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(Left to right) Freshmen CC Southerland and Cecily Johnson help with event.

Athletes compete in Special Olympics event

Taylor students help with basketball tournamentBy Harli Broge | Contributor The Special Olympics basketball tournament “Take it to the Hoop” holds a special place in sophomore Maddy Martinson’s heart. “A girl on my floor, the former co-director (of “Take it to the Hoop”), she saw that . . . I […]

by · March 8, 2019 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Bret Burchard coaches his team, the Norther Arizona Suns, during a regular season matchup.

Trojan at the helm of Northern Arizona Suns

Burchard’s promotion highlights alumni successBy Andrew Nevins | Echo The Northern Arizona Suns of the NBA G League ended their head coaching search in July by promoting Associate Head Coach and 2008 Taylor graduate Bret Burchard to the position. “I’ve witnessed Bret’s rise through the video room to the coaching […]

by · August 24, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports
Senior Joe Ingersoll has been a constant supporter of Taylor men’s basketball, whether on the sidelines, bench or court. (Photograph by Brad Timmerman)

Going from clipboard to contributor

Senior Joe Ingersoll rises through the ranksBy Erica Morman | Contributor “It’s not just you who gets places,” said senior Joe Ingersoll, a member of the Taylor men’s basketball team. “It’s a lot of other people joining in and helping you fulfill your dreams and mission.” Ingersoll has walked the […]

by · February 23, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Students head to J-term classes in the cold and snowy conditions. (Photograph provided by Carsyn Reynolds)

Excused absence

Here’s what you might’ve missed on campus during J-termBy Braden Ochs and Hannah Stumpf | Echo — J-term Chapel During J-term, chapel speakers discussed the four stages of community: pseudo-community, chaos, emptiness and true community. The speakers on this subject included Jon Cavanagh, Dan Blosser, Scott Barrett and Wynn Coggin. […]

by · February 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · News
Anything but silent

Anything but silent

Trojans move to 21–0 on Silent Night; defeat Great Lakes Christian 97–84By Justin Chapman | Echo Odle Arena is filled, the music is blaring, the students are chanting, Taylor’s men’s basketball team is throwing down dunks left and right during warmups. Silent Night is about to begin, and the 10th […]

by · December 8, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Men's Basketball, News, Photo Gallery, Sports
Santa, puppies and basketball players!?

Santa, puppies and basketball players!?

Picking the perfect Silent Night costumeBy LeighAnn Wolle | Echo If you walk into a Taylor dorm this week, you’ll probably find dozens of empty Starbucks cups, open textbooks and assortments of strange clothing. From buying footie pajamas to putting together the parts of Santa suits, students are busy preparing […]

by · December 9, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Co-founders of Sky Footwear, Keaton Hendricks and Eric Cellier show off a few pairs of socks.

Shooting for the Sky

Two Taylor basketball players take socks to the next levelBy Katherine Yeager | Echo They may be shooting hoops, but they’re reaching for the Sky. That is, Sky Footwear, a company co-founded by Taylor basketball teammates senior Eric Cellier and juniorKeaton Hendricks who are scoring on the court and in […]

by · September 9, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News
The Grant County Mayhem celebrate their 40–18 win.

Taylor Hosts Annual Special Olympics

Teams packed into the KSAC SaturdayBy Cassidy Grom | Echo Squeak, squeak, swish. The sounds of vigorous games of basketball reverberated off the walls of the KSAC on Saturday. Flashes of red, black and blue jerseys wove around stationary volunteers clad in neon orange t-shirts. It was the day of […]

by · February 12, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Basketball, Local/Indiana, News
Sealing the deal

Sealing the deal

Prospectives’ perspectives on Silent NightBy Wren Haynes | Echo There’s nothing quiet about the impression Silent Night makes on prospective students. Picture this: Two thousand screaming college kids in footie pajamas and superhero costumes. And you don’t know a single one of them. Senior Hannah Guske arrived just in time to […]

by · December 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Life & Times
Kobe Bryant may not have Michael Jordan’s impressive stats, but his career is one of the greatest the NBA has ever seen.

Consider Kobe

Bryant may be the best everBy Chris Yingling | Echo One of greatest basketball players of all time announced his retirement this week. Kobe Bryant divulged his plans to retire from the NBA at the conclusion of the 2015–16 season after 20 years of playing for the Los Angeles Lakers. While Lakers […]

by · December 4, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Editorials