Athletics celebrates 20th anniversary

Athletics celebrates 20th anniversary

Since the athletics department first opened its doors in 1998, the number of teams fielded has grown from just three to 14, including a new coed esports team. When UTD was accepted into the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III and American Southwest Conference in 1998, the basketball and soccer...

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Golf team hopeful for spring semester

Golf team hopeful for spring semester

The golf teams’ fall seasons started and ended positively in anticipation of the upcoming spring term, despite rain hurting performance midway through the fall semester.  The season opened with both teams playing games primarily out of state, though some were canceled because of the weather. The fall session is shorter...

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Freshman runner ends ASC dry spell

Freshman runner ends ASC dry spell

After running 8 kilometers in 26 minutes and 10.76 seconds, a UTD men’s cross country runner earned the title of American Southwest Conference runner of the week for the first time since 2010. Undecided freshman Cannon Leavitt placed third at the Red River Shootout on Sept. 28. His time was...

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Tennis teams advance through regionals

Tennis teams advance through regionals

This year’s men’s and women’s tennis teams have added new players to their lineups, bringing wins for both teams at early competitions. The women’s team did not lose any players to graduation, which head coach Bryan Whitt said will strengthen this year’s lineup. “All the new players will try to...

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Volleyball, soccer gain winning streaks

Volleyball, soccer gain winning streaks

The men’s soccer and women’s volleyball teams have earned player honors and American Southwest Championship victories as they move into the final stretch of matches before the championships. The men’s soccer team is currently leading with a five-game winning streak. Women’s volleyball ended September with a three-game winning streak and...

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Female video gamers join male-dominated industry

Female video gamers join male-dominated industry

Lindsay Caudill, a marketing sophomore, has been an avid gamer since the age of six. Now, she serves as an analyst for both the A and B “Overwatch” esports teams. “I’ve always been doing games, but I was really excited about Overwatch when it came out,” Caudill said. As the...

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Women’s soccer achieves 9-game winning streak

Women’s soccer achieves 9-game winning streak

The women’s soccer team has only let one opposing shot get past its defense, making its current cumulative score 34-1 over the past nine games of the season. The team, led by head coach Kanute Drugan since 2014, has reached the semifinals of the regional American Southwest Conference for four...

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Esports team reaches quarterfinals

Esports team reaches quarterfinals

The UTD “Overwatch” team kicked off its season by advancing to the quarterfinals of a local tournament. The new convention, OP Live Dallas, was sponsored by the professional esports team Dallas Fuel and took place on Sept. 22 in Irving. One of the main events of the convention was an...

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Freshman brings skills to men’s soccer

Freshman brings skills to men’s soccer

A freshman men’s soccer player was named American Southwest Conference player of the week after scoring four goals in the first two games of the regular season. Freshman forward Jovi Munoz scored the goals during the team’s trip to Colorado Springs, where they played Colorado College and Whitman College. During...

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Esports teams prepare for season

Esports teams prepare for season

With the team rosters filled, the esports program has begun practice and preparations for the rest of the season. A total of 25 students were accepted into the program during tryouts which started on Aug. 28 for “League of Legends” and Sept. 4 for “Overwatch.” Team selections were announced Aug....

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