Archive for November, 2017

Men’s Baseball Look to Continue Trend of Success for 2018 Season

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

The Saint Xavier men’s baseball is a few months away from the start of the 2017-2018 season.  The team finished last season just short of winning the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletics Conference (CCAC) championship game. The Cougars had to settle for runner-up after falling to No. 3 seed, Saint Ambrose University…
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Full Speed Ahead for Saint Xavier Softball in 2017-18

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Saint Xavier softball is just two years removed from a 46-10-1 campaign in which the Cougars reached the championship round of the NAIA Softball World Series in Sioux City, Iowa. Since then, the program has undergone a plethora of changes. Of course, as part of any collegiate athletic cycle, Saint…
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Reflection: A Successful Saint Xavier Football Season

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Saint Xavier’s run at its first national title since 2011 ended in Sioux City, Iowa on Saturday, as the No. 8 Cougars fell to the No. 3 Morningside Mustangs 52-7 in the quarterfinals of the NAIA Championship Series. Saint Xavier ends its 2017 season as Mid States Football Association (MSFA)…
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Women’s Basketball Unbeaten as Search for Fifth Starter Continues

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

The No.2 ranked Saint Xavier women’s basketball team continues its perfect start to the season. Since we last published, the team won both of their home games against Holy Cross College and Calumet College of St. Joseph. They won these games 111-59 and 104-45, respectively. Their latest victory came on…
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Women’s Volleyball Wins CCAC Title, Reaches National Tournament

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

It was a momentous weekend for the Cougars as the team looked to compete in their first matchup of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletes (NAIA) championship tournament play. It has been a dream season for the Saint Xavier volleyball team up to this point, as the team has broken…
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Athlete Profile: Danny Saraocco and Jeff Cesario

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Over the weekend, the Cougar Football Team had their final game of the season against the Morningside Mustangs in Sioux City, Iowa.  This was quarter finals of the NAIA Football Championship Series and the Cougar unfortunately fell short.  They end the season with a 10-2 record, which is a massive…
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Fun Things To Do This Winter Break in the City of Chicago: Your Guide to All the Winter and Holiday Celebrations, Activities, and Events Happening in the City

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Happy holidays, everyone! Well, Thanksgiving break has just ended, and we are now hovering in the lull between breaks while we do our best to prepare for finals before heading out for our month-long winter vacation. Does anyone have any ideas on what they are doing over winter break? It…
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DC Superheroes Assemble: Justice League (2017) Review

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

So far, the material that I have been introduced to within the superhero comic and/or film franchise has been incredible, but almost exclusively Marvel. After Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe and Thor: Ragnarok, I found that I have been having great success in my ventures into the Marvel universe, but…
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The Right to Privacy Should be Extended to the President’s Family

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Children should not suffer the brunt of trying to live up to their parent’s successes or bare the weight of their failures. They should be judged by their own merit, in relation to their age and socioeconomic influences. After all, a well-off 12 year old performing at a 10th grade…
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Conscious Consumerist: E-Cigarettes

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

“Hey, have you seen the new Marlboro commercial with Leonardo DiCaprio and a bear sharing a cigarette?” said no one ever– for a variety of reasons. For one, it has been illegal since 1971 for tobacco companies to air cigarette ads on television and radio, and since 1999, all cigarette…
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