Tennis team undefeated

UTD’s men’s and women’s tennis teams are No. 1 in the ASC East conference for Division III, where they have persisted as undefeated...


UTD chess conquers Texas Women’s Championship

Two UTD students secured chess honors on March 25 at the 2023 Texas Women’s Chess Championship. The format of the tournament consists of...


Men’s basketball star second ever Comet to ball as an All-Star

Graduate guard Kyle Poerschke became the second Comet in the history of UTD men’s basketball to play in the National Association of Basketball...


Female athletes shatter program records

From courts to fields, female athletes have made waves in golf, tennis, track and softball. Competing this spring semester, five women stand out...


Fencers prepare for intercollegiate tournament

The UTD Fencing Club gears up for the April 22 intercollegiate championships at Texas State University. The team will send 12 students to...


Chess team dominates the Southwest

The UTD Chess team finished their season strong with a victory at the Southwest Collegiate Team Championship, qualifying them for the 2023 Texas...


Women’s basketball exits nationals with home awards, high honors

The No. 4/5 Trinity University Tigers defeated UTD in the NCAA Division III National Championship after losing 79-62 in the first round on...


Black student athlete spotlight

Junior Sarah Lewis and sophomore Cierra Trigg have established themselves as cornerstone members of the softball and basketball teams respectively. With the spring...


Women Win Championship

Two teams returned to the court Feb. 25 to claim the championship title for the American Southwest Conference, also known as the ASC....


Men’s basketball coach reflects on successful season

With the men’s basketball season off to a close, Coach Terry Butterfield reflected on the past year. The Comets wrapped up the 2022–2023...

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