Category: Trumpet Sports
WARTBURG ATHLETES RESPOND TO COVID-19 VACCINATIONS
Divisions over COVID-19 vaccinations has not escaped the sports community at Wartburg.
WARTBURG ATHLETICS AIMS FOR DIVERSITY IN TEAMS
Wartburg College has over 200 students of color out of 1,500. Of that number, 121 are international students, who make up 21% of the total enrollment of the college, according to the diversity page on the Wartburg website.
FALL SPORTS IN FULL SWING
Fall sports are in full swing at Wartburg College with all teams playing at least one game.
THE LOSS OF A LEGEND: BUZZ LEVICK
On April 26, 2021, Lewis “Buzz” Levick died at age 94. His legend extended off the court. Levick was not just known as a good basketball coach though, he was a mentor and friend.
FALL SPORTS PREVIEW
NICK THOMPSON, TRUMPET SPORTS WRITER Fall sports at Wartburg College are back. For the first time since 2019, sports are happening during the fall due to COVID-19. The Knights wasted no time getting things off to a great start. The football team opened their season with a 44-3 win over Monmouth College of Monmouth, Illinois.…
VIRUS CONCERNS DELAY SPRING FOOTBALL
The Wartburg football season will have to wait. The team was shut down due to COVID concerns and did not play their scheduled March 27 game.
COLUMN: THE INEQUALITY BETWEEN MEN’S AND WOMEN’S SPORTS (AGAIN)
Oregon women’s basketball player, Sedona Prince, spoke out on TikTok against the NCAA during the NCAA Division 1 Women’s Basketball Tournament. As we all have been made aware for years female college athletes are unfairly treated compared to male athletes.
2021 WOMEN’S BASKETBALL WRAPUP
The women’s basketball team’s season met an unfortunate 71-63 end Tuesday, March 9, against Loras in the American Rivers Conference (A-R-C) quarterfinals. The Knights ended their season with an overall season record of 13-3 and conference ledger of 6-2.
MENTAL HEALTH IN STUDENT-ATHLETES
There’s a lot of stress surrounding countless student athletes at Wartburg. The topic has also been highlighted in recent years in studies and national reports.
WARTBURG SOFTBALL, BASEBALL TAKE THE FIELD, LOOK TO CARRY OVER SUCCESS
The weather is finally heating up and so is the preparation for the upcoming spring sports seasons.