The Sportlight: Synchronized skating

It’s really frustrating when I tell someone I am on the Ohio University Synchronized Skating Team and no one knows what synchronized skating is.  So in an effort to bring club sports into the spotlight, I will be writing a weekly column about some of the underrated club sports teams at Ohio University. This week’s sport:…

Lady Bobcats drop Invitational opener to James Madison

The Ohio University women’s basketball team (4-6) hosted James Madison University (9-3) at the Convocation Center as part of its JMU Invitational. The Bobcats were unable to find offense on Sunday, losing 56-33. Though the Bobcats were able to hold the Dukes to just 37.5% shooting, they simply were unable to find enough offense of…

Christmas in Athens: Cup by cup

The holiday season brings sleigh bells, Christmas trees, joyful songs and cold days… very cold days. What better way to warm up between classes than grabbing a holiday-infused coffee at one of the local shops? I checked out the different holiday specials at Court Street Coffee, Donkey Coffee and Brenen’s so you know which drinks…

Ohio Women’s Basketball Team loses to No. 8 Maryland

In the final game of the 2013 San Juan Shootout, Ohio University women’s basketball team (3-3) was defeated by No. 8 ranked Maryland (7-1) 84-60 early Saturday afternoon. Sunday’s loss equaled the second straight loss the Bobcats have taken. Yesterday, in the opening game of the San Juan Shootout, the Bobcats lost to University of…

Eat your feelings this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving depends on food. The American tradition revolves around vittles, and Thanksgiving is one of the most boisterous outlets for our gluttonous tendencies. The spread does not have to be the traditional turkey-gravy-cranberry-potato lineup, and it does not have to be especially gourmet. The act itself is the essence of a good Thanksgiving. A table…