Women’s Basketball Off to an Enthusiastic Start

By ZACK GLOSSER The Colorado College Women’s Basketball team has started the season off energetic and motivated. They are currently 2-7, but that has not…

Conversations by (Menorah) Candlelight: What Do You Want This Holiday Season?

By SAM MATHAI As we begin ramping up for the coffee-fueled, soul-decimating, academic hellscape that is fourth week, I thought we might take a second…

Jumping in the Deep End: Q&A with Sophomore Diver Riley Wadehra

Interview by BEN HALL Riley Wadehra is a sophomore diver on the CC Women’s Swim and Dive team. Riley has already qualified for the NCAA…

Head Coach Anne James: The Secret Weapon of CC Swim and Dive

By CLAIRE TOBIN While competitive swimming is daunting, coaching an entire swim team takes intense drive and passion for the sport. Few individuals are cut…

CC Tigers Succeed in Golden Pan Weekend

By MICHAEL GORMAN In a huge weekend against the nation’s top team, our CC Tigers tied twice against their fierce rivals, the Denver Pioneers. Game…

Conversations by Candlelight: An Intimate Talk with Dean Edmonds

By SAM MATHAI Every week, senior Sam Mathai sits down with a new member of the CC community, bringing a student athlete’s perspective to the…

Q&A with Athletic Trainer and Rehabilitator Katie Lynch

Interview by BEN HALL Katie Lynch is in her inaugural year of Colorado College’s athletic training team, serving as coordinator of rehabilitation services. Lynch is…

Men’s Hockey Gears Up for One of the Season’s Biggest Weekends

By MICHAEL GORMAN The Tigers, sitting at 7-7 after two losses to St. Cloud State, have had several weeks since their last game on Nov.…

Meet Caroline James: Women’s Tennis Rising Star

By CLAIRE TOBIN Aerodynamic balls hurtling towards you as fast as a car, running on baking hot asphalt, and being under intense scrutiny are all…

Schulman Takes the Lead: CC Men’s Club Soccer Prepares for Inaugural Season

By ZACK GLOSSER Junior Zac Schulman came to Colorado College three years ago with a love for soccer, but he quickly discovered that he desired…

Conversations by Candlelight: Mind-Blowing Dinner Talks at Baca

By SAM MATHAI I would like to lead off by saying that I am currently writing from Baca, where my molecular biology capstone course is…

Q&A with Sophomore Basketball Player and Honey Mustard Enthusiast CooXooEii Black

CooXooEii Black is a sophomore starting forward on the CC men’s basketball team. The Wyoming native currently leads the team in blocks and is second…

Chlorine: The Breakfast of Champions

By CLAIRE TOBIN Competitive swimming is one of the most physically and mentally taxing sports. According to Dr. Anthony Bull, professor of human biology and…

Conversations by Candlelight: The Professor’s Perspective

By SAM MATHAI There is much to be said about the difference between student athletes and their solely student counterparts in the classroom. Athletes are…

Get to Know Men’s XC SCAC Champion Max Blackburn

By BEN HALL Max Blackburn is a sophomore on the men’s cross country team. This past weekend, Blackburn was crowned conference champion at the SCAC…

Swimmer Justina Zuckerman Speeds Up Her Senior Year

By CLAIRE TOBIN One might expect the hardest part of competitive swimming to be the two-hour morning practices or the feeling of getting water-boarded after…

CC Tigers Dominating the Volleyball Season

Our #1 ranked Tigers concluded their regular season with a thriller on Saturday against Trinity University, making a comeback after a two-set deficit and being…

Men’s Soccer Heading Strong into the Conference Tournament

By ZACK GLOSSER The Colorado College men’s soccer team embarked on a trip to Texas this past weekend for two big games. The first was…

Conversations by Candlelight: Athletes Graduating from Meal Plan

By SAM MATHAI There are many differences between freshmen and seniors. Seniors are objectively funnier, and the existential dread of existence looms much larger over…

Q&A with Senior Basketball Stud John Hatch

Interview by BEN HALL John Hatch is a fourth-year member of the Colorado College men’s basketball team from Lodi, Wisconsin. Hatch was named First Team…

Women’s Basketball Season Begins: Get to Know Evan Underbrink

By CLAIRE TOBIN Evan Underbrink, a sophomore from Austin, Texas, admits that while the women’s basketball team looks badass on the court, they’re really just…

The Privilege of Moving on: Racism Still Alive in Sports

A Letter from the Editor By SAMANTHA GILBERT & MICHAEL GORMAN As the MLB season comes to a close and the NBA season starts up,…

Men’s Soccer Keeps Momentum Alive

By ZACK GLOSSER The Tigers finished off fourth week with two big games, simultaneously preparing for their conference tournament. Unfortunately, four key players are currently…

26 wins, 1 loss, and 78 Jimmy Buffett Concerts: Q&A with Volleyball Coach Rick Swan

By BEN HALL Coach Rick Swan has led the CC women’s volleyball team to a 26-1 record and undefeated conference title in his 20th season…

Conversations by Candlelight: Bless the Student Trainers

By SAM MATHAI Every week, senior Sam Mathai sits down with a new CC athlete, coach, or trainer and gets intimate about athletics. Behind every…

Meet Lauren Milliet: #2 on the Roster, #1 on the Field

By CLAIRE TOBIN With lightning-fast feet and a competitive spirit, Lauren Milliet is a star on the women’s soccer team. According to her coaches, “Lauren…

Conversations by Candlelight: The End of an Era

By SAM MATHAI Every week, senior Sam Mathai sits down with a new CC athlete, coach, or trainer and gets intimate about athletics. The multi-colored…

Fundamentals with a Little Spice: Q&A with Sophomore Tennis Player Noah Forman

By BEN HALL Noah Forman is a Sophomore member of the CC men’s tennis team. Last year, Forman was awarded a spot on the All-SCAC…