‘Narcos’ season 2 hooks returning viewers

By: Luke Feliciano ~Staff Writer~ Netflix original show Narcos features the story of American DEA agents Steve Murphy (Boyd Holbrook) and Javier Pena (Pedro Pascal). It follows their combined effort with the Colombian government to hunt down notorious drug kingpin Pablo Escobar. If you were hooked on season one, you best fasten your seatbelt for season two, because it’s going to leave you in complete and utter suspense. Wagner Moura reprises his role portraying Escobar and does a phenomenal job. The double-sided storyline told from the perspectives of both the DEA agents/ Colombian government and Escobar, along with his criminal … Continue reading ‘Narcos’ season 2 hooks returning viewers

Women’s soccer picks up fifth win

By: Luke Feliciano ~Guest Writer~ The women’s soccer team had a strong performance in match play last week, collecting two wins and a loss. The victories included a thrilling last- second victory against Northern Kentucky and a close game against Youngstown State, improving the team’s record to 5-2-1. The Musketeers trailed the Norse 1-0 at halftime after an early goal in the 19th minute on Sept. 6. During the second half, the momentum would shift the opposite direction. Five minutes into the second half, junior forward Kenadie Carlson had the equalizing goal, her first of the season. The goal was assisted … Continue reading Women’s soccer picks up fifth win

Volleyball tops Northwestern

By: Luke Feliciano ~Guest Writer~ The Xavier women’s volleyball team dropped the first two games of the Dayton Invitational to Dayton and Chattanooga, respectively, but capped off the weekend by sweeping the Northwestern Wildcats three sets to none. In the opening game of the invitational, the Musketeers had a tough matchup against an undefeated Dayton Flyer team. They were able to halt the Flyers from completing the straight set sweep but ended up losing the match three sets to one. Senior outside hitter Abbey Bessler carried the load offensively by recording a team-high 17 kills on the night. Junior outside hitter … Continue reading Volleyball tops Northwestern