The Pacific Index

Chun leads women’s wrestling to nationals

Blake Timm

February 2, 2012

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The Women’s Collegiate Wrestling Association National Tournament was pined as successful for Pacific University’s women’s wrestling team. Freshman wrestler Megan Chun had a come-from-behind victory in her final match and...

Basketball fights for winning record this season

January 19, 2012

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With the first half of the season almost finished, both the men’s and women’s basketball teams have shown growth since last season. The men only having six returning players and nine newcomers. Head coach Tim Cleary has put...

Wrestling travels across country

Tyler Grant

January 19, 2012

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Men’s and women’s wrestling has been working hard and is being rewarded for their effort. Although they are not winning every match, Pacific’s wrestling teams are fighting through each challenge and are striving to get better...

Swim teams race to nationals

Tyler Grant

January 19, 2012

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Pacific’s swim teams have made leaps and bounds after being reinstated as a sport eight years ago. The program used to be NAIA, which was a smaller classification of competition, however it allowed scholarships. While the...

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...

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