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The Alabama Experience: Put Up or Shut Up

0 - Published April 26, 2013 by in College

I looked around in exasperation. How did we squander this lead? We’d led Auburn 9-5 with 7 minutes to go and had thoroughly outplayed them. Up 9-8 with only 1:14 left, all we needed to do was run out the clock. But we turned it over.

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The Alabama Experience: Midseason Awards

2 - Published March 21, 2013 by in College

In previous editions of this blog, I’ve opined my hatred for schools, chirped about past victories, and provoked opponents (both intentionally and unintentionally). Now, a week after Georgia Tech emailed “Humble Pie” to their entire team, used it as motivation, and decidedly beat the tar out of us, I’m going to be a bit more […]

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The Alabama Experience: Battle of the Backups

0 - Published March 6, 2013 by in College

There are a lot of philosophies out there for how to approach an opponent. A lot of times, I try to hate the team I’m playing against. Dehumanize them. Make them “the enemy.” It’s a war mentality that keeps me focused. But it doesn’t work in every situation. Sometimes, the cliché holds true: keep your […]

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The Alabama Experience: Hate

4 - Published February 27, 2013 by in College

From a young age, I was taught not to hate. “Hate is a too strong of a word.” But as I’ve grown older, it’s inevitably happened. I’ve learned to hate things.

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The Alabama Experience: Business Trip

0 - Published February 20, 2013 by in College

A Business Trip without a phenomenal breakfast is simply a road trip. That’s not what I had in mind when I scheduled us to play LSU in the All-State Sugar Bowl Classic. I had a Business Trip in mind.

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The Alabama Experience: Sudden Change

1 - Published February 12, 2013 by in College

Please welcome Senior goalie and captain, Jake Springer of the Alabama Lacrosse team. He will be shedding some light on all things Tide Lacrosse throughout the season. Today, we learn about ‘Sudden Change’.