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One-on-One: What team will be baseball’s biggest surprise?

Royals The Kansas City Royals have not finished better than third in the American League Central since 1995, but this will be the year that streak comes to an end. The Royals have been the joke of the division for as long as I can…

Scout has been a great experience

I have written more than 100 stories for the Scout during the past two years and this has proven to be one of the toughest things for me to write. Seeing as this is the last column I will be writing, I planned to tell…

Inside the Athlete: Anne Creighton, Softball

Coming into her role as a starting outfielder for Bradley softball, senior Anne Creighton said she has worked very hard to get to where she is today. Originally from Glide, Ore., Creighton decided Bradley was the place for her after her visit to campus. “I…

Softball ends losing streak with win over Drake

Braves end eight game drought in a series split with the Bulldogs over the weekend The softball team snapped an eight-game losing skid last weekend, as it topped Drake 5-1 in the second half of a doubleheader on Saturday at Laura Bradley Park. After the…

Women’s golf finishes 8th at MVC Tourney

The Braves couldn’t find their putting strokes in the final day of the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament, as they finished with a team score of 953 to take home eighth place. After shooting 308 and 318 in the first two rounds of the tournament, Bradley…

Baseball picks up 1st MVC win

The baseball team picked up its first Missouri Valley Conference win of the season during the weekend, but the Braves lost their series with Evansville at O’Brien Field. Bradley dropped two-of-three to the Purple Aces, which puts them at 1-9 in the MVC, placing them…

Men’s tennis splits, ends regular season

Last weekend marked the end of the regular season for the men’s tennis team as they split the last two matches of the season. Bradley matched up against Indiana State on Saturday, a team they had not beaten since 1989. The Braves opened up the…

One-on-One: Will the Bulls find success in the playoffs?

No I’m a Bulls fan, and this team is decent, but they’re not that good. Yes, I will admit Derrik Rose is good and has a lot of potential, but people seem to forget he is still a rookie. Potential is good, but what is…

United we stand: Against the Yanks

Whether you are a Sox fan, Cubs fan, Cardinals fan or Bears fan, the baseball world seems to be able to agree on one thing – it hates the Yankees. Now, there will of course always be the exceptions to that rule, which can be…

Inside the Athlete: Erika Sepich, Track and Field

Most college athletes have participated in their sports their whole lives, but that is not the case with junior Erika Sepich, who walked on to the women’s track and field team her freshman year. “When I first came to Bradley I wasn’t going to do…

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