Deacon sports are looking hopeful

Posted by on Aug 24, 2014 in 2014 Freshman Tabloid, Life, Sports | 0 comments

It’s a new era for Wake Forest’s biggest sports. Jim Grobe (former head football coach) and Jeff Bzdelik (former head basketball coach) are out, and Dave Clawson and Danny Manning are in.

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Clawson names true freshman John Wolford as starting QB

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014 in Football, Sports | 0 comments

John Wolford has only been on campus two months, but he is already the starting quarterback for Wake Forest. Head Coach Dave Clawson made the announcement Aug. 11, a move that begins to distance Clawson’s era from the past two losing seasons. Some may wonder if Wolford had an advantage being that unlike redshirt sophomore Tyler Cameron and redshirt junior Kevin Sousa, Wolford was recruited by Clawson.

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Bzdelik returns to the NBA as an assistant

Posted by on Aug 4, 2014 in Men's Basketball, Sports | 0 comments

After a few forgettable seasons coaching the Wake Forest men’s basketball team, Jeff Bzdelik resigned to begin a new era of Demon Deacon basketball under Danny Manning. However, Bzdelik was not out of work for long.

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What to take away from the 2014 World Cup

Posted by on Jul 16, 2014 in Featured, Press Box, Sports | 0 comments

I’m not sure whether I should envy or pity anyone who managed to avoid watching, talking or thinking about the World Cup for the past month. On the one hand, there isn’t a major void in their daily routines where the Cup once was.They’re not constantly checking the ESPN app for score updates or tweeting about questionable amounts of stoppage time being added after regulation. But on the other hand, they missed out on all of the fun. All of it.

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MLB first half recap

Posted by on Jun 29, 2014 in Sports | 0 comments

As Major League Baseball (MLB) closes in on the Midsummer Classic (also known as the All-Star Game played July 15 at Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins), it is time for a mid-season report in case your summer nights have been filled with laughter, fishing, and s’mores instead of watching baseball games.

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Wake Forest basketball to see changes on the court

Posted by on Jun 25, 2014 in Men's Basketball, Sports | 0 comments

It has been a big spring and summer for Wake Forest basketball thus far. While many who keep up with the program knew that changes would come when former head coach Jeff Bzdelik resigned from leading the Demon Deacons, no one knew exactly what those changes would be. Now that Danny Manning has arrived in Winston-Salem and began to tinker with the program, a few former Deacon players have decided to part ways with Wake Forest, while new players have decided to give Manning and Mother So Dear a shot.

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