Posts Tagged ‘sports’

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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Saint Xavier Women’s Basketball Reaches Final Four in Historic Fashion

Sunday, March 12th, 2017

Sioux City, IA — Saint Xavier women’s basketball is stamping its print on the 2017 NAIA National Tournament with record breaking performances. With a 69-53 win over College of the Ozarks, the Cougars are heading to the Final Four for the first time in program history. “It was a great accomplishment…
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Saint Xavier Enters National Tournament as No. 1 Seed and CCAC Champions

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Sioux City, IA — The women of Saint Xavier are playing their best basketball of the year at the right time. After closing the regular season with nine straight victories and a CCAC North division crown, the Cougars entered the conference tournament as the No. 2 seed. Following a 100-52…
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Student Athletes Should Not Be Paid (More Than They Already Are)

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

The question of whether or not college athletes should be paid has been asked for a long time now. Unlike professional players, college athletes do not receive a large payment for their talents. They receive no money when their name and their performance is aired on television. Therefore, many athletes…
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Will the Baseball Team Return atop the CCAC Division?

Monday, February 20th, 2017

Near the end of the 2015-2016 season the Cougars were losing more games than they were winning, and were at the bottom of the CCAC division. Despite the season drawing to a close and the team not performing the way they wanted, the team showed that they had the talent….
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Cougars Win North Title on Senior Day to Remember

Monday, February 20th, 2017

On an emotional senior day at the Shannon Center, Saint Xavier’s women’s basketball team avenged a January road loss to Cardinal Stritch University by defeating the No. 16 Wolves, 66-45. With the victory, the Cougars are CCAC North Division Champions and earned the second overall seed in the conference tournament,…
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Cougars Suffer an Injury with Two Regular Season Games Remaining

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

Saint Xavier’s women’s basketball team boasts a 25-2 record and are ranked No. 3 overall with two regular season contests left to play. The Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) tournament begins on February 22 and the Cougars are in a position to grab a top seed thanks in part to…
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