Sports

060414 SPTS Javelin (Sarah Langs)

In the Chatter’s Box

Nicki Palermo is a second-year thrower on the track team from Los Gatos, CA. We chatted with her to get some insider info on the life of a Maroon athlete.

Different strokes: why swimming is the best sport

There’s nothing the average sports fan enjoys more than arguing, and no argument is more enjoyable than the one that can’t be settled. So, this quarter the sports section is asking the ultimate unanswerable question: Which sport is the best? Over the past weeks, Maroon editors have made the case for their favorite sports. Fifth up, swimming.

Taking a shot on goal: Why soccer is the best sport

There’s nothing the average sports fan enjoys more than arguing, and no argument is more enjoyable than the one that can’t be settled. So, this quarter the sports section is asking the ultimate unanswerable question: which sport is the best? Over the past and next few weeks, Maroon editors will make the case for their favorite sports. Fourth up, soccer.

052214 SPTS Tennis Ravelle (Uchicago Athletics)

In the Chatter’s Box

Krishna Ravella is a fourth-year tennis player from Hinsdale, IL. We chatted with him to get some insider info on the life of a Maroon athlete.

Game, set, match: Why tennis is the best sport

There’s nothing the average sports fan enjoys more than arguing, and no argument is more enjoyable than the one that can’t be settled. so, this quarter the sports section is asking the ultimate unanswerable question: which sport is the best? Over the past and next few weeks, Maroon editors will make the case for their favorite sports. Third up, tennis.

Here comes the pitch: Why baseball’s the best sport

THERE’S NOTHING THE AVERAGE SPORTS FAN ENJOYS MORE THAN ARGUING, AND NO ARGUMENT IS MORE ENJOYABLE THAN THE ONE THAT CAN’T BE SETTLED. SO, THIS QUARTER THE SPORTS SECTION IS ASKING THE ULTIMATE UNANSWERABLE QUESTION: WHICH SPORT IS THE BEST? OVER THE PAST AND NEXT FEW WEEKS, MAROON EDITORS WILL MAKE THE CASE FOR THEIR FAVORITE SPORTS. SECOND UP, BASEBALL.

051314 SPTS chatters box nikki delzenero

In the Chatter’s Box

Nikki DelZenero is a fourth-year setter on the volleyball team from Willowbrook, IL. We chatted with her to get some insider info on the life of a Maroon athlete.

050614 SPTS Weisbecker (Courtesy of Uchicago Athletics)

In the Chatter’s Box

Brian Weisbecker is a second-year swimmer from Mission Viejo, CA. We chatted with him to get some insider info on the life of a Maroon athlete.

050214 SPTS Chatters Box Annie Marsden (Courtesy of UChicago Athletics)

In the Chatter’s Box

Annie Marsden is a third-year runner from Salt Lake City, UT. We chatted with her to get some insider info on the life of a Maroon athlete.

050214 SPTS NBA Basketball (Courtesy of Ronald Martinez/Getty Images North America)

Points in the paint: Why basketball is the best sport

There’s nothing the average sports fan enjoys more than arguing, and no argument is more enjoyable than the one that can’t be settled. So, this quarter the sports section is asking the ultimate unanswerable question: Which sport is the best? Over the next few weeks, the sports editors will make the case for their favorite sports. First up, basketball.