Articles by: ASHLEY BEALL

Tough competition in Kansas challenges Rowing

Our rowing team traveled to Kansas University this past weekend to face off against the University of Kansas Jayhawks in a controlled scrimmage.

by · April 3, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Shifting to college tennis and the U.S.

Freshman Calum MacGeoch stood tall on the tennis court in Minneapolis on Saturday as he, for the second time this season, won a match for the Bulldogs.

by · March 15, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Column, Sports

Break toughens rowing team

Over winter break our team traveled to Louisiana for winter training. With two-a-day practices and a schedule of row, eat, sleep, repeat, it was a pretty intense time.

by · February 8, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Column, Opinion, Sports

Bulldogs finish home slate, honor seniors

The Drake volleyball team hosted its final two home games of the season last weekend.

by · November 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Volleyball Splits Weekend Road Games, Gets Second Conference Win

STORY BY ASHLEY BEALL The Drake volleyball team traveled to Evansville on Friday and came out victorious. The Bulldogs decisively swept the Purple Aces, 25-15, 25-16 and 25-21. Kyla Indurski continued her strong freshman campaign leading the Bulldogs with 11 kills and 11 digs. Junior Katie Allen and freshman Kelly […]

by · November 13, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Rowing Gets Big Win Over Creighton, Enters Off Season on High Note

STORY BY ASHLEY BEALL Last Saturday, the crew team faced Creighton in the 22nd annual head dual. After losing last year, I’m proud to say we won and brought the trophy back to where it belongs. Saturday didn’t start off as the greatest of days. We had bad weather conditions […]

by · November 12, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized

Drake Drops Two at Home

STORY BY ASHLEY BEALL The Drake volleyball team played back-to-back games last weekend at the Knapp Center. Hosting Wichita State Friday  and Missouri State Saturday, the Bulldogs suffered two losses. In Friday night’s game, the Bulldogs lost to the Shockers, 3-1. Sophomore Makena Schoene and freshman Kyla Indurski set the […]

by · November 5, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Drake Swept at Wichita

STORY BY ASHLEY BEALL  The Drake volleyball team traveled to Wichita State  on Saturday, dropping the tough match on the road. The Shockers swept the Bulldogs in three sets, 25-15, 25-21 and 25-20. In the first set of the game, the score went back-and-forth between the two teams until Wichita […]

by · October 9, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Sports

Treacherous Weather Conditions Offer Chance to Improve Skills

STORY BY ASHLEY BEALL As I am sure you learned, when you live in Iowa, you have no idea what the weather is going to be like. It could be beautiful with clear skies one day, and thunder-storming the next. In an outdoor sport like rowing, that unknown can be […]

by · October 9, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Column, Sports

Freshman show poise

STORY BY ASHLEY BEALL Race days are what we live for. There’s nothing quite like the wave of relief that hits you as you cross the finish line. You know that you have been working for that moment and that your training has paid off. The rowing team’s first race […]

by · September 26, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Sports