The Pacific Index

Lacrosse to rely heavily on upperclassmen

Bobby Ulrich

February 22, 2018

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Even with half of their players playing a brand new sport for the first time, the Pacific University lacrosse team is still optimistic about continuing a history of success this spring season. With multiple coaching changes...

Softball: Boxers welcome new faces for spring season

Luke Peevyhouse

February 8, 2018

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The 2018 Pacific University softball season is approaching and with it comes a slew of new faces on the roster, as well as two in the coaching of office. Starting from the top, the Boxers brought in coach Hailey Decker. Decker...

Baseball opens season in Louisiana

Bobby Ulrich

February 8, 2018

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The Pacific University baseball team is going to rely on two main components in order to come out of spring 2018 as the Northwest Conference (NWC) champions. The baseball team will need to take their tough pre-conference schedule...

Spring intramural’s encourage participation

Aidan Lannom

February 8, 2018

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As spring term begins, so does a new season of intramural sports for Pacific University students. Pacific offers a number of intramural leagues including ag football, basketball, volleyball and soccer. There are also activities...

Freshmen leads team despite struggling season

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

February 8, 2018

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The Pacific University women’s basketball team has a bright spot of hope despite a team struggling season. This bright spot is lefty freshman Courtney Carolan out of Spokane Valley, Wash. who may not lead the Boxers in every...

Senior participates in fourth collegiate sport

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

January 18, 2018

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Not very often can a student at a university play in a collegiate sport for their school, but how often can one say they played four sports collegiately? Senior Rayce Houser is exercise science major at Pacific University,...

Junior transfer leads young team

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

January 18, 2018

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With wrestling season under way for the Pacific University Boxers, the team was given a new face this season with junior transfer Kaleb Winebarger who has made a positive impact on a young, inexperienced team. Among the ten...

Football looks to future

Aidan Lannom

December 7, 2017

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The Pacific University football season was one of highs and lows. After having their first official game cancelled, they went three weeks without playing before heading to Iowa to play Dubuque University. They lost that game and...

Volleyball earns multiple NWC awards

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

December 7, 2017

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Experience was the biggest contribution to the women’s volleyball team in regards to a 17-win season which is now a school record in the NCAA era for Pacific University. The Boxers finished their season 17-7 overall and 10-6...

FCA welcomes all students to join club

Max Kirkendall

December 7, 2017

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Pacific University offers many clubs for students and athletes to be a part of. One club that has had a lot of success on campus is the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). FCA is a bible study among athletes on campus but...

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