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Track and field comes to JBU

Athletics Director Robyn Daugherty announced that John Brown University Athletics would be partnering with the Siloam Springs School District to renovate the track by the Siloam Springs Middle School. With the renovation announcement, JBU Athletics announced the launching of its NAIA men’s and women’s intercollegiate track and field program. JBU […]

She shoots, she scores; but no one is watching
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She shoots, she scores; but no one is watching

As the John Brown University Lady Eagles basketball players tie their shoe laces, wipe sweat off their brows, practice shooting three-pointers and continue building team chemistry and charisma during the final few weeks of their pre-season practices, they know they will be missing one thing when their season begins. They […]

FBI investigates NCAA basketball
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FBI investigates NCAA basketball

Yahoo Sports published a report citing colleges that have allegedly used bribery to recruit players.  Earlier this year, Louisville’s head basketball coach was fired for similar reasons. The FBI’s investigation into colleges in the NCAA lead Louisville to fire their coach, Rick Pitino, and several other teams to evaluate their […]

Paige Kula – Player Profile
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Paige Kula – Player Profile

Paige Kula is one of the newest members of the women’s soccer team. Kula is from Highlands Ranch, Colorado and went to Valor Christian High School. Kula played soccer for Valor Christian and for REAL Colorado, a club team. “I chose JBU because of Kathleen,” Kula said. “She is an […]

Figure skater breaks Olympic barriers
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Figure skater breaks Olympic barriers

As he skated timidly onto the ice during his last skate of the Olympics, 28-year-old Adam Rippon flashed a bright smile at the judges, took a deep breath and readied himself for what he described as one of the greatest moments of his life. Rippon is the first openly gay […]

Taylor Glover
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Taylor Glover

Taylor Glover is a new member of John Brown University’s women’s volleyball team. Glover came to JBU from Grapevine, Texas where she played volleyball at a small, private high school. “When I was a junior in high school going through the volleyball recruitment process, I had a big tournament where […]