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Sports round-up: What you missed week of April 3

UConn, South Carolina named national champions On Sunday afternoon, the South Carolina Gamecocks were crowned NCAA Champions for the third time under head coach Dawn Staley. Their 87-75 victory came against the Iowa Hawkeyes and superstar guard Caitlin Clark. South Carolina proved to be too much for Iowa thanks in […]

Mets and Yankees looking forward to new start

As March comes to a close, MLB teams are preparing for the beginning of the 2024 regular season. The New York Yankees and New York Mets are the local favorites, and they show a lot of promise coming into the regular season. Let’s take a look at both organizations and […]

Sports round-up: What you missed week of March 6

NFL free agency gets wild With free agency beginning Monday afternoon, the landscape of the NFL has experienced a massive shift. As far as the local New York-based teams are concerned, the New York Giants lost star running back Saquon Barkley to the Philadelphia Eagles and starting safety Xavier McKinney […]

Sports round-up: What you missed week of Feb. 28

Caitlin Clark becomes all-time NCAA leading scorer Two weeks after breaking the NCAAW record for points scored, Iowa women’s basketball superstar Caitlin Clark broke Pete Maravich’s 54-year-old career scoring record. Maravich, who played for Louisiana State University (LSU), scored 3,667 points in his three years at the school. Clark’s record-breaking […]

Column: NBA All-Star Weekend needs improvement

NBA All-Star Weekend has become a shell of its former self. This is an opinion becoming increasingly popular among NBA fans, evident by lessened interest on social media and relatively low ratings for the All-Star game itself. Each event could drastically be improved with changes both large and small to […]