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Vikings of the Week: Olivia Hoesley (Basketball)

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

LU Teams of the Week: Lawrence Men’s Swimming

Photo by Emei Thompson   This week I interviewed one of the men’s swim captains, junior Travis Charlow. Last week, the Men’s Swim Team was named Scholar All-American by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America for their combined 3.01 GPA. Arianna Cohen: Both the Men’s and Women’s Swim Teams were just named

Vikings of the Week: Leah Reeves (Basketball)

Photo by Emei Thompson This week I had the pleasure of speaking with the women’s basketball standout, sophomore Leah Reeves. Reeves has made the transition this year into a very big role for the team, being one of the main leading scorers for the squad. In a tough conference schedule, Reeves looks forward to the

Vikings of the Term: Josh Janusiak (Cross Country)

Today I had the pleasure to talk with Joshua Janusiak. Josh, a sophomore, has continued his dominant cross country season with a first place finish in the Midwest Conference Championships. Josh flew through the 8,000-meter course in 25:42, beating the next closest runner by 27 seconds. Josh’s time was eighth-fastest in Lawrence history. Lawrence as

Vikings of the Week: Paige Witter (Swimming)

Photo by Emei Thompson This week I had the pleasure of sitting down with swimming standout and senior captain Paige Witter. Witter was recently named Midwest Conference Swimmer of the Week. She was among the top finishers at the All-Wisconsin Showcase. Witter grabbed 10th place in the 200-yard butterfly, took 19th in the 100-yard butterfly,

Vikings of the Week: Cyra Bammer (Volleyball)

Photo by Emei Thompson This week I sat down with my teammate Cyra Bammer. Cyra, a junior, has received her second Midwest Conference Player of the Week accolade in two consecutive weeks. Recently, Cyra reached a milestone and was the ninth player in Lawrence history to record over 1,000 digs. Cyra is looking forward to

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