Team Arrow embraces new director

Midwestern State University has some northern influence this semester. Steven Charles Zamastil, 27, is the new director of the Cycling Team. He grew up in Illinois and spent the last five years in Philadelphia as the assistant coach and director of performance services at Breakaway Bikes and … [Read more...]

What do you mean 152 comes after 150?

On August 23, Dana White announced UFC 151 set for September 1st at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada was cancelled. The main event was a fight between light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Dan Henderson. Unfortunately Henderson tore the medial collateral ligament in his right … [Read more...]

Senior tries for London Olympics

One of our own tried out for the 2012 Olympic Games this year. Kiara Jordan, 22, a psychology major in her senior year at MSU participated in a three-day tryout for the U.S. women’s national volleyball team. The university sent her on an all expense paid trip to Colorado Springs, where she competed … [Read more...]

UFC-bound from Wichita Falls

Hunter Tucker, 25, is an up-and-coming mixed martial artist from Wichita Falls. He has a professional record of 2 wins, no losses and an amateur record of 7-1. I was a witness to his only loss at a King of the Cage show at the Kiowa Casino in 2008. He had been punishing his opponent for two … [Read more...]

In the cage with Tolu

UFC 137, Penn vs. Diaz was a complicated affair. It was originally set for Oct.15 at the Echo Arena Liverpool in Liverpool, England.  Due to scheduling issues it was held at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on Oct. 29. The main event was initially set to be a battle between Nick Diaz … [Read more...]

Lil Wayne wows in Dallas

“Sleeping at the top, nightmares of the bottom. Everybody wanna be fly until you swat ‘em.” This is one of the many witty lines delivered by Lil Wayne at his show in Dallas last Saturday at the Gexa Energy Pavilion. They are the opening lyrics to his ‘Nightmares from the Bottom’ track, off his … [Read more...]

Jazz-ercise

"Where’s Jazz?” Jasmine Ellis could be anywhere. At the moment, it’s 9 p.m. The only sustenance the mass communication major has had all day is Chex Mix and a burrito she washed down with a Red Bull in the 92.9 NIN parking lot. 92.9 is the radio station where she’s been DJing three days a … [Read more...]