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The rise of E-Sports amid COVID-19

The rise of E-Sports amid COVID-19

Cole Maines, Design Editor

April 23, 2020

In an era, devoid of any sports media content, something utterly baffling has taken place. Mainstream sports media has embraced the video game sector as a way to fill in timeslots. To those of an older generation, this pairing can be obscure and uninteresting as the traditional athletes of that tim...

The role of JUCO athletics in recruiting

The role of JUCO athletics in recruiting

Cole Maines, Design Editor

February 17, 2020

Junior colleges are schools where people can develop and adjust to college life until the time comes that they are ready for their four-year universities. The athletic programs are quite similar. If you watched "Last Chance U," a documentary series on Netflix about Junior College football, you wou...

The FDA’s immediate impact on College Football in 2020

Timothy Katon, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

On Monday, Jan. 13, the National Championship for Division 1 College Football took place. LSU led by Heisman Trophy winner Joe Burrow defeated Clemson 42-25. In a celebratory fashion, the team brought with them their traditional victory cigars. This tradition is one not exclusively present in college...

Rays eliminated, but the future looks bright

Rays eliminated, but the future looks bright

Korey Jackson, Staff Writer

October 11, 2019

The Tampa Bay Rays came around the straightaway with a first-place wild card finish in sight. They played in a pivotal series against the New York Yankees and won both games. New York has already won the American League East division, so there is no ground to gain on them. However, there was a light...

Tropicana Field: one of Tampa’s finest attractions

Tropicana Field: one of Tampa's finest attractions

Korey Jackson, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

The wait for tickets. The fresh aroma of hot dogs and cola when you walk through the gates. The fans decked out in white and several shades of blue. The long lines of fans waiting to buy hefty b...

Is the NFL rigged?

Emma Oliver, Hawkeye Staff

March 29, 2019

  From bad calls to typical outcomes football fans across America have spoken up about their belief that the NFL is rigged. Now there is no solid evidence to support this conspiracy, but there is quite a lot of claims from fans who have seen one too many bad calls. With the 2019 Super Bowl...

HCC tennis: A showcase of diversity

HCC star Ceire Mullins serves to Florida State College.

Jared Kleinkopf, Staff

May 17, 2017

  The HCC tennis team is an enjoyable and diverse group of women who know how to practice hard, play hard and have fun. College tennis teams usually fall under the radar when students think about what campus events to attend and the teams to support. A bright sunny day filled with a few hours of...

Rays season preview

Daniel Satter, Staff

April 21, 2017

  The Tampa Bay Rays are entering this season as a potential contender in the American League Wild Card race, despite finish­ing last place in the Amer­ican League East (68-94) in 2016. One reason why they have a chance to compete in the AL is by the offseason acquisitions they added to the roster...

Lightning’s trade season is all business

Lightning’s trade season is all business

Tiffany Brown, Staff

April 21, 2017

  March 1 was this year’s NHL trade deadline for the 16-17 season. Teams can get stale, especially during a playoff push. Because of this, sports teams are given opportunities to trade play­ers, and for the NHL season, teams were able to do that until March 1.   As the deadline ap­proached,...

Buccaneers off season priorities

Buccaneers off season priorities

Daniel Satter, Staff

March 23, 2017

  The Tampa Bay Buccaneers shocked many NFL fans as they finished the long and grueling season with a 9-7 record under first-year Head Coach Dirk Koetter.   Koetter and star quarterback Jameis Winston led the up and coming squad to their first winning record since the 2010 season.  ...

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