Baseball brings the heat and sweeps on cold weekend

The University of Dallas baseball team played their first home series of the season on Friday and Saturday with three games against the Owls of The Mississippi University for Women. Though the fourth game...

Home cooking for the Crusaders

With the conference tournament looming, the University of Dallas men’s basketball team got two big home wins this weekend over Schreiner and Trinity University, two of the best teams in the conference. The two wins...

UD baseball alumni travel west for pro tryout

When every young kid laces up their first pair of baseball cleats, they dream of playing under the lights of a professional baseball stadium. University of Dallas baseball alumni Will Marshall and Luciano Villanueva...

Groundhog powderpuff: an experience and tradition

On Saturday, Jan. 3, the upperclassmen continued their undefeated winning streak in powderpuff against the underclassmen. Led by coaches Dominic King and Marcos Carmona, the upperclassmen won 18-13 in the last seconds of the...

Alumni rugby match playful, competitive

A brisk chill filled the air as the University of Dallas alumni rugby game commenced on Saturday, Feb. 3, the afternoon of Groundhog. In a friendly game that had more the atmosphere of a...

FCA: Where faith meets athletes

The University of Dallas offers a wide variety of clubs and other extracurricular activities, each of them promoting an opportunity for students to grow together as a community. During the fall semester of her sophomore...

Crusaders split weekend to finish road trip

One of the most difficult things to do in college sports is win on the road, but the University of Dallas men’s basketball team just finished up a five-game road trip 4-1, ending it...

Baseball off to bumpy start away from home

The University of Dallas baseball team began their season on Saturday and Sunday against a familiar foe, the Sul Ross State University Lobos, in enemy territory. UD was the winner of the last four...

Rough weekend for women’s basketball

The University of Dallas Women’s Basketball team was on the road this past weekend for two conference games, facing off against Centenary College and Austin College. Unfortunately for the Crusaders, they were not able...

Player Profile: Michelle DeCoud

With an overall record of 8-12 and a final game that could potentially be played in Colorado if certain games are won, Senior UD basketball player, Michelle DeCoud, is doing everything she can on...

Kevin McGuirk and Melanie Savala represent UD at the 2018 NCAA Convention

Sixteen student-athletes represented the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) at the 2018 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Convention in Indianapolis, Indiana two weeks ago. Thanks to the NCAA Division III Strategic Initiative Grant, the student-athletes...

Why we should support UD athletes

Spencer Levi has done the impossible; he’s gotten UD students to support athletics. Last week, Levi was one of five freshmen that Hero Sports allowed fans to vote for as best freshman in Division III...

Crusader women split on the road

It was a weekend of mixed results for the University of Dallas women’s basketball team. The team was on the road for two important conference matches, traveling to Texas Lutheran University (TLU) and Southwestern...

Men’s basketball bounces back with two road wins

The University of Dallas men’s basketball team kicked off a five-game road game with a win against conference opponent Texas Lutheran University (TLU). The Crusader victory halted a three-game slide and evened the season...

The value of sports

As the sports editor at the University of Dallas, it is not lost upon me how unpopular sports are at UD compared to most of America. Perhaps it is because some people don’t see...