Sports

Behind the Scenes: How Davidson Athletes Travel

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Drew Eastland ‘21 Sports co-editor Every season, Davidson athletes travel thousands of miles to compete in away games. The men’s basketball team alone will travel approximately 13,120 miles this season. For road games, coaches have to ask themselves, how much can we spend? What will we do when we arrive?Read More

Young Wrestling Squad Using Challenging Schedule to Grow

Young Wrestling Squad Using Challenging Schedule to Grow

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Jonathan Swann ‘19 Sports Writer  Davidson’s wrestling team is looking to use a difficult regular season schedule, highlighted by matches against No. 8 N.C. State and No. 13 Pittsburgh, to build a foundation of success for the veterans and the large first-year class. There are eight first-years, out of seventeenRead More

First-Year Athletes to Watch: Part Two

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Drew Eastland ‘21, Andrew Erler ‘22, & Ben Cutner ‘22 Sports writers Men’s Basketball: Luka Brajkovic Standing at 6’10”, Luka Brajkovic enjoys a view of the world that most people don’t. He joins the Davidson basketball team from Feldkirch, Austria, where he was a member of the U-18 National Team andRead More

Though no Davidson athletes have protested during the anthem to date, AD Chris Clunie recognizes the significance of action-based resistance. Photo by Maya Eggert ‘19

NFL Kneeling Debates Dominate Politics, Athletics

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Harris Rogers ‘21 Staff writer On August 14, 2016, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick chose to kneel during the national anthem for the first time. He made this decision in order to use his platform as a prominent athlete to bring attention to systemic injustices that target peopleRead More

Normalcy in Times of Crisis: Our Relationships to Sports

Normalcy in Times of Crisis: Our Relationships to Sports

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Deen Haleem ‘21 Men’s basketball correspondent  We all know what happened this past week, and we all know it was much bigger than a few basketball games. We saw hate revealed from the shadows of our campus, and as it was brought to light, we saw love rise to confrontRead More