The Pacific Index

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...

Cross Country Boxer runs strong due to team support

Kathleen Rohde

October 27, 2011

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Running his way onto Pacific University’s all-time top-25 list, junior transfer Jerry Sanchez is making a name for himself on the cross country team. Sanchez earned number 19 on the all-time list for 8,000 meters at the Linfield...

Takashima looks to future

Stephanie Haugen

October 27, 2011

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Kelsey Takashima is finishing up her last year playing Pacific volleyball with a bang. Last week Takashima earned the conference honor of Northwest Conference’s Volleyball Student-Athlete of the week. With 34 kills, a .391...

McHolland looks to team in playoffs

Stephanie Haugen

October 27, 2011

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This season, Pacific’s volleyball team has high hopes for going to the playoffs, and sophomore Mariah McHolland does her part to achieve that goal. McHolland, who has played volleyball for eight years, said she feels lucky...

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