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With each passing minute, I have relished my position as sports editor of The Mooring Mast. The opportunities to write an array of articles and gain experience in doing so has been critical to my understanding of how to be successful in the sports media industry. It has been incredible to see every sports...

By Zach Wittstruck, Guest Writer Innovative experiences are on the horizon for the student body of Pacific Lutheran University. For the first time ever,...

By Austin Hilliker, Guest Writer The Pacific Lutheran University men’s golf team took home a nice piece of hardware this weekend, claiming its first Northwest Conference Championship since 2001 at the Oregon Golf Association Course in Woodburn, Oregon. Throughout the two-day tournament, the Lutes built up a commanding 10-stroke lead over their fellow conference foes...

By Giancarlo Santoro, Sports Writer The Lutes women’s rowing team claimed top five finishes in every event against a number of schools from Washington, Oregon and California this past weekend. Lake Natoma in Folsom, California hosted the two-day Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships. The Pacific Lutheran University Novice 4 squad beat out Portland...

By Austin Hilliker, Guest Writer This past weekend, the Pacific Lutheran women’s golf team took fourth overall in the two-day conference tournament at the Oregon Golf Association Course in Woodburn, Oregon. With a combined team score of 692 over the weekend, the women gathered up a solid two days of quality golf. During the first day of the tournament, the Lutes shot...

The dust settles as Lewis & Clark’s Andrew Taver trots up to the plate. The batter’s box had been frequented by five previous batters in the fourth inning, so the umpire is busy shining home plate to perfection. Eyes locked on his opponent, junior Trevor Lubking prepares to hurl a fastball past Taver. Lubking knows he has to throw a strikeout with the bases loaded...

By Giancarlo Santoro, Sports Writer While the Pacific Lutheran University track and field teams put forth a valiant effort at the Northwest Conference Championships this past weekend, results on the men and women’s sides were mixed. With the championships held at University of Puget Sound’s Baker Stadium in Tacoma, some of the best athletes in the NWC competed...

By Nick Barene, Sports Writer The Lutes baseball team swept visiting Pacific University in a three-game series this weekend, winning 3-1, 1-0 and 8-2. In the first game of the weekend, the Lutes pulled out a 3-1 victory. Pitcher Trevor Lubking, a junior, was dominant once again, this time pitching a complete game. In his nine innings of work, Lubking gave up just one run...

By Austin Hilliker, Guest Writer This past weekend, the Pacific Lutheran men’s tennis team fell to conference foes George Fox and Lewis & Clark at...

By Nick Barene, Sports Writer The NCAA announced this week that it no longer considers marijuana a performance-enhancing drug and has reduced the suspension...