Athletes say rituals help boost performance

Anne Walkup, Opinions Editor

October 11, 2018

Many of the top athletes in the world follow a pre-game or -meet ritual, which studies have shown to improve their performance. Likewise, several Linfield athletes share that they feel following a routine can help better prepa...

Multisport athletes search for a balance

Alex Jensen and Elizabeth Stoeger

May 8, 2018

One of the most significant controversies in the sports world today is the debate about whether multisport or single-sport athletes have a better chance for success. In the youth arena, there has been a growing stigma around competing...

Wildcats earn championship titles, break records

Alex Jensen, Sports Editor

April 22, 2018

The Wildcats broke records, defended titles and earned top honors at the Northwest Conference Championships over the weekend at Linfield. Senior Kaelia Neal broke through the women’s 800-meter line first in 2 minutes, 15.86...

‘Cats top charts at Lewis & Clark invitational

Alex Jensen, Sports Editor

April 16, 2018

The Linfield women’s track and field team took first place with 158 points and the men’s team finished fourth out of five teams on Saturday at the Lewis and Clark Invitational. The Wildcats topped the charts in the women’s...

Track ’Cats win top honors at Icebreaker

Alex Jensen, Staff writer

March 5, 2018

The ’Cats had many top performances over the weekend at the Linfield Erik Anderson Memorial Icebreaker. Wildcat top performers were senior Jeff Lieder, Kaelia Neal, Emma Knudson, junior Maddie Shirley, sophomore Baylie Cameron...