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Monthly Archives: December 2015

DU women victorious in NCAC opening bout

DU women victorious in NCAC opening bout

By Neil Riley Sports Editor This season, forward Jordan Holmes ‘17 has been playing like a Big Red titan among yeowomen.  Her unrelenting rebounding and blocking efforts have been instrumental to the basketball team’s success this season and helped convincingly [...]

December 9, 2015 Sports

Interviews: the bane of sports journalism

By Neil Riley Sports Editor Few would argue that quotes and interviews are to journalism what concrete and mortar are to a house. Logically, it follows that the athlete interview would be crucial to any quality piece of sports writing. [...]

December 9, 2015 Sports

Multi-sport means multi-faceted

By Owen Smith Sports Editor While I may be on the tennis team at Denison, it was not the sport of my “childhood.” My sport of choice was soccer, but I also dabbled in baseball and basketball. My parents always [...]

December 9, 2015 Sports

Big Red men’s basketball split first two conference games

By Rachel Dyl Staff Writer In the first North Coast Athletic Conference game of this season, the Big Red traveled to Greencastle, Ind. on Dec. 2, defeating the DePauw Tigers 80 to 67. Denison never lost the lead, and at [...]

December 9, 2015 Sports

Big Red swim breaks records, defeats Division III rival Emory

By Alex Caprara and Laura Carr Assistant Photo Editor and Editor-in-Chief The Denison Big Red men’s and women’s swim teams have reputations for turning heads, and this past weekend at the Miami University Invitational was no exception. Highlights included 86 [...]

December 9, 2015 Sports

Granville’s annual candlelight tour invites students, residents

By Hannah Kubbins and Rachel Epstein Asst. Arts & Life Editor, Arts & Life Editor Celebrating its 30th anniversary, the Christmas Candlelight Walking Tour in Granville welcomed all to enjoy over 70 performance and activities. Sponsored by the Granville Area [...]

December 9, 2015 Arts and Life