Archive | January, 2020

Swimming finishes strong in last regular season meet

Ben Blotner Contributing Writer The College of Wooster swimming and diving teams were both victorious on Saturday. In the final dual meet of the season before the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) Championships, the men’s and women’s teams were each able to defeat Baldwin Wallace University on the road. Two impressive swimmers, Josh Gluck ’21 […]

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VOICES FROM THE CROWD “Heat” Take: The Miami Heat are going to the Finals

By David Schulz “James catches, puts up a three! Won’t go, rebound Bosh, back out to Allen, his three-pointer. Bang! Tie game with five seconds remaining ! ” Remember that? Game six of the 2013 NBA finals. It’s time to bring the Heat back there. The Miami Heat are going to the finals this year, […]

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Men’s basketball botches, builds then balls

Matt Olszewski Senior Sports Writer The College of Wooster men’s basketball team, as of Monday Jan. 27, 2020, sits atop the upper half of the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) standings with a record of 14-3 overall and 8-2 in the conference. The Scots faced the Denison Big Red on Wednesday, Jan. 22 in Granville. […]

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Wooster teams place third in Scots Invitational

Angad Singh Sports Editor The College of Wooster men’s and women’s track teams participated in the Fighting Scots Invitational on Jan. 25 at the Scot Center. The Scots put up a strong performance over the weekend with both teams coming in third at the meet. The women put up an impressive performance, with Claudia Partridge […]

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“The Circle” contemplates internet fame

Olivia Proe Features Editor In a world where online image is becoming enmeshed with our offline identity, it’s only appropriate that Netflix release a reality TV competition about social media popularity. “The Circle” attempts to tackle the complex dynamics of internet fame while remaining self-aware of its kitsch, making it a delight to watch. “The […]

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Conclusion to “Star Wars” trilogy falls flat

Colin Tobin Contributing Writer Warning: Spoilers Ahead “Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker,” directed by J.J. Abrams, concludes the current trilogy of films and serves as the grand finale to the Skywalker saga. The discourse surrounding Star Wars radically changed after the release of Episode XIII, “The Last Jedi” in 2017. Fans were […]

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