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Athlete Profile: Jesse Calloway

Athlete Profile: Jesse Calloway

Written By Luke Mongelli, Co-Sports Editor February 24, 2021

Jesse Calloway is a 24-year-old Junior guard for the Point Park Pioneers Men’s Basketball team. Hailing from Lynchburg, Virginia, Calloway previously attended Howard Community College in Columbia, Maryland,...

Baseball competes in NAIA weekend tournament to start season

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor February 24, 2021

The Point Park baseball team made a road trip down south last weekend to start off their season, heading to the much warmer Big League Camp Complex in Marion, North Carolina, to compete in the Battle at...

Track and Field competes at RSC championship

Written By Chandni Shah, Co-Opinions Editor/Copy-Desk Chief February 24, 2021

This past weekend on Saturday, Feb. 20 the men and women’s track and field team traveled to Logan, Ohio to compete in the River States Conference (RSC) Indoor Track & Field Championship. Both the...

Men’s basketball finishes regular season with a win, draws first round bye

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor February 24, 2021

Point Park’s Men’s Basketball team finished their regular season last week, defeating the WVU Tech Golden Bears on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 77-58 at home. The next day, the River State Conference (RSC) did...

Mascot Mania: Let’s get virtual

Written By Sarah Gibson, Mascot Correspondent February 24, 2021

I think sports and video games have a lot in common, despite some of the obvious things that separate the two. They are both games of skill (for the most part) which have come to be a very popular spectator...

Mascot Mania: The real Hallmark holiday

Written By Sarah Gibson, Mascot Correspondent February 23, 2021

Howdy! If you came here for a fun Super Bowl recap of what the Chiefs’ and Buccaneers’ mascots were up to, you might want to just skip past my column this week. While that was my original plan, I had...

Mascot Mania: A love letter

Written By Sarah Gibson, Mascot Correspondent February 23, 2021

Dear Reader Happy Valentine’s day! I know that it’s recognized as a bit of a commercial holiday, but I really adore it. It’s based in something pure. I like it a lot because it gives me a reason...

There is No Need for the Steelers to Sign JJ Watt

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor February 17, 2021

As soon as JJ Watt announced the Texans would release him, I knew Steeler fans were going to jump to social media to make their case on why Watt should come to Pittsburgh. Yes, JJ's two brothers TJ and...

Point Park’s Men’s basketball enters final week of regular season

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor February 17, 2021

Point Park’s men’s basketball team split this week’s games, defeating River State Conference (RSC) rival’s Ohio Christian University and falling to WVU Tech in the second to last week of their...

Athlete Profile: John Ziegler

Written By Luke Mongelli, Co-Sports Editor February 10, 2021

John Ziegler is a 20-year-old sophomore from Pittsburgh, PA, and runs cross country as well as running for the indoor track and field team.  Ziegler, a Baldwin High School graduate, is currently majoring...

River State Conference Releases new playoff format for 2021

Written By Mason Strawn, Co-Sports Editor February 10, 2021

The River State Conference (RSC) has formally released its new playoff bracket for the upcoming 2021 postseason. The conference has declared that they will be using a double-blind draw style of tournament...

Mascot Mania: The lights are back on…who’s here?

Written By Sarah Gibson, Mascot Columnist January 27, 2021

At the beginning of last semester, we were coming to terms with the fact that sports were being delayed for an unknown amount of time, without us knowing how they’d be coming back. It was disheartening,...

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