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Caitlin Clark during Iowas Final Four win over LSU, Cleveland, April 5, 2024.

Breaking iron ceilings to change the sports industry

Skylar Griffin, Sports Editor April 29, 2024

I have always hated the phrase “breaking glass ceilings.” The term “glass” implies that these ceilings are easy to break. Glass can be broken by a stone, or even a fist if you punch hard enough. But...

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Oakland to Las Vegas? Historic A’s franchise potentially on the move

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor April 29, 2023

One of the most storied franchises in Major League Baseball (MLB) history has taken a drastic turn for the worse in the past 20 years, going from a contender to a bottom-of-the-barrel team struggling to...

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UCONN wins 5th NCAA title after one of the most dominant runs in history

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor April 12, 2023

Teams do not often cruise to a championship title, especially when the smallest margin of victory is 13 points, becoming the first team in NCAA tournament history to do so. One of the most dominant runs...

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World Baseball Classic takes over the sports world after record-breaking tournament

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor March 28, 2023

Out of all the storylines that came and went, the World Baseball Classic (WBC) concluded with the greatest ending that anyone could have asked for. Two teammates considered some of the best players in...

The XFL Returns with Entertaining Week One Games

Anthony Zambri-Moran, Contributing Writer February 28, 2023

The XFL returned on Feb. 18-19 with four games kicking off around the country. The return marked three years since the league’s original comeback in 2020 that ended abruptly due to the COVID-19 pandemic....

NMSU basketball coach fired in his first season after hazing allegations

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor February 21, 2023

On Feb. 14, New Mexico State University (NMSU) men’s basketball coach Greg Haier was fired in response to hazing allegations against the team. Players on the team were interviewed by school officials,...

James breaks all-time scoring record, cements legacy as the “King”

Dante Narduzzo, Contributing Writer February 13, 2023

Perspectivr On Feb. 7, LeBron James surpassed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's NBA scoring record, which lasted from 1984-2023. This has been the most anticipated moment of the 2023 NBA season. In the game, James...

The LA Lakers commended LeBron for his record.

The King stands alone, becoming NBA’s all-time points leader

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor February 9, 2023

A record once thought to stand the test of time was broken on Tuesday night when LeBron James became the NBA’s all-time leading scorer. James surpassed former Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers legend...

Previewing Super Bowl LVIII; Number one seeds face off

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor February 9, 2023

The stage for Super Bowl LVII has been set, bringing the Kansas City Chiefs and Philadelphia Eagles to Glendale, Ari. to play for the title. Both teams were the number one seed in their respective conferences...

Harvard women’s hockey coach faces alleged abusive behavior

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor February 7, 2023

Last Friday, the Boston Globe launched an investigation into the allegations of abusive behavior from Harvard University women’s hockey coach Katey Stone. Stone is in her 26th season as head coach of...

Tom Brady went online to reminisce on his career following his retirement from the NFL, Feb. 1, 2023.

The end of an era: Tom Brady retires after 23-year career

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor February 2, 2023

Tom Brady’s illustrious 23-year career came to an end on Wednesday morning, when in a surprising video posted to his Twitter account, he said that “he’s done for good this time.” With a legendary...

Aaron Judge takes a swing, 2017.

Top 10 MLB free agent predictions

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor November 15, 2022

The 2022-2023 Major League Baseball free agent period has officially opened, giving players free rein to sign with whatever team they like. This is a historic free agent class, headlined by some of the...

Houston Wins Second World Series in Six Years

Houston Wins Second World Series in Six Years

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor November 8, 2022

The next dynasty could be forming in Houston with the Astros' second World Series title in six years, defeating the Philadelphia Phillies in six games. Headlined by dominant pitching throughout the playoffs...

The Downfall of New York Baseball

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor November 1, 2022

A season that started off with massive expectations for both New York baseball teams took a drastic turn in the end with heartbreaking playoff eliminations. The New York Yankees and the New York Mets entered...

Should we count inflated home run records?

Christopher Elwell, Sports Editor September 22, 2022

Since its inception, baseball has been a game of long-lasting records. These records have been set and broken countless times throughout the sport's history. The legitimacy of some of these totals has...

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