Sports Through the Ages: The Original Ballgame

October 3, 2016

Almost every major team sport centers around a bouncy rubber ball. Volleyball, basketball, football, and so many other sports rely on the rubber ball for its unique qualities that have allowed it to dominate ball-based team sports. However, thousands of years before any of these modern sports would even be formed, the rubber ball began its journey into sporting dominance in the Olmec Empire. Located in modern-day Mexico, the Olmec Empire…

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The NBA’s Five Most Likely MVPs

September 27, 2016

The NBA season will be starting in six weeks, and with one team, the Golden State Warriors, heavily favored to take the title, every team will be gunning to take them down, including last year’s champions the Cleveland Cavaliers. With every team having their best player clearly evident by now, it’s time to think about who could lead the pack and get the MVP award, especially with two of the…

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Speaking Sports: NBA 2017 Preview and Roundtable

September 27, 2016

Welcome to another new and exciting season of Speaking Sports with Sunset Sports! Max Cherry, Jordan Hwang, and Shepard Price discuss Russel Westbrook for MVP and his odds of keeping the 1st spot in the Northwest division away from Tom Thibedeu and a promising young Minnesota team. The squad also discusses potential trades, second year players and the return of Jesus Shuttlesworth? Listen below.  

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FEED THE BEAST

September 27, 2016

Emerson College is a prestigious arts school, specializing in film, theater, marketing and communication, plus journalism. When it comes to studying the arts, Emerson is one of the greatest this media fueled country has to offer. Art Institutions are known for creating a system that revolves around the education – not extracurricular’s, especially athletics. Despite popular belief, Emerson should not be labeled one of those schools. Most students couldn’t tell…

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Ballroom Athletes

September 24, 2016

In the United States when someone says they play or follow a sport they usually are referring to one of the “Big Four,” which includes football, basketball, baseball, and hockey. Sometimes they’ll mention soccer and even talk about a more obscure sport like ultimate Frisbee or lacrosse. Some people even claim golf is a sport. There are many sports though that do not get mentioned and one of these is…

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Fish Out of Water

September 23, 2016

Athlete, Olympian, All-American, Role Model, Vandal, Thief, Disgrace, Scum, Dancer! Ryan Lochte stole our hearts in Beijing, broke them in Rio and now he’s going to try to Cha Cha his way back into every American household on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars.

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