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Sports News - Spring 2017

March 1, 2017

Sports news from the spring 2017 issue.

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Thin Ice: Race, Sports, and Awakening in the 1950s

Oct. 4, 2016

Thin Ice is a fictional story set in a small Wisconsin town that weaves a compelling tale about race, sports, and sexism.

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CU Around: Sports Medicine

June 1, 2016

The CU Sports Medicine and Performance Center opened last August in the new Champions Center on campus.


Sports Briefs – Spring 2016

March 1, 2016

Highlights and tidbits from Fall 2016

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Rick Trujillo, Mountain Runner

March 1, 2015

Running mountain trails was strictly forbidden for CU-Boulder’s track and cross-country athletes in the 1960s. Rick Trujillo couldn't help himself.

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The Man Who Charted the Red Zone

Sept. 1, 2013

Scoring efficiency from the “red zone’’ — the portion of the field between the 20-yard lines and the goal line — is the brainchild of CU sports information director Dave Plati.

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Coburn Reigns in Running

Sept. 1, 2013

Emma Coburn added another chapter to the storied recent history for CU runners in the 3,000-meter steeplechase by winning the NCAA title in the event in Eugene, Ore.

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Hitting Home Runs for the Community: Tom Garfinkel

June 1, 2013

San Diego Padres chief executive officer Tom Garfinkel always has viewed baseball as a platform to bring people together.

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Running Down a Dream

March 1, 2013

David Bolen became CU's first Olympic Athlete in 1948 before embarking on a successful career as an ambassador.

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Missed Some of the Season?

March 1, 2013

2013 sports highlights.