Articles by Marianna Vick

Marianna is a junior Communication major and contributing sports writer for CisternYard News. You can usually find her watching Steph Curry drain threes or witnessing Serena Williams take over the world.


Are we in chains? A look at corporate coffee

Starbucks, founded in 1971, has been dominating the coffee industry since its rise to popularity, but the java giant brews more than just beans. Controversy has surrounded this morning drink Megatron that boasts 16,700 locations in 50 countries. In Manhattan, 68 of the Big Apple’s core 128 stores are within two blocks of another Starbucks….


Cougars prove it’s called the CofC Classic for a reason

College of Charleston Women’s Volleyball spent the weekend smashing kills and taking names at the Hampton Inn Charleston/West Ashley CofC Classic. The tournament kicked off Friday night at TD Arena with local rival Charleston Southern facing Eastern Michigan. COFC V VCU The College started off their first match easily winning the first set against Virginia…


Softball Sizzling in Conference play

The College of Charleston Women’s Softball (21-11, 2-1) entered the three-game Easter weekend matchup against Delaware riding a six game winning streak. After dropping the first game, the College won both ends of the Saturday doubleheader to take the series 2-1. Though the streak was halted temporarily, it does not discount the week of exciting…


Senior Send-off Turns to Senior Show Out

The College of Charleston Cougars hosted the University of North Carolina at Wilmington Seahawks Wednesday night at TD Arena. The College clenched the win (68-24) as seniors Jackie Luna-Castro, Lauren Hines and Kesley Booth showed out in front of the home crowd for Senior Night, closing out the regular season. The Cougars intensity was palpable—…

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