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Monthly Archives: December 2016

Men’s basketball jumpstarts season 6-0

ALEX KAUFMAN Staff Writer After last year’s North Coast Athletic Conference tournament championship, the Big Red could have started this season going in one of two directions. They could slump back to the middle of the pack, deeming their NCAC [...]

December 6, 2016 Sports

Denison’s club hockey team beats Xavier University

ALEX CAPRARA Photo Editor A small but passionate Denison student section provided energy throughout the Denison club hockey team’s physical and well balanced matchup with Xavier, cheering the Big Red to a 4-1 victory. Action started off quickly in the [...]

December 6, 2016 Sports

Women’s basketball beats school rival Kenyon College

CHLOE SFERRA Sports Editor Preseason can be a difficult time for a team as players figure out the movement of each other.  Although Denison women’s basketball had a rocky start this year, the team took a win from rival Kenyon [...]

December 6, 2016 Sports

Do it ‘till it’s not fun anymore

RYAN STROTHER News Editor Four years ago I got some great advice by a complete stranger at my cousin’s wedding. The groomsman was a rower for Princeton for two years; I was about to be a freshman swimmer at Denison. [...]

December 6, 2016 Sports

Cavs vs Warriors: Who will have a Christmas miracle?

CHLOE SFERRA Sports Editor The setting is a scene out of a movie.  Two incredible basketball teams with two incredible stories.  In another lifetime, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors could have been friendly, but not this lifetime.  [...]

December 6, 2016 Sports

Molly Shanahan ‘90 understands body perception through dance

SAVANNAH DELGROSS Arts & Life Editor Visiting artist Molly Shanahan ‘90 grabbed a chair, flipped it around, sat and looked at the small crowd, which mostly included dance majors or members of the dance team, and said sincerely, “You are [...]

December 6, 2016 Arts and Life