Category: Sports

Vikings at Redskins 11/12/17

Savage Vikings prepare to skin the Lions

By Kelvin Butler, reporter. The Minnesota Vikings are heading to Ford Field on Sunday, Oct. 20 to face off against the very bad luck Detroit Lions (y’all know why) on the seventh week of the glorious 100th NFL season. The disgruntled Lions got cheated out of an opportunity to win when they faced the Green Bay Packers, but that’s life. […]

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Oklahoma Sooners to tackle the Lone Star State

Oklahoma Sooners to tackle the Lone Star State

By Kelvin Butler, sports reporter. This Saturday, Oct. 12 at noon, the No. 6 Oklahoma Sooners will face off against the No. 11 Texas Longhorns at the latter’s home state. Sooner fans will take up one half of the stadium, while Texas fans will cheer for their home team in the other half. Knowing how the Big 12 conference has […]

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Top 5 boom or bust fantasy football players

Top 5 boom or bust fantasy football players

By Kelvin Butler, sports reporter. Here’s the top 5 fantasy football players that win or lose you games, after the first quarter of the young and hopeful NFL season. Tyler Boyd (wide receiver, Cincinnati Bengals) – After having two huge games with 10+ targets, he finally had a bad game in his third week, so he’s a good flex option […]

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Men’s basketball gears up for 2019-2020 season

Men’s basketball gears up for 2019-2020 season

By Kelvin Butler, sports reporter. After a good 2018-2019 season, the men’s basketball team at Delta College went 16-10 and went to the NJCAA District 10 Men’s Basketball tournament. They fell to Macomb Community College 54 to 78. At the same time, the 2018-2019 season was a success for the Delta Pioneers, even with all the injuries. During the offseason, […]

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Packers at Redskins 09/23/18

Lions to take on the Packers at home

By Kelvin Butler, sports reporter. The Detroit Lions will play the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field Monday, Oct. 14 at 8:15 p.m. The Lions have an extra week to prepare for the dangerous Aaron Rodgers and Green Bay Packers with their week five bye week. Matt Patricia should have something cooking up on the defensive side of the ball […]

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The Spartans prepare to take on the buckeye state

The Spartans prepare to take on the buckeye state

By Kelvin Butler, sports reporter. While both teams are still trying to make their college playoff resumes look better since they’re both outside the top four in the college football rankings, it’s the Spartans who need this win the most, with them already havinglost to a not so good team in Arizona State. So an upset on a top five […]

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The Lions prepare to roar against the Chiefs

The Lions prepare to roar against the Chiefs

By Kelvin Butler, sports reporter. After the Detroit Lions’ very exciting win against the Philadelphia Eagles, Roger Goodell and the NFL have given the Lions a week four matchup against the reigning MVP in Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs. But at least the game is at home, so that the home crowd can hopefully make it loud enough […]

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Delta women’s soccer triumphs in first home game

Delta women’s soccer triumphs in first home game

By Haeley Huggard, reporter UNIVERSITY CENTER – The Delta College women’s soccer team defeated their rival Schoolcraft College on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at their first home game of the season. With a score of 4-0, the Lady Pioneers remain undefeated this season, having six wins and no losses. Scoring goals for Delta’s team were player number 8 Rachel Hahn, number […]

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New Delta College baseball field nears completion

New Delta College baseball field nears completion

By Joe Thornton, editor-in-chief. Additional reporting by Zach Parfeniuk UNIVERSITY CENTER — As Delta’s baseball players and coaches compete this season, they continue to make the trek to Wickes Park in Saginaw for practice and games, as they have for every season up until now. Finally, the team will be provided with a new stadium on main campus, directly adjacent […]

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American football costs much more than we realize

American football costs much more than we realize

By Matthew Rygwelski, Collegiate correspondent. Aaron Hernandez was serving a life sentence for the murder of Odin Lloyd in 2013 when he hung himself in his cell on April 17, 2017. He was a former tight end for the New England Patriots from 2010 until 2012. After his death, Hernandez’s brain was given to Boston University’s Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) […]

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