Swishes For Wishes Gallery

The 9th Annual Swishes for Wishes basketball game matches up a team of students versus a team of faculty and staff members. The Charity Game raised money for the Make-A-Wish foundation and took place on Wednesday Night in the Connelly Center. Photos by Taylor de Laveaga | The Spectator

Balls Out: Honor the Victims

I would like to take this week’s column to remember and defend those lost in what is being called the deadliest day on Mount Everest to date. To bring readers up to speed, 13 Nepalese sherpas were killed in a devastating avalanche on Everest this past week with three still missing and several others seriously ...

SU Baseball Sweeps Northern Colorado

Mac Acker’s complete game helped Seattle University open their series with Northern Colorado on Friday in a 3-1 victory. It was the first time any Redhawk pitcher threw a complete game this season. “Mac Acker was the real deal tonight,” said head coach Donny Harrel. Acker finished the game in under 100 pitches at 96, ...

NCAA Fails To Meet Student-Athlete Needs

Talk of and debate over the exploitation of college athleticism started as just a low murmur in the early ‘90s, but it has grown into a howling scream today. College athletes are demanding that harsher regulations be put in place to protect them from the NCAA. Players are coming together, recognizing their role as an ...

Swishes For Wishes Hopes For A Slam Dunk

In case you didn’t get your basketball fix during the regular season, there’s one more game at Connolly Center this spring that should not be missed: the Swishes for Wishes basketball game. Not only is this game a friendly (but fierce) competition between Seattle University students and faculty, but it’s also a nebula of school ...

Catch Up with Seattle Mariners

Was anyone else excited to see the Seattle Mariners start off the season the way that they did? The 2014 season began with a three game sweep of the Los Angeles Angels on the road. It was the first time that the Mariners began a season 3-0 since 1995, which most remember as the historic ...

Balls Out: Kacie Sowell Profile

Kacie Sowell was not Head Basketball Coach Bonvicini’s (Coach B) choice athlete in the tournament Coach B attended Kacie’s senior year of high school. Coach B instead went to watch another player and was informed that there was a post (Sowell) who had not yet been picked up by a team. It was at this ...

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