Category: Sports

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…

Atlantic 10 Women’s Basketball Tournament Preview

BY NATALIE HEAVREN SPORTS EDITOR As the month of March begins, so too does one of the most exciting times of the year: college basketball tournament play. Mason will be traveling to Saint Louis to take on the Billikens at…

Men’s Basketball Falls Short Against No. 4 Dayton

BY NATALIE HEAVREN SPORTS EDITOR Men’s basketball dropped to 4-11 in conference play and 15-13 overall after a narrow 62-55 loss to No. 4 Dayton.  Here are three takeaways from the game: AJ Wilson plays well in big games  Some…