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NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

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NYU's Independent Student Newspaper

Washington Square News

After finishing 15th at the NCAA Indoor Championships last year, Evelyn Nkanga is setting up for an impressive sophomore campaign.

Track and Field Sophomore Evelyn Nkanga Earns All-American Honors

By Warner Radliff, Deputy Sports Editor March 26, 2018
NYU track and field star Evelyn Nkanga earned All-American honors as the fifth-ranked triple jumper in the country.
Martin Brekke at a Kids Action for Kids event.

Student Athlete’s Charity to Fundraise at Division III Week

By Warner Radliff, Staff Writer March 19, 2018
Senior swimmer Martin Brekke's charity is the highlight of NYU Division III week.
C.J. Picerni, the first NYU baseball player selected for the MLB draft in 40 years.

Catching Up With MLB Draftee CJ Picerni

By Bela Kirpalani, Staff Writer March 19, 2018
Catching up with Cj Picerni, former NYU baseball player and current minor league coach.
NYU baseball game on Mar. 6, 2018.

Weekly Sports Update: March 10 to March 18

By Maddie Howard, Sports Editor March 19, 2018
A recap of spring break for all things NYU Athletics.
The NYU Stern Rugby team for Spring 2017.

This Club Means Business

By Warner Radliff, Staff Writer February 26, 2018
An inside look at NYU's Stern Club Rugby team.
The wrestling team is coming off a strong season, and will look to continue its tradition of success this year.

Weekly Sports Update: Feb. 23 to Feb. 25

By Maddie Howard, Sports Editor February 26, 2018
An update from all thing NYU Athletics the weekend of Feb. 23-25.
Sports journalist Jemele Hill, who has joined the staff of EPSN’s The Undefeated.

NYU Reacts: Jemele Hill Steps Down from SportsCenter

By Maddie Howard, Tori Bianco, and Ari Mayhew February 26, 2018
NYU students react to Jemele Hill's suspension and move from the SportsCenter desk.
Josie Aslakson practices for the 2018 World Championships for wheelchair basketball.

Tisch Senior Reselected for US Wheelchair Basketball Team

By Bela Kirpalani, Contributing Writer February 20, 2018
Tisch student Josie Aslakson earns a spot U.S. Women's Wheelchair Basketball Team.
An athlete in the Palladium Athletic Facility opens the Spotify app before a workout.

Student-Athletes Hit Play on Pre-Game Hype Playlists

By Tori Bianco, Staff Writer February 20, 2018
Need to increase your hype levels? Check out what NYU varsity athletes listen to before competitions.
Kaitlyn Read flips the ball to a teammate during an offensive drill.

Kaitlyn Read: The Star of NYU Women’s Basketball

By Warner Radliff, Contributing Writer February 19, 2018
Graduate student Kaitlyn Read nears the end of her unparalleled NYU Women's Basketball career.
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles holds up the Superbowl trophy after their victory over the New England Patriots on Feb. 4.

After a Historic Super Bowl Victory, Philadelphia Joins an Elite Club

By Brendan Duggan, Contributing Writer February 12, 2018
The Philadelphia Eagles join the ranks of the greatest football players in the country.
The Evolution of Title IX in Sports

The Evolution of Title IX in Sports

By Warner Radliff, Contributing Writer February 12, 2018
Title IX has lead to changes throughout both the collegiate and professional sports world.