Speed Skating Makes Rare Appearance on a College Campus

Although speed skating is among the most watched Olympic sports, it hardly has a presence on college campuses. Until this year, that is, thanks to…

Colorado College Men’s Basketball Wins Two Key Games

John Hatch had one of those weekends. The junior forward from Lodi, Wis. scored 29 points in Friday’s game against Centenary College, followed by a…

Call 911: $69 Million Owed

Frisco is ablaze. Call 911. Everything and everyone is on fire. 49ers CEO Jed York has a very unfortunate pipe dream. York has a proclivity…

Women’s Track and Field Warms Up for Big Expectations

On April 5, the Colorado College women’s track and field team kicked off their season at the 2017 Mid-America Region Masters Indoor Championships, just up…

Superbowl LI: Why We Believe in Sports

Sunday’s Super Bowl game, which was without a doubt one of the single greatest sporting events in the history of sports, should serve as a…

Men’s Basketball’s Hot Streak Ends at Home

The Colorado College men’s basketball team toppled from the top of the SCAC rankings after a pair of losses this weekend. Friday night, a Trinity…

CC Roots Run Deep for Ockey

Colorado College is the perfect place to be a Division I athlete while simultaneously having many other aspects to your identity, according to sophomore forward…

Women’s Basketball Drops Weekend Games to SCAC Competition

This past weekend the Colorado College women’s basketball team took a trip to sunny San Antonio, Tex., for a pair of games against conference powerhouses…

Colorado College Men’s Hockey Bags One of Two on the Weekend

For the Colorado College men’s hockey team, last weekend’s match up against North Dakota provided an opportunity to play the defending national champion at home…

Swim and Dive Hosts 19th Annual CC Classic

While everyone else was still relaxing or out on the slopes during the finals days of winter break, Colorado College’s swimming and diving teams were…

The Pieces Start Coming Together for Partee and Men’s Basketball

“We are always faced with challenges, it’s the same as any season,” Partee said. “You just never know what those challenges are going to be.”…

Women’s Basketball Drops Weekend Games

Despite a valiant effort by a women’s basketball team still trying to find their winning touch this season, the Tigers dropped a pair of home…

Men’s Hockey Bested by Western Michigan

The Colorado College men’s hockey team (6-16-2, 2-10-2, National Collegiate Hockey Conference) went head to head with #10 -ranked Western Michigan University (13-6-3, 7-6-1-1 NCHC)…

Shredding the (G)NARP

As a budding reporter, I firmly believe in the power of words. And as a seasoned sports reporter, I consider it my duty to stay…

Women’s Swim and Dive Dominates CSU-Pueblo and Austin College

Written by Daniel Krueger Following three straight losses, the Colorado College women’s swim and dive team finally got it done in the pool on Saturday, defeating…

Considering a Move to Division II

The year was 2009, America was in the midst of a great recession, and close to 80 students sat in a gym stunned. They had…

Between a Jock and a Hard Place

It’s the final week of Block 4and that means it’s about time the sentimentality set in. That’s right, as the clock ticks down, first-years start…

Ben Israel: “Hockey is a Business, but It’s Also My Playtime”

After losing 70 percent of his Achilles tendon and receiving 11 screws in his heel and one plate in his foot, it was unlikely that…

Division I Athletes Cheated Out of Education and Compensation

The American collegiate sports industry is currently valued at $8 billion.  Top college football and basketball programs bring in upwards of $100 million a year…

Junior Hockey Provides a Unique Pre-College Experience for Players

Each and every player on the Colorado College men’s hockey team took at least one year off between high school and college to play Junior…

CC on Wheels: Exploring Skating Subculture

Written by Sophia Skelly Photo above: Overflowing board racks in Worner. Photo by Daniel Sarche My brief stint with skating came to an abrupt halt when I…

Men’s Basketball Team Looks to Juniors Following Slow Start

Photo above: Junior forward John Hatch pulls up for a jump shot against UCCS. Photo by Charlie Lengal Few varsity sports teams at our school have…

From the Bleachers: Examining the Nature of Competition

For the past six weeks, rather than reporting on the cold hard facts of Colorado College athletics, I was gallivanting around Europe in countries where…

Hockey Drops Two Games Over the Break

Written by Daniel Kroeger Photo above: Sophomore forward Tanner Ockey handles the puck along the boards. CC faces off with DU in round one of the battle…

Turkish Battle Canons Advance to Intramural Soccer Championship

What happens when you combine a school that emphasizes the outdoors, an extremely active student body, and a rigorous academic schedule? You get a damn…

Women’s Soccer Gets the Best of Air Force in Season Finale

Above: The women's soccer team finished their season with a 0-2 shutout over Air Force. Photo by Charlie Lengal  The Colorado College women’s soccer team…

Men’s Soccer Finishes Regular Season with 7 Straight Wins

For the third weekend in a row, the Colorado College men’s soccer team sprinted, sweated, and scored in Texas this weekend. With a 1-0 win…

Volleyball Downs Johnson and Wales; Looks to Playoffs

Last Friday, the women’s volleyball team took down Johnson and Wales University to win the final game of the regular season. The team’s three seniors,…