This was not the opening weekend the Wooster men’s soccer team was hoping for. Coming off the first season in nearly a decade in which the Fighting Scots were unable to finish the year with a winning record, Friday’s and Sunday’s games versus Aurora and Heidelberg were supposed to be the first steps in the direction of vindication. Continue reading Men’s soccer team drops two close ones to Aurora, Heidelberg to kick off 2008 season
Olympians are the world’s best athletes. Even people who don’t typically watch sports tune in every two years to watch both Winter and the Summer Olympics, despite their nationality or where they happen to reside.
The 2008 Olympics took place in Beijing, China. There were 10,500 athletes that were competing in 28 different sports. Continue reading Sara’s Outlook
With a wealth of returning talent at the forward and midfielder positions, it looked like the field hockey team’s success would start with the offense early in the season. However, as the Wooster field hockey team picked up two victories this past weekend, it was the defense that deserved the brunt of the credit. Continue reading Defense rules as field hockey shuts out Centre
Ali Drushal ’09 has arguably set enough records to catch Guinness’s eye. The 2006 and 2007 North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) Libero of the Year already has the set the school record for career digs and last year led all of NCAA Div. III in digs as well. However, for the senior volleyball standout, being an accomplished student athlete runs in the family. Continue reading Despite long family legacy, Ali Drushal sets records, makes own name for herself
The Wooster Fighting Scots cross country team kicked off the 2008 season with the annual Wooster Invitational. The Scots hosted the event this past friday at the L.C. Boles Memorial Golf Course.
Four schools, Kenyon College, Edinboro University, Hiram College and Lake Erie College, were invited to the Wooster Invitational. For the women’s teams, Kenyon led the way with 32 points, while Edinboro came in second with 37. Continue reading Men’s and women’s cross country teams take third at Wooster Invite
Roosevelt versus Hoover. Kennedy versus Nixon. Bush versus Gore. Few presidential races in American history inspire the same kind of radically different images and ideals as the current election.
Sen. John McCain, a white 72-year-old former Navy pilot and war veteran visually and personally has very different characteristics to offer than 46-year-old black Harvard graduate and former community organizer, Sen. Barack Obama. Continue reading Elephant and donkey throw down