ANNA WILGENBUSCH OF UNIVERSITY OF DALLAS, a sophomore from St. Paul, Minn., has been named the SCAC Women’s Runner of the Week for meets ran Friday, October 11 and Saturday, October 12. This is the third time this season Wilgenbush has claimed the weekly honor. She also won weeks 3 and 4 to give her a personal-best how many times an individual has earned the accolade. The three times by a Dallas women's cross country runner matches the most times a member of the program has been tabbed Conference Runner of the Week with the 2012 season.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s golf team shaved five strokes off its first round team total for a 300 score, but remained tied for seventh by the conclusion of the Alamo City Classic on Tuesday. Host school Trinity University prevailed with a 592 (294, 298) over the pair of rounds at The Quarry Golf Club. University of Mary Hardin-Baylor claimed second with a 593 (292, 301), and Hardin Simmons University rounded out the top three with a 594 (298, 298).
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – The University of Dallas women’s golf team concluded the second round of the Alamo Classic at the Par 71 course at the Quarry Golf Club on Tuesday. UD finished seventh ahead of Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) opponent Centenary College. Claire Kirby (Lubbock, Texas) improved by two shots on the day for a 202 (102, 100) to lead the Crusaders. Kirby finished 33rd overall.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s golf team completed round one of the Alamo City Classic on Monday. The Crusaders carded a 305 to tie for seventh with Texas Lutheran University. Other Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) opponents competing include host Trinity University and Schreiner University, who happen to be in second and third place, respectively. University of Mary Hardin-Baylor leads the group with a 292, just two strokes ahead of Trinity and three better than Schreiner.
IRVING, Texas – The Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act (EADA) requires athletics data to be submitted annually via a web-based data collection, by all co-educational postsecondary institutions that receive Title IV funding and that have an intercollegiate athletic program, to prepare an annual report to the Department of Education on athletic participation, staffing, and revenues and expenses, by men's and women's teams. The Department will use this information in preparing its required report to the Congress on gender equity in intercollegiate athletics.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Dayjah Whyte (Round Rock, Texas) represented the University of Dallas volleyball team by being named to the 2019 Baden Invitational All-Tournament Team released on Sunday. Whyte joined six other players, including three from host school Washington University (MO) who were 3-0 over their home invitational.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The University of Dallas volleyball team split a 2-2 weekend at the Baden Invitational hosted by Washington University (MO) on Friday and Saturday. The Crusaders (11-14) went 1-1 each day by winning the early matchup each time. Dallas edged Lakeland University, 3-1, and Monmouth College (IL), 3-2. It dropped matches to Washington and University of Wisconsin-Stout.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s soccer team slipped past Austin College 1-0 in double overtime. Hunter Haugland (Bixby, Okla.) scored the game-winner in the 105th minute of play after he was fed a nice ball by Chase Reynolds (Southlake, Texas) to give Dallas the victory. UD (3-6-1, 1-1-1 SCAC) was outshot 18-15 in the contest, but was able to snag its first conference victory on the season.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas women’s soccer team scored once each half and limited Austin College to three shots in a 2-0 victory on Friday night to extend its Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) winning streak to a program-best three matches. The shutout stretch also extended through league play with Olivia Severson (La Crosse, Wis.) and the Crusaders (6-4-1, 3-0 SCAC) stout defense not surrendering a goal in the last 275:17 minutes.
MARSHALL, Texas - Anna Wilgenbush (St. Paul, Minn.) headlined the University of Dallas women's cross country team's second first place finish in the last week with her fifth straight individual first place mark in as many meets and broke a school record in the 6k. On Friday, the Crusaders totaled 37 points for the lowest score that was ahead of LeTourneau University (70) and Cottey College (71).
MARSHALL, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s cross-country team finished sixth at the ETBU Tiger Invitational on Friday. John James (Metairie, La.) led the Crusaders with a 19th place finish with a time of 29:31. Stephen Brennan (Tulsa, Okla.) and Andrew Maal (Pueblo West, Colo.) took the second and third spots for UD finishing 31st and 32nd, respectively.
ALYSSA MENCACCI OF THE UNIVERSITY OF DALLAS, a freshman midfielder from League City, Texas, has been named the SCAC Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week for games played through Sunday, October 6th.
SEGUIN, Texas – The University of Dallas women’s soccer team picked up another shutout over the weekend, this time tallying a huge 2-0 shutout at Texas Lutheran University on Sunday. The Crusaders (5-4-1, 2-0 SCAC) kicked both goals in the opening half and held the opposition scoreless in the second Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) match in a row. The 2-0 start to the league is the second time overall for the Crusaders with the other happening in 2013.
KERRVILLE, Texas – The University of Dallas volleyball team went 1-1 on Sunday and finished 2-2 overall in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) Crossover hosted at Schreiner University. Dallas (9-12, 4-5 SCAC) was swept by No. 8 Trinity University (16-4, 8-1 SCAC) to start the day before pulling off three set wins over University of St. Thomas (5-12, 3-7 SCAC).
SEGUIN, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s soccer team fell to Texas Lutheran University 3-0 on Sunday. The Crusaders (2-6-1, 0-1-1 SCAC) held the game scoreless heading into halftime. Texas Lutheran (8-3, 2-0 SCAC) then came out of the break fired up scoring a goal in the 60th, 70th, and 80th minute to put the game away. The Bulldogs doubled up Dallas on total shots (26-13) and notched 13 corner kicks on the afternoon.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas women’s cross country team took home a first place finish on its home course at the University of Dallas Invitational (5k) on Saturday. Anna Wilgenbusch (St. Paul, Minn.) paced the pack winning her fourth consecutive race in as many meets with a time of 19:12.50. Emma Kate Callahan (Overland Park, Kan.) grabbed second place running a time of 22:06.80. Mary Korth (McKinney, Texas) rounded out the top-five coming in with a time of 23:43.60. UD won its home meet with 15 points.
KERRVILLE, Texas – The University of Dallas volleyball team picked up a split on Saturday’s Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) Crossover hosted by Schreiner University. Dallas (8-11, 3-4 SCAC) edged Johnson & Wales University (2-16, 0-7 SCAC) in a set sweep before falling to Texas Lutheran University (10-10, 3-4 SCAC) in four sets.
GEORGETOWN, Texas – The University of Dallas women’s soccer team claimed a 1-0 victory over Southwestern University on Friday night. Alyssa Mencacci (League City, Texas) tallied the lone goal of the match at the 18:42 minute mark and Olivia Severson (La Crosse, Wis.) anchored a stout Dallas (4-4-1, 1-0-0) defense that amassed 12 saves.
GEORGETOWN, Texas – The University of Dallas men's soccer team and Southwestern University battled in what resulted in a 1-1 tie after two overtimes on Friday. The Crusaders (2-5-1) played in its first overtime game on the season after playing in four a year ago. Chima Ogueri (Garland, Texas) tied the game up just moments into the second half after Dallas had been shutout heading into the halftime break. Caleb Strange (Argyle, Texas) equaled his season-best with 10 saves on the evening to keep Dallas in the game.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s soccer team has been named to the 2018-2019 United Soccer Coaches All-Academic team. This marks consecutive years 17th-year head coach David Hoffmann’s team has achieved the honor.