Author: Julia Randall


World Cup 2014: Germany vs. Brazil

Spoiler alert: Germany stomped Brazil. In what would turn out to be the most Tweeted about sporting event in history to date, Germany annihilated the host team to gain an unprecedented World Cup semi-final victory. The first five minutes of play gave no indication that the match would be anything less than a well-battled fight to the finish—despite the fact that Brazil was missing...

USA vs. Portugal 0

USA vs. Portugal

The United States needed to secure a win against Portugal in order to guarantee their advancement; this would give team USA a bit of a break and allow for a little bit of breathing room. Kickoff found Graham Zusi starting in lieu of the injured Jozy Altidore, essentially frontloading the United States with 5 midfielders and 1 striker (Dempsey). At the 5’ mark, the...


Washington Redskins NFL Draft Analysis

With another NFL draft successfully completed for the upcoming season, the next course of action is the ever-anticipated draft-pick analysis. The Washington Redskins made some key acquisitions this year that fans and fantasy leagues across the nation hope will help fill some of their current gaps. After last year’s disappointing season, the Redskins had a shot at some early round picks; here’s how things...


Kevin Frandsen: a Jack of all “Trades”

  Earlier this year, in what was undoubtedly an arduous decision making process, Kevin Frandsen decided to decline an assignment to the minors from the Phillies. Though risky, this move didn’t waste time paying him back; he signed with the Washington Nationals the day after electing to be a free agent. So what can the Nationals expect from their recent acquisition? Arguably, Frandsen’s chameleon-like...