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Vikings of the Week: Will Nichols (Indoor Track)

Vikings of the Week: Will Nichols (Indoor Track)

Photo by Teddy Kortenhof This week, I had the opportunity to talk with Will Nichols, standout freshman on the indoor track team. Two weeks ago, Nichols shattered the Lawrence record in the indoor 200 meter dash. Last weekend, he was crowned Midwest Conference champion in the triple jump. Looking forwards, Nichols is excited to continue

Vikings of the Week: Evan Cline (Hockey)

Photo by Emei Thompson This week I sat down with freshman hockey standout Evan Cline. Evan had an outstanding breakout season, tying the Lawrence record for season save percentage. Evan is the first Lawrence player to be honored on the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association All-Freshman Team in three years.   Arianna Cohen: Where are you

Vikings of the Week: Brad Mueller (Hockey)

Photo by Emei Thompson   This week I sat down with senior hockey captain Brad Mueller. Brad has been a hockey standout since arriving at Lawrence. Upon finishing his final season as a Viking, Brad reflects on an incredible career with the team.   Arianna Cohen: You scored your first game winning goal in overtime

“It’s On Us” week aims to end sexual assault

Senior Brenna Ori and junior Eryn Blagg educate Lawrentians on consent during lunch. Photo by Emily Midyette   This week marked the Sexual Harassment and Assault Resources and Education (SHARE) committee’s “It’s On Us” campaign. Started by the Obama administration in 2014, the campaign asks people to pledge that they will no longer be a

Vikings of the Week: Ben Peterson (Basketball)

This week I sat down with men’s basketball standout Ben Peterson. Ben has had a terrific season, with several games being the high scorer. As the season comes to a close, Ben reflects on the season as a whole, as well as the Vikings hopeful Midwest Conference Tournament run.   Arianna Cohen: Congratulations on being

Vikings of the Week: Wes Hetcher (Indoor Track)

Photo by Emei Thompson   This week I had the pleasure to talk with senior Wesley Hetcher. Hetcher is a senior pole vaulter on the indoor and outdoor track teams and played football for the Vikings this fall. At the Platteville Invitational, he vaulted 3.41m and over this weekend at the Stevens Point Invitational he

Vikings of the Week: Olivia Hoesley (Basketball)

Photo by Emei Thompson   This week, I sat down with my close friend, junior Olivia Hoesley of the women’s basketball team. Olivia has been a key offensive threat for the Vikings since she arrived freshman year. As the conference season comes to a close, Olivia reflects on her successful junior season, and looks forward

LU Teams of the Week: Lawrence Women’s Swimming

Photo by Emei Thompson   This week I got the pleasure to talk with the Women’s Swim Team captains—seniors Danielle Millin, Rebecca Schachtman and Paige Witter. The swim team recently took the third place in the Private College Championship. During that meet, Millin won the 200-yard backstroke in a time of 2:18.72 and Witter won