COLUMN: SOFTBALL TEAM STAYS UPBEAT, DESPITE NO SEASON

LAUREN WISDOM, TRUMPET SPORTS EDITOR March 13, 2020 was the day our softball season was officially canceled due to the coronavirus.   I remember walking back from my 9 a.m. class that morning, and I ran into my roommates, who are all on the softball team, outside of The W. We all embraced each other with tears streamingContinue reading “COLUMN: SOFTBALL TEAM STAYS UPBEAT, DESPITE NO SEASON”

“A PROUD BLACK MAN”: NEWSOM’S PAST INFLUENCES HIS COACHING LEGACY

“I grew up in poverty. I grew up in violence. I hope that it inspires them, that representation of seeing a Black man. And I would hope that all of my student athletes can take pride in the man that I am. The man, the coach, the dad, the husband as well as the Black man that I am.”

WINTER TEAMS MAKE CHANGES DUE TO COVID-19

“There will be significant facility challenges in the months of February, March and April. It will be much more challenging for our support staff with more sports competing at the same time, specifically our athletic trainers and sports information staff,” Rick Willis, Wartburg athletic director, said.