The beauty in defeat: Takeaways from a year of losing

Having joined the Washington University community this year, I started following the results of our sports teams. The results of the year fit with the results of my other favorite teams. The Wash. U. women’s soccer team had an impressive season, but they exited their pursuit of another championship earlier than expected.

Dorian DeBose | Senior Sports Editor

Baseball and softball struggle against Emory

The Washington University baseball and softball teams had rough outings this weekend as both teams dropped their series against Emory University.

Dorian DeBose | Senior Sports Editor

Why UConn’s dominance is good for women’s basketball

Ogunbowale’s Notre Dame University and the University of Connecticut share one of basketball’s elite rivalries, but the Fighting Irish entered the semifinal matchup on a seven-game losing streak against the Huskies.

| Senior Sports Editor

Student-athletes celebrate, reflect during Division III Week

Members of Washington University’s athletic community are taking part in Division III week this week, with the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) promoting events highlighting Wash. U. student-athletes.

Dorian DeBose | Senior Sports Editor

Red and Green: Spring is somewhat in the air in St. Louis

Yes, April is here, snow, thunderstorms and all. And that means just one month remains in this year of Bear sports. Welcome to the final edition of Red and Green, where we digest and regurgitate the best and worst that represent Wash. U. athletics.

| Senior Sports Editor

Softball splits pair with Chicago, rain washes away remainder of series

The St. Louis spring weather dictated a Saturday of inaction at the Washington University softball field, but the softball team was able to complete two games with the University of Chicago Friday.

| Senior Sports Editor

Bears bounce Bobcats: Wash. U. wins three out of four games in NYU series

The Washington University baseball team capped off a successful weekend of play on Sunday, winning their third game and clinching the series against New York University.

Heman Duplechan | Staff Reporter

Which team will emerge from the NCAA Final Four?

March Madness is coming to a close, with four teams left from the original field of 68 in both the NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships.

Dorian DeBose and Rohan Gupta | Senior Sports Editors

From Whitaker Hall to the Pyeongchang podium

It was actually not until halfway through her Wash. U. career, when she was home for summer vacation after her sophomore year, that Gretsch’s Paralympic dream began to crystallize.

Jon Lewis | Associate Editor

Baseball splits pair with Illinois Wesleyan, continues up-and-down March

The Washington University baseball team split a doubleheader with Illinois Wesleyan University Sunday at Kelly Field, dropping the first game, 6-1, before winning the second, 8-1.

| Senior Sports Editor