Tag: season

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Injury-riddled softball team still has high hopes for season

The weather is slowly getting warmer and that means softball season is now in full swing (pun intended). After splitting their indoor games against Bethany Lutheran and going 2-2 at the ACM Tournament last weekend, the team is hoping their trip to Tucson, Arizona over Spring Break will give them the opportunity to up their…

The Green Thumb: Midwestern Gardener
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The Green Thumb: Midwestern Gardener

As most Macalester students, faculty, and staff already know, Minnesota is known for its long, cold winters. However, as many who leave for more exotic locales over the summer may not know, our state is also characterized by “long” (not really relative to winter), hot and humid summers. This means that we have some rather…

Trio of Captains Steers Club Crew Team Into Uncertain Season
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Trio of Captains Steers Club Crew Team Into Uncertain Season

The spirit of the spring Coed Club Crew team is opening up the Leonard Center at 6:55 a.m. in order to prepare for a season that may not happen. Nevertheless, one can find the dedicated crew (see what i did there?) rowing on erg machines, lifting weights or circuit training every Monday, Wednesday and Friday….

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Men’s tennis prepares for run to conference tournament

Spring semester is now in full swing and so are the racquets of Macalester Men’s Tennis. The close-knit team of nine is headed up by captain Max Soghikian ’14. “We’ve built an atmosphere of camaraderie and teamwork – and this season we want to win for each other,” Soghikian said. Team tennis is contested in…