Mock Trial wants to make a statement

At St. Ambrose University in Davenport this weekend, a Grinnell team will take the court solely focused on victory.  Expect the team to dive right in, emotions to be running high, some tense game-time decisions and, basically, a life-or-death situation, at least, depending on the case. However, it’s not basketball in the hot-seat, or swimming…

Pioneers try to get back on their feet

The Grinnell Men’s Basketball team won against non-conference foe Fontbonne University, 121-98, last Sunday at Darby Gymnasium, tying their highest mark for most points in a single game this season—the team scored 121 points in a non-conference victory over Aurora University back on Nov. 27. It was just the sixth game the team has scored…

Women’s Basketball nears the end

It’s been nearly two decades since the Grinnell Women’s Basketball team finished at the top of their conference. Indeed, many of the players on Grinnell’s young team hadn’t even been born when the 1990-91 squad took the Midwest Conference title. Yet even while heading into the end of a tough 2009-10 season that has netted…

Superbowl comes down to QB

In a season that has seen 12 teams throw for over 4,000 yards, it should be apparent to everybody who watches that the NFL is smack-dab in the middle of a passing revolution. It seems only fitting that the two most explosive offenses in the league will square off in this year’s title tilt. Both…