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Former college wrestler suing after series of concussions

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A former Old Dominion University wrestler has filed a lawsuit against the school, saying that despite being knocked out three times over a six-week period and exhibiting symptoms of concussions, coaches failed to refer him for medical treatment. 252 more words


University panel adopts expanded student-athlete protections

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A policy that would nearly triple the number of University of California student-athletes guaranteed continued financial aid in the event of a career-ending sports injury received unanimous approval Wednesday, May 11, from a committee of the university’s governing board. 812 more words


New Paltz Athletics

Playing a sport at the college level is a privilege and that is something that I have learned to be extremely true throughout my time at SUNY New Paltz. 202 more words

Check it out!

I just wanted to showcase a blog that I have found to be rather interesting, relating to sports and SUNY New Paltz.

Dancing Through Life, A Day in the Life of a College Performer, ( 41 more words

How Athletes Refuel

ThemBeing an athlete in college takes up a giant majority of your time. Leaving the little remaining time for showering, eating and sleeping. In New Paltz, there are so many different restaurants to refuel at. 226 more words

A Note on Terminology

It’s an accepted fact that student- athletes are kind of assholes. So, to further add to the stereotype, here’s a list of terms commonly used to describe others on campus. 89 more words

Adventures In Swimming