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Team Femme Fiana wins Roller Derby Championship

Team Femme Fiana wins Roller Derby Championship

April 23, 2017

It’s the last bout, the Femme Fiana’s chief leprechaun mascot, proudly waving an Irish flag in h...

Hawks season ends short of Another Super Bowl

February 8, 2017

The NFL season has been up and down for every franchise including the AFC Champion New England Patriots an...

3-1 Looking like 2013

3-1 Looking like 2013

October 19, 2016

The 2016 NFL season has been a roller coaster of emotion for the Seattle Seahawks and their fans. The Se...


Nik Gugelman, Sports Editor

April 13, 2015

Filed under Campus, Other, Sports

The Athletic Director of Pierce College, Duncan Stevenson, has brought an idea to the attention of the student government.  It is a $40,000 dollar investment that could bring more attention to our sporting world.  The project would be adding cameras to our gymnasium.  The camera’s have revolutionary capabilities in comparison...

Domestic violence in the NFL; Not Safe for Ladies

Domestic violence in the NFL; Not Safe for Ladies

February 19, 2015

This week on campus there has been a great amount of awareness brought to the subject of dating violence....

The Migrating Raiders Bird

January 27, 2014

Filed under Other, Sports

A Prominent Symbol of Pierce College Expands its Horizons Cameron Cyprain Contributing Writer This upcoming May will mark the 28th anniversary of Pierce College’s official logo. The Board of Trustees in office during May 1986 adopted the design, which features ‘Pierce College’ in a specialized type that is unique unt...

Raiders athletic booster club supports sports

November 29, 2012

Filed under Other, Soccer, Sports

Christian Read Staff Writer The men’s soccer season this year was called successful, yet, according to Head Coach Mark Lee, next season will be one to get excited about. During Lee’s first year as head coach, his first game started with a win over Tacoma Community College. His last game, a playoff game against Col...

Seasoned veterans dominate at flag football

November 15, 2012

Filed under Other, Sports

Group of diehards fulfill love of the game participating in unofficial college flag football league during freetime Glenn Dread Staff Writer  The Pacific Northwest has not produced many championship caliber teams, with exceptions in the form of the 1979 Seattle Supersonics and the two-time WNBA champion Seattle Storm. ...

The Mariners plan to make a positive change

May 25, 2012

Filed under Other, Sports

Marqus Ellis Staff Writer Trusting in the Mainers reconstruction blueprint will take both faith and patience but the fans have heard it all before and after six last places finishes in the past eight years, they want results not the promise of change. The club house of the Seattle Mariners are wondering when they will get ...

Relief for delayed onset muscle soreness

May 17, 2012

Filed under News, Other, Sports

Six easy tips to help get rid of pesky after workout pain Tamara Kelly Staff Writer After a big workout the fluid retention may be the cause of all that pain and stiffness from sore muscles. Here are few tips that can help alleviate the pain and get you back on the treadmill. Drink some orange juice after a toug...

NFL Draft: Seahawks

May 17, 2012

Filed under Other, Sports

Marqus Ellis Staff Writer The NFL Draft is one of the most amazing and surprising events of the year, with coverage from the top selections to the underdog college picks who have worked tirelessly to become a member of the National Football League. There has been a lot of talk about the two outstanding players comin...

Cheerleaders unite the Raider teams and fans

February 16, 2012

Filed under Other, Sports

Eleven hard working athletes work to unite as a family, team, and hard-working group of people Andrea Bell Staff Writer Lost among the many sports taking place on campus are the cheerleaders, and even though cheerleaders often get top billing and everyone knows whom they are, the hard working cheerleaders at this coll...

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