Sports

Why we play: Alex Riccio

By Alex Riccio – 6 months ago

Fall semester sophomore year was supposed to be a new beginning for me. A turbulent first year—both at school and at home—had left me looking to get the new year…

New bill gives MLB free pass on paying overtime

By Myles Olmsted – 6 months ago

Spring is here, and with it, baseball. MLB teams have spent the past month in Florida and Arizona, preparing for the long season, which begins March 29. The new season…

Thoughts from the Editor: An unpredictable Madness

By Mack Liederman – 6 months ago

In just three short weeks, the NBA will commence its first round of playoff basketball. The regular season has been slowly winding down, and so has fans’ interest. It is…

VC baseball players warm up under Californian sun

By Fiona MacLeod – 6 months ago

Last week, to prepare for upcoming Liberty League games, the Vassar College baseball team traveled to California for spring training. Despite going 2-5 on the West Coast, the team performed…

Why We Play – Madison Carroll

By Madison Carroll – 7 months ago

Whenever I am asked to describe myself, the first word that comes to mind is “athlete.” Though I am now a varsity college swimmer, my love of athletics began a little differently: with soccer…

Why not give Formula One a shot?

By Daniel Bonfiglio – 7 months ago

Here in the northeast United States, motorsports are not exactly a priority. Nothing could be more taboo than a gas-guzzling beast, shredding its tires as it goes around a track, polluting the…

Thoughts from Editor: The NCAA is its own greatest enemy

By Mack Liederman – 7 months ago

Weathering the midst of a grueling 2013 season, Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino decided to motivate his team with a challenge. If Louisville won the national championship, the 60-year-old would ink himself…