Dance team sets the stage for regional titles

Dance team sets the stage for regional titles

Kelby Arnold, Staff Writer
February 20, 2015
Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The dance team won its ninth title for pom at the state competition this past December, finished... Read more »

A night with the Des Moines Buccaneers

A night with the Des Moines Buccaneers

Matt Doyle, Marketing Editor
February 20, 2015
Filed under Sports

Des Moines is home to many Iowa-exclusive attractions— Adventureland, the Des Moines Social Club and two hockey teams, the Iowa Wild and the Des Moines Buccaneers. The Tier 1... Read more »

Vikings warm up for homerun season

Vikings warm up for homerun season

Matt Spurlock, Staff Writer
February 20, 2015
Filed under Sports

Softball season is about to begin, and after a solid season last year that landed the Vikings a second-place spot in the conference, the women said they are motivated... Read more »

Athletic success demonstrates recruiting capabilities

Angela Lose, Staff Writer
February 20, 2015
Filed under Sports

The athletics teams have becoming increasingly prominent on campus and many of them have been making their mark in history. Due to this success, Grand View has been focusing on recruiting a lot more. While football and wrestling have had a significant number of athletes participating in recent years,... Read more »

Tennis teams off to a swinging start for the 2015 season

Tennis teams off to a swinging start for the 2015 season

Sarah Price, Staff Writer
February 20, 2015
Filed under Sports

After overcoming injuries and losing players, the tennis teams are ready to set out and conquer the season. Last fall, the women’s team played well and ended the season... Read more »

Diabetes soccer game elevates awareness

Jenny Jones, Staff Writer
February 13, 2015
Filed under Sports

Diabetes is a disease in which the human body is unable to produce any or enough insulin, which causes elevated levels of sugar in the blood. The 2014 National Diabetes Statistics Report stated that 29.1 million Americans... Read more »

Let’s wrestle

Let’s wrestle

February 13, 2015
Filed under Sports

AIB athletes frustrated over merger

Claribel Vizcarra, Staff Writer
February 13, 2015
Filed under Sports

AIB’s decision to cut athletics after its merger with the University of Iowa has forced student-athletes to seek opportunities elsewhere. When AIB announced the prospective merger, the school made little effort... Read more »

Viking continues to pursue soccer career

Viking continues to pursue soccer career

Molly Adams, Staff Writer
February 13, 2015
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Women’s basketball coach reflects on his 15 seasons with the Vikings

Women’s basketball coach reflects on his 15 seasons with the Vikings

Matt Spurlock, Staff Writer
February 6, 2015
Filed under Sports

Fifteen years ago, Garey Smith came to Grand View to coach basketball. What’s kept him here, beyond his love for coaching, is a supportive community. It’s Smith’s 43rd... Read more »

Winter weather no longer an issue for golf teams

Claribel Vizcarra, Staff Writer
February 6, 2015
Filed under Sports

With winter storms and cold temperatures plaguing much of the state, Iowa might not seem like the ideal place for a golf team to begin practice. However, for the Viking golf teams, the weather will not hold them back. Even... Read more »

RAGBRAI announces 2015 route

RAGBRAI announces 2015 route

Angela Lose, Staff Writer
February 6, 2015
Filed under Sports

For seven days, bikers will be pedaling their way through Iowa to complete the 43rd Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa. This event brings in participants from all over the country and consists of biking... Read more »