Reviews: Top Five Movies of the Summer
Guardians of the Galaxy
“Guardians of the Galaxy,” a No. 1 box office hit for four of the six weekends it’s been released, takes viewers on an action-packed, comedic adventure.
The movie features a band of criminals led by Peter Quill (Chris Pratt), who calls himself “Starlord.” After finding himself arrested and imprisoned, Quill allies himself with four other outcasts.
Each of them have different agendas. Peter Quill is running from the thieves who hired him to steal a ...
Movie Review: ‘The Maze Runner’
When Thomas wakes in a supply-filled box, hurtling up an elevator-like shaft, he finds his memory is a blank slate. He knows nothing — not how or why he got there, or even where here is. He can’t even remember his name.
The box opens upon reaching the top of the shaft and Thomas (Dylan O’Brien) is introduced to his new home called the Glade, a camp of sorts, inhabited by a group of teenage boys.
Thomas soon learns that all of the boys arrive at the Glade in the same way, once a ...
Tuttle Takes the Win, Leads Jackets to Second Place Finish
Ben Tuttle took the win at Cedarville’s Friendship Invitational to lead the men’s cross-county team to a second place finish with 41 points behind Cincinnati’s 24. Tuttle completed the eight-kilometer course in a time of 25 minutes, finishing just ahead of alumni Matt Brooker.
“I felt good,” Tuttle said. “It was nice to have an alumni help me pace and be in front of me to break the wind. It was good to have somebody else in front to help pull me along.”
Conditions were ...
Yellow Jackets Battle to Draw
The battle against visiting Lock Haven University Saturday night ended in a draw. The Cedarville men’s soccer team was on the offensive side for most of the 110 minutes played, but couldn’t manage to put one in the net.
Lock Haven played with a defensive game plan, often keeping nine men in the box. The Yellow Jackets outshot the Eagles 16-7 in regulation, not allowing an Eagles shot on goal. Cedarville narrowly missed several chances to score, most of their attempts sailing high over ...
Lady Jackets Prevail Over Shawnee State in Tight Match
The Cedarville volleyball team defeated Shawnee State in a tightly contested match, beating the Bears in five sets on Saturday afternoon. The Jackets won two of three on this week's home stand. Shawnee State entered the afternoon with a record of 9-5. The Jackets broke their losing skid Thursday night and were hoping to build momentum heading into conference play.
After Cedarville easily won the first set, 25-19, they soared in front in the second set. But after they opened to ...
Lady Jackets Soccer Drop Second Straight
The Cedarville women’s soccer team lost their second consecutive game this afternoon, falling to G-MAC opponent Kentucky Wesleyan 2-1 at home.
Cedarville fell behind early, giving up a goal in the 11th minute off a deflected shot. The Panthers added another goal in the 19th minute when a forward beat Hanna Harris on a breakaway after a pass that split the Lady Jackets’ defense. Cedarville fought back, cutting the lead in half on a beautifully executed play when Kristie Wolff headed in ...
Yellow Jackets Win Defensive Struggle
The Cedarville men’s soccer team got their first conference win of the season tonight, shutting out Kentucky Wesleyan University 1-0.
Cedarville controlled the ball in the first half, spending most of the time in Kentucky Wesleyan’s defensive third of the field, taking five shots to the Panther’s one. Despite their dominance, the Jackets were unable to put one in the back of the net and went into the half tied 0-0.
The second half continued much as the first had, with Cedarville ...
Lady Jackets Lose First Game of the Season
The Cedarville women’s soccer team lost their first game of the season in conference play Thursday night, falling to Trevecca Nazarene University 2-0.
Despite a 7-1 shots on goal advantage in the first half, Cedarville couldn’t capitalize and went into the halftime break tied 0-0. Trevecca came out of the break strong, scoring their first goal in the 47th minute. Anna Hoffman beat Cedarville keeper Hanna Harris on a 1-on-1 after she received a long pass that took her past the Cedarville ...