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A look at the man behind the tape: Mort

Nate Jarvis, Sports Editor

May 14, 2015


Filed under Sports, Sports Opinion

Pull, wrap, and rip. Pull, wrap, and rip. The act of taping takes immense precision that comes with years of taping wrists, ankles, thumbs, elbows and more. Liberty’s head athletic trainer, Morten Orren, has become a taping guru as he protects our athletes from injury. If you have ever taken his...

Traditions bring teams together since ’77

Kelley Johnson, Senior Writer

November 26, 2014


Filed under Sports, Sports Opinion

High school sports teams have players ranging from freshmen to seniors. With this kind of age gap, it is common at many schools for younger players to feel as if they are getting left out. But not at Liberty. As a soccer player here at Liberty, I know the importance of having that close-knit relationship...

The give and take of student athletes

Taylor Jackson, Sports Editor

November 26, 2014


Filed under Sports, Sports Opinion, Uncategorized

We all know that being a student is hard work. We’re swamped with worksheets and essays night after night and stay up late to finish studying for that upcoming APUSH test that we’re positive is going to kill us. We complain about our messed up sleep schedules and have a morbid obsession with bragging...

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