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Senior midfielder Ben drafted by Chicago Red Stars

Senior midfielder Ben drafted by Chicago Red Stars

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

January 22, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

On Wednesday, she was a senior DePaul Blue Demon student athlete with doubts about whether her soccer career would continue. By Thursday, she was a professional athlete. The Chicago Red Stars of the 10-team National Women’s Soccer League selected Blue Demon midfielder Alexa Ben with the 37th overall...

Blue Demon Rundown

Blue Demon Rundown

Andrew Hattersley, Assistant Sports Editor

January 16, 2018


Filed under Sports, Tennis, Track & Field, Women's Sports

Track and Field The Track and Field team returned to action this past weekend for their first meet since the first week of December. One of the standouts of the meet was Alexia Brooks who tied a school record in the 60M hurdles prelims and then broke it just a while later, clocking in at 8.51 seconds, ...

Women’s basketball conclude weekend home-stand with win against Butler

Women’s basketball conclude weekend home-stand with win against Butler

Garret Neal, Staff Writer

January 15, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul had no qualms dispatching a good Butler team 87-65 in their final regular-season game at Wintrust Arena, although it wasn’t a laugher the whole way. The first quarter was absolutely brutal in terms of scoring.  Butler (11-8; 3-4 Big East) had eight turnovers and hit just 3-of-11 shots le...

Women’s basketball trounces Xavier at Wintrust

Women’s basketball trounces Xavier at Wintrust

Garret Neal, Staff Writer

January 12, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

In DePaul’s first game of the weekend, the women took on the Xavier Musketeers, who came in 1-4 in the Big East and on a four-game losing streak.  The Demons (13-5; 5-1 Big East) ensured there would be no chance of an upset, taking care of business in a 79-48 throttling for their third straight win si...

DePaul dominates Creighton in Omaha

DePaul dominates Creighton in Omaha

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

January 11, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

A matchup between two teams in the upper echelon of the Big East Conference wasn’t nearly as competitive as expected. The DePaul Blue Demons (12-5; 4-1 Big East) grabbed a quick 18-8 lead after the first quarter and made ten of their first 13 attempts from 3-point land to roll the rest of the w...

Grays big week earns her spot on Big East Honor Roll

Grays big week earns her spot on Big East Honor Roll

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

January 9, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Blue Demons junior forward Mart'e Grays earned a Big East Conference Weekly Honor Roll designation after averaging 17 points on 50 percent from the field in two games last week. In a commanding 71-48 Blue Demon win against Providence on Sunday, Grays poured in 15 points on 7-for-14 from the field...

Slow start costs DePaul in loss to Marquette

Slow start costs DePaul in loss to Marquette

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

January 5, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

MILWAUKEE -- DePaul (10-5, 2-1 Big East) entered Thursday night looking to avenge three losses to Marquette (9-5, 3-0 Big East) last season, but were in a quick hole they couldn’t climb out of falling to their rivals 93-81 at the Al McGuire Center for their first loss of Big East play. The Golden...

Triple-double powers Kelly Campbell to Big East Player of the Week

Triple-double powers Kelly Campbell to Big East Player of the Week

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

January 1, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul Blue Demon sophomore guard Kelly Campbell rang in the New Year with a Big East Player of the Week award. In two DePaul wins last week, Campbell averaged a triple-double with 10.5 points, 12 rebounds and ten assists. On Thursday against Seton Hall, Campbell poured in 11 points, grabbed 12...

DePaul holds off St. John’s for third straight win

DePaul holds off St. John’s for third straight win

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

December 30, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

Two nights after tying a school record with 19 threes, DePaul (10-4, 2-0 Big East) used a big second quarter run and a solid defensive outing to fend off a surging St John’s (7-6, 1-1 Big East) squad to hold on for a 76-67 victory at McGrath-Phillips Arena Saturday night. Two nights after recording...

DePaul uses career night from Campbell to beat Seton Hall

DePaul uses career night from Campbell to beat Seton Hall

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

December 29, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

In search of their fifth-consecutive regular season title, it was a dominant start for the DePaul Blue Demons (9-4) as they raced past Seton Hall (8-4) for an 89-66 victory at McGrath-Phillips Arena Thursday night. The Blue Demons had six players finish in double figures, but were led by Kelly Campbell...

Amarah Coleman named to Big East Honor Roll

Amarah Coleman named to Big East Honor Roll

Andrew Hattersley, Asst. Sports Editor

December 23, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Sports

After a strong performance to close out the non-conference schedule, senior guard Amarah Coleman earned her first Big East weekly accolade of the season when she was named to the Big East honor roll Saturday. Coleman earned the award after contributing 20 points, five rebounds, four steals and ...

Marie Zidek takes over DePaul’s volleyball program

Marie Zidek takes over DePaul’s volleyball program

Shane Rene, Sports Editor

December 22, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball, Women's Sports

The firing and hiring season at DePaul’s athletic department continued Friday as athletic director Jean Lenti Ponsetto named Marie Zidek as the new head coach of DePaul’s volleyball program. Zidek succeeds Nadia Edwards who captained the program for eight years, leading the Blue Demons to eigh...

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