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Deacon Spotlight: Calvin Harris

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November 19, 2020

Calvin Harris plays forward for the men’s soccer team. A sophomore intending to major in Communication, Harris hails from Middlesbrough, England, but has moved between Hong Kong and New Zealand while...

Deacon Spotlight: Rachel Kuehn

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November 5, 2020

Rachel Kuehn is a sophomore from Asheville, N.C., and a member of the Women’s Golf Team here at Wake Forest. She is planning on majoring in business and enterprise management.  She also has strong...

Deacon Spotlight: Steve Shutt

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October 29, 2020

Steve Shutt is the Wake Forest Associate Athletic Director for Athletic Communications, and, after 13 years at Wake Forest, he will retire on Oct. 31. Shutt graduated from Bowling Green State University...

Deacon Spotlight: Anne Van Hoof

Deacon Spotlight: Anne Van Hoof
October 15, 2020

A senior from Schijndel, a town in the south of the Netherlands, Anne Van Hoof’s journey to the Wake Forest Field Hockey team was anything but traditional. “I lived with my two older sisters, parents...

Deacon Spotlight: Dominic Peters

Deacon Spotlight: Dominic Peters
October 1, 2020

Dominic Peters is a senior and a goalkeeper on the Men’s Soccer Team. Peters is graduating in December, with a major in philosophy and minors in politics & international affairs and religion. On-campus,...

Deacon Spotlight: Chase Oliver & Isaiah Parente

Deacon Spotlight:  Chase Oliver & Isaiah Parente
September 24, 2020

Men’s soccer is off to a strong start this season, as they beat Pittsburgh 3-2 in an exhibition match on Sept. 13. Freshman Chase Oliver scored two of those goals in his first taste of collegiate soccer....

Deacon Spotlight: Isaiah Mucius

Deacon Spotlight: Isaiah Mucius
September 10, 2020

Isaiah Mucius is a junior at Wake Forest majoring in sociology and a member of the men’s basketball team. He is one of the highest touted returners on newly-hired Head Coach Steve Forbes’ squad —...

Deacon Spotlight: Logan Bolton

Deacon Spotlight: Logan Bolton
September 3, 2020

Logan Bolton is a senior member of the WFU cheerleading squad. She’s set to graduate in May with a degree in communication as well as a minor in journalism, and has led an incredibly decorated career...

Deacon Spotlight: John Ernst

Deacon Spotlight: John Ernst
March 5, 2020

John Ernst is a sophomore from Loveland, Ohio entering his second year as a baseball manager for the Wake Forest’s Men’s Baseball team. He is a Health & Exercise Science major with minors in Biology,...

Deacon Spotlight: Tyler Witt

Deacon Spotlight: Tyler Witt
February 27, 2020

After participating in Senior Day in 2019, Wake Forest Men’s Baseball player Tyler Witt will be able to have that opportunity once again in 2020. A member of the 2018 and 2019 All-ACC Academic Teams,...

Deacon Spotlight: Adriana Piekarewicz

Deacon Spotlight: Adriana Piekarewicz
February 20, 2020

As a sixth-grader in Florida, Adriana Piekarewicz was a soccer player who ran a fast mile in gym class. Shortly thereafter, she began practicing and racing with the varsity cross-country and track team...

Deacon Spotlight: Alex Sharp

Deacon Spotlight: Alex Sharp
February 13, 2020

Senior Alex Sharp has been on a tear for the women’s basketball team, recording her thousandth career point on Jan. 30 against Pitt and recording multiple double-doubles as of late. During the Deacons’...

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