Dreyfuss Mock Draft Vol. 2

The NBA Draft season has already gotten off to a great start before Adam Silver has even called a name. The Boston Celtics have traded the first overall pick to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for the third pick in the draft, as well as future picks. However, this move, all be it a big…

Dreyfuss Mock Draft: Vol. 1

By Adam Dreyfuss This year’s NBA draft is sure to be filled with big surprises. Boston already made a bold move by trading the first pick to Philly, the Pistons actively shopping their pick for a veteran, and murmurs that this could finally be the moment that the Bulls pull the trigger on a Jimmy…

Advice for College Applicants

by Adam Dreyfuss The college application process is one that can be described with a nice plethora of words. I have heard people use the words stressful, nerve-wracking, and exciting amongst others. Personally, I agree with all three words as good descriptions of this process. ● Stressful: The college application process can be very stressful….

YouTube Money?

by Adam Dreyfuss Even though they may seem useless, those advertisements before a YouTube video and that little banner that pops up during the video are there to serve two purposes: to help generate profit for YouTube as well as the creator of said video. Many people’s full time jobs are to make YouTube videos,…

Life as a Ballboy

by Adam Dreyfuss Whether you notice it or not, there is a constant to every tennis match played on the ATP World Tour. That constant is ballboys. For the past six years, my hometown, Winston Salem, NC, has had its very own ATP tournament, the Winston Salem Open. For the past four years, I have…

Olympic Women’s Soccer Preview

by Adam Dreyfuss Unlike the men’s section of the Olympics, the women’s Olympic soccer tournament is regarded as a serious international tournament where the best players play. The Olympics offer great insight as to how teams have progressed or regressed since last year’s World Cup. Out of the 12 teams in this year’s Olympics, only…

Olympic Men’s Soccer Preview

By Adam Dreyfuss While most major soccer tournaments showcase some of the best players in the world, the Olympics are very different. The majority of the players brought to the Olympics are either promising young players looking to get their foot in the door, or already established players who aren’t good enough to be selected…

Maybe Tomorrow

by Adam Dreyfuss Finals week. One of the most dreaded times of the year is finals week. Recently, I experienced the pain of finals week, and the personal struggle with procrastination. Why study now when I can watch a YouTube video, stream a TV show on Netflix, or play video games? pro·cras·ti·na·tion prəˌkrastəˈnāSH(ə)n/ Noun “The…

The Summer Ahead

by Adam Dreyfuss Arsenal Football Club. When you say those three words, what comes to most people’s minds is a legendary team who were once of the most dominant teams in England. They’ll probably remember the season where Arsenal went an entire Premier League campaign without losing a match. They think of legends like Thierry…

The Most Unpredictable Team

by Adam Dreyfuss Last season, the Xavier Musketeers were a No. 6 seed in the NCAA Tournament who lost to second seed Arizona in the Sweet 16. They lost two starters, guard Dee Davis and center Matt Stainbrook, and entering this season nobody expected much from the Musketeers. However, they have defied all odds going…

Race for the Supremacy

by Adam Dreyfuss At this time last year Leicester City were in last place- five points from safety. After a survival which can only be described as a miracle, many predicted that the Foxes would get relegated this season. Nobody could have imagined that 26 matches through the campaign, Leicester would be top of the…