Student Life Archives (2001-2008)


Men’s tennis nets national title

Thursday, July 03, 2008 ||

On May 15, the Washington University men’s tennis team captured its first national championship after defeating Emory University 5-3 in Lewiston, Maine. The Golden Eagles suffered their second consecutive loss in the championship match while Wash. U. won the title in its first appearance in the title match.

Softball falls at regionals

Thursday, July 03, 2008 ||

The post season appearance of Washington University’s softball came to a screeching halt as DePauw University and Coe College shut them out.

The Red and Green (25-15) came into the NCAA Tournament after edging No.1 DePauw 1-0 in its regular season finale.

WU engineer enters NBA draft

Thursday, July 03, 2008 ||

Senior Zach Feinstein doesn’t fit the image of a professional NBA player, but he’s officially part of the 2008 National Basketball Association draft.

The 5-foot-8-inch, 130 pound, applied mathematics and systems engineering major wasn’t part of the 2008 Division III men’s basketball national championship team. Feinstein hasn’t even played organized basketball since third grade.

Just the Facts About Wash. U. Sports

Thursday, July 03, 2008 ||

Get the facts about sports at Washington University.

Competition 101: The truth about IM and club sports

Thursday, July 03, 2008 ||

If you love the thrill of competition but are not quite ready for varsity action, check out Washington University’s club and intramural sports scene. With 40 IM events andÿover 30ÿclub teams, it is very easy to find an athletic niche.

Sports in St. Louis

Thursday, July 03, 2008 ||

Though not as notorious as New York, Chicago, or Los Angeles, St. Louis is a sports city. With successful professional teams in three of the four major U.S. sports, St. Louis is a great city for the sport enthusiast to spend his or her college years. Here is what St.

Senior athletes say goodbye to Wash. U.

Monday, May 05, 2008 ||

This year has been a historic one for Washington University athletics. Volleyball recaptured the national title after a three-year hiatus, overcoming top opponents, whom that it had lost to earlier in the season in the NCAA tournament. Men’s soccer reached the Sectional Finals of the NCAA Division III Championship, ending the year as the sixth-ranked team nationally.

Five years of sports milestones

Monday, May 05, 2008 ||

Bears softball gets back in the groove

Monday, April 28, 2008 ||

“Getting back in the groove” was freshman Claire Voris’ response to the past four games after a 15-day layoff.

When the team last saw action on April 9, Washington University churned out 13 unanswered runs against Westminster College.

It was a different team two weeks later.

Softball: Bears take down Tigers

Monday, April 28, 2008 ||

Junior Lindsay Cavarra celebrated her 21st birthday in style, hitting an RBI double that ended number one DePauw University’s 37 game winning streak.

The catcher was the only Bear to have RBIs against DePauw as her fourth inning double to right field scored sophomore Ally Berenter.

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