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What’s it like to write about the Cougars?

A look into the life of the sports (hockey) section Author: kristian ferguson – sports writer We here at the Carillon are a bit of a sentimental folk, so with our last issue of this volume, we decided to reflect on a year of Cougars athletics and what it is like to be a sports journalist. Whether this ends up being informative for anyone looking to get into the expansive world of journalism (we are ...

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Conor at the Bat

Diaz defeats McGregor at UFC 196 Do you know what my favourite sports story is? “Casey at the Bat.” That’s because Thayer’s poem isn’t about an athlete conquering insurmountable odds, or a great rivalry between two champions. “Casey” is a story about hubris, and the lesson that no matter how naturally talented an athlete may be, they must always be careful not to defeat themselves in their eagerness to demonstrate their skill. Last Saturday at ...

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