Dylan Ackermann
Dylan Ackermann(he/him/his)
Sports Reporter, Phoenix

Dylan Ackermann expects to graduate in December 2024 with a bachelor’s degree in sports journalism following his time at Beloit College, where he played Division III basketball. Ackermann intends to pursue his master’s in journalism. Ackermann has interned for The Abercrombie Agency, Back Sports Page and AZPreps365 in Phoenix.

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‘Weird’ or not, Phoenix Rising players rely on pregame routine, superstitions

PHOENIX – Whether it’s eating the same food before every match, or following a strict game-day routine, athletes like Phoenix Rising FC defender Eddie Munjoma benefit from a structured plan. Sports psychologists even believe that superstitions can play an important role in improving performance.

Players from the Phoenix Rising celebrating.

No sweat: Phoenix Rising tackle ‘massive challenge’ playing through excessive heat

PHOENIX – Amidst a record-breaking summer in Phoenix, the Phoenix Rising FC aims to preserve player safety and athletic performance as the team battles through the excessive heat.

Phoenix Rising FC's strategic scheduling of evening home games provides players like Darnell King with a cooler playing surface and better conditions on the pitch. (Photo courtesy of Phoenix Rising)