The Pacific Index

Softball prepares for conference with tough road trips

Aidan Lannom, Sports Editor

February 21, 2019

Pacific University Softball started the season by winning their first four games with a 22 run difference in those competitions. The Boxers went 2-2 on their trip to Texas after having the last two games cancelled, and went 2...

Boxer Lacrosse gears up for annual Pacific Playday

Kenzie Brown

February 20, 2019

It is lacrosse season for the Pacific University community. Time for lady lax players to shake off the rust and participate in the upcoming Pacific Playday. Pacific Playday has been a long-standing tradition since Head Co...

Women’s Basketball

Aidan Lannom, Sports Editor

February 20, 2019

The Pacific University Women’s Basketball team was competitive throughout the season in head coach Alecia Wilson’s first year at the helm, but the Boxers struggled to produce results. The team currently sits at 7-14 overall ...

Track and Field: Early season triumphs show bright future for team

Cody Csulak

February 20, 2019

Track and field season is back for the Boxers and it presents essentially a whole new track team for Pacific University. With only five total seniors, including both throwers and runners, the track team is a fresh and seeing a lo...

Men’s Basketball unable to shake slow season start

Aidan Lannom, Sports Editor

February 20, 2019

The Pacific Men’s Basketball team has failed to recover from a slow start in conference as the season reaches its end. The Boxers are now 8-13 overall and 2-10 in conference play. The Boxers are 1-5 in the last six games wit...

Boxer Swimming: Seniors finish their careers at last home match

Cody Csulak

January 29, 2019

As the Spring Semester comes upon us, that means that Boxer Softball season is right around the corner. The Boxers are very excited about the start to the season, as they are looking to build off of a strong season last year th...

Women’s Basketball

Aidan Lannom, Sports Editor

January 29, 2019

The season started strong for Pacific University's Women’s Basketball team as they went 2-2 in their opening four games with one of those losses being in overtime. The team has shown signs that they will be competitive throug...

Defensive struggles overshadow offensive prowess

Aidan Lannom, Sports Editor

January 29, 2019

Just over half way through the season the Pacific University Men’s Basketball team has a 7-8 record while showcasing some impressive firepower on the offensive end. The Boxers have proven to be lethal on offensive, averaging 106....

Student receives Boxer of the Month honor from university athletic department

Aidan Lannom, Sports Editor

October 23, 2018

Entering his senior season of football at Pacific University Cole Thomas was ready to make an impact on the defensive side of the ball from the first snap. His physicality and playmaking ability lead him to be September’s Boxer...

Ivkovic dominates early as team progresses

Joey Balleweg

October 23, 2018

Coming off of the most successful season in Pacific volleyball history and being ranked number 22 in the country for the middle blocker position, junior Mila Ivkovic has made herself worthy of the Boxer of the Month award at Pacific...

Football team has difficulty retaining players over the course of college career

Joey Balleweg

October 23, 2018

The Pacific University football program was reinstated in 2010 with a goal of boosting school enrollment. Early on, the school succeeded by having over 100 freshman students try out for the team the first year. Since then, the...

Women’s Soccer looks to bounce back

Aidan Lannom, Sports Editor

October 23, 2018

The start of the season for Pacific University’s Women’s Soccer team has been highly competitive, with few results to show for it. Out of the seven losses suffered this season, five of the games have been decided by one goal,...

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