Sports

Softball settles down with new coach

As the snow slowly melts in Iowa the Grinnell Softball Team gears up to head to Florida. Their annual Spring Break training trip to warmth will host their first 8 games of the season. The team can’t wait to get on a real field.  “We’re all counting down the days to Florida,” outfielder Hannah LaFollette…

Hawsey departs, Pedersen named interim coach

By Michael Schoelz After just two years as head football coach of the Pioneers, Max Hawsey resigned from his post to take over as offensive coordinator at Austin College in Austin, Texas. Director of Athletics and Recreation Greg Wallace named Jeff Pedersen, formerly the defensive coordinator and linebacker’s coach, as the interim head coach. Hawsey…

Senior Shotts stands alone

By Marcus Eagan For the Grinnell Women’s Basketball team, in past years, the final home game of the season is known as “Senior Day,” and is meant to recognize the career accomplishments of the outgoing senior athletes. This year’s Senior Day was against Monmouth last Saturday, the team’s season finale and the lone senior in…