The Pacific Index

Women’s wrestling makes comeback

Molly Trotter

December 8, 2011

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Pacific University is one of the few schools in the country that offers a women’s wrestling program for those that want to wrestle at the college level. Head Coach Severin Walsh entered his fourth season for both the men’s...

Solid start for Lady Boxers

Callie Simmons

December 8, 2011

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The Lady Boxers begin the 2011 and 2012 basketball season with much- needed enthusiasm and spirit as they shattered long-lasting school records. During their home game against Linfield, Pacific broke a 17-year-old school record...

Transfer student adds high-scoring dynamic to men’s basketball

Alexa Block

December 8, 2011

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The men’s basketball team is off to a great start this season with a 4-1 overall record. The team is looking different this season with a number of freshmen, returners and transfers. One transfer new to the Boxer basketball...

Swim teams dip into new season

Tyler Grant

December 8, 2011

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Pacific University’s swim season is underway and both the men’s and women’s teams are looking to compete for a better standing position than they finished in the Northwest Conference last year. With a number of new freshman...

Tourism showcases the positive side of football

Korina Kaio-Maddox

November 10, 2011

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As Pacific football wraps up their second consecutive season at Pacific, I can’t help but look back and reflect on the whole process of restarting football at this school. I remember the debates going on with both the students...

Men’s basketball prepares for winter

Alexa Block

November 10, 2011

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The combination of new talent and experienced returners makes the men’s basketball team the team to watch this winter season. Head Coach Tim Cleary said that this season would be very different from last year because they...

Despite injuries volleyball ended solid

Victoria Hampton

November 10, 2011

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The 2011-12 Pacific volleyball team had its ups and downs throughout the season, yet the players and coaches both state that winning alone is not the only way they determine their success. The team began their season with strong...

Football season ends with high note

Korina Kaio-Maddox

November 10, 2011

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Pacific University’s football team’s hard work and determination has resulted in great improvements and ultimately, their first win in two decades. Looking back on the 2011 season, head coach Keith Buckley said that in...

Women’s golf finishes, hopes for future victory

Tyler Grant

October 27, 2011

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Women’s golf wrapped up its fall season this October and is walking away feeling good about what they have accomplished. The women have been working hard to get into shape and prepare for this spring. Some of the returning...

PU golf team rides in style

Kathleen Rohde

October 27, 2011

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As men and women’s golf has come to a close, they say goodbye to their unique transportation as well. Depending on the length they had to travel, the women and men’s golf teams would take a Raz charter bus that seats 50...

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