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When the Pacific Lutheran University Women’s soccer team tied the NCAA record for most ties in a season in 2012, many of the players and coaching staff, surprisingly enough, saw it as an improvement. Seven ties overall and a sixth place finish in Northwest Conference is nothing to write home about,...

By Deborah Cabanos, Guest Writer Game 1 The sun graced East Field last Saturday as the Pacific Lutheran University and Lewis & Clark College women’s...

It seems in sports, that all the attention goes to the head coach of the team. They are, after all, supposed to be the brains of the operation, which...

The sun graced East Field last Saturday as the Pacific Lutheran and Lewis & Clark women’s soccer teams battled it out during a high paced game. The game went into a double overtime with PLU winning 2-1. It was the fifth straight time these two teams have gone to overtime starting since 2012.  Jumping into action, the game started out fast with Emily Thompson...

By Giancarlo Santoro, Sports Writer There are officially less than 50 days until the opening game of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil this summer, but it’s not yet clear which team is going to bring the world’s biggest sporting prize back to its home country. Just because everyone is secretly thinking it, I have to get it out in the open — it won’t be...

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 Pacific Lutheran University junior Justin Manao earned himself a special kind of hat during his first year as a student over two years ago, but it isn’t the kind you would find in your fathers closet. Manao earned his first “cap” back on November 22, 2011 by making his international debut over 5000 miles away for the American...

Sometimes all it takes is one moment to understand your true calling in life. When Pacific Lutheran University alum Andrew Croft was in Uganda in 2012,...

By Giancarlo Santoro, Sports Writer The only logical outcome when a $60-million man teams up with a $47-million man is to buy a sports team. Mind you,...

By Nick Barene, Sports Writer Forward Derek Johnson, a senior, scored the golden goal in overtime to propel the Lutes to a 3-2 win Saturday over the visiting...