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Lights Bring Added Dimension to JU Football

Patrick Wilkins, Managing Editor

October 26, 2015

Filed under Archive, Football, Sports

Thomas Edison invented the light bulb for the purpose of bringing light, and its accessibility, to the masses. Edison said that “we will make electricity so cheap that only the rich will burn candles.” While Edison was right in his prediction of how easily accessible electricity is to the people, it still hasn’t changed the lighting situation at D.B. Milne Field,...

Dolphins 5-0

Dolphins 5-0

October 26, 2015

Approximately two and a half hours before kickoff, Jacksonville University captured the hype of the game in a single Facebook post. Tonight, under the...

Dolphins escape with win

Dolphins escape with win

October 7, 2015

The Dolphins used a strong rushing game to open their mid-season home stand with a 30-26 victory over Morehead State. The win improved the Dolphins to...

New Season, Same Results

Patrick Wilkins, Managing Editor

September 29, 2015

Filed under Archive, Editorial, Football, Sports

Every year Jaguars fans think that the worst is behind them and that their beloved team has started a new chapter in program history, one that includes progress and wins. After watching the Jaguars week one game against the Carolina Panthers, it appears that those fans will have to continue to wait. The Jaguars put on a pathetic display week one, losing 20-9 in an ugly gam...

Dolphins Escape Newberry with Win

Patrick Wilkins, Managing Editor

September 29, 2015

Filed under Archive, Football, Sports

The Dolphins went on the road to South Carolina and narrowly escaped with a 17-14 win over the Newberry Wolves. The Dolphins and Wolves combined for 601 total yards of offense, but it was the defense that helped propel the Dolphins to the victory. The Dolphins’ defense was able to force the Wolves’ junior quarterback, Zach Blair and junior wide receiver Braxton Ivery to ...

Tillman Remembered

Patrick Wilkins, Sports Editor

December 1, 2014

Filed under Archive, Football

Ricardo “Rico” Tillman made Jacksonville University history in the fall of 1998 during the Dolphins inaugural football season. He was the first player to catch a touchdown pass in a JU Dolphins’ uniform. He made history again on November 15, 2014 when his number was retired at halftime during the Campbell game. The only difference is that Rico wasn’t around to cele...

JU’s Football Program in State of Shock

JU’s Football Program in State of Shock

December 1, 2014

It was supposed to be a day of happiness for the players. One in which their hard work and dedication to the season would pay off in the form of a playoff...

Bortles Still Learning, Fans Still Suffering

Patrick Wilkins, Sports Editor

October 29, 2014

Filed under Archive, Football, In The Community, News, Sports

Jaguars’ fans knew that the growing pains of a rookie quarterback would be tough to watch, but they didn’t know that it was going to be this tough. Jaguars’ fans were not pleased as they watched the home team from Jacksonville lose to the Miami Dolphins 24-13 on Oct. 26. Just a week after the team’s first win of the season against the Cleveland Browns on Oct. 19,...

Dolphins Continue to Roll

Patrick Wilkins, Sports Editor

October 29, 2014

Filed under Archive, Football, Sports

The Dolphins continued their road stretch of the schedule Saturday, when they traveled north to Gaffney, S.C. to play Limestone College and, like the previous seven weeks, they walked away victorious, beating the Saints 61-10. Redshirt junior Kade Bell and the offense continued their explosive performance from the previous week by racking up 651 yards of total offense and...

Dolphins Continue to Win

Patrick Wilkins, Sports Editor

October 17, 2014

Filed under Archive, Football, Sports

The JU Dolphins’ football team has found the right combination of a stifling defense and a surging offense to continue their winning ways, beating the Morehead State Eagles 45-26 in Morehead, KY, and sits atop of the Pioneer Football League rankings. Led by redshirt junior quarterback Kade Bell, who threw for six touchdown passes, the Dolphins’ offense put together...

Dolphins Treat the Homecoming Crowd

Dolphins Treat the Homecoming Crowd

October 14, 2014

Homecoming is meant for the students. It is supposed to bring interaction between students, create a bond between a school and its students, and help create...

Dolphins Win in Thrilling Fashion

Patrick Wilkins

October 1, 2014

Filed under Archive, Football, Sports

The Dolphins had a tough task when they took the field Saturday Sept. 23. Not only were they going against one of the premiere teams in the IVY League, but the weather didn’t want to cooperate, making for a very wet and soggy day on the gridiron. Although the task was tall and the Dolphins found themselves down, they never considered themselves out of the contest and found...

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