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Lady Jackets Volleyball Loses Heartbreaker to Malone

by Abigail Hintz Cedarville volleyball lost a tight match Tuesday night against Malone University, 3-1. The Pioneers took down the Jackets with no set ending more than three points apart (23-25, 26-24, 22-25, 26-28). Cedarville is now 2-11 overall and sixth place (1-5) in the G-MAC West, while Malone moves to second place in the East. Senior outside hitter Taylor Wilkerson led the stat sheet with 21 kills, 25 digs and two aces. Sophomore middle hitter Lauren Willow also stood out, ...

Women’s Soccer Keeps Rolling With Win Over Ursuline

by Abigal Hintz The Cedarville Lady Jackets kept their winning streak rolling with a 1-0 defeat of Ursuline College on Saturday evening. Creativity was the name of the game that moved the team to 5-1 overall and 4-1 in the G-MAC, while also extending their winning streak to three. Olivia Hoffman was the lone goal scorer, snatching her third goal of the season with a power shot from distance two minutes before the end of the first half. Cedarville and Ursuline seemed fairly evenly ...

Lady Jackets Soccer Calm the Lake Erie Storm

by Tim Smith Newton’s First Law states that an object in motion will stay in motion unless stopped by an immovable force. Though this rule doesn’t exactly apply to sports, the Cedarville Lady Jackets seemed to put it to use on Thursday night in a 4-0 win over the Lake Erie Storm. Mackenzie Northcutt scored for the Lady Jackets in the fifth minute, putting Cedarville up 1-0 early in the game. Lake Erie pressured the Cedarville defense the entire game, but to no avail. Cedarville looked ...

CU Men’s Soccer Wins on Late Chip

by Abigail Hintz The Cedarville men’s soccer team pulled out a thrilling 1-0 win in their Saturday night match against Malone University. The G-MAC competition was played amidst remnants of Tropical Storm Gordon, which brought some tough conditions to the Athletes In Action Sports Complex. The Jackets came out with energy in the first half, with two chances and a corner kick in the first two minutes of play. Freshman Bryce Childers was active early in the match, creating several chances ...

Lady Jackets Soccer Drown Out Pioneers

by Tim Smith The Cedarville Lady Jackets easily dispatched the Malone Pioneers 4-0 on Saturday. The game was a much needed pick-me-up after their loss to Walsh, improving their record to 3-1 overall. “We just wanted to come out and give it our all, be first to every ball and really start connecting with each other,” midfielder Hannah Atkinson said, who produced two goals in the winning effort. Atkinson was not wrong about the Jackets' wanting to lay everything on the line in this ...

CU Volleyball drops home opener to Walsh

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Lady Jackets were swept by the Walsh Cavaliers on Wednesday night in Cedarville's 2018 home opener. Cedarville falls to 1-7 and 0-1 in the G-MAC after losing 25-16, 25-17, and 25-19. Sophomore hitter Lauren Willow chalked up eight kills and senior hitter Taylor Wilkerson tallied six. Sophomore setter Sierra Schuitema added 19 assists. Head coach Greg Smith said the atmosphere in Callan was intense, but the Lady Jackets must continue to grind in order to show ...

Intro to Intramurals

by Tim Miller Did you think the glory days of your lackluster athletic career were over? Well, think again. You have the chance to enjoy the privilege of being a mediocre athlete once again through intramurals. Athletes ranging from those who claim they would’ve played in college had they not gotten hurt, to individuals who want an excuse to flirt with or impress a member of the opposite sex, are free to participate in intramurals. Regardless of your motive, you should join an intramural ...

Cedarville Softball Picks Up Two Wins Over Ursuline

by Joshua Stevens Cedarville softball picked up two hard fought conference wins against Ursuline on Friday, winning 2-1 and 4-3. The Lady Jackets (26-14, 15-3 GMAC) currently sit at third place in the standings, behind Findlay and Ohio Dominican. The Arrows (11-23-1, 6-9-1 GMAC) jumped out to an early lead in the first game after a home run into right field. The Lady Jackets outhit the Arrows 6-2 in the game, but left runners on base early, until sophomore Hannah Lord singled and allowed ...

Lady Jackets Softball Swept by Indy

by Joshua Stevens A Lady Jackets comeback was stopped just short in the second game of a doubleheader on Tuesday, as Cedarville softball lost both of its games against Indianapolis 5-2 and 8-3. The two losses bring the Lady Jackets’ seven-game win streak to an end. The Lady Jackets (23-13, 12-2 GMAC) had opportunities to score in the first game, but were unable to take full advantage. They had the bases loaded in each of the first three innings, but came away with just two runs. No Lady ...

Cedarville Lady Jackets’ Season Over, Left Out of NCAA Tournament

by Tim Miller The field of 64 teams that make it to the NCAA Division II Women's Basketball Tournament was released tonight, and the Cedarville Lady Jackets did not make the cut to be one of eight teams that represent the Midwest Region this March. The Lady Jackets were likely the first team out of the region, with only the top eight teams being released. The makeup of the national tournament is divided into eight regions of eight teams. Cedarville (24-6, 18-4 G-MAC) had been ranked sixth ...