Author Archives: Brett Clark

#RingSeason

The sound of triumph was ringing through the Freeman as CNU’s men’s and women’s basketball teams ended the day with wins in their pockets.  The men’s team, with just two losses and 25 wins to their name this season, struck a ...

Lacrosse heads into another tough season

For the women’s lacrosse team, “Start Strong” has been the motto in the first few weeks of practices. The team begins the season with three tough matchups; two of the three are ranked in the top 20 nationwide.  When asked abo...

CNU Teach-in discusses issues facing public

On Saturday, Christopher Newport hosted a Teach-in. As explained by the event’s coordinator, Dr. Roberta Rosenberg, teach-ins became popular in universities across America during the Vietnam War. A teach-in is compromised of educa...

Rybarczyk shines in spotlight senior year

A team here in our sports community that often goes unappreciated is our Cheer team. Our cheerleaders have almost no off season; practice for competition is year-round and they also cheer along the football and basketball teams. O...

Shrieves breaks record in long jump

After a long furlough from his last competition in May, Wesley Shrieves had an outstanding performance on Jan. 13 in CNU’s Indoor Track and Field meet. His Junior season started out with a bang as he set a personal record in each ...

Why hire athletes?

There is an old adage that 95 percent of Fortune 500 CEO’s played collegiate sports. The authenticity of the exact number should be taken with a grain of salt since there isn’t an actual study readily available online but there is...