Player Profile: Grady Birmingham

Hailing from Newport Beach, California, sophomore business major and baseball player Grady Birmingham first stepped up to bat in tee-ball at just 5 years old. Sports have been a consistent part of...

Determination in Lacrosse

The women’s lacrosse team at the University of Dallas is a story of determination and hope. These women have been improving this season and everyone at UD cheers them on as they...

What’s in a Game: community

Far too often, we restrict athletic competition to the realm of organized “school” sports. The Lady Crusaders and their male counterparts seem to thoroughly occupy the position of athletics in our subconscious...

UDRFC goes to state

A challenge unlike anything seen before. The Division 2 University of Dallas Rugby Team faced off against Division 1 teams for the first time at state last weekend. As the only D2...

Player Profile: Karina Campo

Within the ranks of our Lady Crusader Softball team is senior business major Karina Campo. She started her college career in the fall of 2018 and it will come to an end...

Forever blue

Feb. 20 marked the end of an era for the University of Dallas men’s basketball team. They finished off their season and bid farewell to their five seniors and one graduate student. 

Player Profile: Gabby Dixon

Junior English major Gabby Dixon had never picked up a lacrosse stick before her sophomore year of high school. “My basketball friends were all trying out for the team,...

A reflection on college basketball

When the final buzzer rang on my high school senior night in 2017, I had thought my basketball career was over. I hadn’t received any offers to play in college, and I...

Player Profile: Rebekah Gonzalez

Senior business major and soccer player Rebekah Gonzalez developed an interest in soccer at the age of four and has enjoyed and excelled at it all the way up through her college...

Court etiquette

The recent rise in student spectators at basketball home games is a pleasant welcome. With the pandemic slowly melting away it is hopeful to see students participating in school events once more....

Tenacity in transition

While athletes are lauded for their physical talents and prowess, they are equally renowned for passion and tenacity in pursuit of their sport. This is particularly true of collegiate athletes, who fully...

Faith Starnes: From basketball to rec sports

Faith Starnes is one of the University of Dallas’ most hard working student leaders, who sets a fantastic example for all of her peers. Starnes, currently a senior theology...

Player Profile: Tsepo Hilliard Williams Jr.

In case spectators have failed to notice, there is a new member gracing the basketball court with his presence. Tsepo H. Williams Jr., better known as TJ, is a freshman on the...

What’s in a game: focus

Focus. It’s a key ingredient for everyday life, and athletes tend to be quite adept at the practice; however, it’s not just for athletes.  Focus enables you to shut...

Blue crew

This season, UD’s Blue Crew has turned out in force to Crusader games, giving our student athletes a welcome boost in morale and spirit.  Senior history major and basketball...