Archive for September, 2012

‘High expectations’ drive team

After a strong showing at the Big Four Classic this past weekend, the Drake softball team will face Division II powerhouse Minnesota State, Mankato on Sunday at Ron Buel Field.

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First PFL road test looms for Bulldogs

After a week of tightly contested football, the Bulldogs look to start 2-0 in Pioneer Football League play as they travel to Buies Creek, N.C., to take on the Campbell Fighting Camels in their first road test of the conference season.

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Des Moines Art Center focuses on new artists

Free admission to unique artwork, sculptures on Grand Ave

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Drake still chasing MVC victory

In the wake of its first victory, the Drake volleyball team (1-12, 0-3) will finish up its four-game road stint by taking on Evansville (5-11, 1-3) in Evansville, Ind., this Friday, and Southern Illinois (11-3, 2-2) in Carbondale, Ill., this Saturday.

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Students starve to save calories for drinking

Students risk health to save money to use towards alcohol purchase

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Networking key to professional fraternities

Organizations offer experience, connections and traditions

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Bulldogs garner two titles

The Drake women’s tennis team collected two titles at the Redbird Roundup in Normal, Ill., this past weekend.

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What it takes to be a Division I athlete

“Passion is where it all begins.”

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Underage students struggle for independence

For many students, college is the first time they can be truly independent and make their own choices, but for a handful of first-years, that’s not the case.

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Drake ready for first stage of ITA All-American Championships

The Drake men’s tennis team captured one singles title on the final day of the Drake Fall Invitational on Sunday, increasing its tally to three total titles for the weekend.

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