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Jack Harrison signs with Adidas, turns pro

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January 14, 2016

The pride and centerpiece of the 2015 Wake Forest men’s soccer team, first-year midfielder Jack Harrison, has made his decision to join the ranks of professional soccer by signing a Generation Adidas...

Uninspired defense lifts Hokies over Demon Deacons

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January 14, 2016

The Demon Deacons came out flat in a largely quiet and empty atmosphere Wednesday night at Virginia Tech and it ultimately proved costly. Despite great nights from sophomore Rondale Watson and senior...

ACC Recap: Conference showcases depth

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January 14, 2016

As conference play kicks into full gear, there are a few things to know about the strength and depth of the ACC as a whole this basketball season. Every season, the ACC is regarded by many as the best...

NFL Recap: Panthers to host Seattle Seahawks

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January 14, 2016

After a very exciting wild-card weekend that featured cold temperatures, a shutout and a lot of faith, the Divisional Round is set. If you missed wild-card weekend, here are some quick highlights of the...

Football team ends season with close loss to Duke

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December 3, 2015

As has been the story of the Wake Forest football program in recent years, the Wake Forest Demon Deacons fell just short against in-state rival Duke 27-21 on Saturday at BB&T Field. “I think today...

Spotlight: Ariel Stephenson

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December 3, 2015

While the Wake Forest women’s basketball team has fallen on hard times in recent years, the most recent crop of freshmen is looking to change that.  Led by freshman guard Ariel Stephenson’s 13.8...

Deacs take third place at Maui Invitational

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December 3, 2015

Facing injury, suspensions and even illness, Wake Forest has managed to win five of its first seven games of the season, including wins over No. 13 Indiana and UCLA in the Maui Jim Maui Invitational and...

Football rivalries mark an exciting weekend

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December 3, 2015

Week 13 of the college football season finally came and passed, and with it came a full slate of ACC/SEC games along with several ACC in-state rivalries. Many college football aficionados refer to the...

Week 12: Patriots suffer first loss of the season

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December 3, 2015

As an interesting NFL Week 12 wraps up, there now remains only one undefeated team. While the Patriots lost a close one in Denver, the Carolina Panthers improved to 11-0 this week following the win against...

Men’s soccer reaches Elite Eight

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December 3, 2015

In the past two weeks, the Wake Forest men’s soccer team has pushed through in the NCAA College Cup, the NCAA soccer tournament. Wake Forest has advanced through both the second and third rounds to...

Irish get lucky, defeat Deacs 1-0

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November 12, 2015

Just three days after taking down No. 9 Louisville 2-1 in the ACC tournament on Sunday, Nov. 8, Wake Forest was downed 1-0 by No. 8 Notre Dame at Spry Stadium on Wednesday. Despite the loss and exit from...

Men’s basketball needs to find wins in December

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November 12, 2015

Suspensions, an injury and a heartbreaking loss in recruiting. This combination of factors make for perhaps the worst possible past 30 days for Wake Forest basketball. Sophomores Rondale Watson and Cornelius...

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