The Lion's Roar

Competing on and off the field

Competing on and off the field

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

April 9, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Breaking the “dumb jock” stereotype requires motivation and commitment for three student-athletes who prove that maintaining a high GPA can be a reality. Noah Vance, a sophomore defensive lineman for the football team, has a 3.0 cumulative GPA. He shared how he maintains his grades. “My whole life h...

A closer look at student-athletes’ superstitions

A closer look at student-athletes’ superstitions

Jennifer Dettwiller, Staff Reporter

August 21, 2018


Filed under Archive, Sports

Superstitions in sports are not unheard of, and players stick to what they know works for their game days. University players from football, baseball and volleyball explained their superstitions leading up to game time. Senior kicker Jonathan Tatum discussed the particular game-day rituals that...