Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 5:03pm

The hundred of us spent just a few hours together, at an Irish pub in Spain, standing, jeering and celebrating the most American of traditions.

Sly Fernandez de Castro came to the bar by himself — standing out among groups of American college students who had come to the Phoenix Pub for a taste of home and discounted “cerveza” in the Los Remedios area of Sevilla. He was an American soldier from downtown Philadelphia, based in the Morón Air Base in Sevilla, Spain.

De Castro was an Eagles fan, looking for a place with big screen TVs, good beer and a vibrant atmosphere.

Sunday, December 3, 2017 - 7:06pm
Junior Olivia Karas performed a floor routine that included a mashup of Madonna’s “Vogue” and “4 Minutes,” as well as a clip from the film “High School Musical 2."

Choosing a song for the balance beam and floor performance is a multi-faceted and meticulous process for members of the Michigan women’s gymnastics team.

Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 5:08pm
Sophomore outside hitter Sydney Wetterstrom described a "five-point mentality" that helped Michigan succeed in the final set.

For the third time in three games, the Michigan volleyball team found itself playing a fifth set. And after all their struggles in the final frame, the Wolverines finally came out on top against the Fighting Illini.

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 10:58pm

Public Policy junior Daniel Greene remembers one of the first fraternity rush events he attended as a freshman.

“I walk into the house, and the first thing I hear, is ‘that’s so gay,’” Greene said. “Some brother is repeating ‘that’s so gay.’ That’s literally the first thing after I checked in I heard.”

The phrase was thrown around so many times Greene was convinced someone in the fraternity spread word of his sexuality.

“So I thought, ‘OK, maybe not the house for me,’” he recalled.

Sunday, September 10, 2017 - 6:05pm
Junior forward Emma Way started the game on the bench but then played a key role winning it.

The junior forward anchored the Michigan field hockey team’s offense by recording the first hat trick of her career.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 5:23pm
New York City FC midfielder Jack Harrison with incoming Michigan soccer recruit Umar Farouk Osman moments after he surprised the senior with the 2016-17 Gatorade National Boys Soccer Player of the Year trophy Thursday, June 15.

Osman scored 19 goals and added six assists for his Hotchkiss, Conn. squad.

Monday, April 10, 2017 - 8:40pm
Michigan coach Red Berenson announced his retirement Monday afternoon after spending 33 years at the head of the program.

With his career coming to a close, former Michigan Daily hockey beat writers chose to reflect on their time covering the Wolverines under Mr. Berenson.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 8:26pm

To most Ann Arborites, Spangler is an omnipresent, optimistic feature of their downtown. Most don’t know of his multiple stints in prison, his struggles with alcoholism or his homelessness.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 10:31pm
American-Israeli former basketball player Tal Brody speaks at Hillel on Tuesday.

About 20 students and community members gathered Tuesday night in the Green Auditorium at Hillel to watch the documentary “On the Map,” which details the story of Tal Brody and the Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team that beat the heavily favored CSKA Moskva in the semifinals of the European Basketball Championship in 1977. Brody himself introduced the movie and answered questions from the students about his journey from a former NBA first-round pick to the captain of Maccabi Tel Aviv.

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 11:51pm
Red Berenson at a game against Ohio State in the Value City Arena in Columbus on February 25.

If Thursday night’s game against Penn State proves to be Red Berenson’s last, it won’t have been the way he was supposed to go out.