With the NCAA Basketball tournament just getting underway, Odyssey Online staff writer Caedmon Churchwell gives his predictions on the tournament.
News Editor Delia Adamson recounts her experience in attending the Georgia Basketball State Championship game on March 8.
Women are underrepresented and underpaid in the sports industry, let alone faced with harassment from male athletes even at the high school level.
On Feb. 5, the Atlanta Falcons squandered a 25-point lead to the New England Patriots, losing Super Bowl LI and leaving Atlanta fans disappointed for yet another year.
Sports Editor Hannah Gale discusses her experiences as a Jewish athlete in the South.
With the 2015-16 NFL season wrapped up, the beginning of the next season approaches and a large variety of potential game changers are preparing to enter the NFL draft. Here are some of the top prospects, compiled by sophomore Staff Writer Owen Churchwell, that are expected to appear in the 2016 draft.
Chris Borland’s decision to quit football due to concerns regarding traumatic brain injury is rational. But what about those who can’t?
The Atlanta Hawks are soaring into the 2015 NBA Playoffs with the best record in the Eastern Conference.
Every year in March, the madness of men’s NCAA basketball tournament kicks off. The 64 team tournament makes every March a month to look forward to.
The National Football League awards the Lombardi trophy to the Seattle Seahawks following their victory in the Super Bowl XLVIII. The Lombardi trophy is won by one of 32 National Football League teams each year by winning the tournament culminating the American football season. This year the Seattle Seahawks will compete in their second consecutive…
Academics trump athletics in the high school arena, and the Georgia High School Association eligibility policy, which states a student has to be passing five classes to play a sport, puts a fair emphasis on academics.
Many athletes like to snack on junk food after a practice or game. Junk food is full of unnecessary sugars and artificial flavoring that is damaging to an athlete’s health. “A lot of my teammates eat junk food during the school day,” freshman soccer player Neha Mohanty said. Photo by Julie Alpaugh By ZOE…
NFL draft prospect Michael Sam played a vital role in the dismantling of oppressive stereotypes about sexuality by coming out as gay on Feb. 8.
On Jan. 5, Denver Nuggets power forward Kenneth Faried became the first NBA player in history to join the gay rights group, “Athlete Ally,” aimed at fighting homophobia in sports.
At the end of a distribution day, I wince every time an ODYSSEY Newsmagazine, a product that a 26-person staff slaved over, lies on the floor or in the recycling bins. So why do we do it in the first place?
Every single college football fan knows the Bowl Championship Series has become synonymous with unfairness, mistake and doubt in a dated system.
During my middle school years, I was honored as the First Team all-region quarterback and point guard in Liberty, S.C.
The numbers are clear: African-Americans are underrepresented in baseball.
The month of March is a very special to me. In addition to my birthday on the fourth, the month brings alive a special time in the sports world, March Madness.