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Xavier baseball’s struggles continue

By: Adam Purvis ~Staff Writer~ Men’s baseball has been up to a lot this past week, including an overwhelming victory over Georgetown on April 24 to begin their three-game series against the Hoyas and facing the University of Cincinnati at home. Xavier played UC on April 22 on campus with an 8-5 loss. Xavier was … Continue reading

Tennis teams cap off solid seasons

By: Ryan O’Toole ~Staff Writer~ After an exciting year of Xavier tennis, both the women’s and the men’s teams’ seasons came to a close on April 25. The women played a marathon against St. John’s, with the match clocking in at four hours and 54 minutes. It was an extremely back and forth affair, and … Continue reading

Xavier soccer helps to bring awareness

By: Andrew Utz ~Staff Writer~ The Xavier Men’s Soccer team wrapped up the 2014-15 year when they hosted Northwestern in the fourth annual Devin’s Game on April 25. The cold and rain did not stop Xavier fans from watching their team battle through the night in a 2-1 loss. Freshman forward Matt Vasquenza gave the … Continue reading

Looking back at the Sweet Sixteen run

By: Adam Tortelli ~Staff Writer~ In a season that seemingly started over a year ago with one of the program’s best recruiting classes ever, Xavier men’s basketball turned heads all throughout their 2014-15 campaign. It was late April last year that the team found out they would be losing their top two scorers from 2013-14. … Continue reading

Xavier celebrates its most successful soccer season

By: Isabel Smith ~Staff Writer~ 2014 was clearly a banner year for Xavier men’s soccer. The Musketeers performed well both on and off the field. The team’s notable athletic performance began with an exhibition game against the Indiana Hoosiers, the 2013 Big Ten champions, to precede the fall season. XU found a win with a … Continue reading

NHL Playoffs Start

By: Andrew Utz ~Staff Writer~ Last Wednesday marked the start of the NHL Playoffs, with 16 teams facing off for the Stanley Cup. Each team has played three to four games. Starting in the Western Conference bracket, the St. Louis Blues and the Minnesota Wild have gone back and forth in Missouri. The Wild stole … Continue reading

Track and Field keeps running

By: Adam Tortelli ~Staff Writer~ Xavier Track and Field returns to Cincinnati this week, coming off a jam-packed weekend of competition. Starting their weekend early, the team headed to Muncie, Ind. to compete in the Cardinal Invitational at Ball State. There they posted a slew of top-five finishes against major competition such as Kent State, … Continue reading

Women’s soccer completes strong spring

By: Isabel Smith ~Staff Writer~ The Xavier women’s soccer team capped off its spring season with 50-minute matches against the Wright State Raiders and the Capital University Crusaders. The Musketeers picked up wins against Capital and a tie against Wright State. The competition rounded off the short spring season to leave the Muskies with a … Continue reading

Storylines and the talented teams abound in NBA playoffs

By: Brent Raines ~Sports Editor~ The NBA playoffs are in full swing in what may be on one of the more exciting playoffs in recent memory. Both conferences feature many riveting storylines and great players, even without the presence of great stories such as Paul George’s return and Russell Westbrook’s dominating season. The Eastern Conference … Continue reading

Women’s golf season ends after solid finish

By: Brendan Burris ~Staff Writer~ The Xavier women’s golf team just completed their Big East Championship in Daytona Beach, Fla., finishing the tournament in third place out of six competing teams. The tournament, which took place over three rounds from April 16 to 18, was certainly a closely contested tournament. The team completed day one … Continue reading

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