Archive for the ‘Sports’ Category

Athlete Profile: Quarterback Justin Hunniford

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

If you thought you missed a few Cougar football games the last couple of weeks, don’t worry. The Cougars had a BYE week the homecoming  victory against the Taylor University Trojans. The Cougar Football season is just beginning. This is where conference games come into play.  Now with the weather…
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The USMNT Fail to Qualify for Russia 2018

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

For the first time since 1986, the United States Men’s National Team will not be featured in a World Cup. The U.S. cemented their place in infamy after falling to Trinidad & Tobago, 2-1. Needing only a draw to lock down automatic qualification, the U.S. looked uninspired and found themselves…
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Ellie Willging and Alan Guzman lead the way for XC

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Last week, both the men and women’s cross-country team competed in the Bethel College meet held in Indiana.  Both teams performed well, with some added individual performances that were spectacular. Women The women had a tougher time at the tournament as they competed against 18 total teams (4 more teams…
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Women’s Volleyball Team Extends Their Streak to 14

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

The women’s volleyball keeps on impressing and simply refuses to lose. Since the last time we’ve covered the team, the women have added 3 more wins to their winning streak now. Simply put, the women are steamrolling through the conference and are establishing themselves as serious competitors. First game of…
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Smialek and Women’s Soccer Shine

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

It wasn’t all bad news for soccer in the US, at least for Saint Xavier. Following a week where both the men’s and women’s team lost to Cardinal Stritch and Judson University, respectively, they went unbeaten against Calumet College of St. Joseph and Robert Morris University. Not only that but…
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A Tale of Two Quarterbacks at Saint Xavier University

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Mike Feminis is beginning his 19th season as head coach of Saint Xavier football in 2017. Last year, the Cougars finished with a 5-6 record. It was the first time in 16 years Feminis’ group finished below .500. In an effort to avoid another disappointing season, Feminis was hard at…
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A Week to Forget as SXU Soccer Goes Winless

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

The past week will not be one SXU soccer will want to remember. Both the men and women’s team returned home to face Cardinal Stritch University (CSU) and Judson University, respectively. After getting their first win of the season and drawing their last game, Coach Strehlau and his team looked…
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Another Win for the Volleyball Team Makes it Their 7th straight

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

The women’s volleyball team has been on a roll as of late. The team has been out there racking up the wins winning eight of their last nine matches. This is no surprise though, as the team’s success can be attested to their hard work and extensive amount of team…
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Ellie Willging Stands Out as a National Champion for Saint Xavier

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Humble, soft spoken and positive. Ellie Willging personifies what it means to be a champion. Saint Xavier’s standout runner reached the epitome of her sport last year. Named an NAIA All-American in both the 10K and 5K runs at the 2017 NAIA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, Willging finished her…
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Athlete Profile: Defensive lineman Josh Wallick

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Homecoming 2017 came and went. Cougar Nation celebrated their friendships, good times, the beautiful weather, and so much more. They were especially celebrating the Cougar win against the Taylor University Trojans, 24-20. This game was neck and neck all the way until the end. It was the battle of the…
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