Swim and dive places fifth in conference

Donovan Dennis

February 25, 2015

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

The Occidental men’s and women’s swim and dive teams wrapped up a historic season Sunday with the completion of the 2015 SCIAC Swimming and Diving Championships in Whittier, California. Both the men and women placed... Read more »

Tigers fall to Sagehens in home opener

Griff Wynne

February 24, 2015

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports

The Occidental women’s lacrosse team fought to cut into a 9-0 deficit, sinking seven shots during a busy second half, only to fall to Pomona-Pitzer 13-7 Saturday afternoon at Jack Kemp Stadium. The game was the second... Read more »

Rising Stars – Week of February 24th

Daphne Auza

February 24, 2015

Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Track & Field

Taylor WaltonCompared to many of his teammates, Taylor Walton (first-year) is relatively new to track and field. The six-foot-five high jumper had been playing just basketball for most of his life until his English... Read more »

Players of the Week – February 24th

Hoku Krueger

February 24, 2015

Filed under Players Of The Week, Sports, Swimming & Diving

Emily WatkinsEmily Watkins (senior) finished second overall in a tight race on Saturday at the SCIAC Swimming and Diving Championships, touching only 55 hundredths of a second after Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (CMS)... Read more »

Baseball integral to US-Cuba relations

Joe Siegal

February 24, 2015

Filed under Sports, Sports Column

As Major League Baseball training camps opened for Spring Training last week, one of the most promising international free agents in recent memory, 19-year-old Cuban shortstop Yoan Moncada, was in the midst of finalizing a... Read more »

Players of the week

Players of the week

February 17, 2015

Tigers defeat Panthers in SCIAC opener

Daniel Terner

February 17, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Occidental stole a win from Chapman in the first game of their SCIAC season, walking off on a squeeze play executed by Brady Fuller (junior) and Jonathon Wong (senior) Friday afternoon at Anderson Field .The Tigers... Read more »

Rising Stars

Margaret Su and Spencer Donaldson

February 17, 2015

Filed under Sports

Derek Sun:Growing up, catcher and second baseman Derek Sun was told he was too small, and that he was not fast or strong enough to play baseball. Now, he uses those critiques to his advantage."I always... Read more »

Knicks owner sinking iconic franchise

Joe Siegal

February 17, 2015

Filed under Sports, Sports Column

Aside from being the owner of the New York Knicks, New York Rangers and Madison Square Garden, James Dolan plays many roles: he is the CEO of a massive cable company and an amateurish blues band frontman. He is also the single... Read more »