Good Reading

January 1, 2010 |

Looking to keep your kids occupied while you sink into your La-Z-Boy and follow March Madness? Former Cincinnati Enquirer sports reporter Michael Perry created a Xavier Activities Book that offers young Musketeers a primer on Xavier hoops, its coaches, best … Read More

Crosstown Kings

January 1, 2010 |

Dante Jackson celebrates Xavier’s 83-79 double overtime win over UC, which was ranked No. 19 nationally, in the annual Crosstown Shootout–a huge early season win for the Musketeers. Xavier has won six of the last eight Shootouts, including the last … Read More

Foreign Territory

January 1, 2010 |

When college coaches talk about changes in recruiting, that can mean many things. There is dealing with NCAA rules, emerging social media tools and an increase in foreign athletes securing scholarships at American universities. Just this season, for instance, Xavier … Read More

New Coaches

January 1, 2010 |

Woody Sherwood, who earned four letters as a Xavier soccer player and spent three seasons as an assistant coach on the women’s soccer team in the 1990s, was named the new head coach of the women’s soccer program in December. … Read More

NCAA Tickets

January 1, 2010 |

Xavier is gearing up for March Madness to hit campus—specifically the first and second rounds of the women’s NCAA Tournament, which are being played at the Cintas Center. Alumni can purchase tickets online at or call 513-745-3411. All-session tickets … Read More

New View

October 1, 2009 |

Basketball fans are getting an assist on reliving great plays, retrieving game stats and improving their overall game day entertainment. How?

A new $2 million scoreboard slated for 2011. What’s even better is it’s free. Well, maybe.

Xavier’s athletics marketing … Read More

Fast Finish

October 1, 2009 |

Xavier’s track and field team blazed past 15 school records during the Atlantic 10 Conference outdoor track and field championships—the most ever in one meet—and then sent three performers to NCAA Championships regional competition.

  • Caitlin Thomas qualified with a … Read More

Whole New Game

October 1, 2009 |

In his first year as Xavier’s head baseball coach, Scott Googins’ recruiting pitch went something like this:  “Come to Xavier and you have a chance to play right away.”

Four years later, it’s changed to: “Come to Xavier and be … Read More

Life Long Fan

October 1, 2009 |

Joe McDevitt began following Xavier basketball back before the war. Umm, the big war. World War II. As a kid living in Evanston, McDevitt and a group of friends would walk to Schmidt Fieldhouse and get into the game for … Read More

Golf Story

January 1, 2009 |

Men’s golf coach Doug Steiner scans the world for great golfers, recruiting them from Canada to the Virgin Islands. But two of his most recent finds came from his own backyard—literally. This year Steiner has two of his children—daughter Lindsay, … Read More