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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...

Humankind has seemingly been fascinated by competition for centuries. On the grandest of scales, sports act as a universal language. Participants who have no cultural relation to one another can bond over something as simple as passing a soccer ball or a baseball. People don’t have to understand each other’s native tongue in order to enjoy a sport. Sports bring people...

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 any other spring day. Until 2:49 p.m. With nearly 5,000 runners approaching...

A football locker room is rife with tension. Chairs are being thrown in every direction and angry voices can be heard booming in the nearby hallways. Chaos ensues. This is not an apocalyptic scenario, although the described situation seems like anything but. Now that private universities are one step closer to titling student-athletes as employees because of what several...

Many think participating in football is a death sentence. Think about it: players run full speed on a field trying to knock each other’s brains out of...

LeBron James tumbles to the floor Feb. 20. His nose begins to bleed. Doctors say the apex predator of the NBA is out for at least two weeks, if not longer....

All it took was five minutes. That was all I needed to convince me I might be pursuing the wrong career path. I discovered how enjoyable being a sports broadcaster can be. For the past few years, I have been hiding behind my words by writing a myriad of articles. Now that I am entering my fifth year of journalistic writing, I am beginning to yearn for something different....

The term homosexuality, in all of its various definitions, is not clearly understood. The word is still in its infancy, as our society hasn’t seemed...

By Sam Horn, Sports Editor I wasn’t always enamored with sports. At a young age, I couldn’t stand the thought of getting crunched by a bone-jarring...

The season is over for most of Pacific Lutheran University’s fall sports. With the exception of the Lutes football team, every team has completed its...