The DePaulia

5 best moments for DePaul athletics from the 2018-2019 season

5 best moments for DePaul athletics from the 2018-2019 season

Lawrence Kreymer, Sports Editor

June 3, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Basketball, Men's Sports, Showcase, Softball, Sports, Women's Sports

A year that has been filled with multiple Big East Tournament champions, massive comebacks in championship games, multiple teams making the NCAA Tournament, freshmen bursting out onto the scene and seniors making their final contributions at DePaul: The DePaulia revisit the five best moments from this...

Blue Demon Rundown

Blue Demon Rundown

The DePaulia Staff

May 28, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports, Track & Field, Women's Sports

Track and Field Henry Larkin helped continued his  impressive freshman season by advancing to the quaterfinals at the NCAA West Preliminaries in Sacramento, California. Larkin competed in the 400-meter dash on Wednesday and finished with a time of 46.76, coming close to his personal best and scho...

Out on the loop: the best seat in the house

Out on the loop: the best seat in the house

Shane Rene, Managing Editor

May 28, 2019


Filed under Golf, Men's Sports, Sports

Golf is often considered to be a solo pursuit, and for most of us, it is. There is nobody around to pick up the slack when you forget your A-game back at the car. The simple, yet excruciating task of getting the ball in the hole with as few shots as possible falls on the golfer and the golfer alone.  ...

Standout DePaul freshman seeks to carry success into NCAA Regional

Standout DePaul freshman seeks to carry success into NCAA Regional

Evan Sully, Staff Writer

May 20, 2019


Filed under Men's Sports, Sports, Track & Field

When Henry Larkin first came to DePaul from Oakland, California, to be on the track and field team under head coach Dave Dopek, he had no idea how well he would perform in his first season in a completely new environment. The freshman sprinter won all six of his 400-meter races this season, including his t...

COMMENTARY: After four years, the time for DePaul to win is long overdue

COMMENTARY: After four years, the time for DePaul to win is long overdue

Lawrence Kreymer, Sports Editor

May 13, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

DePaul men’s basketball has been irrelevant in Chicago, and certainly in the national landscape, for over a decade now. But after finishing with a winning record for the first time since the 2006-2007 season and making it to the CBI championship series, the Blue Demons believe they are ready to re-e...

Former Blue Demon star participates in G League Elite Camp

Former Blue Demon star participates in G League Elite Camp

Paul Steeno, Senior Basketball Writer

May 13, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

There are 80 players expected to attend the NBA G League Elite Camp May 12-14 at Quest Multisport in Chicago. Press him hard enough, and now former DePaul Blue Demon star Max Strus could probably figure out the other 39 draft-eligible prospects who will join him at the event — the other 40 particip...

Lenti Ponsetto: ‘We haven’t arrived yet’

Lenti Ponsetto: ‘We haven’t arrived yet’

Shane Rene & Lawrence Kreymer, Managing Editor & Sports Editor

May 6, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

DePaul’s men’s basketball program has seen brighter days. But now, for the first time in more than a decade, it can also look back on its darker ones. The Blue Demons’ 2018-19 campaign ended an 11-year postseason drought with the program’s first winning season since Jerry Wainwright marched ...

Balanced group leads DePaul to joint best finish in Big East Tournament

Balanced group leads DePaul to joint best finish in Big East Tournament

Joshua Gurevich, Asst. Sports Editor

May 6, 2019


Filed under Golf, Men's Sports, Sports

The men’s golf team at DePaul enjoyed one of the most successful seasons in its history. The team culminated its  season finishing second in the Big East Tournament, which tied their best finish in history. Senior Charlie Spencer-White finished tied for second individually, which bested Freddy T...

From Amsterdam to Chicago: Get to know DePaul’s De Bruijne off the pitch

From Amsterdam to Chicago: Get to know DePaul’s De Bruijne off the pitch

Bella Michaels, Contributing Writer

May 6, 2019


Filed under Men's Sports, Soccer, Sports

Imagine leaving everything you’ve ever known and taking on a new cultural journey in a foreign country at 18 years old. Alone. Adjusting to a city bigger than any you’ve seen before. In the Netherlands, you either play soccer or you study. In the United States, you can do both. That’s why 6-foot...

The next generation of DePaul men’s basketball

The next generation of DePaul men’s basketball

Paul Steeno, Senior Basketball Writer

May 6, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

The group of young adults who turn around this DePaul Blue Demon men’s basketball program will instantly become Chicago legends. But just because Blue Demon head coach Dave Leitao has landed his best recruiting class since 2007, secured the services of three former four-star transfer players who are ...

Women’s tennis overcome hurdles to win Big East Tournament

Women’s tennis overcome hurdles to win Big East Tournament

Joshua Gurevich, Assistant Sports Editor

April 29, 2019


Filed under Sports, Tennis

The DePaul Women’s tennis team has had a tumultuous season filled with injuries and close calls. The Blue Demons have had stretches where they were unable to have a full team fit to play some of their matches. It all started in early November, when Serbian freshman Hristina Djokic got hurt at the...

Moore transferring to DePaul from Kansas

Moore transferring to DePaul from Kansas

Paul Steeno, Senior Basketball Writer

April 29, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's Sports, Sports

Things don’t always work out. After a successful freshman season at the University of California where he averaged 12.2 points per game and was among the very best freshmen in the Pac-12 Conference, a coaching change prompted 5-foot-11-inch guard Charlie Moore to seek opportunities elsewhere. He l...

The Student News Site of DePaul University
Men’s Sports