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Nearly one year ago, one city in America was in disarray. One city suffered major injuries and three casualties. Now, one city is rebuilding, even if the emotional toll is unfathomable. On April 15, 2013, the Boston Marathon was underway. With the weather forecast promising sunlight, April 15 seemed like...

Peel back the pages of a dusty, old dictionary and scour them for ‘dog.’ If you’re meticulous in your search, you will discover that ‘dog’ is...

By Giancarlo Santoro, sports writer Game 1 You can forgive the Pacific Lutheran University men’s tennis team for feeling like they had déjà vu this weekend on their Northwest Conference road trip to Oregon schools Pacific and Willamette. The Lutes lost 9-0 against Pacific on Friday, an identical score to the one the Boxers inflicted on PLU in the home opener. PLU...

By Nick Barene, sports writer The Pacific Lutheran University golf teams took to the course this weekend, competing in the Northwest Conference Spring Classic. Both the men and women’s team had top ten finished. The women’s team struggled with strong winds gusting throughout the morning. First-year Desirae Haselwood and junior Paige Henry paced the Lutes, as they...

By Nick Barene, sports writer The Pacific Lutheran University baseball team had a tall task in facing top-ranked Linfield this weekend in McMinnville, Oregon. While the Lutes tried to overcome the Wildcats’ strong pitching performances, Linfield proved to be on top of their game, sweeping the weekend series. Game 1 In the first game, junior Trevor Lubking had a great...

By Giancarlo Santoro, sports writer Game 1 George Fox Friday, April 4, 2014 The Pacific Lutheran University softball team had mixed results in its Northwest Conference road trip to Oregon schools George Fox and Pacific this past weekend. While the Lutes did find success against the George Fox Bruins, Pacific proved to be much stiffer competition. Starting out on the Friday...

By Giancarlo Santoro, Sports Writer The Pacific Lutheran University women’s tennis team spent its spring break winning two and losing two in four...

By Marianne Flakk, Guest Writer The tennis season for the Lutes has already started, and for one of the players, the season is off to a very good start....

By Giancarlo Santoro, Sports Writer Game 1 Four hours, 442 pitches and 15 innings later, the Pacific Lutheran University men’s baseball team fell...

It hasn’t even been two years, but the scent of a national champion is in the air at Pacific Lutheran University. In 2012, the PLU softball team won...