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The Jex Dex: Top five competitive moments in professional sports 2013-2014

5. Galen Rupp breaks American record in the 10,000 meter at the Prefontaine Classic. Who is Galen Rupp? Some have called him the “Great White Hope.” He was a silver medalist in the London Olympics in the 10,000 meter run and holds American records ranging from 3,000 to 10,000 meters. Since he began being coached […]

Top five moments in 2013-14 Weber State athletics

5. Women’s basketball breaks record, breaks streak In their first win since Dec. 10, 2011, the women’s basketball team shattered the school record for largest margin of victory as they defeated Walla Walla University in a 107-25 blowout. Not only did the 82 point win break the 31-year-old record, but it also snapped a record-setting 48 […]

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WSU women’s soccer splits weekend play 1-1

The Weber State University women’s soccer team continued its road trip over the weekend with a come-behind victory against the University of Wyoming on Friday and a shutout loss to the University of Utah on Sunday. On Friday, the Wildcats got off to a slow start as the Cowgirls got two goals in the first […]

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A mullet, cutoff jeans, high socks, missing half of my teeth, cuts and bruises everywhere is one of the greatest childhood memories I have. No, it wasn’t the one time I dressed up as a rodeo clown for Halloween or that time my brothers convinced me to ride that sheep until it ran into a […]

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This is a difficult column for me to write. It’s something I’ve been thinking about for a long time. I need to make a confession: I’ve committed sports bigamy. A lot of people look at switching sports teams similarly to cheating on a girlfriend. So, with that in mind, here’s my breakup letter to my […]

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It was revealed recently that match-fixing is apparently rampant in professional soccer. On Monday, Europol, a European police agency, said that a 19-month investigation revealed a widespread occurrence of match-fixing. The agency listed 680 matches as suspicious. Included on the list were 150 international matches, games in the World Cup and European Championship qualifying rounds, […]

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