The Gamecocks return for a new track year

Jo Mayo, Correspondent

The Jacksonville State track and field team returned to competition for the first time in 2022 at the Vulcan Invitational on Jan. 15. The Gamecocks competed against several good teams including the University of Alabama, Troy University,


Lady Gamecocks topple Lipscomb for third win in conference

Preston Odam, Correspondent

The Jacksonville State Women’s Basketball team defeated the Lipscomb Bison on Wednesday, Jan. 12, to remain undefeated in the Pete Mathews Coliseum thus far. The Gamecocks downed the Bison in a 80-70 point victory to improve their


Gamecocks football announce 2022 football schedule

Thomas Ashworth, Sports Editor

Gamecocks fans no longer have to wonder about when the Rich Rodriguez era will begin, as the Jacksonville State football team announced their 2022 football schedule on Friday afternoon. JSU’s full schedule can be found at


University tightens COVID-19 precautions as Omicron cases rise

Abigail Harrison, News Editor

Masked instruction returned to campus this week as COVID-19 cases continue to rise in the area. 

President Killingsworth released an updated mask requirement on Monday. According to the statement, masks must be worn in all buildings


JSU track and field engages in BSC icebreaker

Jo Mayo, Correspondent

Jacksonville State University’s track and field team competed in their first indoor meet of the season- the Birmingham Southern (BSC) Indoor Icebreaker, which took place on Dec. 3. This meet occurred earlier than normal, making it the first