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Flag Football: more than just fun


Intramural sports sometimes get the reputation of being all about fun and not competition. This stereotype couldn’t be more false, especially after this year’s contentious flag football playoffs. “We take it pretty seriously. Obviously we want to go out and have a great time, it’s one of the most fun parts of the fall, but we practice twice a week, we actually care about how we do in games and we organize plays,” said Brass Knuckles captain and junior Eva Davis. The Brass Knuckles has a core group that have stuck together since their first year when their section in Anderson decided to join the IM flag football league. At that point, they were not even familiar with the sport. “We didn’t really know what we were really doing. We ended up looking up all these videos of football and like figuring it out,” said junior Brass Knuckles quarterback Emma Neslund. Since that time, ... (more)

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Ari Lozano '16 sees her teammate for a pass. Photo by Hannah Bashevkin.

National Team Invites Sweets


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Homestand vital for struggling volleyball team


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