Category Archive: Athletics

Apr 20

“I Heart Barton”

Coming to Barton  has been a great experience so far. As a first year student, I love the relationships between the professors and students here; it’s completely different than anywhere else! ! You get that one-on-one attention that you might not get anywhere else. It’s great to know that your professors know you by name! …

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Mar 21

March Madness

Who is ready for March Madness? It’s a great time of year for all basketball-loving  fans that enjoy intense fun and exciting three pointers and dunks. March Madness brings the best out in teams. Sixty-four teams competing for one National Championship is exciting and thrilling; you never know who is going to win or go home. …

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Mar 08

March Madness!!!!

LET’S GO, BULLDOGS!!!! So, I need to catch you up on some Bulldog Madness around here!! First we will start with the men’s basketball team. Last Monday we had a home game against St. Andrews, and we won! It was a great game! We were on our feet the whole game it seemed! The guys …

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Feb 24

Pink & Red Basketball Game

I think that I have mentioned before that I’m involved with a lot of different student clubs and organizations on campus. Well, one of those is the Student Bulldog Club. We are the wild and crazy Barton fans that are at every Barton game cheering on our fellow Bulldogs. One event that we are sponsoring …

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Feb 23

Winning the Spirit Stick!

So, here at Barton, the SGA (Student Government Association) hosts a Spirit Night where whatever organization you choose to be in can compete to win the Spirit Stick! It’s a stick that is painted white and Barton blue, and the winner each year can choose to paint something on it to show that they won! …

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Dec 13

Bulldog Pride: Not Just About the Basketball

It’s not always about sports. Bulldog spirit, that is. I mean, sure, sports is a huge part of it. There is the soccer team and the golf team and the tennis team and, of course, the basketball team, and these are all very important. The cheerleaders spend hours and hours every day making sure they …

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Dec 06

Bulldog Club!!

Most people who know me know that I love basketball! It is my favorite sport to watch. Two of my favorite NBA teams are the Detroit Pistons and the Boston Celtics. Coming to Barton, I was happy to see that Barton has a special group for the loud, crazy, sports-loving people: the Student Bulldog Club. …

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Nov 30

Basketball Fever

Well, it’s officially started….basketball season! I just got back from the Barton vs. Mount Olive game. I was never a big basketball person, and I still don’t really understand all the rules or what’s happening most of the time.  My biggest cue to begin cheering is when everyone around me starts to.  But tonight, even …

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Nov 30

Barton vs. Mount Olive!!!

Crazy night! Tonight was the highly talked about game of the season. It was a double-header basketball game: Barton vs. Mount Olive. All day this game was on my mind. I couldn’t stay focused in class because I was so eager and excited to show my Bulldog pride and cheer on the Bulldog teams! A …

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Nov 30

Bulldog FEVER!!!

So, tonight is the big game! Mount Olive College, our rival, ventures to the Doghouse, where they will meet their biggest fears, our men’s and women’s basketball teams! Just because we are a smaller school, that doesn’t mean we don’t support our Bulldogs!  When we do it, we do it big! So go big, or …

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