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Back in the bleachers once again

A reflection on 2021 Trinity athletics from the perspective of a fan
Luke Terry, Sports Reporter December 2, 2021

Sometimes you don’t realize how good you have it until something is taken away from you. This past spring, in one of my first pieces for the Trinitonian, I covered a storied baseball program that...

A brief history of holiday football

A brief history of holiday football

Food, family and football at the end of year celebrations
Caleb Reed, Sports Reporter December 2, 2021

We’re at that time of year again, folks. The trees are shedding their leaves, the air is getting colder and that one cousin you only see once a year is back in town. The holiday season means a lot to...

Senior Spotlight: Ryan Figert

Senior Spotlight: Ryan Figert

The self-proclaimed “voice of Trinity sports” is a fixture of Tiger Network as a sports commentator.
Luke Terry, Sports Reporter November 18, 2021

“I mean, it was almost out of necessity.” That’s what Joshua Moczygemba, Sports Marketing Coordinator and co-producer of Tiger Network, had to say about a move made just over three years ago that...

Tigers defeat Southwestern in SCAC Volleyball Championship

Tigers defeat Southwestern in SCAC Volleyball Championship

Trinity secures a bid for the National Championship after taking the Conference title
Luke Terry, Sports Reporter November 11, 2021

The energy in Calgaard Gymnasium was palpable after a tip from senior middle blocker Emily Ellis dropped among a sea of Pirates from Southwestern University. Leading 22-20, and already ahead in the match...

Opinion: Houston loses, America wins

Opinion: Houston loses, America wins

2017 scandal still leaves a bitter taste in the mouths of fans four years later. Was it worth it?
Caleb Reed, Sports Reporter November 11, 2021

The scene was set — bottom of the ninth, one on first, two outs. 10:30 p.m. in Houston, Texas, in game six of the World Series. It’s a cast of characters that you would never have expected. Seeing...

Coach Julie Jenkins surpassed a historic 1,000 career wins

Coach Julie Jenkins surpassed a historic 1,000 career wins

TU Athletics celebrates Coach Jenkin’s 1,000th career win with a surprise tribute
Alejandra Gerlach, Sports Reporter November 4, 2021

This Oct. 30, after finishing the regular season with a victory against Southwestern University, Volleyball Head Coach Julie Jenkins received a special surprise to celebrate 1,000 career wins. After...

A seat at the table, a place on the bench

Trinity Athletics participated in NCAA social media campaign to promote diversity and inclusion
Luke Terry, Sports Reporter November 4, 2021

From Tuesday, Oct. 19 through Thursday, Oct. 21, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) promoted a Diversity and Inclusion social media campaign, one in which Trinity University took the opportunity...

Trinity cross country finishes as runner-up at championships

Trinity cross country finishes as runner-up at championships

Runners grab awards at Live Oak Park
Caleb Reed, Sports Reporter November 4, 2021

The 2021 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) cross country championships saw Trinity take team runner-up awards for both the men’s and women’s divisions, with multiple runners receiving...

Today’s Tigers follow in the footsteps of historic 2003 men’s soccer team

Today’s Tigers follow in the footsteps of historic 2003 men’s soccer team

A reflection on Trinity’s NCAA Championship win as the postseason begins for men’s soccer.
Luke Terry, Sports Reporter November 4, 2021

“Control the controllables.” The expression is so self-evident that it’s almost laughable. For Josh Smith, the 2003 National Player of the Year, the phrase is proven. It’s something he carries...

Sports management minor celebrates 10 years, one year late

Sports management minor celebrates 10 years, one year late

A look at the sports management minor and its impact 11 years after the program was founded
Caleb Reed, Sports Reporter October 28, 2021

Sports Management is a minor that many people might not have heard of. It is certainly not the first thing students think about when they are applying to Trinity. If you ask a lot of alumni whether they...

Tigers defeat Schreiner in final weekend of women’s soccer season

Tigers defeat Schreiner in final weekend of women’s soccer season

Trinity’s women’s soccer team heads into the postseason ranked no. 23.
Alejandra Gerlach, Sports Reporter October 28, 2021

On Friday Oct. 22 the Trinity Women’s Soccer team played their last home game and final conference match of the regular season against Schreiner University. The Tigers emerged on top, beating the Mountaineers...

Opinion: Mental Health vs playing through the pain

Opinion: Mental Health vs playing through the pain

While discussions on mental health change, athletic culture still prioritizes performance over people
Alejandra Gerlach, Sports Reporter October 21, 2021

1996. Atlanta. It’s the Olympic Games, and USA gymnast Kerri Strug is stepping up to her mark for her first vault attempt. A sub-par performance by a teammate meant that it was up to 18-year-old Strug...

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