Xavier greatness found in Club Sports

By: Kyle Isaacs The fall sports season is upon us, but the varsity sports are not the only athletic events on campus. The Club Sports Council offers multiple opportunities for students to stay involved in sports that do not require as much of a time commitment as the varsity sports do. The Xavier Newswire caught up with the group’s president, junior Emily Spring, to learn more about the organization and how students can get involved. Xavier Newswire: What are the sports that Club Sports offers at Xavier? Emily Spring: This year, we are offering 25 different sports in coed, women’s … Continue reading Xavier greatness found in Club Sports

Cross Country hopes for hot start out of the gate

By: Chris Behler After two top 20 finishes at regionals this past season (men–19th and women–13th), both the men and women’s teams are looking to pick up right where they left off. Leading the women this year will be twin sisters Clare and Abby Fischer; both of whom earned their places in the Xavier history books at regionals with fastest times in the 6K, 21:22 and 21:34 respectively. In addition to finishing in the top 15 last season, six out of the seven women met their 2nd team goal, which was to top each of their personal bests in the … Continue reading Cross Country hopes for hot start out of the gate

To first-year students beginning a new chapter

By: Tim Wilmes As far as sports are concerned, this is an incredibly unique time to be here. Right now, superb students and athletes alike are marching into an unknown and yet incredibly promising future together. Now, with Xavier’s inaugural year in the Big East underway, the potential for excellence at this university stretches further than ever before. The men’s soccer team, finishing last season with a 14-3-5 record, looks to take the Big East by storm and claim a fourth straight NCAA Tournament berth. Coach Andy Fleming, now in his fourth season at Xavier, certainly knows a thing or … Continue reading To first-year students beginning a new chapter