Spirituality and athleticism

Many athletes at the University of Dallas make it a priority to have their spirituality and sportsmanship go hand in hand, making sure to pray, read the Bible and strive to be...

Volleyball team starts the season with a three-peat success

On Sept. 2-3, the University of Dallas female freshman volleyball players delivered a strong debut in their two-day tournament. The team won three games and lost one.  In the...

Unsung Heroes: Meet UD’s athletic trainers

Not many might know that, tucked away off in the weight room of the Maher Athletic Center is the University of Dallas's rehab team. Monica Heckman and Jordan Legendre are UD's head...

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...

Player Profile: Nico Walz

From Irving, Texas, junior philosophy and classics major, Nico Walz has been running since 8th grade. Running for both cross country and track and field, Walz has dedicated his time at the University...

How the women’s soccer team leads on campus and on the field

The University of Dallas’ women’s soccer team continues to flourish in sisterhood as they welcome their freshmen players. Last year, the Crusaders made it to the SCAC Semifinals against Trinity University who...

Player Profile: Cassie Dyoub

Junior business major Cassie Dyoub has played volleyball since she was eight, continuing to play into high school. However, she might not have continued to be an outstanding outside hitter for the...

Senior Captain Spotlight: Cross Country

Maria Pecha  Biology major  Hometown: San Antonio, TX  Favorite cross country memory/bonding experience? “The bus rides are always fun but...

Language diversity in men’s soccer

The role of Spanish and its enriching diversity is present and reflected in the University of Dallas men’s soccer team. National Hispanic Heritage Month honors the influence of Spanish-rooted...

Meet the freshmen on the men’s basketball team

With the start of basketball season, the freshmen on the men’s basketball team at the University of Dallas are already displaying their dedication to their sport, their team and their school. With...

Captain Spotlight: Women’s soccer

Bridgette Alpar, #5, wing Business major with ethics minorHometown: Peyton, Colorado My favorite soccer memory was making two assists in front of my family freshman year. 

From the sun into AC: Indoor soccer league

Former soccer players and passionate students formed and participated in an indoor soccer team at Drive Nation Sports as the Hilltoppers to continue their love for soccer in a non-collegiate environment this...

Bringing traditions back in men’s soccer

The men’s soccer team cultivates tradition and refinement within the freshmen. So far, within this season, a couple of freshmen, as well as sophomores, started this season with heavy minutes. With the...

The Crusaders serving up success in season debut

The University of Dallas tennis team had their first ever tournament on Sept. 15-17. Even though the days were hot and long, they all pushed through, trying their best on the courts...

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...