Beavers, pulling away late for a 45-21 victory on Saturday afternoon. “It was a really great all-around team win,” said Jake Cohen ’20. “It’s a big confidence builder winning our season opener against a […]

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