Saturday, June 15, 2024
With the Big West Tournament on the horizon, each and every game becomes a must-win. While the University of California, Riverside (UCR) had secured their spot in the postseason, California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) was still fighting for their playoff lives. The Titans were also saying goodbye to their seniors which added an extra layer of emotion to this...
The University of California, Riverside’s (UCR), Highlander Gloves, a boxing club, has achieved success in national competitions, including the women winning the United States Intercollegiate Boxing Association (USIBA) Team Championship last year. Not only that, through their partnership with the Riverside Police Foundation, they assist at the Raincross Boxing Academy, offering free boxing lessons and tutoring to the local...
The Los Angeles Dodgers seemingly enter every season among the favorites to win the World Series. Disappointingly, however, for the fans of one of Major League Baseball’s blue blood franchises, they have only one title since their win in the 1988 World Series. That win coming in the shortened COVID-19 season in 2020 did not help discourse around the...
The score was even between UC Riverside (UCR) and Cal Poly San Luis Obispo at 60-60 with time winding down in overtime. With the game on the line, the ball found its way to sophomore guard Jordyn Marshall. She drove to the hoop and finished a contested layup as time expired. Marshall’s game-winner extended UCR’s winning streak to four...
The UC Riverside women’s basketball team defeated UC San Diego, 63-48, Thursday night down in La Jolla. Going into this ball game, the Highlanders won their past four of five games and looked to carry their momentum against a struggling Triton team. Senior guard Jordan Webster continued to make her claim as the Big West Player of the Year...

2024 NFL mock draft

With the 2023 NFL season now in the books, there is nothing to do but to look forward to the next. A new year means a buttload of new talent is bound to enter the league, and judging from an astounding year of college football, there is most definitely reason to be excited about this year’s class of prospects....
After a slow start to conference play, the Highlanders rattled off four straight wins to put themselves back into the Big West playoff picture. Looking to make it five in a row, UCR was set to take on the 11-3 UCSD Tritons. With the Tritons possessing a two game winning streak of their own, both teams entered this game...

Puppy Bowl 2024

The 20th annual edition of the Puppy Bowl, which aired on Feb. 11, was broadcast on Animal Planet as an alternative to the Super Bowl. The Puppy Bowl features adorable puppies from animal shelters playing on a small football field and aims to raise awareness about pet adoption and promote the importance of animal welfare. The event includes playful...
Kelvin Kiptum and his Gervais Hakizimana were killed in a car crash last Sunday as millions were watching the Super Bowl around the world. Members of the global athletics and the marathon running community have paid tribute and mourned the loss of an exceptional athlete in the infancy of his prime. Sebastian Coe, President of World Athletics, described the...
Going into this game, the Highlanders strung together an impressive two-game winning streak at home. The quick homestand featured an ESPN Top 10 worthy buzzer beater from graduate forward Kyle Owens against Cal State Bakersfield and a double-digit victory against top-seed UC Irvine. The back-to-back wins have lifted UC Riverside to a 5-8 conference record. While the Highlanders have...