21 Feb 2017

The NFL’s Curious Drug Policy: How Painkillers Became An Acceptable Drug By Ryan Malley

If you have a back spasm, pop a pill, if you cannot make your cuts on your sprained ankle, pop a pill, if you are trying to get back to playing after shoulder surgery, maybe pop a few pills. But if you played Sunday night on the West Coast and then are playing Thursday night on...
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14 Feb 2017

NCAA schools united around one goal by Charlie Esquivel

Academics and community service as the pathway to opportunity. The NCAA provides college athletes with a pathway to opportunity. Although only 2% of college student athletes that play in NCAA sports make it into a professional sports league it serves as beneficial for the...
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07 Dec 2016

Men’s Soccer Recap by Tristan Alvarado

As the Argonaut men’s soccer team has finished their season it is time for a quick recap on how their season went for them.  The men’s soccer team finished the season with an overall record of 9-9 and in their conference ended with 7-6.  The season was full of its ups...
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07 Dec 2016

Volleyball Season Recap by Tristan Alavarado

With the volleyball season over it is time for a season recap.  The lady Argos went (10-17) overall.  At home they were (5-9) and in the PacWest conference they went (8-12). A highlight and huge stand out player on the team was Bianca Alvarez.  Alvarez was named Argonaut of the...
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07 Dec 2016

Volleyball Season Recap by Tristan Alvarado

With the volleyball season over it is time for a season recap.  The lady Argos went (10-17) overall.  At home they were (5-9) and in the PacWest conference they went (8-12). A highlight and huge stand out player on the team was Bianca Alvarez.  Alvarez was named Argonaut of the...
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07 Dec 2016

Supplements and Powders by Antoinette Watson

NCAA has a list of banned drugs for student athletes. Steroids are the first thing most people think of when they hear the term performance enhancing drugs, and although steroids are one of them, there are many more substances that fall under the term. Other substances can be...
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07 Dec 2016

Athletic Brand Change by Ethan Espiritu

Notre Dame de Namur’s athletics recently signed a contract with Under Armour to use Under Armour apparel and uniforms. Under Armour’s mission statement is to “make all athletes better through passion, design, and the relentless pursuit of innovation”(Under Armour). All teams...
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