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The Emerald

Carlos Hyde Starts and Strikes Gold

September 30, 2015

The  San Francisco 49ers have been stumped this offseason with a number of big losses on the roster. After 10 record breaking years for the Niners, running back Frank Gore left in free agency, signing...

Jarryd Hayne: The Transition

September 19, 2015

In America, there is football. On the other side of the world, in Australia, there is rugby. Straddling the two continents is Jarryd Hayne. Making his way onto the San Francisco 49ers’ 53-man roster,...

San Francisco Giants: World Series 2014

San Francisco Giants: World Series 2014
October 30, 2014

The San Francisco Giants have left a great legacy in baseball history, winning three World Series within a five year period. They defeated the Kansas City Royals  3-2 at Kauffman stadium, becoming the...

Latinos in Baseball: A Golden Age

October 30, 2014

Baseball has always been a major part of American culture as evident in its nickname, “The American Pastime,” and throughout its evolution, a number of players in the Major Leagues identify both as...

Irish Tour 2014

May 31, 2014

Football, basketball, and baseball are just a few of the numerous sports played here at SHC. But there is one sport that hides behind the scenes, and  that is the ruthless and intense game of rugby.  Even...

Junk Food and Athletes

May 29, 2014

As a dancer, I am always hungry at any given time. Obviously, Sacred Heart Cathedral is the home to many athletes, many of which I’m sure share my constant need and desire for food. However, many of...

History of Title IX in Athletics

May 28, 2014

In 1972, one of the greatest advancement in women’s rights was executed: Title IX. This law states: “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be...

A Hometown Hopeful

May 28, 2014

Booming drums and roaring voices echo around stadiums packed with diehard supporters.  World-famous superstars show off their skill and brilliance while underdogs fight tooth and nail to stay alive for...

Gaelic Football Anyone?

May 27, 2014

Gaelic football has been a part of Irish culture for hundreds of years, but was officially instated as a national sport in 1884. The GAA (Gaelic Athletics Association) is a huge organization stretching...

The New Color of Baseball

May 27, 2014

The game of baseball is often criticized for being too slow, too boring. But lately, players like Yasiel Puig, Carlos Gomez, Brian Wilson, and a few others have something to say about that. The sport is...

Mark Jackson

May 27, 2014

The New York Times reports that after 3 years of service the Golden State Warriors have decided to sever ties with Mark Jackson. On Tuesday May 6, 2014, Mark Jackson was fired as head coach of the team,...

Some Thoughts on Concussions

May 27, 2014

Currently some of the most widespread and increasing injuries in sports today are injuries or trauma to the human brain according to the Neurologic Rehabilitation Institute. The most frequent brain injury...

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