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You will survive LBSU sports

You will survive LBSU sports

August 20, 2015

Men's Basketball The men’s basketball team at LBSU is the crowned jewel of the school’s athletic program for a good reason. Since LBSU lacks a football team, basketball is only rivaled by the Dirtbags – the ...

Tom Brady finally suspended, Belichick should join him

Tom Brady finally suspended, Belichick should join him

Kayce Contatore, Assistant Sports Editor

August 5, 2015

Filed under Commentary, Sports, Today

Six months ago, Tom Brady lifted his record-tying fourth super bowl trophy on a night in which he should have never been allowed to put on a Patriots uniform and touch a single football. It’s been...

The Mexican National Team wins pointless CONCACAF Gold Cup again

The Mexican National Team wins pointless CONCACAF Gold Cup again

July 31, 2015

The Mexican national soccer team beat Jamaica 3-1 in the Gold Cup final on Sunday to lift a record tenth CONCACAF regional tournament trophy that no one, not even Mexico, cares about. Not Mexico, not...

What’s in a name? For D.C. football, nothing good

Greg Diaz, Editor-in-chief

July 31, 2015

Filed under Columns, Commentary, Opinions, Sports, Today

Remember your high school yearbook; among the messages of “keep in touch” or “stay cool,” there’s usually one person that wrote “don't ever change.” That is really not the person that you should be listening to. Change is progress and it’s often inevitable. As each year progresses, it seems that more people are lining up to tell the Washington Redskins that they need to change their name. The latest would...

Serena Williams dominates professional tennis

Serena Williams dominates professional tennis

July 23, 2015

Serena Williams is one of the greatest, if not the greatest, female athlete in sports. Her professional tennis career has been dominant and transcending to say the least, but unfortunately the world is...

L.A. Angels faltering off the field

L.A. Angels faltering off the field

Josh Barajas, Sports Editor

July 11, 2015

Filed under Commentary, Sports, Today

The Angels are currently playing their best baseball of the season; they are on a four game win streak, have won eight of the last nine and have two starters in the 2015 MLB All-Star Game. The Angels...

Women’s World Cup highlights gender gap issues in sports

Women’s World Cup highlights gender gap issues in sports

July 11, 2015

The U.S. Women’s World Cup team just became stars. In addition to the team winning the cup in dominating fashion, the final game became the most viewed soccer game in the history of American television,...

Kansas City, greedy Kansas City: Royals attempts to rig All-star Game will backfire

Kansas City, greedy Kansas City: Royals attempts to rig All-star Game will backfire

July 5, 2015

Kansas City thought it could outsmart a flawed system of voting for the MLB All-Star Game this year without any ramifications. They thought wrong. When those four, five or, god forbid, six Royals step...