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Izzo Turns Sweet After The Spartans’ Victory Over Minnesota

Colin Koot

March 26, 2019

Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans no longer have to wait for a recently elusive Sweet 16 appearance, as they advanced to their first Sweet 16 since 2015.    The Spartans beat the tenth seeded Minnesota Golden Gophers 70-50 despite 22 turnovers, their second highest total of the year.  They w...

3 Key to the Michigan State-Minnesota Game

Colin Koot

March 22, 2019

After surviving the Bradley Braves in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, the Michigan State Spartans will now face the Minnesota Golden Gophers. The Spartans routed Minnesota in February, but this Golden Gopher team has evolved throughout the past month. Here are the three keys for Michigan Sta...

Michigan State Basketball Avoids Major Upset

Colin Koot

March 22, 2019

The second seeded Michigan State Spartans narrowly avoided one of the biggest upsets of the NCAA Tournament. The Spartans needed Cassius Winston and their year’s best performance at the free throw line (25-26) to pull away from the Bradley Braves in the closing seconds.  Winston had 26 points, ma...

Everything to Know About the Bradley Braves

Colin Koot

March 19, 2019

The Michigan State Spartans will face the Bradley Braves in the NCAA round of 64, a dangerous team out of the Missouri Valley Conference. The Braves are 20-14 on the year and were the five seed in their conference tournament, upsetting number one seed Loyola IL before beating Northern Iowa in the final. ...

Matt McQuaid Leads Michigan State to Conference Tournament Victory

Colin Koot

March 19, 2019

The Michigan State Spartans overcame a massive deficit to beat their in-state rival for the Big Ten Tournament Championship on Sunday, March 17. MSU came back from a double digit hole in order to beat the Michigan Wolverines for a Big Ten Conference Tournament victory to go with their regular seaso...

Michigan State Tops In-State Rival, Wins Conference

Colin Koot

March 15, 2019

Michigan State Basketball beat their biggest rival on senior night to win the Big Ten Conference. Now their sights are set on making a run in the Big Ten Tournament. The talk of the game was in the second half, where the Spartans excelled on the offensive and defensive end of the floor. After going ...

Mason Sports Pod-MSU Basketball Beats Michigan

Mason Sports Pod-MSU Basketball Beats Michigan

Colin Koot

March 15, 2019

In the second episode of the Mason Sports Pod, we take a look at the Michigan vs Michigan State game, the seniors on the team, and the Big Ten regular season championship.  We also preview the Big Ten Tournament and possible seeding for the NCAA Tournament....

Three Spartans Recognized by the Big Ten Conference

Colin Koot

March 14, 2019

The Big Ten player of the year award is the most coveted award in the conference, and Michigan State University point guard Cassius Winston earned it. Winston averaged 19 points and 7.6 assists on the year, leading the team in those respective categories. He also improved on the defensive end of ...

Mason Robotics Earns Prestigious Award

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Colin Koot, Sports Editor

March 12, 2019

In robotics, a prestigious award called the chairman’s award goes to the team with the highest values and best cooperation within their members. Mason High School’s own robotics team, also known as The Tractor Technicians, were given said award at a recent competition, called the First Robotics Compe...

Mason Sports Pod-MSU Basketball

Mason Sports Pod-MSU Basketball

Colin Koot, Writer

February 28, 2019

Manny Machado Agrees to Biggest Free Agent Deal in MLB History- Bryce Harper Still Unsigned

Colin Koot, Writer

February 22, 2019

All-Star shortstop and third baseman Manny Machado has finally signed a contract after almost four months of waiting.  The San Diego Padres signed the slugger to a ten year, 300 million dollar deal on February 19.   Machado posted a career high last year in batting average (.297), on base...

For the Love of the Game

Austin McCoy, Writer

February 22, 2019

Choosing between a handed five million dollars or ability to play the sport they love for years on end is a difficult choice. One of which player Kyler Murray had to make. 21 year old Kyler Murray is a football and baseball star at the University of Oklahoma. In his freshman year of highschool, Mur...

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