30 Mar 2017

Football team practices in pads for the first time

Texas Wesleyan’s football team held its first practice in full pads at Farrington Field Wednesday to prepare for the scrimmage April 22 and next season, head coach Joe Prud’homme said. “[Practice] went pretty well,” Prud’homme said. “I wasn’t sure what to expect because this is the first time any of

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11 Mar 2017

Professor, students test fitness trackers

Dr. Robert Thiebaud, a Wesleyan assistant professor of exercise science, has been conducting research on three fitness trackers to test their accuracy. Thiebaud has been researching TomTom Adventurer, Microsoft Band, and the Fitbit Surge since the fall 2016 semester, he said.  “I remember one time in basic concepts class we

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28 Feb 2017

Rams named All-Academic scholars

Soccer player Michael Brown began playing for the Rams after serving in the Navy, and says that being able to play at the college level is a dream come true. But part of being able to do that is keeping up his grades, which can be challenging, because during the

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11 Feb 2017

Rams getting ready to put on the pads

Texas Wesleyan football is gearing up — for spring practices, an intersquad scrimmage in April and, of course, the 2017 season. The team is practicing in the afternoon Monday through Thursday and at 5 a.m. on Fridays and will start practicing in pads on March 28, said head coach Joe

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29 Jan 2017

Rams’ attitude leads to winning season

Texas Wesleyan’s men’s basketball team expects to excel in their upcoming games and the conference tournament because of what head coach Brennen Shingleton said is the culture of this year’s team. “We are a new team,” Shingleton said. “We’ve got great leadership and more importantly I think this team is

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