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The PSU Vikings scrimmage during their first practice, in preparation for the Fall season. Photo by Devin Courtright

Vikings football looking for a big 2014

With fall term approaching, Portland State Vikings football is getting ramped up and underway. The Vikings are looking to improve…
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Photo illustration by Devin Courtright

PSU Golf shaping up for another stellar year

Portland State golf returns this fall as the Big Sky champion for the seventh time in 12 years. Last year, for…
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Kasi Clark practicing her bump at the Stott Center. Photo by Devin Courtright

Volleyball hopes to win more championships

Have you ever wondered why one player wears a different colored jersey than the rest of their team in volleyball?…
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With the Lombardi Trophy at the 12 Tour's stop at the Oregon Historical Society. Photo by Matt Rauch

The life of a 12

Raised by a father who grew up in Seattle, I was destined to be a Seahawks fan. I remember going…
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The new Viking Pavilion will feature classrooms, study areas, public event space, and an athletics arena with seating for 6000. Photo by William Elder

Pavilion on the Park Blocks

The stained brick of the Stott Center in the south Park Blocks is preparing to metamorphose into the Viking Pavilion—a…
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Photo courtesy of Steve Brenner/PSU Athletic Department

Loomis, Edison named Preseason All-Big Sky

Just in time for Vikings football to get underway, the Big Sky has announced its 2014 Preseason All-Conference Team. Though…
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Derek Jeter bats against the Orioles in April, 2008. Photo courtesy of Keith Allison through Creative Commons

All-Star Game front for Jeter love-fest

Baseball, more than any American sport, is all about legacy, history and stats. Those attributes make the MLB All-Star game…
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The Portland Timbers, post-match, vs. AIK. Photo courtesy of Ray Terrill through Creative Commons

Soccer doesn’t end with the World Cup

The World Cup has been over for a while now and it may seem like soccer goes with it. 2018…
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Mike Johnston, head coach of the Portland Winterhawks, during the 2014 WHL Playoffs against the Kelowna Rockets.  Photo courtesy of Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze

Johnston leaves Winterhawks

It’s a time of great change for the Portland Winterhawks. In the 2014 National Hockey League draft, four key players…
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Lebron James, playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers against the Washington Wizards. Photo courtesy of Keith Allison through Creative Commons

Going home

In 2010, the world’s best basketball player turned me off from rooting for him or even watching him. I hated…
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Lionel Messi kicking for Barcelona in the FIFA World Cup, 2011. Photo courtesy of Christopher Johnson through Creative Commons

Germany wins in Brazil

The 2014 World Cup came to an end on Sunday, when Germany beat Argentina in extra time 1–0. Argentina and…
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