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Draft booms and busts

Draft booms and busts

Greg Heinen, Advertising Manager
April 26, 2012
Filed under Sports Features

Tonight begins Ted Thompson’s favorite time of the year: draft time. The first round of players will be selected tonight at 7:30. In honor of this event, below is a culmination of the best and worst first round draft picks in Packers history. Booms Aaron Rodgers, QB, University of California ...

Ryan Renon: the championship lifestyle

Ryan Renon: the championship lifestyle

Brandon Rooker, Staff Reporter
April 5, 2012
Filed under Sports Features

Ryan Renon was not successful in his 2012 campaign, if winning a national championship is the only qualification one has for a successful season. But for his coaches, teammates, and friends, there is more than just a “championship/no championship” grading scale on Renon’s success. If one...

Renon looks to become All-American

Brandon Rooker, Staff Reporter
March 7, 2012
Filed under Sports Features

On March 9-10, at the National Tournament in La Crosse, Wisconsin, junior Ryan Renon will attempt to do what only two other Lakeland College wrestlers have ever done before: become an All-American. The National Tournament is the next step for Renon, who successfully took the regional title for the...

Tim Tebow: a heart of gold

Ben Koepsell, Staff Reporter
February 1, 2012
Filed under Sports Features

When most people hear the name “Tim Tebow,” they immediately think of professional football (the NFL) or prepare to engage in some sort of religious debate concerning his strong Christian faith. What most people don’t know, though, is what kind of person Tebow is off of the football field. Most...

The tackling life

The tackling life

Danny Spatchek, Editor in Chief
December 8, 2011
Filed under Sports Features

For the first time this season, as John Wagner faces the line of scrimmage, his team is losing. It’s only the first quarter, and his team is only losing 7-6, but John’s team, the Sheboygan County Rebels, is never losing – not this year. In their regular season games against the eight ot...

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