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Sense of community, togetherness abounds in Macalester golf

Without paying close attention, it is easy to miss the Macalester men’s golf apparel among those of other teams on campus. Among the black polo shirts of the men’s soccer team and the Mac Pack t-shirts worn by cross country, a select few players sport Macalester golf gear. They don’t leave an impression on the…

60 seconds with a Mac athlete
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60 seconds with a Mac athlete

Sofia Ascencio MW: Who is your favorite MIAC team to play? Sofia Ascencio: Oh man, that’s pretty hard. Probably Carleton just because of the rivalry and they’re pretty equally talented. MW: Who is your least favorite MIAC team to play? Sofia: Gustavus. They’re nationally ranked! MW: Thoughts on the Idea Lab? Sofia: Oh, it’s so…

Soccer lives up to high expectations
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Soccer lives up to high expectations

One month into the season, the Macalester men’s soccer team is already back to climbing the national rankings, and is sitting at the top of the North regional rankings. This is all part of the plan, according to senior forward Danny Baumann ’18. “The goals for the season are to win a conference and make…

Women’s soccer builds momentum with win over Luther
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Women’s soccer builds momentum with win over Luther

The Scots downed the Luther Norse 1-0 Tuesday night, bringing their overall record to 3-2-1. While the first half was slow, the second half began with an offensive explosion from the Scots. At 50 minutes in, Kate Bond ’21 sniped the ball from nearly 100 feet out. “It was a build-up out of the back,”…

60 Seconds With A Mac Athlete
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60 Seconds With A Mac Athlete

Max Kent ’20, Men’s Soccer You got a red card in a soccer game, what was the foul? Max: A second yellow after getting called on a header. If you threw a Kagin, what would the theme be? Max: Early 2000’s hip-hop Choose One: Drink Blood, Smoke Crack, Worship Satan Max: Drink Blood People would…

Mac football makes history with rivalry wins
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Mac football makes history with rivalry wins

The Macalester Scots football team made history at Macalester Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 9, when they defeated the Hamline Pipers 23-14. The victory moved the Scots to 2-0 on the season following their 31-20 opening weekend victory over the Carleton Knights. The Scots had not pulled off this double act since 1985. They had also…

Women’s Water Polo wins championship
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Women’s Water Polo wins championship

The water polo team poses for a picture together. They beat the Washington & Jefferson Presidents 10-9 in overtime to win the CWPA Championship for the first time in college history. Photo courtesy of Patti Andreski.[/caption]This weekend, the Macalester Women’s Water Polo team defeated Grove City College, Carthage College and Washington & Jefferson College to…

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