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Four Wildcats on an Olympic mission in Rio

By on August 8, 2016 in Sports with 0 Comments

Their assignments are certainly different, yet Wildcats Reyare Thomas (’14), Sayon Cooper (’98), Doug Ferguson (’83) and David Ramsey (’81) are in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for at least one common purpose: experiencing Olympic history as insiders at one of the world’s greatest sports spectacles. Thomas is a member of the Trinidad and Tobago women’s track and field […]

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ACU’s long purple line: a father’s perspective

ACU’s long purple line: a father’s perspective

By on May 15, 2014 in Alumni News, Campus News with 0 Comments

Veteran award-winning Colorado Springs Gazette newspaper columnist David Ramsey (’81) writes often for ACU Today magazine. Last Saturday, he was in Moody Coliseum to watch his son, Caleb, graduate with the Class of 2014. Caleb’s brother, Luke (’13), and sister, Ruth (’10), also are Wildcats. David says his parents met in 1949 when his father […]

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10 Questions with David Ramsey from Sochi

10 Questions with David Ramsey from Sochi

By on February 20, 2014 in Alumni News, Sports with 1 Comment

The latest most Excellent Adventure of David Ramsey (’81) will end Feb. 23 when the XXII Olympic Winter Games conclude. An award-winning sportswriter for The Gazette newspaper in Colorado Springs, Colo., he is covering his fourth Olympic Games, this time in Sochi, Russia. He writes about professional and collegiate sports in and around Colorado Springs, the home of […]

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Olympic Diary: Ramsey covers the Games

Olympic Diary: Ramsey covers the Games

By on August 2, 2012 in Alumni News, Sports with 0 Comments

David Ramsey (’81) is in London covering the Games of the XXX Olympiad for the Colorado Springs Gazette, a newspaper for which he is a featured sports columnist. The award-winning writer covers professional and collegiate sports in and around Colorado Springs, the home of the U.S. Olympic Committee and the Olympic Training Center. He also writes […]

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Ramsey an eyewitness to fierce Colorado fires

Ramsey an eyewitness to fierce Colorado fires

By on June 28, 2012 in Alumni News with 1 Comment

ACU Today contributing writer David Ramsey (’81) has had a closer look at Colorado Springs’ Waldo Canyon Fire than most veteran news journalists would like. It’s been staring down his hometown this week. The award-winning sports columnist for the Colorado Springs Gazette has been pressed this week into duty as a reporter helping with coverage […]

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Football and faith: Ramsey weighs in on Tebow

Football and faith: Ramsey weighs in on Tebow

By on October 13, 2011 in Alumni News, Sports with 0 Comments

If there is a state more rabid about its professional football than Texas, it may be Colorado, where the Denver Broncos are nearly a certifiable obsession for its mile-high sports fans. And if there is a pro football player with a more devoted – and at times, rabid – following than Broncos’ second-year quarterback Tim […]

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David Ramsey in Beijing

By on August 9, 2008 in Alumni News with 0 Comments

While vacationing in Colorado with my family recently, I enjoyed catching up one evening in Colorado Springs with longtime friend and 1981 ACU graduate David Ramsey. He and I and our spouses walked the grounds of the Broadmoor Hotel, where the U.S. Senior Open golf tournament was being held, and visited over coffee at a […]

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