Month: February 2013

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Lady Pirates’ Basketball loses five players to violations of PSC policy
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Lady Pirates’ Basketball loses five players to violations of PSC policy

by Ally Doty The Pensacola State women’s basketball team is currently under re-construction after the recent loss of five players, not only from the basketball program, but also from the college as well. “They were all very good basketball players; one was an all-American, four of them were SEC-type players,” said Pensacola State Athletic Director...

Baseball home opener closes with loss
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Baseball home opener closes with loss

by Ally Doty The Pensacola State College baseball team faced Faulkner State Community College for their home opener of the season on Tuesday, Feb. 5, and lost 8-4. After creating a 3-1-1 record on the road to begin their season, the Pirates created numerous opportunities to score runs in each inning but were only successful...

Perks of palafox market
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Perks of palafox market

by Lionel Haynes Jr With prices within any student’s budget, the Palafox Market offers a variety of local produce and  products most Saturday mornings, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., in downtown Pensacola. More than 70 vendors provide everything from homemade food to local art. The market is located at the Martin Luther King Plaza on...

Ladies still in hunt for a win
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Ladies still in hunt for a win

by Ally Doty Pensacola State College’s Lady Pirates fought Chipola College Saturday, Feb. 2, at the Lou Ross Center, but they could not keep it together long enough to pull off their first conference win. The pirates lost 53-52. With a 0-6 conference record going into Saturday’s game, the Pirates exposed their exhaustion to losing...

Men are short by four, lose 66-62
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Men are short by four, lose 66-62

by Ally Doty Pensacola State College lost another conference game Saturday, Feb. 2, against Chipola College 66-62. Three minutes in the game Denzel Richardson, a PSC freshman guard, fouled which resulted in two more points for Chipola. Not long after, a technical foul was called on Chipola’s Mistor Thomas that allowed PSC’s Dawud Salaam to...

Men fall by 35 to NWFSC
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Men fall by 35 to NWFSC

by Ally Doty Wednesday, Jan. 30, was a losing night for the Pensacola State College men’s basketball team. They fell hard, 99-64, to the leaders of their conference, Northwest Florida State College.  The game was coarse from the beginning even though PSC scored the first six points. It wasn’t long before NWFSC responded and made...

Ladies lose to ranked NWFSC, 51-29
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Ladies lose to ranked NWFSC, 51-29

by Alloy Doty “Here we go White!” Coach Leah Drury, of Pensacola State College, cheered as she watched her Lady Pirates fall to the Northwest Florida State College Wednesday, Jan. 30, at the Lou Ross Center. With a 0-5 record, Wednesday’s double header began with PSC’s women still fighting for their first conference win this...