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By the students, for the students of Central Washington University

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By the students, for the students of Central Washington University

The Observer

Esports event happening on Campus.

Rocket League primes the esports season

Kimberly LaRiviere, Staff Reporter
October 5, 2022

The first esports event of the quarter, a Rocket League event, was held in the SURC Theater Sep. 30.  Esports are a recent addition to intramural sports activities and a way to promote community, according...

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Community members race through park and table for 5k run for the Brave.

Run for the Brave 5k fundraises for veterans

Omar Benitez with contributions from Jahleel Breland, Staff Reporters
October 5, 2022
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Tre’Jon Henderson (right) and Quincy Glasper (left) looking down field after the snap Picture By Jacob Thompson / Thompson Sports Photos

Sports Observed

Jacqueline Hixssen, Isaac Hinson, Sports Editors
September 29, 2022

  9/22 Women’s Soccer Vs. Western Washington University Loss 0-3   9/22 Women’s Volleyball Vs. Montana State University Billings Win 3-1   9/24 Women’s Soccer Vs....

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Womens soccer game. Photo courtesy of CWU Flickr.

Women’s Soccer game ends in a draw with SFU

Katlyn White, Copy Desk Lead
September 29, 2022

The women’s soccer team hosted Simon Fraiser University (SFU) at  Tomlinson Stadium on Saturday, Sep. 24.  During the first half, two goals were made by CWU, one by sophomore Jordan Bartlow with...

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Tre’Jon Henderson (middle) looking for a hole to drive for a touchdown. Picture By Jacob Thompson _ Thompson Sports Photos

Transfer running back helps secure win in home opener

Jacqueline Hixssen, Sports Editor
September 28, 2022

Tre’Jon Henderson, a redshirt sophomore, made his mark on Tomlinson Stadium while playing Western New Mexico state during CWU’s home opener.  Henderson said, “I felt loose, I felt confident and...

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Brittany Aanstad throws javelin.

Track and field coach reflects on her decade at CWU

Isaac Hinson, Sports Editor
September 28, 2022

Assistant track and field coach Brittany Aanstad has established herself as one of CWU’s most decorated coaches as she heads into her 10th year as a member of the track and field coaching staff.  “I...

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Courtesy of Angelie Sampson, VP Volleyball Club

The glory days don’t have to be over

Evan Couch, News Editor
June 7, 2022

The end of high school does not have to mean the end of competitive sports. For those who are unable to play sports at the collegiate level for whatever reason, there are alternatives that can compare...

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Courtesy of Laura Dahlby Nicolai

Who is SAAC and what do they do?

Jacqueline Hixssen, Staff Reporter
June 1, 2022

Throughout each division of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Student-Athlete Advisory Committees (SAAC) are prevalent.  Unlike division one and three schools within the NCAA, division...

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Jon Kitna Wildcat Classic Golf Tournament readies for 20th anniversary

Jon Kitna Wildcat Classic Golf Tournament readies for 20th anniversary

Isaac Hinson, Staff Reporter
June 1, 2022

As the school year begins to wrap up, the CWU community looks forward to summer and its festivities. July 7 marks the beginning of the annual Kitna Wildcat Classic Golf Tournament, celebrating its 20th...

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Volleyball off-season is underway

Volleyball off-season is underway

Chase Beyer, Staff Reporter
June 1, 2022

Women’s volleyball’s off-season is underway following the West Region semifinals exit in the Division II (DII) Women’s Volleyball tournament, last December.  This offseason has some importance...

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Avery Fisk defends her discus title

Avery Fisk defends her discus title

Jared Galanti, Sports Editor
June 1, 2022

Senior Avery Fisk won her second consecutive discus throwing title at the GNAC Outdoor Track and Field championships.  After trailing the competition by 0.42 meters going into the final throw, Fisk...

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Adam Fahsel named baseball GNAC player of the year

Adam Fahsel named baseball GNAC player of the year

Jared Galanti, Sports Editor
June 1, 2022

Junior centerfielder Adam Fahsel was named baseball GNAC player of the year for the 2022 season. Despite CWU having a 14-35 record this season, Fahsel had a career individual season in which he had career...

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