Team second in PacWest

The Falcons’ women’s basketball team won both games of last week’s road trip to set up an opportunity to move into the top spot in the conference this week at home. With wins over Western Oregon and Humboldt State, the women improved to 14-3 overall and 9-3 in conference. With losses by Western Washington and […]


The last week has been difficult for me, and it’s not because my bold Giants prediction in last week’s column backfired on me. I’m not going to write a witty, funny column, because, well, I don’t feel like being funny. You have to understand that there is a soft underbelly that hides under my gruff […]

Intramural Corner

On Monday night, the annual intramural free-throw competition took place in the main gym. Sophomore Glen Sobrepena of Fourth Ashton and freshman Adam Person of Sixth Hill both were a perfect 25 of 25 to take the top spots in the event for the men’s division. Senior Kelsey Backen of Moyer was 24 of 25 […]

Men split two on road

The SPU men’s basketball team wrapped up a four-game road trip with a win against No. 25 Humboldt State, pushing them to second place in the West Division of the PacWest Conference. With three seconds left in the game, sophomore guard Aaron Bellessa caught an air-ball miss and laid the ball up, pushing the Falcons […]

Team Loses to Div. 1 opponents

The SPU women’s gymnastics team was downed by two Division I foes on Sunday. The Falcons competed against No. 2 Stanford and No. 16 University of Washington at the Huskies’ Bank of America Arena. Either team would guarantee an extremely challenging meet, and together, they did just that. Stanford was the victor in Sunday’s match-up, […]

The Wedding Planner

Hoping to be the smash hit romantic comedy of the season, Adam Shankman’s directorial debut, "The Wedding Planner," opened on Friday. Starring Jennifer Lopez and Matthew McConaughey, it was supposed to be "the date movie of the year." Save the $7; the movie doesn’t come close to the goals they had intended. "The Wedding Planner" […]