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JSU volleyball’s strong season comes to a close

Sadie Appleton, Correspondent

Coming off their historic regular season and being crowned the Ohio Valley Conference champions, the Gamecock volleyball squad moved on in the post season to compete in the OVC tournament. Being regular season conference champions, Jacksonville State was automatically slotted in the quarterfinal match where they faced off against Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. This was the second straight time the two teams had met in the opening round of the OVC tournament. It would also be the second consecutive year that JSU would move on with a 3-0 clean sweep.

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From West Virginia to Alabama: McClung’s journey to, ideas for deanship

Bonae Barrs, Correspondent

Dr. Steven McClung grew up in West Virginia, in the middle of the Appalachian Mountains. Now, as the newly hired Dean of the School of Business and Industry at Jacksonville State University, he is preparing to settle in at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains.

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Men’s basketball falls short to George Mason

Josie HowellSports Editor

The Jacksonville State Men’s basketball team fell short in Tuesday’s game against George Mason with a final score of 60-67. In this matchup, GMU outscored the Gamecocks in the paint and at the three-point line with Jax State only shooting 26 percent at the three-point line compared to George Mason’s 33 percent. Meanwhile, the Gamecocks had a total of 35 rebounds in this matchup compared to GMU’s 45 rebounds.

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