The Pacific Index

Throwers Karen Du and Josh Huffman have been etching their names in Pacific’s record books all season

Bobby Ulrich

March 22, 2018

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Pacific University track and field stars Karen Du and Josh Huffman have continued to add to their already notable and accomplished careers. So far in only three years, Du and Hu man have both been awarded for all-...

Boxers prepare for upcoming season

Bobby Ulrich

March 8, 2018

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Consistency is key for both the men’s and women’s golf teams as they begin to finish the back half of their spring season.  With four more matches left, two of which are major tournaments, the golf teams have a good...

Handball returns as champions once again

Luke Peevyhouse

March 8, 2018

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Pacific University’s handball team wrapped up their National Championship weekend in Springfield, MO at Missouri State University.  Over the weekend, the team of 22 athletes showed their dominance as they once again captured...

Track and field gears up four outdoor season

Max Kirkendall

March 8, 2018

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The Pacific University track and field team wrapped up the indoor season, in many school records were broken, and are now looking toward the outdoor season.  The record breaking indoor season was highlighted by the junior...

Senior remains humble despite early success

Aidan Lannom

March 8, 2018

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“Beach balls.” These two words describe how senior outfielder Dylan Wright has been seeing the ball this season.  In his fourth year with the Pacific University baseball team, Wright was recently named Northwest Conference...

Men’s basketball ends season of highs and lows

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

February 22, 2018

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It was the fourth straight year that the Pacific University men’s basketball team completed their season with 12 wins. With a close game on Feb. 17 in a crowded gymnasium in Newberg, Ore., the Boxers had a chance to break that...

Pacific begins search for new head coaches

Luke Olson, Sports Editor

February 22, 2018

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Starting at the beginning of this past week, the Pacific University athletic department will begin its search for a permanent head coach for both men’s and women’s basketball programs. This past season, after unexpected...

Boxers close out season filled with adversity

Aidan Lannom

February 22, 2018

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The Pacific University women’s basketball team ended their season on Saturday, Feb. 17, falling to nationally ranked George Fox University with a score of 60-59. The Boxers finished 5-19 overall and 4-12 in conference, landing...

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...

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