Articles written by: Tanner Gore

Nexus Staff Writers Say Their Goodbyes
Columns/Features / Sports

Nexus Staff Writers Say Their Goodbyes

So here it is; my final article for the Daily Nexus. I was pretty stumped on what to write about and how to write it. In the past when I didn’t know what to write on, I’d choose something that I am very passionate about, usually in-depth baseball articles. However, […]

Water Polo Reloads With Six New Recruits
Sports / Water Polo

Water Polo Reloads With Six New Recruits

The UC Santa Barbara men’s water polo team has six recruits lined up to bring some depth to a roster that rose to No. 2 in the national rankings during the 2012 season but finished 2-8 in their final 10 games. “When we are recruiting, we look for players who […]

Columns/Features / Sports

Mariano Rivera Proving To Excel Despite Age

When Yankees manager Joe Girardi is preparing for bed at the end of the night, he makes a phone call to one of his employees to prepare a fine bottle of wine. It is always the same bottle; it has one taste and only one taste. Yet this taste is […]

Youth Are Taking Over the MLB This Season
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Youth Are Taking Over the MLB This Season

Just about every Major League team hit the 30 game bench mark over the weekend, and while the MLB season is a marathon not a sprint, 30 games is an adequate sample size to reflect on what we have learned so far.   The Big Spenders in the offseason are […]

Hits and Misses of the 2013 NFL Draft
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Hits and Misses of the 2013 NFL Draft

After last year’s draft featured three or four franchise-changing quarterbacks, the top of the 2013 draft was quite the opposite. Instead of a selecting big time playmakers, the Chiefs and Jaguars selected offensive tackles Eric Fisher and Luke Joeckel with the first two overall picks. This draft marks the first […]