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Athletes celebrate

Review of the second annual Malone sports awards   For the second straight year, SAAC, the Student Athletic Advisory Committee, put together a sports awards show for student athletes and their achievements for the year. Corey and Rachel Hunka hosted the event. Jon Zimmerly, senior football player and SAAC representative said, “The Malone sports awards […]

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Not an average thrower

Students transition from linemen to track stars   It is not every day one gets asked to go from being on the offensive or defensive lines of a football team to being asked to throw in the G-MAC championships with just three weeks’ notice. Yet, that is exactly what happened to some of Malone’s football […]

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baseball

Young and promising

Baseball team hopes to find success from young players and experienced leaders   There are a lot of changes happening for the Malone baseball team this season. After graduating 12 seniors last year, the team recruited 14 young and talented freshmen for the 2017 baseball season. Some may look at this and be worried, but […]

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Make a difference with Make-a-Wish

SAAC raises funds in competition with other G-MAC schools   This year the Malone University SAAC is asking students to participate in donating money to the Make-a-Wish foundation. There are many reasons why the Make-a-Wish foundation is something that the SAAC is supporting. “SAAC stands for the Student Athlete Advisory Committee, and it’s an organization […]

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March Madness creates community

Crazy endings breed a great time for all   When Villanova’s Kris Jenkins’ shot went up in the air at the end of the NCAA Division I men’s basketball national championship, time stood still for a moment. Basketball fans around the nation watched the University of North Carolina’s hopes of winning a national title disappear […]

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Weekend of hope

Conference championships on the line   Preparation is underway for G-MAC (Great Midwest Athletic Conference) conference championships. Men’s and women’s basketball will compete for a conference title March 2-4, and the indoor track and field teams compete Feb. 25.  After strong regular season performances from each program, athletes are ready to face the tournament. “This […]

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Intramurals

Intramural interests

Program changers schedule to increase participation   In past years intramural sports have been rather limited during the second semester at Malone. Students could either catch the end of volleyball or basketball after it. Students who look forward to intramurals are left with few opportunities to participate as the school year winds down to a […]

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Embrace the waves

Swimmers balance individual and team dynamics   Swimming challenges its athletes and demands extensive effort. It is often overlooked during the winter season for other winter sports in terms of attendance and attention. Many people are unaware of the taxing season swimmers undergo from September to March. While spectators watch the sport from above the […]

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Rolling to victory

Women’s basketball embraces win streak After a slow 3-4 start, the women’s basketball team is doing something that has not been done in a long time. Rick Tice, head coach, said the rough beginning was due to the high number of freshman and transferes on the team. Once the players settled in to Malone basketball, […]

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Football adds more wins

  Rebuilding season brings hope to program The Malone football team experienced an exciting season, finishing with three more wins than in the previous year. Fred Thomas, new football head coach, opened the season with a win over Taylor University that gave the team a confidence that carried them through the season. Thomas was excited after the […]

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