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Profile: Caitlyn Logan

Caitlyn Logan is a freshman on the John Brown University soccer team. Logan made her college debut as goal keeper in the last 45 minutes of the first season women’s soccer game against Mid America Nazarene. A native of Charlotte, NC, Logan played soccer for her high school before coming […]

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Men’s Soccer team kicks off a new season

The men’s soccer team opened their season at Mobile University in Mobile, AL on Aug. 25, losing 2-1. They also lost two more close games against Bethel University and Cumberland.    Brenton Benware, head coach for the men’s soccer team, is beginning his first year at John Brown University and […]

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Cross-country team dashes into season

The cross-country team is dutifully preparing for their upcoming season. Head coach Scott Schochler has high expectations for both the men’s and the women’s teams this year. Schochler said he believes that the men’s team could qualify for nationals this season. “I’m going to put it out there, I honestly […]

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Making sense of the month-long Madness

North Carolina men’s basketball ended the madness by taking the NCAA National Championship title and defeating Gonzaga 71-65. The final game, held in Glendale, Arizona, was highly anticipated after North Carolina’s close loss against Villanova last year and Gonzaga’s chance to compete in the Final Four for the first time […]

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Injuries and weather shorten season

Briefly inhibited by injuries and inclement weather, the tennis team forges ahead. The John Brown University teams went through ups and downs this season with injuries, losses and cancelled and rescheduled matches. While far from perfect, the tennis teams remain positive about the season. Multiple injuries on both the women’s […]

Women’s team goes to Nationals
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Women’s team goes to Nationals

The Golden Eagles women’s basketball team boarded a plane to Billings, Montana, to represent John Brown University in the 2017 NAIA Women’s National Championship on March 13. The last time the women’s basketball team went to nationals was the 2013-14 season. That year, they made it to the final four, […]

NBA censors social media posts
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NBA censors social media posts

The recent social media “Twitter Wars” sparked panic in the upper divisions of the NBA. The NBA commisioner, Mark Tatum, addressed all 30 teams about the issue. Players and teams responded by tweeting sarcastic comments with an overly-polite nature toward each other. After a Twitter battle between the Portland Trailblazers […]

Setting up the perfect student section
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Setting up the perfect student section

The crowd stands and roars its approval as the women’s volleyball team spikes the ball onto the other side of the court. The players pass each other on both sides, moving slots and high-fiving as they line up to start another set. When watching a volleyball game at JBU, here […]

A lesson in supporting soccer
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A lesson in supporting soccer

Last season, the John Brown University women’s soccer team went undefeated in the conference season and went on to nationals. The men’s soccer team placed second and got a bid to go to nationals. Through it all, loyal fans cheered them on to do their best. “Half the battle is […]