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Quidditch, dance teams take hit on participants, budget

Now that we are two weeks into the new semester, academics are in full swing and recreational teams and clubs are beginning to regroup. Anticipation is spreading quickly across campus. However, there are a few questions floating around concerning the [...]

September 9, 2016 Club Sports, Sports

Sandspur stadium gets a makeover

Rollins spends 800K in expanding the Sandspur field to meet NCAA regulation, as well as to prevent injury and make the field more soccer and lacrosse friendly. “15 feet.. What’s the difference?” has been a question echoing around campus since [...]

September 10, 2014 Club Sports, Larosse, Soccer, Sports, Uncategorized

Welcome Back, Tars Football

Rollins Football has been continuing to progress and gain traction since its recent reincarnation, a move that awakened a tradition long forgotten since the program’s termination in 1949. In the 2011 two-game season, the team played their first football game [...]

September 27, 2012 Club Sports, Sports

Rollins Learns How to Defend Itself

The fear of going down a dark alley and finding someone unknown waiting for you at the end of it may be inevitable. However, Rollins College is debuting a new organization that potentially wipes this fear away. Patrick Smith ‘15 [...]

March 2, 2012 Club Sports, Sports

Quidditch Flies to NYC

The newly-formed CenTars represent Rollins at 2011 Quidditch World Cup. Who says that magic doesn’t exist? This weekend, the Rollins Quidditch team, also known as the CenTars, got to experience magic firsthand at a local soundstage and later in New [...]

November 17, 2011 Campus, Club Sports, Features, Sports, Student Orgs

Brooms Up! Quidditch Flies to Mills

To the average Muggle here at Rollins, students running around with broomsticks held between their legs may seem a bit peculiar, but not to Harry Potter lovers and wizarding sport fans alike. This year, Rollins joined more than 200 other [...]

November 3, 2011 Campus, Club Sports, Features, Sports, Student Orgs

Presidential Ping-Pong

When I think of ping-pong tournaments, I think of the movies Forrest Gump and Balls of Fury, not college presidents. President Duncan, however, would not think of being anywhere else except the second-floor gym on ping-pong night. An annual event, [...]

November 3, 2011 Campus, Club Sports, Features

Support the Comeback

The stands are filled, a sea of blue and gold. The student body of Rollins is electrified with excitement about the return of its football team. Indeed, the future of Rollins football speaks to the school’s motto, Fiat Lux, brimming [...]

November 3, 2011 Club Sports, Sports

Wake Up, It’s Football Season

It was a long, hot summer, but now that feeling in the air is back. I get up a bit earlier this time of year. I think I even have an extra bounce in my step. My morning coffee tastes [...]

September 22, 2011 Club Sports, Sports

Rollins Football Kicks Off

Sometimes, dreams are just thoughts conjured up in the mind with bits of detail scattered about. Some people go about their days wishing for dreams to come true, while others take hold and make them happen. Jeff Hoblick ‘14 is [...]

September 1, 2011 Club Sports, Sports