All posts tagged "Sports"

  • Bring Midnight Madness

    Growing up an avid college basketball fan, it doesn't take much to get me excited for University of Louisville basketball. However, it takes more than a red and white scrimmage.
    I attended last year's red and white...

    • Posted October 21, 2008
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  • Placement of student section needs direction

    At this point in my life, there is nothing more thrilling than attending a University of Louisville basketball game.
    There is one small problem: the location of the student section.
    I know several schools' student...

    • Posted October 21, 2008
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  • Learning fight song vital

    The familiar sounds of "Fight! U of L" flows from instruments as our marching band plays our fight song. We all stand and clap to the beat, but very routinely, with little passion or excitement. 
    The...

    • Posted October 21, 2008
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  • Red and blue clash at PJCS

    I see it all the time, yet it never gets old. I walk to my seats at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium and look around, only to find colors of another team sitting next to me.
    And these...

    • Posted October 21, 2008
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  • Ticket lottery must be eliminated

    Each year the student season ticket distribution process seems to get worse and worse.
    The last two years, the Student Government Association used a lottery system where students who wanted season tickets came out to an athletic...

    • Posted October 21, 2008
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  • Defense lifts Cardinals to comeback win over Middle Tennessee

    Last September, Louisville and Middle Tennessee State combined for 1,284 total yards of offense in a 58-44 victory for the Cardinals. Since then, a lot has changed, particularly on the defensive side of the ball.

    Louisville's new defensive...

    • Posted October 19, 2008
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  • Cards-Tigers renew football rivalry

    If  University of Louisville or Memphis fans were asked what it means to rekindle their highly competitive rivalry, most would undoubtedly remember the many battles that took place on the hardwood.
    But for the die-hard fans, some...

    • Posted October 6, 2008
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  • Renaissance Woman

    It's not too often students get to experience an athlete show off their skills in two varsity sports.
    University of Louisville freshman Gwen Rucker, however, is a dual-sport athlete as a middle hitter for the volleyball team...

    • Posted October 6, 2008
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  • Hometown hero, Jimmy Crick, plays for school and city pride

    University of Louisville freshman midfielder Jimmy Crick used to cheer the Cardinals men's soccer team on to victory when he was younger.
    Now, Crick plays significant minutes on the team he was a fan of as a...

    • Posted October 6, 2008
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  • Column: Grabbing the Tigers by the tail

    There is something about rivalries that really gets me going.
    You know what I'm talking about. Those teams that when they come into Papa John's Cardinal Stadium, it doesn't matter what the record of the two teams...

    • Posted October 6, 2008
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