Sailors Finish Second; Qualify for Fall Champs

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By Katie Weida Sports Editor This past weekend, 19th-ranked Washington College sailing team finished second among the 18 teams that gathered for the Central Fall #1, hosted by Ocean County College, beating 11th-ranked Navy. Pennsylvania won the regatta. Saturday’s races were delayed for two hours until the weather conditions became sail-worthy. Nine races were sailed in each division on Saturday.  The other five races were […]

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Shoremen Bury Gophers

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By Gabrielle Devaud Elm Staff Writer The Shoremen soccer team (2-3) beat visiting Goucher College 5-0 in a non-conference game last Wednesday night. It was the first time beating the Gophers in four years. Freshman forward Chris Nardo scored three goals, completing a hat trick to secure the game for Washington College. He was this week’s Shoreman of the Week because of […]

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Athlete of the Week: Chris Nardo

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This week’s Athlete of the Week is freshman men’s soccer player Chris Nardo.  In the Shoremen’s game against Goucher, Nardo scored a hat trick and broke a conference record in the process with the help of fellow freshman Sam Wild.  Though short-lived, the record was for the fastest consecutive goals scored by the same team, […]

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Jason’s Top Five NFL Matchups: Week 3

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By Jason Bryden Assistant Sports Info Director Tennessee-New York Giants Can Tennessee running back Chris Johnson, who had his 12-game streak of 100 yards or more rushing in a 19-11 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers get back on track this week?  Or will the Giants defense who gave up 160 yards on the ground in […]

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Three Movie Trailers that Were Better than the Movie

Lifestyle

By Chantel Delulio Lifestyle Editor Making a trailer for a movie is an art unto itself. It has to capture the tone of the film and tell enough of the plot that audiences are intrigued, but not so much that they know too much and thus lose any desire to see the thing. There’s a delicate science to it, but when that chord is struck […]

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Tim Marcin’s: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

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By Tim Marcin Elm Staff Writer THE GOOD Have you ever played someone in Madden, and he or she always plays it safe, punting the ball and taking the prudent field goal instead of going for it on fourth down?  I’m not that guy—in fact, I hate that guy.  I never kick, I never punt—I always go for it.  I come from […]

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Sex and the Chester: Trust, It’s in the “Us”

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By Alyssa Velazquez There was once an ancient Greek fable centered on the relationship between a hound and a hare. A hound, having started at a hare on the hillside, pursued her for some distance. At one time he bit her with his teeth as if he would take her life, and at another fawning upon her, as if in play with another hound. […]

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Fashion Profile: Sophie Laessle

Lifestyle

By Samantha Gross Elm Staff Writer What caught my eye about German international student Sophies Laessle’s outfit on our trip to Washington D.C. was the pair of bright green flats that donned her feet. There was something quintessentially European about the way she wore her clothes, that je ne sais quoi that you either have or you don’t, but it was those green flats that really made her […]

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Alum Returns to WC Stage in ‘7 Lessons on Suicide’

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By Kaitlin Tabeling Elm Staff Writer “How to write a suicide note: I have no idea!” exclaimed Stanley, a character from 7 Lessons on Suicide. 7 Lessons on Suicide, a play that showed Sept. 17 and Sept. 18 in Tawes Theater. The play is a delightfully sardonic perception on a typically morbid topic. Stephen Spotswood’s play is a jet-black humorous look at suicide with a […]

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Feeney Spikes Interest in New Volleyball Club

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By Smaa Koraym Elm Staff Writer With a thesis in the works, an education block certification, a resident assistant position, a presidential commitment to the Educational Honor Society, and the membership and responsibility of two other honor societies, senior Lauren Feeney still finds the time to run her very own volleyball club. The club, advocated […]

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