Britta Nordstrom, Chicago Maroon



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Maroons Jaunt to North Central for Last Chance Meet

After a solid turn-out at the North Central meet last weekend, both the men and women of the track and field squads headed back to the same location for North Central’s Gregory Invite. This meet is also known as the Last Chance Meet because it is the last opportunity for many athletes to qualify for the National Championship next week.

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Senior Spotlight: Brian Weisbecker

Fourth-year swimmer Brian Weisbecker does it all: he is an Economics major and UAA All-Academic member, places in the top 10 in the school records for two events, and is President of the Order of the C.

Fourth-year Nkemdilim Nwaokolo participates in UChicago's Windy City Rumble earlier this season.

Chicago Takes First at Chicagoland Championships

The women’s track and field team continued its dominant performance from indoor season at the first outdoor meet of the year. It completed the sweep of the Chicagoland Championships as it won both the indoor and outdoor versions of the event this year.

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Senior Spotlight: Jorge Bilbao

Jorge Bilbao is the definition of a student-athlete: a three year All-Academic and a two time Second Team All-UAA midfielder. However, the fourth-year would tell you the most important thing to him is his team and the friends he has made.

Maroons split with UAA rival WashU

The women’s swimming and diving team continued their hot start, beating conference foe WashU by 40 points. Although the men’s squad also started the season strong, they fell to WashU 108–101.

Iranpour, Chua hold their own at ITA Nationals

The men’s tennis doubles tandem of Nicholas Chua and David Liu took third place at the ITA Small College National Championship, while Chua and Ariana Iranpour, the singles representatives, fell in their fifth and third place matches, respectively.