Topic: Sports Column

Columns, Sports

Cohan ’17: Finding the beauty in sports

October 24, 2014 0 comments

Art is crafted. Sports are not. Art is deliberate. Sports are random. Art says something. Sports are something.


Firn ’16: Hanging on or hanging ’em up

October 17, 2014 0 comments

Hidden behind the headlines, the gifts and the thunderous ovations was one unsettling and undeniable truth: Derek Jeter was no longer Derek Jeter.

Columns, Sports

Blasberg ’18: Making waves: Enright ’08 and Towill ’11 lead Team Alvimedica

October 10, 2014 1 comment

Sound tactics and flawless boat handling led Charlie Enright ’08 and his team to an opening victory in this year’s Volvo Ocean Race’s in-port series.

Columns, Sports

Cohan ’17: D.C. sports: A history of frustration

October 6, 2014 0 comments

Remember when the Washington Capitals were the hot up-and-comers in the NHL?

Columns, Sports

Miller ’16: Farewell failure

September 29, 2014 0 comments

The symbolism of Jeter as the essence of the Yankees’ franchise is precisely the problem with his victory tour.


Firn ’16: Too big for his britches

September 26, 2014 0 comments

It’s not unreasonable to expect the figurehead of one of America’s most influential organizations to be forthright. It’s time for Roger Goodell to go.


Cohan ’17: Lessons from ‘Louie’ in sports and life

September 22, 2014 0 comments

Life doesn’t have a tone. It’s not pleasantly humorous, awkwardly funny, depressing, shocking or beautiful. It’s all those things and everything else.


Blasberg ’16: A look to the future

September 22, 2014 1 comment

Virtual players manipulated by gamers cannot abuse their children or girlfriends, garner controversial drug suspensions or sit trial for multiple homicides.


Cohan ’17: Footballism — America’s great obsession

September 8, 2014 0 comments

The end of summer means the start of a new season. Football season.


Firn ’16: It’s baaack — an NFL preview

September 8, 2014 0 comments

As of last Thursday’s clash between the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers, real football is officially back.