Owls Pay Tribute to Melanie Coleman Column by Sam Tapper — Sport Writer It’s a hard thing to keep moving forward in life when you lose somebody close to you. The process of grieving takes time and is unique to each individual person. After one of the toughest weeks in recent memory for Southern Athletics, the programs are moving forwardRead more
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Club Hockey Honors Young Cancer Survivor Column by Sam Tapper – Sport Writer One of the growing trends in sports today are stories that can be labeled as “feel good stories,” something that reminds us that a sport can be more than just a game. Common examples we see of this are the Make-A-Wish Foundation, ESPN’s ‘My Wish’ hosted byRead more
It’s Time to Pull the Plug on UConn Football Column By Sam Tapper – Sport writer If you’re a football fan in Connecticut, chances are you were having a super bowl-like party on January 1, 2011. As time moves on, the events of that day seem like ancient history – almost an alternate reality. “And here comes Connecticut,” said ESPNRead more
A Week Two Update Across the NE10 Sam Tapper — Sports Writer We’re now two-weeks deep into football season and there is one thing that we can definitely say for sure: there will be no undefeated seasons for anyone in the NE10. So far after two games all around, everyone in the NE10 has at least one loss. With that being said, let’s take a look at what happened across theRead more
The QB’s Just Keep on Running Sam Tapper — Sport Writer As football season is now in full swing at both the collegiate and professional levels, there are a million things to talk about. Most people just want to dissect the Antonio Brown fiasco especially following his signing in New England, but I want to touch on a much broader topic: quarterbacks who run. Historically, the rushing quarterbacks have been just that –Read more