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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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Progidal Son: Lebron James preparing a free throw against the Atlanta Hawks in 2013. This year, James will return to his home city of Cleveland and the Cavaliers. Photo courtesy of Mark Runyon | BasketballSchedule.net through Creative Commons

NBA free agency roundup

Arguably the most anticipated NBA offseason of all time is upon us and has far from disappointed. LeBron James and…
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Kyle Loomis kicks for the PSU Vikings. Photo courtesy of Larry Lawson/PSU Athletic Department

PSU punter selected as a Preseason All-American

Kyle Loomis has always had a talent for kicking, but it wasn’t until he was in the eighth grade that…
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CeCelia Jackson running for Portland State against the University of Oregon. Photo courtesy of Larry Lawson/PSU Athletic Department

Vikings runners headed back to Eugene

The cream of the crop of American junior track athletes gathered in Eugene to fight for the opportunity to represent…
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