From the volleyball court to the ski slopes

By Lindsey Simon Every Christmas break, Kate Nowak puts away her volleyball shoes, straps on the skis and hits the slopes. No sport could ever take away Nowak’s love of volleyball. Or so she thought. Nowak first began skiing at the age of four. Her parents encouraged her to attend ski school every weekend to […]

Bragging rights up for grabs

By Rex Farmer The Queen Bees basketball team traveled to the Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City for an exhibition game against the Iowa University Hawkeyes on Nov. 9. The Hawkeyes head coach Lisa Bluder started her coaching career at SAU. Bluder coached six seasons for the Queen Bees and had a record of 169-36 along […]

Queen Bees wrap up their regular season

By Taylor Granell The seniors on the St. Ambrose University women’s volleyball team capped off their last regular season home match with a win against Iowa Wesleyan College. Seniors Maddie McElroy, Lauren Metts, Hannah Turner and Karrah Toby were honored before the match. The seniors were big contributors to the three to nothing win over […]

Root ‘Em On: Athletic Schedule

Feb. 14 • Indoor Track and Field MCC Indoor Championships Feb. 14 @ 7 p.m. • Men’s Volleyball @ Grand View Feb. 15 @ 1 p.m. • Women’s Basketball HOME vs. Ashford Feb. 15 @ 3 p.m.  • Men’s Basketball HOME vs. Ashford Feb. 15 @ 12:00 p.m. • Men’s Tennis HOME vs. Grinnell and […]

Queen Bees finishing strong on the court

By John Rohlf – Staff Writer In the middle of December, the St. Ambrose women’s basketball team dropped a game on the road against Our Lady of the Lakes University to drop their record to 6-5. Flash forward two months later, and the Queen Bees have not lost a game since. The Bees currently own […]

Bee love and basketball

By Emilee Renwick – News Editor Textbooks: $300. Starbucks: $5.00. Planning a wedding while studying, in between basketball practice and graduation in May: stressful. Lauren Cash, the bride, is taking it all in stride. “I have two older sisters,” the senior marketing major said. “So my parents are pros by now. It hasn’t gotten too […]

Damage to the Dome

By Shelby Steger – Staff Writer The bitter cold ice storm that swarmed through the Midwest damaged the St. Ambrose University Dome. For two weeks, a group of men have been hard at work repairing the large Teflon bubble. Not only did it cost SAU a significant amount of money, but it also delayed spring […]