Falcon defense holds off loggers

Saturday brought another beautiful sunny day for the SPU men’s rugby club, but this time the sun smiled on the Falcons as they defeated University of Puget Sound (UPS), 25-20. In the final minutes of the game, the UPS Loggers sent the Falcons a return kick, which was snagged by senior outside-center Tyler Jennings. Jennings […]

No. 1 seed goes to Falcons

Expectations were high Saturday evening as 540 fans packed into Royal Brougham Pavilion to witness the Falcons clinch the No. 1 seed in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference (GNAC), defeating Northwest Nazarene University (NNU) 75-58. With Saturday’s win, the Falcons moved to 25-0 overall and 16-0 in the GNAC. "To be honest, it’s not [that] […]

Daligcon lives out her passion

If Erika Daligcon’s life were a tapestry, running would be the brightest colored thread. From her athletic endeavors and blossoming coaching career to her Christian walk and classroom presence, new cross country head coach Daligcon looks to running for words of wisdom. "The things I’ve learned as an athlete have helped me in life off […]

Beam brings down score

Falcon gymnasts suffered a loss on Friday leaving them with a 1-6 season record and three games left in league play. SPU must make their move and get higher overall scores or risk sitting nationals out, senior Ashley Domres said. The Falcons faced off against both Southern Utah University (SUU) and Boise State University (BSU) […]

Magnuson is cool under pressure

Libby Magnuson, a 5-foot-10-inch senior with wavy, reddish-brown hair, describes herself as an outdoors person who loves to slackline and read National Geographic magazine. If you ask her for her least favorite subject in school, she may be hard-pressed to give you an answer. "Does spelling count?" Magnuson joked. "I like to learn…. It’s not […]

Student spotlight

In “Student Spotlight,” we approach random students on campus and ask them to share a little about themselves and some of their opinions on recent issues and life at SPU. You could be next! Sophmore Zeek Earl Major: English, creative writing Hometown: Salem, Ore. Where do you currently live? Sixth Hill. Are you going to […]