Category: Sports

MCN to Re-Air 2006 Final Four Run Until Sports Return

By Natalie Heavren  Editor’s Note: This piece is a work of fiction written for Fourth Estate’s satire issue, Faux Estate. On March 32 Mason Cable Network (MCN) announced that in the wake of the cancelation of all major sporting events…

In Times of Crisis, It’s Sports To The Rescue

By Conor Forrest Staff Writer It came and went in just a few short days. It was late August in 2005 when the most destructive storm in modern American history rocked the southern gulf coast of the U.S. Right in…

Mason Starships starts new Delivery League

Students modify delivery robots to compete in five deadly trials. By Alexandria McAlpine Faux Estate Correspondent Editor’s Note: This piece is a work of fiction written for Fourth Estate’s satire issue, Faux Estate. “Fighters! Start your engines.” You’ve heard of…

Gunston Crawls out of the Gold Room after 11 years

Gunston Crawls out of the Gold Room after 11 years By Domenic Allegra Chair, Bring Back Gunston Committee Editor’s Note: This piece is a work of fiction written for Fourth Estate’s satire issue, Faux Estate. On March 13, Mason Police…

GEESE-KIT-BALL

It’s all the rage By Dand Nickel Chief Egg Editor’s Note: This piece is a work of fiction written for Fourth Estate’s satire issue, Faux Estate. A crowd of 150 students — all sitting 12 seats apart from one another to…

How COVID-19 Impacts Club Sports and Intramurals

BY NATALIE HEAVREN SPORTS EDITOR Mason’s club sports programs’ seasons came to a halt Friday, March 13, when the university sent out an email that stated all events would be canceled through April 10 and that student organizations, teams and clubs…

Second Half Surge Boosts Billikens Over Patriots

BY ROSS SHINBERG STAFF WRITER Failing to find their rhythm on offense, Mason fell to Saint Louis 69-57 Wednesday night at EagleBank Arena. Mason scored six points during the first 15 minutes of the second half, allowing Saint Louis to…

Men’s swim and dive makes a splash with an A-10 title

BY WILLIAM ARMSTRONG STAFF WRITER  When establishing a winning culture, a full team-centered buy-in is key to that approach. Under the guidance of head coach Peter Ward, the men’s swim and dive team secured its first Atlantic 10 Conference Championship…