2012-2013 Weekly Updates and Information
Week of March 4-11
Sarah Wright and Paige Logan talk about their first place finishes and school records at the SCIAC four-way meet hosted by Caltech on March 2.
Week of Feb. 27-March 4
Monica Li and Rebekah Kitto talk about the tennis team's 3-0 to the season and the joy of finishing mid-terms
Week of Feb. 11-17
Ben Grabowski qualified for the SCIAC Championship in both the one- and three-meter diving competition after a successful competition during the preliminary round at the Rose Bowl aquatic center.
Week of Jan. 28-Feb. 3
A quick three minute chat with first-year Kevin Yu about the transition for high school to college athlete. Yu set the school 100 yard butterfly record in his first meet at Caltech.
Week of Jan. 21-27
Recently the basketball teams held alumni weekend. A pair of former women's basketball players (Andrea Kung and Lindsay King) chat about what being a student-athlete was like and the value of being an athlete at Caltech.
Week of Jan. 14-20
Paige Logan sits down for a few minutes to chat about life as a student-athlete, living in undergraduate housing and being a dual sport athlete (volleyball, T/F)
Week of Jan. 7-13
With baseball season's first official game less than three weeks, take a few moments to get to know new baseball coach Matthew Mark.
Week of Dec. 18-24
The five first-years on the women's basketball team sit down for a brief Q&A about the transitions from high school to college.
Week of Dec. 10-17
Ben Grabowski sits down for a few minutes to chat about life as
a student-athlete, living in undergraduate housing and playing a
sport during each term
Week of Dec. 3-10
Michael Edwards talks about becoming the school's all-time men's basketball scoring leader as well as his interest in gaming industry.
Week of Nov. 25-Dec. 2
Tennis player Dev Joshi talks about what life is like participating in athletics while completing a course load at one of the world's most prestigious schools.
Week of Nov. 19-25
A quick sit-down chat with Caltech's new Asst. A.D. Angel Mason
Week of Nov. 5-Nov. 12
Get to know new head track/field coach Michael Stevenson.
Week of Oct. 29-Nov.4
Grant Hollis, assistant water polo coach, and Claire Waller, assistant swimming/diving coach, talk about the rigors of coaching AND being PhD candidates at Caltech.
Week of Oct. 22-Oct. 28
Sarah Wright talks about what life is like participating in athletics while completing a course load at one of the world's most prestigious schools.
Week of Oct. 8-Oct. 15
Entering their junior years at Caltech the twin duo of Jon and Stanford Schor have participated on the cross country, fencing and track/field teams while at Caltech. Aside from carrying outstanding GPA's, they have quite a unique story from being editors of the school newspaper while planning some interesting post-graduate ideas.
Week of Oct. 1-Oct. 7
Nearly every NCAA school has a SAAC group that is made-up of current student-athlete who are interested in helping the intercollegiate athletic experience at their respective school. The SAAC leaders at Caltech for the 2012-2013 school year (Karen Dowling, Paige Logan, Hanna Dodd and Colin Murphy) sit down for a quick chat about the upcoming schedule and plans.
Week of Sept. 24-Sept. 30
The Cross Country has had some good early season results and first-year runners Aditya Bhagavathi and Rachel Thorp talked about the transitions of being a new collegiate student-athlete from an athletic and academic perspective.