Wildcats head to Playoffs after taking down George Fox at Home

Wildcats head to Playoffs after taking down George Fox at Home

Angel Rosas, Managing Editor

November 19, 2019

The Linfield wildcats football team wore their all black uniforms as they charged on to Maxwell field to start their last game of the regular season last Saturday. The Wildcats were coming back to a tight and emotional game against the Whitworth at the Pine Bowl. Linfield was able to get the victory i...

Wildcats win over undefeated Eagles

Wildcats win over undefeated Eagles

November 17, 2019

Wildcats snatch the Northwest University’s Eagles in men’s basketball home opener today. After an intense last couple minutes, where the Eagles climbed the score board nesting right under Linfield’s lead heading into the last two minutes, the ‘Cats prevailed to 78-71 final score. “It felt...

Undefeated ‘Cats taken down by the Yotes

Undefeated ‘Cats taken down by the Yotes

Chase Whittaker, Sports Editor

November 15, 2019

The trumpets of the national anthem rebound off of the walls in the Ted Wilson Gymnasium as the undefeated Wildcats line up across from the Yotes. The women’s basketball team has yet to be tested by any opponents thus far. The Yotes, who are currently winless in the preseason, travel to McMinnville...

The moment, the pop and the end

The moment, the pop and the end

Alex Jensen, Editor-in-chief

November 13, 2019

Lauren Frost slows her feet as she goes up to defend the ball. Sensing the opposing player is about to change direction, she plants her foot and twists. Her knee hyperextends and she immediately hears a pop. Frost finds finds herself lying on the field in a fetal position. She lets out a scream and assistant c...

110 minute battle ends men’s soccer season

110 minute battle ends men’s soccer season

Lexi Kerr, Features Editor

November 12, 2019

After double overtime, Linfield men’s soccer tied their long-standing rival Willamette 0-0 on Saturday, largely due to senior goalkeeper Nick Van Kleek saving all Willamette's eight shots on goal.  Not only was it a rival game for the ‘Cats, but it was also the team’s senior night. The ‘Cats honored five seniors, all of whom ...

Wildcats Upset the Lutes

Wildcats Upset the Lutes

Alex Jensen, Editor-in-Chief

November 9, 2019

A chipped ball floats over the head of Pacific Lutheran goalkeeper Cassidy Crosswhite and lands in the back of the net. Screaming erupts from the field and stands alike. On the field, members of Linfield women’s soccer team pile on each other. In the stands, spectators go wild.  ===== It wasn’t t...

Men’s Soccer takes Bruin’s hit

Men’s Soccer takes Bruin’s hit

Alex Jensen, Editor-in-Chief

October 27, 2019

The Bruins momentum out swayed the Wildcats today after a late goal in the first half by George Fox. Linfield struggled to gain traction in the second half leading to 1-0 score. The men’s soccer team played at home today after being on the road yesterday to Pacific University Linfield held possession...

Improving the Image: SAAC’s Approach on Community Outreach

Improving the Image: SAAC’s Approach on Community Outreach

Chase Whittaker, Sports Editor

October 24, 2019

MCMINNVILLE, OR- The Student-Athlete Advisory Council has consistently produced popular events on campus for the sports community. For example, the CATSPY’s have been one of the most popular annual events that Linfield puts on. One thing that the new co-presidents, Noah Cutting and Molly Danielson,...

Incoming Talent

Incoming Talent

Chase Whittaker, Sports Editor

October 24, 2019

With one of the largest freshmen classes Linfield College has seen in past years, one can expect to find exceptional athletic talent in such a diverse class. As a member of the soccer team, I have had the opportunity to experience some of this talent first-hand. I asked a couple of new Wildcat student-athletes...

Between the pipes: Why be a lacrosse goalie?

Between the pipes: Why be a lacrosse goalie?

Alex Jensen, Editor-in-Chief

October 23, 2019

A defender screaming “cutter!” whizzes past. A frantic instant later, an opponent follows, her colors speeding by an almost unrecognizable blur. Suddenly, the fray is marked by the sound of a clasped catch and release. Three feet in front of you, the ball is coming your way. It's going here....

Linfield Falls to Puget Sound

Linfield Falls to Puget Sound

Camille Botello, Staff Writer

October 19, 2019

MCMINNVILLE, Ore. - Rain fell softly onto the field as the Linfield and Puget Sound men's soccer teams kicked off last Saturday afternoon. The sounds of scattered jeers and cleats slashing through muddy grass could be heard all the way from Lever Street, outside of the field.  The PSU Loggers mai...

‘Cats rally after loss to the Bulldogs, game three postponed rain delay

Chase Whittaker, Sports Editor

May 18, 2019

After a hard-fought game yesterday, the fifth-ranked Wildcats found it in them to rally a win over the Bulldogs from Texas Lutheran University. The Wildcats started off the game slower than they would have wished after trailing behind the Bulldogs 0-1 for two innings. Freshman Abi Profitt changed that very quick...