Finding Success Off the Field

La'Darius Dunn, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

  Going into the season, every team has their on expectations of the season. Even if it is to grow stronger as a team or to win a certain amount of games. This particular football season was looked at as the development season because the KWC football team has a lot of young athletes that can...

Class, Practice, Work, Repeat

Bailey Woodall, Staff Writer

October 20, 2019

Most people don’t realize what being a college athlete is really like. They see us as students who are getting money to play our sport. That money goes towards the cost of school. It doesn’t go towards everyday living. We can’t swipe our debit card and it come out of our scholarship money. We still...

The Competitive World of E-Sports

October 20, 2019

Electronic Sports is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. However, many don't find it to be a legitimate sport. Pressing buttons can't really compare to any physical enduring sport but should that disqualify it from being a respected sport. I don’t believe it should, E-sports hosts many...

Paws Up for Panther Football

Corey Johnson, Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

Saturday September 8, 2019, the Kentucky Wesleyan’s football program opened their 2019-2020 season against Concordia Ann Harbor. Craig Yeast, and his new coaching staff started their new era of KWC football. There was quite a bit change of the atmosphere at Steele Stadium, the Panthers changed their...

Evansville Otters’ Exhibition Game

Brooke Griffin, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019

On Friday, May 3, 2019, at 6:35 p.m. the Evansville Otters baseball team will host their annual exhibition benefit game. The Otters will be playing against the Southern Illinois Miners. This year they will be donating 100% of their ticket sales to Jacob’s Village, a community designed to assist adults...

NCAA Tournament Recap

Jonah White, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019

After an okay year of not too many upsets and sportscasters talking about Zion Williamson (I lost count after the first game that Duke didn’t even play in), this year of collegiate basketball has officially come to an end. Also, I don’t know about you all out there, but this was the first time I...

Scholar Athletes’ Stress Levels In/Out of Season

Bailey Woodall, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

In high school, being a multiple sport athlete on top of being a student seemed to be awful at the time. There was no time for relaxing or hanging out with friends, unless it was at practice. I never thought I’d look back and say, “Wow, I had it good.” Now, as a sophomore in college, I have two...

Coach Yeast Sets Tone for KWC Football

La'Darius Dunn, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019

The Kentucky Wesleyan Panthers went through three different coaching changes in a span of two years. The football program experienced many ups and downs in the past few years, and many could argue that there were more downs than ups, going three wins and seven losses for the past two years. First, Brent...

Chicago Bears Bear Burden of Missed Opportunities

Andy Santana, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019

Going into the 2018-19 NFL season, the Chicago Bears were project to finish dead last in the NFC North. With teams like the Green Bay Packers, who have Aaron Rodgers, the Minnesota Vikings with their top 10 defense, and the always tough Detroit Lions, the future didn't look bright for the Chicago Bears....

Nike Believes in Kaepernick

Corey Johnson, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018

Nike chose Colin Kaepernick, an NFL quarterback, for one of the faces for their campaign “Just Do It." He is known for the ad, “Believe in something, even it means sacrificing everything," which is a statement of racial injustice. In 2016 during the national anthem, Colin kneeled in protest against...

KWC Football Season Recap

Corey Johnson, Staff Writer

December 7, 2018

With the Panthers finishing their season two weeks ago, falling to the strong Battlers of Alderson Broadus University, KWC struggled throughout the season competing with a young roster. The Panthers finished their season with a 3-7 record, progressing from the 2017 season with winning just one more game....

The Importance of Study Tables

La'Darius Dunn, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

Study tables could either affect your grade positively or negatively. Study tables have been popular for a number of years at colleges all around simply because it is there to help students. Most students and student athletes don’t like being in study tables but this is a way set them up for their...

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