Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 5/8

It’s Wednesday, May 8, and the week is in full swing. College life can be busy, so at times it can be tough to keep up with the daily news cycle. That’s why we bring you Campus Connect, where you can catch the latest news in college sports and entertainment to keep on top of the buzz that everyone on campus will be talking about.

What happened last night? What events are coming up today? We have you covered with all of that and more.

Let’s dive right in.


College News

Former USC quarterback Matt Fink has made his transfer decision. According to a report from Brady McCollough of the Los Angeles Times, the former three-star signal-caller is heading to the Big Ten with the hopes of finally getting the opportunity to start.


COED Girl of the Day

Today, we feature Sierra Vettel, a student at the University of St. Thomas. Sierra, who is from Minneapolis, Minnesota, currently has a social media following of more than 15,000 followers.


Entertainment News

The Royal Baby was recently born and Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have finally revealed the first look at their child. On Wednesday, May 8, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex revealed their child to the world. A name, however, has not yet been announced.

Camille Kostek has landed the cover of the 2019 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. Kostek, who was born on February 19, 1992, in Killingworth, Connecticut, is represented by WME, One Management (New York), and MP Management (Los Angeles). She has been in a relationship with former New England Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski since 2015.

https://campussports.wordpress.com/wp-admiUnited States soccer star Alex Morgan landed one of three covers of the 2019 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. The United States Women’s National Team (USWNT) captain joins Tyra Banks and Camille Kostek on the cover of this year’s issue ahead of the FIFA World Cup. Morgan first appeared in the 2012 issue in body paint, before returning in 2014. Now, she appears for the third time following a photoshoot in St. Lucia.


Highlight of the Day

Dame Dolla just too cold ❄️

(via @trailblazers) pic.twitter.com/GvicGMFFCZ

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) May 8, 2019

 

Damian Lillard continues to be cold-blooded during the NBA Playoffs.


Food of the Day

Beef Bao Buns at @Yankees: Flamin' Hot Cheetos, Marinated Beef, Cheddar 🧀, Sautéed Onions + Bell Peppers (Cred: @TracyTracsant) pic.twitter.com/Rpmz14UCAY

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) May 7, 2019

The New York Yankees are mixing things up with this incredible addition to their menu.