NBA: Hanover Edition

Did that title catch your attention?  I’m sure it made you think, “Seriously? The NBA at Hanover?”  Well, you are exactly correct in thinking that.  Our NBA (or WNBA) comes in the form of intramural basketball. Yet another fantastic aspect of Hanover College is our intramural sports.  Anyone can form a team and we have…

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Reinventing HC Cheerleading

Basketball season is FINALLY here! And I am so excited! I have been going to football cheerleading practice because I wanted to be involved and help with stunts. We had a men’s basketball pep rally Halloween weekend. There was an awesome turn out; I am guessing there was a couple hundred students in Horner that night….

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Rejoining the cheer squad

I am having some serious Throwback-Thursday moments this senior year. In high school, I used to do competition and school cheerleading. I did not do it in college because I was too busy. BUT, some friends and I go to this gymnastics gym in Madison, Ind., in our spare time to tumble. It is a…

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Event Staff is a great job

As an athlete at Hanover College, I enjoy watching other sports and Hanover athletes in action. One sport that I had never watched before I came to Hanover is lacrosse. Because of my job as an event staff member, I’ve had the opportunity to see some lacrosse games. I like my job, and an added…

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Getting out of town in college

I love the fact that I go to a small school. There are many reasons why I did not choose a big school; one of them is because I wanted my classmates and my professors to know me. If you want to know my other reasons, check out this earlier post about it. However, it…

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Setting and achieving goals

As a member of Hanover’s women’s basketball team, I am proud of our accomplishments this season. We were second in the conference coming into the HCAC tournament, and most thought our win against the Transylvania University Pioneers would be a long shot, since they were ranked 15th in the nation for Division III. Everyone thought…

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Hanover Honors Hill

Hanover College women’s basketball had quite a crowd Jan. 28 when we took on Mount St. Joseph University Lions. Called “Hanover Honors Hill,” the team dedicated the game to Lauren Hill, a freshman at Mount St. Joe diagnosed with DIPG, a very rare form of brain cancer, just months after committing to play women’s basketball…

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The relief of seeing Winter Break on my calendar

As I looked at my calendar, I thought to myself, “Yay! One week till Winter Break!” Winter break is an entire week off from classes.  I’m excited about it because of the stressful weeks I have been having. Between classes, athletics and a social life, college gets a little overwhelming sometimes (as we all know)….

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Basketball Madness

Hello readers. Today is quite a day. Quite a day in the fact that this particular Wednesday, Hanover plays Franklin College in basketball — right smack dab in the middle of Dead Week. What is Dead Week? If you Google “Hanover College Dead Week,” you’ll more than likely find multiple blog posts that will explain…

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Dropping the winning banner

Alumni games, men’s basketball games, football games, soccer games and volleyball games — who could complain about boredom at Hanover College? This weekend was packed full of Hanover College athletic events. Although the games consisted of both wins and losses, it was exciting to see theHanover women’s soccer team pull out a conference championship. It was…

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