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Record-breaker Sonsalla runs at NCAA Nationals

While the majority of Macalester students were looking forward to a well-earned break from classes and extracurriculars as classes wrapped up for the start of the spring break on March 9, one member of the Women’s Track team was in Birmingham, Alabama, suiting up to compete against the nation’s best. Hannah Sonsalla ’18, a Macalester…

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Macalester set to host MIAC Indoor Track Championships

Every sport season culminates in one last chance to beat a rival. The Macalester indoor track and field teams will have that opportunity at the MIAC Championships on Feb. 22-24, which will be hosted in the Leonard Center Fieldhouse this year. On the women’s side, Hannah Sonsalla ’18 and Phoebe Aguiar ’19 have posted impressive…

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Track and Field shines at MIAC Championships

On Saturday, February 25, the Macalester Men’s and Women’s Indoor Track teams competed at the MIAC Indoor Championships. While the men got strong showings from Lachlan Hinwood ’17 and Jack Schultenover ’18, the women’s team stole the headlines. The women’s team thoroughly enjoyed the meet at St. Thomas, finishing in fifth place overall with 72.5…

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Anik Regan Dives into the Two-Sport Life

From student orgs and internships to musical groups and athletics, there are seemingly endless opportunities for students to get involved at Macalester and in the community. In order to stay happy and healthy though, everyone must strike a balance between academics and personal interests. Anik Regan ’17 has chosen to dedicate her time to sports….

Pool tile replaced, track receives first repairs in over 10 years
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Pool tile replaced, track receives first repairs in over 10 years

The Macalester track needed help. With the most recent repairs finished 20 years ago, and a minor resurfacing project a decade ago, it was high time for a full replacement. “We were in need, and had begun to see some pretty significant wear patterns on the track,” Athletics Director Kim Chandler said. The $530,663 dollar…

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Libby Liu: International Superstar

The varsity athletic and international student communities often appear completely alienated from each other. Certainly there is crossover between the two groups, but many teams feature a complete absence of international players, and even those that do include a couple at most. This reality is largely the result of the difficulties of international recruiting, which…

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