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Spotlight: Saby Nihalani

Spotlight: Saby Nihalani
November 29, 2018

Saby Nihalani is a freshman tennis player looking to make a mark in her first season with the Deacons. She hails from New Delhi, India and arrived in Winston Salem with successes in both national and international...

What Are The Odds? Best Bets For November’s End

Carson Wentz watches the replay after his pass was intercepted late in the 4th quarter during the Eagles 48-7 loss to the New Orleans Saints on November 18, 2018.
November 29, 2018

LAST WEEK: 2-2 (7-5 overall) A weekend that may seem long ago to some is still quite fresh in my mind, mainly due to Philip Rivers crushing our winning week. His inexcusable spike of the football in the...

Men’s Basketball Begins New Winning Streak

Men's Basketball Begins New Winning Streak
November 29, 2018

Christian Odjakjian also contributed to this article. Since the last publication of the Old Gold & Black, the Men’s Basketball  team has played five games, winning three of them to compile a 4-2...

NFL Week 12: Playoffs In Sight

Broncos TE Matt LaCosse, right, catches a pass with Steelers CB Joe Haden, left, during the 2nd half at Broncos Stadium at Mile High Sunday afternoon. (Hector Acevedo/ZUMA Wire/TNS)
November 29, 2018

With a number of the league’s top teams, including the Rams and Chiefs, on bye this past weekend and very few marquee matchups, many projected this as a boring NFL weekend, but it turned out to be anything...

Third Year Is The Charm For Clawson’s Deacons

Third Year Is The Charm For Clawson's Deacons
November 29, 2018

Prior to the start of football season, I wrote a season preview for the Deacons on what I thought would happen over this season. Now, following the final game of the regular season, we will look back over...

Demon Deacons Fall To Akron At Home

Demon Deacons Fall To Akron At Home
November 29, 2018

The top-seeded and No.2-ranked Wake Forest Men’s Soccer team saw their 2018 season come to a close on Sunday evening in the NCAA Tournament Round 16 after a 1-0 loss at Spry Stadium against No. 16-ranked...

Demon Deacons Decimate Duke On The Road

Demon Deacons Decimate Duke On The Road
November 29, 2018

The Wake Forest football team has been through a lot of ups and downs this season. In total, 13 athletes suffered season-ending injuries throughout the season and 38 missed significant time due to injuries....

Spotlight: Jule Grashoff

Spotlight: Jule Grashoff
November 15, 2018

Jule Grashoff, a senior from Bremen, Germany, has come into her own as a scoring force this year for the women’s field hockey team. Through 21 games, Grashoff has 54 points on the year, scoring 24 goals...

What Are The Odds? Best Bets For Mid-November

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck (12) celebrates the win against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind. The Indianapolis Colts defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 29-26. (Sam Riche/TNS)
November 15, 2018

LAST WEEK: 2-2 (5-3 overall) Last week started off rocky for our wallets but not for our Deacs. Wake Forest, led by sophomore quarterback Jamie Newman, came roaring back in the second half to not only...

NBA Rookie Review: Another Talented Class?

Oklahoma's Trae Young watches the final seconds tick off the clock during the second half against Oklahoma State in a Big 12 Tournament first-round game at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo., on March 7, 2018. (Rich Sugg/Kansas City Star/TNS)
November 15, 2018

After Ben Simmons’ and Donovan Mitchell’s surprising rookie season last year, the rookies this season show off their potential as well after their first month of NBA experience. Most of the top-pick...

NFL Week 10: Separating The Good From The Bad

Tre Sullivan (left) misses a tackle as Ezekiel Elliott leaps over him during the second quarter.
November 15, 2018

Through 10 weeks, the good teams continue to separate themselves from the bad as the playoff race heats up for the top teams and numerous coaches’ seats for bottom-feeding teams seem to be getting warmer....

Running Community Addresses Women’s Safety

Running Community Addresses Women's Safety
November 15, 2018

From the “We Run Winston” running group to the Running Club at Wake Forest to the Fleet Feet Running Club, Winston-Salem and Wake Forest are bustling with groups to help women train and run safely,...

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