Athletics Director Beth Goetz Envisions Bright Future for Cardinal Sports

Last June, as President Geoffrey S. Mearns introduced Beth Goetz to the campus community, he explained the factors that led to her hiring as Ball State’s new Director of Intercollegiate Athletics. He noted her extensive leadership experience, including key positions at Butler University, the University of Minnesota, and the University of Connecticut, where she served […]

Hard Work, Attention to Detail Key for Young NBA Ref

Tyler Ford, a young alumnus, has gone from refereeing and overseeing intramural sports to the pros as one of the youngest referees in the NBA, running alongside the league’s stars.

The Chirpies Honor Best of Ball State Sports

Student-athletes celebrated at the third annual Chirpies event, which was a Sports Link production and televised on ESPN3.

Joining Charlie Cardinal’s 48-Year Tradition Means Shutting Your Beak

Past and present Charlie Cardinals say hiding their identity and maintaining the mascot’s mystique require a lot of planning and a little misdirection.

Former Ball State Lineman Sheds, Shreds Way to a New Look

Cameron Lowry drops 50 pounds in the five months after his last football game in December 2012, thanks to an aggressive nutrition and exercise regimen.