Jags in the Reese’s Senior Bowl 

By: Bryant Kwilecki | Sports Editor  February 4, 2023 MOBILE, Ala.- The Reese’s Senior Bowl has arrived again here in Mobile where some of the best college football seniors from around the country are invited to come to showcase their skills in front of NFL scouts, coaches, and executives.  The Jaguars had two players representing in this year’s Senior Bowl on the American team. Though the American team fell short to the National team with a final score of 27-10, two South seniors made Mobile proud with their swift athleticism during the game. Wide receiver Jalen Wayne, nephew of former … Continue reading Jags in the Reese’s Senior Bowl 

The Menu (2022): Movie Review

By: Alexander Bowler | Contributing Writer Disclaimer: None of my criticism is meant to tear down the creators, writers, or actors involved. With that being said, here is my take on The Menu by Searchlight Pictures and the horror genre as a whole. Overall Rating: 3/10 Before you come for my head, I have my reasons for this low rating. I can say there were some decently written scenes and comedic moments. However, this was advertised as a horror movie, not a comedy. This is the reason it ranked so low on my scale. If they were going for horror, … Continue reading The Menu (2022): Movie Review

Mobile Chamber Music Presents Merz Trio

Story By: Andrew Bryant | Contributing Writer and Photographer Jan. 15, 2023 MOBILE, Ala. – Mobile Chamber Music celebrated its 61st season by welcoming the Merz Trio to the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center. Mobile Chamber Music is a non-profit, volunteer-based organization that brings musicians to schools and youth centers to implement an appreciation of classical music. Merz Trio has performed across the country and worldwide. The members of the trio, coming from different corners of the world, have been friends for five years and got their group name from German artist Kurt Schwitters. Schwitters is said to have once fully … Continue reading Mobile Chamber Music Presents Merz Trio

Jaguar Football Season Recap

By: Bryant Kwilecki | Sports Editor  January 20, 2023 MOBILE, Ala. – The Jags officially wrapped up their football season last month in the R + L Carriers New Orleans Bowl against Western Kentucky. Though the game did not go as planned, the South Alabama football team has much to be proud of, considering the feats they accomplished this season.  For the first time since joining the Football Bowl Subdivision in 2018, the Jags finished with a winning season and a record of 10-2 in the regular season. Their only losses came from UCLA by 1 point and Troy by … Continue reading Jaguar Football Season Recap

Jags Fall Short to Monarchs, Final Score: 66-64

By: Bryant Kwilecki | Sports Editor  Jan. 26, 2023 MOBILE, Ala. – South Alabama Men’s Basketball faced off against Old Dominion on Thursday, Jan. 26. The story for the Jags this year is that they tend to struggle early in games and then struggle to finish at the end of games.  The Jaguars got off to an early 23-17 lead midway through the first half, but the Monarchs went on a 17-6 scoring run to get the lead 34-29 at halftime. The Jags got off to a slow start in the second half but then began to find a rhythm. … Continue reading Jags Fall Short to Monarchs, Final Score: 66-64

HalloQueen: A Recap of the Most Fabulous Night of the Year 

By: Milena Mata | Contributor | mm1934@jagmail.southalabama.edu Photo by: Lauryn Gunn | Contributing Photographer USA Spectrum and F.E.M. hosted HalloQueen, the Halloween-themed drag show on Oct. 28 in the Student Center Ballroom.  Spectrum hosts this especially extravagant event every year. Members … Continue reading HalloQueen: A Recap of the Most Fabulous Night of the Year