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Sports organizations prep athletes for real world situations

Marcus Johnson, Sports Editor

December 19, 2014

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Being a part of a sports organization in college is an amazing experience. I can vouch for almost all college athletes with that statement. Working hard on your craft whether its football, baseball, basketball, volleyball or...

Juliana Barros contributes to Park’s chance at Nationals

Lauren Hamilton, Staff Reporter

December 19, 2014

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Being a part of a sports organization in college is an amazing experience. I can vouch for almost all college athletes with that statement. Working hard on your craft whether its football, baseball, basketball, volleyball or...

Professional athletes should be honest, transparent in skills

Marcus Johnson, Sports Editor

November 25, 2014

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Growing up, I thought that wrestling was extremely real. Wrestlers getting hit with chairs, trash cans and ladders across the forehead looked too explicit. No one could tell me that the blood coming from their faces was fake....

Men’s basketball seeks to recover after losses

Peter Apostolopoulos, Staff Reporter

November 25, 2014

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The 2014-15 Park University Men’s Basketball Team is off to a 1-3 record to start its season. The Pirates have had a tough start to the year having faced three top 25 ranked opponents in their first four games. With a...

Volleyball team remains undefeated

Alexandria Phillips, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2014

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Park University Women’s Volleyball has set this season ablaze with an undefeated record of 29-0 and the NAIA No. 2 national ranking. Last season, the Pirates sailed into the national tournament and fell short but you will...

Student athletes should be held to higher standard

Marcus Johnson, Sports Editor

November 7, 2014

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Student athletes are held at a higher standard no matter what sport they play or what institution they attend. But why is that? Why are student athletes viewed through a scope of being more responsible for the actions they...

Student brings figure skating successes to Spirit Squad

Marcus Johnson, Sports Editor

October 29, 2014

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This week’s Athlete of the Week is senior Dani Li, who is an international student from China and leader on the spirit squad. Li majors in international business and has been a member of the spirit squad for three years. Despite...

Royals breathe new life into Kansas City

Marcus Johnson, Sports Editor

October 29, 2014

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The Kansas City Royals are in the World Series for the first time since 1985. They’ve done it. The Royals made history by being the only team ever to win eight straight playoff games. Nearly 30 years of losing seasons,...

Royals break drought, fan deserve to celebrate

Marcus Johnson, Sports Editor

October 14, 2014

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For the past two years, the Kansas City Chiefs have been doing great. Sporting KC is the defending World Champion in soccer. The last time the Royals made the playoffs was 1985, in which they won the World Series in seven games...

Emily Key brings international flair to Park soccer field

Marcus Johnson, Sports Editor

October 14, 2014

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This week’s Athlete of the Week goes to Sophomore Emily Key. This is Key’s second year playing soccer at Park University. Key plays center and midfield and hails from Wolverhampton, England. She is majoring in fitness and...

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