Inside Athletics

Inside Athletics: October 14, 2011

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In this week’s Inside Athletics, Dave and James talk about the excitement of Homecoming Weekend, including the varsity matches throughout the day on Saturday and the baseball and softball alumni games in the morning. Inside Athletics is a weekly podcast hosted by Athletic Director Dave King. The podcast offers a synopsis of what is happening… Read more »

Inside Athletics: October 7, 2011

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In this week’s “Inside Athletics” podcast, Dave and James talk about the excitement of this time of year, with the Paul R. Yoder Sr. Golf Classic this Friday and then Homecoming next weekend.  After the flip of the calendar to October, they also jump into the conference standings and potential races for ODAC Tournament positioning. Inside… Read more »

Inside Athletics: September 30, 2011

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This week, Dave goes solo and discusses the challenges of directing the athletic program at EMU, a DIII program that values both the total educational experience for the student athlete and competitiveness within the conference.  Specific areas of tension that can exist are in the recruiting process and the amount of time asked of student athletes. … Read more »

Inside Athletics: September 23, 2011

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In this week’s “Inside Athletics,” Dave and James talk about the big week EMU teams have had, especially as the players approach a psychological milestone in the season.  Dave also touches on Friday’s chapel service, which featured a number of athletes and their summer cross cultural experience.  He then unveils information about a new varsity… Read more »

Inside Athletics: September 9, 2011

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In this week’s Inside Athletics, Dave and James discuss how the fall teams are doing after one week and what lies ahead this weekend.  Dave also talks about the busyness of the fall as many of the other sports have their off-season practices. Inside Athletics is a weekly podcast hosted by Athletic Director Dave King…. Read more »

Inside Athletics: September 2, 2011

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In this week’s “Inside Athletics,” Dave recaps the excitement of Royals Night, a season-opening meeting of all of EMU’s student-athletes.  Then Dave and James talk about the start of the 2011-12 athletic season, which was Thursday night, and go over this weekend’s full slate of games. Inside Athletics is a weekly podcast hosted by Athletic… Read more »

Inside Athletics: August 26, 2011

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In this week’s “Inside Athletics” Dave welcomes James De Boer back to the program as the new school year starts.  They talk about the new athletics website, emuroyals.com, and some of its features.  The two also review the ODAC Preseason Polls which were released throughout the week. Inside Athletics is a weekly podcast hosted by… Read more »

Inside Athletics: August 19, 2011

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This week, Dave talks with Susan Kolb, women’s soccer head coach and Assistant Athletic Director for Student Athlete Well-being.  This podcast begins the weekly format and Dave introduces one of the new head coaches for the fall season.  Besides talking soccer and coaching philosophy, they explain the new efforts this year on increasing our athlete retention… Read more »

Inside Athletics: August 12, 2011

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This week, Dave highlights information about the new athletic webpage set to launch on August 18.  His special guest is J.J. Nekoloff, Assistant Commissioner and Sports Information Director for the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC).  JJ has been instrumental in the movement of ODAC member schools to host their athletic websites with Presto Sports.  Dave… Read more »