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Staying cool this summer

Staying cool this summer

Erica Welter, Staff Reporter

June 13, 2019


Filed under News, Sports

Amidst barbecues, crawfish boils, beach adventures and tubing trips, knowing how to keep cool helps ensure everyone has fun and stays safe during the hot summer months. Dr. Ryan Green, assistant professor of athletic training, discussed why it is important to stay hydrated. “Every cell, every...

Getting in shape this summer

Getting in shape this summer

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

June 12, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

With the loss of continuity in students’ schedules over the summer, many can struggle with maintaining healthy habits. Dr. Ryan Green, assistant professor of athletic training, talked about the best way to stay in shape over the summer. “The first step everyone should do is to make a personal...

Temptations of athletes using drugs

Temptations of athletes using drugs

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

March 26, 2019


Filed under Sports

The urge to get ahead of the competition can drive athletes to unintentionally put their health at risk. The National Collegiate Athletic Association created a list of banned drugs for the 2018-2019 season. The classifications of illegal drugs include stimulants, anabolic agents, diuretics and other...