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Alexa Ben earns All-Region Scholar team designation

Alexa Ben earns All-Region Scholar team designation

Paul Steeno, Sports Reporter

December 13, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

Tack another academic award onto DePaul Blue Demon women's soccer player Alexa Ben's already-full bulletin board. The United Soccer Coaches announced the Women's Scholar All-North/Central Region teams on Wednesday morning, and Ben is one of twelve women to earn First Team honors. She owns a 3.71...

Standing Ovations: Who gets them and why

Standing Ovations: Who gets them and why

Sarah Julien

November 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

After Houston Astro’s first basemen Yuli Gurriel escaped a World Series suspension for a racist gesture toward the Los Angeles Dodger’s Japanese pitcher Yu Darvish, the fans at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas welcomed Gurriel to the plate with a standing ovation. Read More »...

DePaul women’s soccer bested by Marquette

DePaul women’s soccer bested by Marquette

Andrew Hattersley

October 8, 2017


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Women's Sports

It was a tale of two halves for the DePaul women’s soccer team, who dropped a key conference matchup against rival Marquette 2-0 in a physical game Thursday afternoon at Wish Field. The Blue Demons controlled the first 45 minutes, but were not able to put away a couple of good chances inside the box....

DePaul men’s basketball non-conference schedule announced for 2017-18 season

DePaul men’s basketball non-conference schedule announced for 2017-18 season

Paul Steeno

September 7, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports

Those itching to experience Blue Demon basketball at newly opened Wintrust Arena will have plenty of opportunities to do just that during the non-conference portion of DePaul’s schedule.  The Blue Demons released their non-conference schedule for the 2017-2018 season and will host seven non-conference g...

BREAKING: Tyger Campbell re-opens college recruitment

BREAKING: Tyger Campbell re-opens college recruitment

Shane Rene and Paul Steeno

September 2, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

Five-star point guard recruit Tyger Campbell announced via his Twitter account late Friday, Sept. 2 that he is no longer committed to DePaul and will re-open his college recruitment process. “First off, I would like to thank DePaul University and the city of Chicago for their show of love and beli...

Men’s basketball adds two new transfers to 2017-18 roster

Men’s basketball adds two new transfers to 2017-18 roster

Garret Neal

August 14, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports

One of the most eventful off seasons in recent DePaul Men’s basketball history continued to roll right along over the summer with two new additions to the 2017-18 roster.   It all started in early May when DePaul announced that Shane Heirman, head coach of Indiana’s high school powerhouse La Lum...

Summer activities that are secretly a workout

Summer activities that are secretly a workout

Nicole Ross

June 29, 2017


Filed under Features, Sports

With bikini season around the corner, now’s the time to step up your weekly workout. But if you’re like most people, a cramped gym is the last place you want to spend a bright summer day. Don’t give up yet: we explored the city to find fun ways to get your heart pumping—minus the treadmill. High Intensity...

Report: Al Eichelberger to transfer from DePaul men’s basketball

Report: Al Eichelberger to transfer from DePaul men’s basketball

Ben Gartland

June 2, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

A report came out Friday morning that freshman forward Al Eichelberger will transfer away from the DePaul men's basketball program. DePaul's Al Eicrhelberger just received his release and will transfer, per a source. — Evan Daniels (@EvanDaniels) June 2, 2017 Eichelberger, a 6-foot-8 inch forward f...

Sustainability grows as a priority in sports

Sustainability grows as a priority in sports

Charlene Haparimwi

May 30, 2017


Filed under Sports

When you go to a baseball game you focus on the players, the food, time with family and friends and enjoying a great game. You're not thinking about how many recycling bins are in the stadium, if they are using LED lighting, or whether or not your cup is biodegradable. But should you be? Read More...

Commentary: The new era of DePaul Athletics is almost here

Commentary: The new era of DePaul Athletics is almost here

Ben Gartland

May 30, 2017


Filed under Commentary, Men's Sports, Sports, Women's Sports

Four years and two weeks ago, DePaul and the city of Chicago announced plans for what would become the new home for DePaul basketball. I was a senior in high school and hoped to graduate in the new arena, as the original opening season was supposed to be this academic year. Read More »...

Notre Dame, Connecticut will be first Wintrust Arena opponents

Notre Dame, Connecticut will be first Wintrust Arena opponents

Ben Gartland

May 22, 2017


Filed under Sports

DePaul Athletics officially announced on Tuesday the long-rumored opening game for Wintrust Arena will be DePaul men’s basketball against Notre Dame. Read More »...

Softball falls in NCAA tournament

Softball falls in NCAA tournament

Shane Rene

May 22, 2017


Filed under Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

DePaul’s softball team dropped two straight games — one humbling, the other heartbreaking — to the University of Kentucky and Marshall to suffer elimination this weekend at the College Softball World Series regional in Lexington, Kentucky. Read More »...

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