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Cougars Erase Two Score Deficit and Complete Dramatic Double OT Win

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Trailing 23-9 at halftime, the Cougars managed fourteen unanswered points over the final 30 minutes of regulation to narrowly escape Bruce R. Deaton Memorial Field with a 30-29 double overtime victory over Olivet Nazarene University on Saturday. With the win, Saint Xavier was crowned MSFA Midwest conference champions and earned…
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“Month of Remembering” at SXU

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Saint Xavier University’s  (SXU) Office of University Mission and Ministry will continue with their seventh year tradition of the “Month of Remembering” also known as “Novembering .” During this month, students, staff and faculty, and the community are welcomed to submit photos and names of family and friends who have…
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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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Elevation: The Rise of Beverly/Morgan Park Architecture Exhibit

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Approximately 15,000 years ago, long before they were developed into the neighborhoods and communities we currently know, the land of Beverly and Morgan Park was an expanse of glaciers. As time went on, the glaciers slowly gave form to the “highest hill in Chicago,” later to be known as Beverly…
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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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Playoffs and Double-Headers means Ken’s Sports Recap 4/3

Tuesday, April 4th, 2017

Sat, April 1 V.S. Sienna Heights University With the past couple run of games, SXU is sure to have some positive momentum that was ultimately crushed by Sienna as the took the game 3-0 (25-17, 25-22, 25-23 respectively). Despite senior Sean Barry’s team-high 12 kills, SXU was unable to curb…
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SXU Hosts Debate Watching Party

Friday, September 30th, 2016

On Monday, September 26, Saint Xavier hosted its first debate watching party for the 2016 election. Members of the press were invited so that people would be able to share their opinions with reporters. According to, Executive Director of Media Relations, Karla Thomas and, Media Relations Specialist, Kelly Murphy, the…
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CCAC Winners

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

After placing 7th out of 30 teams in the grueling University of Notre Dame National Catholic Championships, and going up in the ranks from 21 to 16, the Women’s cross country team has something else to be proud of. Junior Ellie Willging wins the Chicago Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) Cross…
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Volleyball team goes 1-1 heading into tournament play

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Welcome back Cougars. This week, we focus on Volleyball as they competed in 2 games coming off of their rough 1-3 tournament performance. Will they regain their mojo, or continue to lose games? Tues, September 20th The Cougars were at home as they hosted Judson University in some heated conference…
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Women’s Cross Country Team Defies the Odds!

Friday, September 16th, 2016

The Women’s Cross Country team has a lot to be proud off after their impressive 2nd place finish in the recent St. Twilight invite. More reason to be excited is their recent jump in the 2016 NAIA Women’s Cross Country Top 25. At the start of the season, the Cougars…
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