Athletic Feature: Thomas Vaesen

By Xander Swain On Aug. 28, Thomas Vaesen was sitting in the Montevallo media room with lacrosse Head Coach Jason Lange during the National Lacrosse League draft. It’s only the first round of the draft, yet the room was…

Alyssa Williams in her team jersey

Student athlete spotlight: Alyssa Williams

By Xander Swain Alyssa Williams has been playing basketball for nearly 16 years, but to her, it's more than just a sport, it's a "source of release." More than that, basketball has also helped shape…

Freshman Eleanor Bruce makes UM debut

By Zoe Hall Originally from Toddington, England, freshman Eleanor Bruce grew up loving sports.  “My Dad would take me and my sisters to watch professional league soccer on a weekly basis which I really enjoyed, and…

Freshman Spotlight: Drew Roberts

Drew Roberts started running cross country and track when he was in fifth grade. His dad introduced him to running, and he hasn’t slowed down yet.    According to Roberts, cross country taught him how to…