Falcons juggle school, sports

You see them in the library, catching up on their latest reading assignment for their Shakespeare class. You see them in the cafeteria as they make the lap around Gwinn, deciding what to get for lunch. You see them in the bookstore spending hundreds of dollars on the same books you had to buy last […]

Volleyball coach resigns

On Wednesday Kellie Ryan announced that she would be stepping down as head coach of the Falcon volleyball team. When asked about her resignation, Ryan wrote in an email: "SPU is a fantastic institution and as an alumna it’s been a pleasure representing the University on the court and in the volleyball community. Watch the […]

SPU takes third nationally

It was Seattle Pacific’s turn to shine, and shine they did. After a league season full of unfortunate injuries and unexpected circumstances, the SPU gymnasts have swung, flipped and twisted their way to third place at the USA Gymnastics National Championships. But the Falcons did not stop there. SPU went on to win an unprecedented […]

SPUGs look to NY

Saturday, while the SPU gymnasts were hard at work practicing for their upcoming trip to nationals, one of their teammates was across town competing at the Bank of America Arena on the University of Washington campus. Sophomore Debra Huss was the sole SPU gymnast to compete in the NCAA West Regional Championships for Division I […]

SPU downs UAA

Road trips, hanging out on the beach, doing absolutely nothing — these are a few things that the average student does over Spring break. But the Falcon gymnasts are anything but average students. While their classmates were leaving to spend their breaks in California, Hawaii, Italy and other exciting locations, the SPU gymnasts (SPUGs) were […]

SPU gets win in Brougham

It has been four years since it last happened. The Falcons were ready this time, and when the opportunity came, they took it and ran with it. Friday night Sacramento State (8-8) walked into Royal Brougham looking for a victory but what they left with was the taste of defeat. Last season Sacramento State handed […]

Sullivan holds No. 2 in nation

Dedicated. Determined. Hard working. These are just some of the words that her coaches and teammates use to describe sophomore SPU gymnast Sarah Sullivan. "Sarah has such a passion for gymnastics," said Assistant Coach Kathy Siwek. That passion has had plenty of time to develop considering that Sullivan started tumbling around the age of five. […]

SPUGs take third at OSU

This past weekend the Falcons traveled down to Corvallis, Ore. where they faced nationally-ranked No. 12 Oregon State University (OSU) and California. The meet took place in Gill Coliseum in front of nearly 3000 fans. OSU took the top honors with a score of 195.925 and was followed by Cal who scored 190.925. SPU came […]