SPU places at Championships

With commitment, hard work and perseverance behind them, three talented SPU track and field athletes competed in the NCAA Division II Track and Field Championships last Thursday, Friday and Saturday, May 25-27, in Bradenton, Florida. Senior thrower Sammi Markham, senior long jumper Kyra Brannan and junior distance runner Mary Charleson all competed in the Championships […]

Colosimo’s unplanned season

Sophomore guard’s double knee injuries forced him to redshirt

Sophomore guard Gabe Colosimo, a member of the SPU men’s basketball team, returned to school early last September feeling prepared and motivated for a new year of playing the sport he loves so dearly. The Falcons were going to be led by a new coaching staff and had finished the previous season strongly, so Colosimo […]

Holland returns to field

SPU women’s soccer concludes spring season

For the last 13 months, SPU women’s soccer junior midfielder Brooke Holland has been dealing with injuries. This week, during the Falcons’ final week of spring season, Holland was finally given the all clear to begin running again, an action she hadn’t been able to do since she received injections into her two torn groin […]

Falcons deliver solid performance once again

SPU women’s soccer team rises up against challenging DI opponents

For the SPU women’s soccer team, spring season has never solely been about attaining wins. Rather, it is about the collective improvement of individuals and the team, with victory being an added bonus. Therefore the team’s current spring exhibition season can be considered very successful. The Falcons played their second to last spring season game […]

Tough match ends spring season

SPU men’s soccer looking to take improvements into the fall season

The SPU men’s soccer team concluded their 2017 Spring Exhibition Season in a fiery and physical cross-city match up against the University of Washington. On Saturday afternoon, April 29, the Falcons took on the Huskies, who had recently completed a sweet 16 run in the NCAA tournament during their regular fall season. The UW men […]

Stinson save-ing the game

Junior goalkeeper prepares for last competitive soccer season

Tough games often bring out the best in teams; they force every member to step up, and, for some, that goes without recognition. For junior Falcon goalkeeper Molly Stinson, that is not the case. Stinson from Woodinville, Washington has been the starting goalkeeper for the Falcons since her second year at SPU, after the previous […]

SPU plays semi- professional team

Women’s soccer team prepares for regular season with challenging matchups

The SPU women’s soccer team entered the field once again this spring season with a determined mindset that focused on improving aspects of their game that were lacking in their first match up. Last Thursday night, April 13, on their home turf at Interbay Stadium, the Falcons were ready to give themselves the best opportunity […]

Spring ball begins for women’s soccer

Falcons focus on growth for spring exhibition season

The SPU women’s soccer team had been waiting eagerly for the first game day of spring season to arrive. The large four-month gap between the end of fall season and the start of spring season gave the players plenty of time to rest and recover, but now again the team enters the field with their […]