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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...

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...

By Tyler Scott, PLU Athletics PARKLAND – Pacific Lutheran clinched a top-three Northwest Conference spot and its first double-digit win season since...

By John Tveter, Sports Writer The Lutes hosted the Pacific University Boxers on a blustery fall day this past Saturday, winning 3-0. After senior Derek...

By Giancarlo Santoro, Guest Writer After serving in the United States Army for more than nine years, first-year Jeremy Dornbusch has had to contend with a different kind of battle in his first year at Pacific Lutheran University. First-year Jeremy Dornbusch not only plays soccer, but he also played football while in high school. His 63-yard field goal set the record for...

By John Tveter, Sports Writer Every successful soccer team has a goal keeper that it can count on, and for the Lutes that player is Joe Rayburn. Rayburn,...