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Student-athletes find motivation

Student-athletes find motivation

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2019

For student-athletes, their day-to-day motivation to pursue their sport derives from family members, teammates and the love of their sport. Clarissa Smith, a senior distance runner, started preparing for the collegiate level during her sophomore year of high school. Smith explained that during...

Senior student-athletes gaining and leaving a family

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

November 19, 2018

Senior student-athletes prepare to leave their Lion family as they enter their last season. According to Kyla Williams, a senior forward on the women’s basketball team, her time as a Lady Lion has helped her grow. “With each year leading up to my senior year, I have learned so much not only...