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Three Double-Headers for the Softball Team

Monday, April 24th, 2017

Standing at 17-20 on the season, the Cougars aren’t exactly enjoying the same success they achieved last campaign. Despite this, the Cougars are still having a killer season and only look forward to improving it through these 3 double-headers they had last week. Will the women bully the competition, or…
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Ken’s Sports Recap/ 4/17

Monday, April 17th, 2017

Softball It was a light week for the Cougars as they competed in two double-headers for the week. The women started off the week matched up against conference rival Judson University. The two teams split the games with SXU winning game 1, 5 runs to 4 and Judson winning game…
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Offensive Outbursts and Reliable Pitching Propelling SXU Baseball

Monday, April 17th, 2017

Through 42 games this season, Saint Xavier baseball is establishing themselves as among the best in the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC). The men boast a 12-5 conference record (21-21 overall) and sit just one game behind North division leading Judson. With the help of a reliable pitching staff and…
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Ken’s Sports Recap 4/10

Monday, April 10th, 2017

Softball After the busy schedule the softball team had last week, I’m sure they were delighted to be a part of two double-headers over the course of the weekend. Seeing as how their game on Wednesday was rained out, will their extra rest give them a competitive edge, or will…
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Cougar Baseball Following a Strikingly Familiar Path as Last Season

Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

It was around this time last year that the Saint Xavier baseball team went on a late season run. With a record of 12-18, a second year head coach, and a relatively young club, the 2016 Cougars looked to be in the middle of a transition process. That certainly was…
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Ken’s Sports Report 3/27

Monday, March 27th, 2017

Men’s Volleyball Tue, March 21 On this day, the Cougars hosted a game against conference rival Cardinal Stretch University. This was a big game for the Cougars, because Cardinal Stretch is at the top of the conference with a record of 21-7. So, if the 6-13 Cougars were to knock…
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Ken’s Sports Recap 3/20

Monday, March 20th, 2017

Fri, March 17 Men’s Volleyball It’s been a difficult season for the men’s volleyball team. Wins are far and few between and their 5-13 record really exemplifies this. To add to their misfortune, the Cougars had to face up against 14-7 Lourdes University, a team who’s been killing it as…
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Women’s Basketball Returns Home as National Runner-Up

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

  Sioux City, IA — The goal of winning a National Championship for the women’s basketball team fell one game short, as Saint Xavier (34-3) lost to reigning title holder Marian University (35-3), 66-52. The Cougars head home to Chicago from Sioux City, Iowa as this year’s NAIA National Runner-Up. After defeating…
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SXU Goes 0-2 In Graceland Triangular

Monday, March 13th, 2017

  Men’s Volleyball It was a busy weekend for the volleyball team as they competed in the Graceland Triangular Tournament in Lamoni Iowa. The tournament saw SXU compete in back-to-back games against some of the toughest competition in the nation. Sat, March 11 Graceland University The Cougars started off the…
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Spring Games 2017

Monday, March 13th, 2017

  Women’s Softball While we were chilling on sandy beaches across the world during Spring Break the Softball and Baseball team, were also getting some sun and sand in the sunshine state of Florida. The difference here is while ours was carefree non-stop fun, The Softball and Baseball team had…
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