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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Out of their fathers’ shadows

DYLAN FOREMAN; Sports Editor; foremadf@plu.edu Carson Barnett Sophomore Carson Barnett, a defensive back, is a fanboy. Talking to him about his father, Chad Barnett, Carson knows that his father is undoubtedly one of the...

Colin Kaepernick takes a knee

DYLAN FOREMAN; Sports Editor; foremadf@plu.edu When Dwayne Wade, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul and LeBron James stood on the grand stage at the Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly Awards (ESPYs) this...

PLU legacy finds passion in sports radio

KELSEY LITTLETON; Guest Writer: littlekn@plu.edu The grandson of Pacific Lutheran football coaching legend Frosty Westering has made his own mark on Pacific Lutheran University history as a journalist for Mast Media. Senior Kellen...

Remembering the Beastmode

STEVE MCGRAIN Sports Writer mcgraist@plu.edu On February 7, 2016, Seattle sports lost an icon.  The graceful manner in which he decided to retire from the National Football League could not have been more...

Cam Newton: Great Athlete, Not a Great

DYLAN FORMAN Sports Writer foremadf@plu.edu Leadership is defined by how you act in crisis. It’s not defined after a win. My grandpa Frosty Westering used to say, “How you win a game...

Steve’s Stance: It’s Only A Game, No Need To Die Over It

Editor's Note: The High School player (19) is not dead, just getting up after being hit in a football game.  STEVE MCGRAIN Sports Editor mcgraist@plu.edu The nostalgic thought of “Friday Night Lights” is...

Lutes win the statistical battle, but not on the scoreboard

KELLEN WESTERING Sports Writer westerka@plu.edu It was an alluring day in Spokane, Washington.  The Whitworth Pirates came into this game at 5-0, while the Lutes were on the opposite end of the...

Sark After Dark

CHRISTIAN BOND Sports Writer bondco@plu.edu Everyone deals with stress in different ways. Some find relief in a long conversation with their best friend. Others relax with a video game controller in their...

Steve’s Stance: Lutes Football Mid-Season Grade

STEVE MCGRAIN Sports Editor mcgraist@plu.edu Pacific Lutheran football continues to leave points on the field as they suffer a heartbreaking loss to Willamette, 10-9. The Lutes’ offense was unable to put the ball...
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