Bearcats search for better competition, switch to local high school conference

By: Skip Bayless ~Certified Idiot~ It’s official. The Cincinnati Bearcats have made the decision to leave the American Athletic Conference (AAC) and are set to join the Eastern Cincinnati Conference (ECC) effective next season. They will face-off against some of the premier high school competition in the city, which offers more competition than their current conference. Cincinnati has expressed the desire to join a new conference, but since being denied admission into the Big 12 a few months ago, it was forced to search for alternate options. Athletic Director Mike Bohn commented on the announcement last week, saying that “The … Continue reading Bearcats search for better competition, switch to local high school conference

Women’s soccer off to a strong start

By: Nikhil Jelaji The Xavier women’s soccer team is off to the best start since 1990 after a 1-0 victory over Morehead State on Sept. 15. The Musketeers remain undefeated with an overall record of 5-0-1. The Musketeers were scoreless after the first 72 minutes as they battled it out against Morehead State. Xavier freshman midfielder Maggie Hare scored the decisive goal at 72:35 in the second half. With that goal, Hare now has three goals on the season. “We knew coming in here it was going to be a challenge to play attractively since Morehead plays on a 65 … Continue reading Women’s soccer off to a strong start