Category Archives: Sports

Articles about sports and sport-like entertainment.

Southwestern Tennis Doing Excellent

At Southwestern University, there is no sport like Team Tennis. Continue reading

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Bad Behaviour Yields Big Bucks

Let’s be honest, unsportsmanlike conduct is a cash cow. Guilty pleasure? Yes, please. Continue reading

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Volleyball Ready for 2009 Season

The Southwestern women’s volleyball team has soared over the net and into the 2009 volleyball season as smoothly as one of sophomore Lindsay Thompson’s powerful serves. Continue reading

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Soccer Team Kicks of Season With Victories

It’s soccer season at Southwestern. With several victories already under their belts, both the men and women’s soccer teams are starting off their 2009 seasons very impressively. Continue reading

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A Look at the Last Days of Lacrosse Club

This year marked history this weekend, after a long 25 years, the Southwestern Men’s Lacrosse Club stepped on their home field for the last time. The club will be replaced in the fall by an NCAA team, the first in the state of Texas. Continue reading

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New Softball Team Has Many Successess

This year marked history in the making as Southwestern University embarked on its first ever season of softball in the school’s 150 years of athletic competition. Continue reading

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The 2009 Anchor Awards are Rewarded

Each year the Student Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC) presents the Southwestern Athletics Pirate Anchor Award to one male and female athlete who best display the traits that embody the spirit of the Southwestern community as decided by a student vote. Continue reading

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Farewell, Sports Section

It is my duty to inform you with the saddest of hearts that your beloved Megaphone will no longer be able to provide you with updates about the going-ons in the Southwestern sports world. Continue reading

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How Boys Basketball Finished in the SCAC Tournament

How Pirates men basketball had “their greatest weekend ever”. Continue reading

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Fake Off: SU Dropping Studies For Sports?

This is satire and does not express real life in any way. – Web Editor Point: Written by Andrew Dornon Dear readers: as many of you probably know, El Presidente, Jake Schrum, recently sent out an email to the student … Continue reading

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SU Swim Team Breaks Records At SCAC Meet

Written by Kendra Lancaster The Southwestern swim team ended their season this past weekend at the SCAC Championship meet. The women’s team ended up in sixth place in conference with a total of 386 points and the men ranked eighth … Continue reading

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Role Models Does Not Live Up To The Name

Written by Kendra Lancaster By now, everyone knows about the Michael Phelps controversy. Not too long ago, a photo was released to the media of him smoking, what many believe, is marijuana. This has not been the first time Phelps … Continue reading

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