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May16, 2012

Vol. 112, No. 12

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Much of the Tigers’ success this season comes from its versatile roster. Players such as Matt Bowman ’13 (at center facing camera, greeting Jonathan York ’14) play more than one position.

Baseball changes it up with a lineup that shows versatility

Published in the May16, 2012, issue

Many college baseball coaches train their players to play a single position — but not Princeton head coach Scott Bradley. His lineup rarely looks the same two days in a row. Two of the Tigers’ starting pitchers, Matt Bowman ’13 and Mike Ford ’14, play the...Read more
Pole vaulter Dave Slovenski ’12 likes to invent new athletic challenges for himself and the Tigers’ other vaulters.

Extra Point

For this pole vaulter, the world is his jungle gym

Published in the May16, 2012, issue

Pole vaulters are the wild men of track and field, incorrigible risk takers who have never met a rope too high to swing from, or a motel balcony too far from the pool to leap from. But what could be more dangerous than hanging upside down from a spaghetti...Read more
Men’s volleyball standout Cody Kessel ’15

Sports Shorts

Published in the May16, 2012, issue

Needing to win its last two matches to qualify for the four-team Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association playoffs, MEN’S VOLLEYBALL did exactly that, overcoming early deficits to beat NJIT April 18 and George Mason April 21. Led by several...Read more
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