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Men’s basketball play in championship tourney

Grant Malone, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2015

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After having their five-game win streak snapped in an overtime loss by Williams Woods University, the Park University men’s basketball team responded in their game with Benedictine-Springfield Feb. 26 in the Beckon Sports Center. The...

Planning leads to best outcome once playing days are done

Marcus Johnson, Sports Editor

February 20, 2015

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When college athletes are drafted by a professional franchise team, the public might think that their whole life is going to change. Millions of dollars are awarded to the best of the best and the not so great players even...

Freshman Diamond Norris brings skill to track team

Halie Wilsey, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2015

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  Park University Athlete of the Week is freshman and track athlete Diamond Mobsy-Norris. Norris keeps busy with all her events in track, including the shot put, discus, hammer, weight throw and javelin. Though a freshman,...

Softball prepares for 2015 season with new players

Peter Apostolopoulos, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2015

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  The 2015 Park University Woman’s Softball team is looking to build off their 37-win campaign in 2014. With a returning roster containing two members of the AMC All-Conference first team and two honorably mentioned...

Talking to media good idea for athletes to get used to

Marcus Johnson, Sports Editor

February 9, 2015

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  Super Bowl XILX took place this past weekend. The match up was between the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots. Unfortunately I won’t be explaining the football game. Instead, I will be discussing the situation...

Baseball to kick off spring with new players

Christina Runyon, Associate Editor

February 9, 2015

Filed under Sports

On Friday, Feb. 13, Park’s baseball team will kick off their season in Dallas, Texas, during the Dallas Christian Round Robin tournament. During this time, more than 15 athletes will make their first appearance as Pirates.  Last season...

Men’s volleyball starts season off with strong wins

Peter Apostolopoulos, Staff Reporter

February 9, 2015

Filed under Sports

The Park University Men’s Volleyball Team began its season looking to defend their NAIA national championship from last year. With a talented crop of new comers, along with group of veterans with championship experience, the...

Women’s volleyball wins NAIA championship

Sarah Stout, Opinion Editor

January 23, 2015

Filed under Sports

Park University’s Women’s Volleyball team stands as the undefeated NAIA Champions for the first time in the school’s history. The last game of the season, Park’s Pirates played against the National Association of Intercollegiate...

Pros deserve short leash for words, actions out of game

Marcus Johnson, Sports Editor

January 23, 2015

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I find it quite astonishing that professional athletes have a very short leash when dealing with the public eye. One minor mistake could cause your whole reputation to fall in the negative of their fans or others that dislike...

New Park Running club on track for success

Peter Apostolopoulos, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2015

Filed under Sports

The inaugural year of Park’s new club is set to begin connecting current and past Park students, faculty and staff through their love of running. The concept for the Park University Running Club was organized last year by...

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