Week in Review: Parachute team helmet cam
Oct. 29, 2011
Roots debut: CJ Rhoades
Learning more about student-athletes is one of the best parts of the job. In VUcommodores' series debut titled Roots, Charles Pulliam profiles soccer junior midfielder CJ Rhoades. Rhoades, a team captain, discusses her competitive nature on the field. She even wore a helmet cam for this new video feature and showed off some of her tricks.
Golf How To: Warming-up
If you're like me, you could use some help on your golf game. Vanderbilt men's golf coach Tom Shaw offers tips on ways to warm-up before playing a round. In one lesson, Shaw recommends starting with smaller swings on the range, rather than going with bigger clubs. Maybe it's time for me to quit my Happy Gilmore routine.
Runners on Fall Morning Workout
Take a morning jog with the Commodore cross country team through Centennial Park. Also, look for The Parthenon, Nashville's replica of ancient Greece's Parthenon. (Bonus footage: XC team competes in a pumpkin carving contest)
VUCast Extra: Vanderbilt beats Army
VUCast, Vanderbilt's award-winning news network, produced a short reel on Vanderbilt's 44-21 win against Army. Footage includes game highlights, radio calls from The Voice, and fan comments (including one gentlemen who references the Dillon Panthers' motto). Video production by Emily Pearce and Pat Slattery.
My Game: Candace West
Get to know senior Candace West, who was featured in the October issue of Commodore Nation magazine. West discusses her family, goals and memorable moments from her soccer career
SEC Media Day Rewind
We're getting closer to the first basketball game... and the excitement continues to build. Ryan Schulz made the trek to Birmingham on Thursday to cover SEC Basketball Media Day for VUcommodores. Schulz wrote a notebook on the top Commodore storylines that came up at the event. Several good nuggets for hoops junkies.
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