Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Webster Classics: Baseball team overcomes rival Washington University with shutout

Webster's baseball team was not going to let Washington University beat them again. 2018 was a year on a high for the Webster University...

‘Cross-country dad’ Dan Graber is named women’s cross-country coach of decade

Coach Dan Graber has worked at Webster for only seven years but still has been named cross-country Coach of the Decade after receiving the...

Local fitness retailer sees 392% increase in sales of exercise equipment during COVID-19

As fitness enthusiasts began to work out at home during the pandemic, Play It Again Sports saw a drastic increase in their sales of...

As winter season gets pushed back, student athletes push forward

Webster athletes like Darieana Hunter were training for the winter season when the start date was postponed. Now, all they can do is continue...

Former student athlete starts podcast to discuss world issues

Senior Blake Ferrell created a podcast titled "Blake's Blackboard Stories" to allow athletes at Webster to discuss and share their thoughts on current issues. Former...

Webster Classics: Men’s soccer team beats Greenville to win conference tournament

Many of the seniors on the 2009 men's soccer team were friends before arriving at Webster. The team was able to end their college...

Webster baseball players find new way to play during the summer

Webster Gorlok baseball players made a trip across the river to O'Fallon, Missouri to play in a 30-game, six-team league. Summer baseball is a tradition...

Masks pose a challenge to athletes in practices and workouts

“Right now, I feel if it weren’t for the mask I would be almost in perfect basketball condition,” Webster freshman and women's basketball player...

Freshmen begin college athletics after missing senior season

Freshman tennis player Cody Neal lost his spring season to COVID-19. He has not played a game since May 2019. Cody Neal has not played...

Webster Classics: 21-point comeback to secure home court for playoff tournament

The Webster women’s basketball team overcame their biggest deficit of the 2019-20 season. The win secured home-court advantage for the conference tournament. Beginning in...

Opinion: The NFL is now essential

The National Football League will kick off their season on Sept. 10. When the sport does return, it will offer another kind of "essential...

Teams forced to adjust practices due to COVID-19

Fall sports have been put on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but teams are still training. Practice looks different this year, though, as...

Athletes weigh options in hope of future normal season

Webster University's fall sports have been moved to the spring due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is causing athletes to take a look at...

Students rally to support athletic trainer

Student athletes at Webster have felt like the training room isn't the same without athletic trainer Martin Fields. Former and current athletes have rallied...

Webster alumnus makes Major League Baseball debut

On Aug. 23, Josh Fleming will pitch for the Tampa Bay Rays. The alumnus holds seven baseball records at Webster University. Webster alumnus Josh...

A World With No Sports Hits Hard For St. Louis Fans

By Nick Wagner In early March, the sports world was taken by storm. The NCAA cancelled its March Madness basketball tournament on March 12, leaving...