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Sports Prompt


Along with the prompt below, please be sure to complete this APPLICATION.

If you are interested in joining the Sports department of The Viking Logue, please take a few minutes to complete either the following prompt OR choose a current sports topic of your choice. Writers of The Viking Logue write about what interests them, and the best way for us to assess your writing skills is for you to write about what you are comfortable with.


  • Construct a 250-400 word article
  • Type your article as a Word document
  • Email your completed Word document to [email protected] and type APPLICATION as your subject
  • Use the following information:


  • Maddux – Coming into the game my arm felt pretty good. I feel like if my control is there then I can control the tempo of the game.


  • Barrett – He was hitting all of his spots today and the hitters just couldn’t adjust to it.


  • Baker (1000th win) – While it was great to get it, I was just happy to win the game and regain the lead in the wild card. Right now all that matters is this season and I hope that we can keep it going.


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Sports Prompt