Australian Minister of Sports resigns

Student writer Zach Short details the politics and complicated implications of the Bridget McKenzie’s wrongdoings, and how they were dealt with. They say the brightest flames burn the quickest, and such seems to be the case with Australia’s newly-resigned senator Bridget McKenzie. The relatively young politician shot to prominence quickly in the Australian nationality crisis […]

Joiner celebrates after becoming the team’s hero.

Court of dreams: Tulsa’s buzzer beater

Basketball journalist Hannah Robbins covers the Golden Hurricane’s thrilling 54-51 win over the No. 23 Wichita State Shockers on Saturday. Going into the game Saturday, Feb. 1, against the Wichita State Shockers, Tulsa had the momentum of a five game winning streak but the question remained: could the team come together and upset another ranked […]

Moutry launches a jumpshot

Tulsa misses shots, loses to Tulane

Basketball journalist Hannah Robbins discusses missed opportunities in the Golden Hurricane’s 50-46 loss to Tulane. On Wednesday, Jan. 29, Tulsa just let the Tulane Green Wave wash right over them before failing to claw back to the lead. Morgan Brady was the only Golden Hurricane to hit double digits, scoring 18 points, with the next […]

Chris’s Premier League corner

Commentary Editor Chris Lierly gives a complete analysis of the top teams in the world’s most competitive national soccer league. Liverpool FC: 70 pts Current For:WWWWW What’s left to say? They’ve been unbeaten since January 2019. They’ve only dropped points this season in a draw with Manchester United in October. And as of Thursday, Jan. […]

High temperatures have been plaguing a variety of sports. graphic by Emma Palmer

How global warming affects sporting events

Student writer Brayden McCoy compiles the data on the impact climate change has had on sports. With each year gradually growing hotter and 2019 officially recorded as the second-hottest year the world has experienced, a lot of focus is on global warming these days. This increase in global temperature has a myriad of effects that […]

Jeff Luhnow, A. J. Hinch and Alex Cora were all connected to the scandal. graphic by Emma Palmer

Everything about the Astros scandal

Student writer Zach Short details the scandal rocking the MLB, how it happened, whom it involves and what he thinks of the whole affair. What Happened In November, just after the Houston Astros lost to the Washington Nationals in the World Series, the professional baseball universe was upended when Oakland A’s pitcher Mike Fiers went […]

The best and worst Super Bowls

In honor of the recent Super Bowl, student writers Brett Tyndall and Zach Short chronologue and rank the highs and lows of NFL history. Top Five Super Bowls 5. Super Bowl XXIII San Francisco 49ers beat Cincinnati Bengals If for nothing else, this game holds a place in many people’s hearts solely because of the […]

Road to the Super Bowl AFC/NFC

Student writers Brett Tyndall and A. C. Boyle outline the long trail to the Super Bowl for the NFC and AFC, respectively. The NFC with Brett Tyndall The 49ers won the NFC title last week against Green Bay in one of the most dominant rushing performances in NFL playoff history. Raheem Mostert rushed for 220 […]

Rebecca Lescay lays it up with finesse. photos by James Taylor

Tulsa Hurricane sinks the Pirates

Basketball journalist Hannah Robbins discusses the players and strategies that led to Tulsa’s first conference basketball win against the East Carolina Lady Pirates. On Tuesday the Golden Hurricane snapped a five-game losing streak to surge to a late victory over the East Carolina Lady Pirates. Lead by Kayla Moutry’s 19 points and Rebecca Lescay’s 15, […]