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Digging Deep

Dominique Bates, Writer

November 21, 2016

Filed under Sports

It’s no surprise that Millikin has faced some distractions in the last week. After being at the center of a controversy surrounding the national anthem, the Big Blue looked to earn their first consecutive win since 2012. ...

The Truth Behind the Lens

The Truth Behind the Lens

October 20, 2016

Millikin Football Defeats Elmhurst

Jenn Sladek, Staff Writer

November 19, 2014

Filed under Sports

November 8, 2014 Millikin beat Elmhurst 21-14 at Frank M. Lindsay Field. No points were scored until the second quarter. Millikin’s first score came on a 32 yard touchdown pass from quarterback Nick Pippin to Brady Cufaude....

Big Blue Football Loses to Carthage

Jenn Sladek, Staff Writer

November 12, 2014

Filed under Sports

Millikin started off strong Saturday November 1, while hosting Carthage College. However, they fell 28-22. Millikin opened the game as quarterback Nick Pippin hit Taylor Sanders on a 15 yd. pass. Carthage responded with their...

Big Blue Football Falls to North Park University

Jenn Sladek, Staff Writer

November 5, 2014

Filed under Sports

Oct. 25, North Park earned a touchdown in every quarter to secure a win, leaving Millikin’s offense struggling. North Park had 529 yards in total offense compared to Big Blue’s 284. Nick Pippin was 21-47-1 for 170 yards and...

Millikin Football Takes Road Loss

Jenn Sladek, Staff Writer

September 25, 2014

Filed under Sports

Millikin suffered a loss on the road this week in football.  The final score was 28-14 at Trine University, Sept. 13, in Angola, Ind. The game was part of the college conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) vs. Michigan Intercollegiate...

Big Blue Football

Jenn Sladek, Staff Writer

September 25, 2014

Filed under Sports

Big Blue kicked off the football season this year in Greenville, Ill. In the first quarter, Millikin pulled ahead with 24 points, Greenville 0. At halftime, Big Blue was winning 45-10. In the second half of the game Millikin was...

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