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Confidence is low for College of Eastern Utah volleyball players after losses the past two weekends in the Salt Lake City Invitational and against Western Wyoming Community College. All the games were close, but far away, as every error counted for a win or a loss.
Posted Thursday, September 11, 2003 - 12:00am
As the CEU volleyball players sat in their locker room the night before their first game (the alumni game) listening to Coach Brent Martindale, an announcement was made: "This year's team captain will be ... Emilee Madsen." He continued on listing the expectations and duties she, as the captain, will be performing throughout the season.
Posted Thursday, September 11, 2003 - 12:00am
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Have you ever felt like there was a force inside of you, pushing you to do things that seemed illogical, insane, and against all that you thought you can do? That somewhere deep inside you there was a voice telling you that you really can do anything? Gravity could not hold you down, and that the speed barriers of the past could not stop you? Most of all, that the only way you were going to fully experience your life was if you pursued your death?
Posted Thursday, September 11, 2003 - 12:00am
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A Price native will head CEU's intramurals program this year, following the same sports that were offered last year. Twenty one year old, Ryan Pinedo will direct the intramurals program this year. He said, "We are just going to use the same sports and programs that she had good success with last year. With Misty Park and baseball coach Eric Madsen leaving this year, Pinedo and Skyler King are moving in to take over where they left off.
Posted Thursday, September 11, 2003 - 12:00am
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For many students the anticipation of beginning the upcoming school year is caused by a variety of different reasons. For Jennifer Jarrett, the reason was tennis. "Every time I thought about coming back to Price to play with the CEU tennis team again, I got really excited.
Posted Thursday, September 11, 2003 - 12:00am
Here we go again. The sporting world is always changing, so here are the biggest scoops from the past week.
Posted Thursday, September 11, 2003 - 12:00am
The CEU baseball team has a new baseball coach this year. Scott Madsen, 24, has taken over this position from his older brother, Eric Madsen. Scott was the pitching coach for the Eagles the last four seasons and said that he is excited and anxious to get the season started as the new head coach. Scott also pitched for the CEU baseball team in the 97-98 season and then again in the 98-99 season. Coach Madsen said that the team looked very strong this year as he had eight sophomores coming back from last season and 28 freshmen coming into the program.
Posted Thursday, August 28, 2003 - 12:00am
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Who would have thought that someone who attended volleyball tryouts as a high school freshman, just because she was bored and thought it looked like fun would one day receive a scholarship to play at college? Amy Fluckiger "Fluke" as her teammates call her, from Logan, Utah, started in just that way.
Posted Thursday, August 28, 2003 - 12:00am
During the summer months, when few students attend CEU, the campus is occupied with students participating in its summer high school and college camps. For the last 30 years, CEU has hosted summer camps of all kinds to both high school and university-level students. Coach Dave Paur remembers when former athletic director and men's basketball coach Curt Jensen was the first college coach to offer basketball camps to state of Utah high schools in the '70s. He brought a team up from California to attend the week-long camp.
Posted Thursday, August 28, 2003 - 12:00am
Hey, sports fans! Here's the skinny on the top stories in sports this week. If any of you have suggestions for this column, feel free to contact me. Basketball: the United States are playing in the Olympic-qualifying tournament this weekend. They are 3-0 so far in the tournament with one game remaining in the first round. The United States most recently routed the Virgin Islands 113-55 despite the fact that Tim Duncan elected not to play against his native country (the Virgin Islands).
Posted Thursday, August 28, 2003 - 12:00am

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