V.24 No.19 | 5/7/2015
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Hell on Skates
Roller derby enters the new millennium
Roller derby is as adrenaline fueled as ever, but the sport is changing with the times.
V.24 No.16 | 4/16/2015
Duke Wins NCAA National Championship
Wisconsin Giant-killers fall short in final game
Wherein Michael Sanchez breaks down a dynamic match-up between the Blue Devils and the Badgers.
V.24 No.9 | 2/26/2015
Crib Notes: Feb. 26, 2015
What do you know about last week’s Albuquerque, New Mexico news? Take the Alibi pop quiz and know your score.
V.23 No.50 | 12/11/2014
Rio Grande Rivalry Resumes
Lobos win and the Pit gets a new name
Challenges on the heels of a win for Lobo men’s basketball, plus the Pit’s renaming brouhaha.
V.23 No.31 | 7/31/2014
Sports to enjoy right now
With slim pickings in the sports department, late summer is a good time to check out the games that get crowded out at other times of year.
V.23 No.27 | 7/3/2014
Friendship, Death and Sports
Papers in the Wind
This humorous novel of soccer, love and loss follows a group of buddies who try to remain tight in the wake of their close friend’s death.
V.23 No.23 | 6/5/2014
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The Pacifist’s Guide to MMA
Or, a hipster’s introduction to Albuquerque’s other favorite sport
Ari LeVaux takes us inside the octagon.
V.23 No.19 | 5/8/2014
Coming Out in the NCAA
The Reappearing Act: Coming Out as Gay on a College Basketball Team Led by Born-Again Christians
A former Division I NCAA athlete recounts her difficult journey through college sports and fundamentalism as a gay woman.