Meet the new Bruin: Sarah Laws

Meet the new Bruin: Sarah Laws

From Windy City to Music City, freshman Sarah Laws is a corporate communications major and plays forward on the women’s soccer team. She’s been playing soccer since she was 5 years old, and her favorite part about soccer is being a part of a team. “I just tried a bunch […]

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Meet the new Bruins: Emma Kate Liu

Meet the new Bruins: Emma Kate Liu

Freshman women’s golfer Emma Kate Liu has been playing golf since her freshman year of high school, but didn’t always enjoy the sport like she does today. “It used to be so frustrating, but then I saw the character-building aspect of it,” Liu said. “Once I started to get better […]

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Club Profile: Revamping Rugby

Club Profile: Revamping Rugby

There have been several rugby clubs at Belmont over the years, but none have been able to make a lasting impression on campus. The latest version of the club, founded during the 2014 fall semester, is hoping to change that trend and establish itself on and off the field. The […]

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Meet the new Bruin: Emily Whitcomb

Meet the new Bruin: Emily Whitcomb

Freshman and holding midfielder Emily Whitcomb sports a No. 11 jersey on the women’s soccer team. Although the Chicago native is new to Belmont’s soccer team, she is not new to playing soccer. “I started playing when I was 6 years old,” said Whitcomb. One of the reasons she chose […]

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Meet the new Bruin: Maggie Mullins

Meet the new Bruin: Maggie Mullins

Freshman volleyball player Maggie Mullins isn’t far from her family geographically, but they are on opposite ends of Belmont boulevard. The Nashville native’s sister attends Lipscomb. “We do get a couple of jokes like, ‘why aren’t you in purple and gold?’” she said. But it’s not very serious, said Mullins. […]

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Photo story: Women’s soccer loses to Troy

Photo story: Women’s soccer loses to Troy

The Belmont women’s soccer team fell to the Troy Trojans Sunday at E.S. Rose Park. Meg Howard scored Belmont’s only goal in the 73rd minute as the Trojans outscored the Bruins 2-1. Belmont slips to 1-6-1 before opening conference play at home against Tennessee Tech Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Photo […]

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Meet the new Bruin: Tori Simmons

Meet the new Bruin: Tori Simmons

For freshman Tori Simmons, choosing Belmont to play volleyball was an easy decision because of coach Tony Howell. “I love Tony as a coach, and I love him as a person. And he’s just a really good influence,” said Simmons. “He’s someone I know, and he has morals that I […]

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OPINION: Farewell to football

OPINION: Farewell to football

It was tough leaving my home behind when I went to college, but luckily I was able to bring a huge part of my life with me: soccer. Now a senior, I am about to say goodbye to that, too. I have played the sport since I was 5 years […]

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A trip to Rio-member for WBB

A trip to Rio-member for WBB

Belmont women’s basketball coach Cameron Newbauer wanted to take the team on a life-changing trip over the summer to somewhere that would put their lives in perspective. “Oftentimes, teams will take trips like that and go to lavish places,” said Newbauer. “I always wanted to take our team somewhere where […]

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Meet the new Bruin: Courtlyn Ison

Meet the new Bruin: Courtlyn Ison

She’s a small town girl but a big time player. Freshman Courtlyn Ison is a 6-foot-tall middle hitter and is already making an impact on the volleyball team. Unlike her height, her hometown of Ootlewah, Tennessee is anything but sizeable. “It’s a small exit, but we’re a big area,” said […]

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Becoming the 12th man

Becoming the 12th man

Photo courtesy: Belmont Athletics  The Belmont men’s soccer game broke attendance records on Aug. 28 at Rose Park against rival Lipscomb. After the first win of the season, the men’s soccer team had both its players and fans to thank. “The fans may not always see it that way but […]

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Meet the new Bruin: Dennis Kluba

Meet the new Bruin: Dennis Kluba

Freshman center midfielder Dennis Kluba is no stranger to the game of soccer. “Since I was five or six I’ve been on at least a rec team, and then just kept moving up through the system,” said Kluba. Even though Kluba has been playing for a while, he wants to […]

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