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Cedarville Takes First Big Loss to No. 11 Ashland as Injuries Pile Up

by Abigail Hintz Cedarville faced their biggest test on Saturday afternoon taking on G-MAC opponent No. 11 Ashland, but were unable to make it happen, falling 79-52 in their first big loss of the season. The Lady Jackets are now 4-2 on the season and 1-1 in the G-MAC. The Jackets were led by senior Emily Chapman with 16 points and five rebounds. Sophomore Lydia Sweeney stepped up with 12 points and senior Allison Mader had a solid all-around performance with eight points and a team-high ...

The Making of a Franchise: Why Some Succeed Where Others Fail

by Janie Walenda It feels like everything is a franchise nowadays.  Every movie sets up a sequel, and more often than not, it gets one.  Few franchises, however, are truly successful.  Most fizzle out thanks to underwhelming sequels that drag on far beyond where they should.  What about those few franchises that are both long-lasting and successful overall? What makes them succeed where so many fail?  First and foremost, the movies are usually connected.  Though seemingly obvious, ...

Lady Jackets Top UIndy In Another Comeback Victory

by Abigail Hintz Cedarville women's basketball rode four double-digit performances to a 75-64 comeback victory over a winless University of Indianapolis Greyhounds. It was a tale of two halves for the Jackets who came out sluggish and lacking energy before picking it up at halftime and winning the second half 46-26. The Lady Jackets are now 3-1 on the season as they head into conference play after Thanksgiving break. Head coach Jason Smith acknowledged the slow start but is seeing a ...

McKinney RAs Continue to Foster a Strong Community for Their Residents, Regardless of a Lack of Hall Events

by Avonlea Brown McKinney Hall is located on Cedar Lake Drive next to the ever-busy Printy Hall. As a result, one would think that McKinney would make an effort to be a part of campus life. Yet it is known as an exceptionally quiet dorm. The population of McKinney Hall consists of busy students who have little to no time for busy dorm life. McKinney does not have any specialized events or traditions that make them stand out on campus. “I feel like McKinney doesn’t have any traditions ...

Lady Jackets Outwork Eagles for Gritty Overtime Win

by Abigail Hintz Junior Paige Garr led the Cedarville women's basketball team to a huge a comeback from a 17-point defecit for a dramatic 88-82 overtime win over the University of Southern Indiana to roundout the Midwest Region Crossover. Garr had a career-high 25-point performance, followed by senior Emily Chapman with 20 and senior Isabelle Bolender with 19. Cedarville knew Saturday's contest was going to be completely different than Friday night's blowout of Lake Superior State. The ...

Women’s Basketball Opens Season with a Bang

by Abigail Hintz The Cedarville women's basketball team opened their 2021-22 campaign with a bang Friday night as they took down the Lake Superior State University Lakers 88-37. Senior Isabelle Bolender led the Lady Jackets and began her senior year in style with an impressive performance, putting up 20 points on 11 attempts, all but two of which were made in the first half. Cedarville's playing style under new head coach Jason Smith seemed to rely less on points from deep compared to ...

Men’s Basketball Aiming High Ahead of New Season

by Josh Decker The 2020-2021 season was a difficult yet successful year for the Cedarville men’s basketball team. After finishing with a 10-8 regular season record, the Yellow Jackets entered last season’s Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC) tournament as the No. 6 seed and notched key victories over Kentucky Wesleyan and Findlay before ultimately falling just short to Malone in the G-MAC tournament championship. Now with the 2021-2022 campaign on the horizon, Cedarville is ...

Miller and Hensley Lead Jackets to Third Straight Win

by Abigail Hintz Lady Jackets volleyball took down G-MAC defensive rivals the Ursuline College Arrows 3-1 (21-25, 25-20, 25-23, 25-20) on Saturday afternoon for their third straight win. The Jackets now move to 5-6 in the conference and 8-10 overall and are in a great spot after their two weekend wins to make the postseason tournament. The Jackets were led by senior outside hitter Liene Miller and junior outside hitter Riley Hensley with 20 kills apiece. Hensley showed an impressive 20 ...

Come for Leftovers: Local Restaurant Reviews

By Kristina Birt As the semester has gone on, I’ve realized how much I’ve missed fresh breakfast food. While Chuck’s does have some options with the grill and breakfast bar, there is just something missing about the homey feeling of brunch. With the help from some of my friends, here are a few restaurant recommendations for breakfast or brunch food for a large brunch gathering, a one-on-one, or a date.   Blueberry Café The Blueberry Cafe is in Bellbrook, thirty minutes ...

An Overview of President Joe Biden’s Term to Date

By Esther Fultz According to Gallup poll results released Aug. 20, American opinions regarding President Joe Biden are very mixed.  Following the withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan, 49% of Americans were in favor of Biden while 51% did not support him or were unsure on their stance. Dr. Robert Clark, Assistant Professor of History, pointed to Biden’s recent decision to share nuclear technology with Australia as a positive aspect of Biden’s presidency.  While the decision did come ...