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University Announces Intent to Resume Athletics Fall Quarter

By Justin Smith

The University announced the formation of a working group, with the ultimate goal of developing a plan to allow practice and competition in August and September

July 6, 2020

Varsity Athletic Competition Officially Cancelled for Autumn 2020

By Brinda Rao

The University has canceled all plans for varsity competition in the fall.

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July 20, 2020

Brinda Rao

Launching the Black Letterwinning Athletes Coalition

By Brinda Rao

Second-year wide-reciever Demetrius Johnson has created the Black Letterwinning Athletes Coalition with the hopes of creating a supportive space and network for black student-athletes at the University.

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June 16, 2020

University of Chicago Athletics

Letter from the Editors

By Brinda Rao, Alison Gill, and Thomas Gordon

The Sports Editors outline the reopening of athletics across the nation in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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June 2, 2020

Recruiting and Competition in a Pandemic

By Brinda Rao

Coaches and athletic recruits have gotten creative in response to the recruiting and competitive shutdowns placed on high school and college athletics.

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May 26, 2020

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Coach of the Year: Sharon Dingman Led Volleyball to Program High Mark

By Alison Gill

Head volleyball coach Sharon Dingman earns Coach of the Year honors after pushing her team a historic season.

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May 25, 2020

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UChicago Team of the Year: Women's Volleyball

By Brinda Rao

The Women's Volleyball team wins team of the year with a historic winning streak and a number one ranking.

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May 25, 2020

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UChicago Female Athletes of the Year: Miranda Burt, Mia Farrell, and Taylor Lake

By Ali Sheehy

Capping off their amazing careers, Miranda Burt, Mia Farrell and Taylor Lake have been named the female athletes of the year.

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May 25, 2020

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UChicago Male Athlete of the Year: Marco Cobian

By Thomas Gordon

Marco Cobian played a vital role in his senior season for the UChicago football team.

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May 25, 2020

Family Forged on the Track

By Elliott Paintsil

Fourth-year Elliott Paintsil reflects on his time on the UChicago track team and the friends who became like family.

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May 19, 2020

Road Running Etiquette

By Jackie Rosa

Cross Country and Track athlete Jackie Rosa outlines her tips and guidance for running on roads.

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May 19, 2020

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Payton Jancsy: Teammate First, Baseball Player Second

By Thomas Gordon

Payton Jancsy reflects on his shortened career and the creation of his fundraiser.

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May 12, 2020

University of Chicago Athletics

Athletic Director McDermott Named AD at Harvard

By Alison Gill

Athletic Director Erin McDermott departs UChicago after seven highly successful years to become the first female athletic director at Harvard.

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May 12, 2020

Jackie Rosa

Qua-run-tine

By Jackie Rosa

Cross-country and track athlete Jackie Rosa reflects on how the quarantine has impacted her season and her team.

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May 5, 2020

Athletes Receive All-American Honors for Unfinished Season

By Alison Gill

While competition has halted, the Maroon student-athletes have continued to reel in All-American honors for unfinished seasons.

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May 5, 2020

Lifting Others: Emma Nelson's Profile

By Miranda Burt

Softball shortstop Emma Nelson reflects on her varsity career. While Nelson's carrier was filled with obstacles, a love for the sport saw her growing strong.

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April 28, 2020

Michael Thew

The Great Outdoors Photo Essay

By Michael Thew

The Outdoor Adventure Club’s Co-President fourth-year Michael Thew reflects on his time in the organization through a photo essay looking back on his four years.

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April 28, 2020

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