Formula D with S3 Magazine

My third assignment with S3 Magazine took me to Road Atlanta, just east of Atlanta Georgia, for the 3rd round of Formula Drift. Formula Drift, otherwise known as Formula D, is on its 15th year of fast paced, tire shredding, rev limiting carnage around the USA. The drivers drift in tandem, throttling through corners at…

Who Will Win The 2016-17 NBA M.V.P. Award?

By: Hunter Wright It is a forgone conclusion that the 2016-17 NBA M.V.P. will either be James Harden or Russell Westbrook. While deserving talents such as Kawhi Leonard and LeBron James will receive votes, this has become a two-man race, with any potential dark horses far behind. As of this writing, “The Beard” James Harden,…

Inside the Mind of an Offensive Coordinator

By: Hunter Wright Greg Briner has been engulfed in the world of football for nearly all his life. While playing as a quarterback at Gardena High School, Briner earned League player of the year, Los Angeles City player of the year, Southern California player of the year, California player of the year, and Parade Magazine…

Super Bowl LI, Falcons and G.O.A.T’s

On Sunday night viewers around the world collectively screamed a variety of four-letter words at the top of their lungs. Patriot fans yelled “YEAH!” While every other football fan yelled ____! (you can fill in the blank). In a game 51 years in the making, the Atlanta Falcon and New England Patriots tore the house…

Top 10 College Bowl Games of the 2016-17 Season

College football is more than just a sport, it is a religion. True fans watch every game, week in and week out, win or lose, they will still wear their colors and sing their fight songs. Whether it is the team they grew up watching with their parents or their own alma mater that they…

FSCJ’s Forensics Team Places at Regional Speech Competitions

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Florida State College at Jacksonville’s (FSCJ) Forensics team earned the Quality Award and placed third overall in two out of three regional speech tournaments hosted by Berry College, University of West Florida (UWF) and FSCJ. During Fall Term, the team bested competitors from some of the top universities in the country, including University of Florida, Florida…

Top 3 Games to Watch this Weekend (Week 10)

By: Hunter Wright New Orleans Saints (4-4) vs. Denver Broncos (6-2) On the outside looking in: that is the Saints current playoff position. With the season half-over, they need to mount an inspired winning streak in order to secure a wildcard berth. How is this possible? They have a future Hall of Famer at quarterback,…

FSCJ Blue Wave Volleyball Student Spotlight – Asante Lopez

Written by: Michael Bicek Jacksonville, FL – Florida State College at Jacksonville student-athlete Asante Lopez has had her share of challenges on a road leading to playing volleyball at the collegiate level. Lopez, 17, a University Christian High School graduate lives by the motto “go hard or go home.” — a motto that has helped give…

BlueWave Student Spotlight – De’Angela Mathis

Writer:  Micheal Bicek   To De’Angela Mathis, a Florida State College at Jacksonville women’s basketball standout and student athlete, ball is life. Mathis is willing to go as far as basketball will take her while also getting an education in the process. “I don’t have a favorite team or a favorite player, I just love…

Blue Wave Tennis Surging into National Tournament

The Blue Wave is ready to roar across the Arizona desert. The FSCJ tennis squad tied for second at the Florida College System Activities Association championships April 10-12 in Altamonte Springs, earning one of the state’s three automatic bids to the National Junior College Athletic Association tournament in Tucson, Ariz. Nationally-ranked FCSAA champion State College…

One Spark 5K Puts New Spring in Festival’s Step

Cars gave way to running shoes in the fast lanes of downtown Jacksonville Saturday morning, when hundreds of runners took to the roads for the inaugural One Spark 5K. For these hardy athletes, who rose early for a warm 9 a.m. start, the race was a rare opportunity to dash across the normally bustling downtown…

VIDEO: Blue Wave Tennis Aiming for Aces in 2015

The Campus Voice profiles the FSCJ tennis squad as it enters the busiest stretch of the 2015 schedule. From balancing class and team duties to forming a cohesive group with teammates from around the world, Blue Wave stars Efrosina Kariqi, Olivia Rolle and team captain Kami Thomas discuss the challenges and rewards of life in…

Racket Chat: Q&A with Blue Wave Tennis Coach Sabaea Carrington

In her first year in charge of the FSCJ tennis program, coach Sabaea Carrington has the Blue Wave off to a strong 6-2 start. She spent some time before Monday’s training to discuss FSCJ’s season with the Campus Voice. What is the team’s biggest strength this year? “I’d say the bond between them. It’s a…

Pingpong Paddlers Pep Up North Campus

With paddles flailing at every turn, FSCJ students showed there’s no need to wait for next year’s Olympics to enjoy the rapid pace of table tennis. Pingpong lovers from across FSCJ’s campuses gathered at the North Campus Student Life and Leadership Development office for the school’s table tennis championship Tuesday, Feb. 17. The prizes were small–a…