Baseball season in full swing

Baseball season in full swing

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
April 18, 2014
Filed under Columns, Other, Sports

It’s spring, which means the Boys of Summer are back on the field for 162 games. Major League Baseball will be taking over the sports highlights on television from here on out. The Seattle Mariners, the most popular team around Coeur d’Alene and the Pacific Northwest, darted out of the gates with... Read more »

Rugby club splits road games

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
April 18, 2014
Filed under Most Recent, Other, Sports

The North Idaho College rugby club hit the road for a couple games against Reed College of Portland and Whitman College of Walla Walla, Wash., coming away with a win and a loss. The Cardinals shut out Reed College’s club team 17-0 on March 29. NIC’s team captain Jim White said it was a physical... Read more »

NWAACC move responsible choice

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
March 28, 2014
Filed under Editorial, Other, Perspectives, Sports

With so many pros and cons about North Idaho College moving from the Scenic West Athletic Conference to the Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges, most of the NIC board of trustees decided the positives outweighed the negatives and the switch was made on March 13. But was the switch... Read more »

NIC to change athletic conferences due to budget

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
March 28, 2014
Filed under Campus News, News, Other, Sports

It's official. North Idaho College's sports teams will move from the Scenic West Athletic Conference to the Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges. The decision was made March 13 at NIC's Edminster Student Union Building by NIC's board of trustees. NIC’s outdoor sports - mens and womens... Read more »

NIC rugby club battles tough Cougar team

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
March 28, 2014
Filed under Other, Sports

Two Washington... Read more »

NIC rugby club defeats Seattle U

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
March 14, 2014
Filed under Other, Sports

The North Idaho College rugby club beat Seattle University’s rugby club 31-22 March 1 in Seattle. Jim White led the squad with two tries and three conversions. A try is worth five points and a conversion two points. Zach James, Ashton Clark and Thomas Thompson each scored a try a piece. NIC... Read more »

SWAC to NWAACC?

SWAC to NWAACC?

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
February 26, 2014
Filed under Campus News, Most Recent, Other, Sports, Top Stories

North Idaho College’s athletic teams may be on the move from the Scenic West Athletic Conference to the Northwest Athletic Association of Community Colleges to save about $600,000 a year in scholarships and travel expenses. NIC, which would also be leaving the National Junior College Athletic Association,... Read more »

Seahawks’ best performance of season came at perfect time

Seahawks’ best performance of season came at perfect time

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
February 12, 2014
Filed under Columns, Most Recent, Other, Sports

The Seattle Seahawks possibly played their best football all season in Super Bowl XLVIII. The offense, defense and special teams clicked on all cylinders en route to a 43-8 whipping of the Denver Broncos Feb. 2 in East Rutherford, N.J. From the Broncos’ first offensive snap that sailed by Peyton... Read more »

NIC rugby club plays first-ever game on NIC soccer field

NIC rugby club plays first-ever game on NIC soccer field

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
October 20, 2013
Filed under Other, Sports, Top Stories

North Idaho College’s rugby club finally got what it’s been pushing for Saturday, a rugby game on Eisenwinter Field, NIC’s soccer field. After trying and trying to get permission to play a rugby game on the soccer field the last few years, the club finally got their permission granted and played... Read more »

Students take pigskin to Ramsey Field

Students take pigskin to Ramsey Field

Robby Palmer, Staff Writer
October 16, 2013
Filed under Other, Sports

North Idaho College Recreational Sports hosted flag football a few weeks ago but the last games were Oct. 2. The games were played at Ramsey Field in Coeur d’Alene on Mondays and Wednesdays between Sept. 16 and Oct. 2. Hail Marys and kickoffs returned for touchdowns made up parts of the action Sept.... Read more »

Students dig deep, pedal hard up mountain

Students dig deep, pedal hard up mountain

Garrett Cabeza, Sports Editor
September 20, 2013
Filed under Other, Sports

The legs burned, the heart thumped and the sweat poured from all seven mountain biking participants, including myself, who pushed up and coasted down Canfield Mountain Tuesday as a part of North Idaho College’s Outdoor Pursuits. Patrick O’Neill, 22, Chicago, computer science, said “it was 100... Read more »

Students moving, thinking on campus

Students moving, thinking on campus

Robby Palmer, Staff Writer
September 18, 2013
Filed under Other, Sports

The first week of school started off with a bang. NIC students began an amazing race-type scavenger hunt around the college campus on a hot August 29 afternoon. The event started at NIC’s Yap-Keehn-Um Beach. This year’s winning team was the “Kooky Cardinals,” followed by “C-squad” and... Read more »