EMILIO MONTALVO OF THE UNIVERSITY OF DALLAS, a sophomore from Mexico City, Mexico, has been selected the SCAC Men’s Golfer-of-the-Week for competition played from Wednesday, April 10 through Tuesday, April 16. It is his second time in the 2018-19 season to capture the weekly honor, with the other time on Week 4 (Oct. 3, 2018).
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The University of Dallas men’s golf team finished second out of sixteen teams at the Rhodes College Spring Classic for its best finish of the season with an 858. UD as a team set a low three round record after scoring an 858. Emilio Montalvo (Mexico City, Mexico) set a new school record low third round score of 210, after carding a 71 on the day. Montalvo shot -6 for the tournament to finish in fourth place.
NORFOLK, Va. - The University of Dallas track and field team had a pair of runners tabbed United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) Player of the Week for the second time this season and this month. It was the same duo as before, with Kevin McGuirk (Front Royal, Va.) on the men's side and Anna Wilgenbusch (St. Paul, Minn.) on the women's team.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The University of Dallas men’s golf team completed two rounds at the Rhodes College Spring Classic at Windyke West Country Club on Monday. Emilio Montalvo (Mexico City, Mexico) shot a career-best 68 in the first round, along with a 71 in Round Two to sit in a tie for third place with a 139. Dallas broke a low two round record with a 573 to place itself in a tie for third place with one round to play.
KERRVILLE, Texas - The University of Dallas baseball team fell to Southwestern University 6-5 on Sunday afternoon. Dallas took a 5-2 lead into the bottom of the ninth, but Schreiner notched a four-run inning and came away with the walk-off victory.
KERRVILLE, Texas - The University of Dallas baseball team split its doubleheader with Schreiner University on Saturday. The Crusaders took Game One after they held the Mountaineers to just four hits and with the help of an RBI from four different Crusaders.
Game Two turned into a shootout after Schreiner scored six runs in the first two innings. Dallas used a five-run fifth inning to get back in the contest. Josh Gilliam then hit a three-run homerun in the seventh to take the second game of the series.
GEORGETOWN, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s lacrosse team was defeated 25-6 at Southwestern University on Saturday afternoon. Dallas (3-8) gained two goals in the first three quarters, but the Pirates (9-6) were too strong offensively with 17 first half scores. This included 11 in the second quarter.
COMMERCE, Texas - The University of Dallas women’s track and field team competed at the East Texas Invitational hosted by Texas A&M Commerce on Friday. Anna Wilgenbusch (St. Paul, Minn.) set a Personal Record and a new school record in the 5000-meter race with a time of 18:54.61 for fifth place.
COMMERCE, Texas - The University of Dallas men’s track and field team competed at the East Texas Invitational hosted by Texas A&M Commerce on Friday. Kevin McGuirk (Front Royal, Va.) set a school record and a new Personal Record (PR) in the 400 hurdles with a time of 56.41 which was good enough for eighth place.
Conrad Voss (Corona, Calif.) of University of Dallas is the USCAA Baseball Pitcher of the Week. Voss struck out a season-high eight batters in a complete game seven inning outing against Thomas Moore University. The sophomore from California earned his sixth win of the season in which he allowed just one walk and kept an ERA below 1.30.
COMMERCE, Texas - Due to inclement weather in the forecast on Saturday, Texas A&M University-Commerce announced this morning it has rescheduled the East Texas Invitational track and field meet to Thursday, April 11, and Friday, April 12.
ABILENE, Texas - The University of Dallas baseball team fell to Hardin-Simmons University 12-2 on Tuesday evening. The Crusaders grabbed the first run of the game. Hardin-Simmons notched a four-run first inning to grab the early lead. UD brought in a run in the third, but eventually left the bases loaded. Pitching became the name of the game in the middle innings. HSU then exploded for five runs in the eighth to secure the run rule and take the non-conference victory. UD was held to just one hit in the final five innings.
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas men’s lacrosse team celebrated “Senior Day” with a 24-3 victory over Hardin-Simmons University. The Crusaders picked up their third win at home against a MCLA opponent, as five players notched a hat trick. Austin Gibbons (St. Charles, Ill.) led the offense with 11 points. Seven of those came as assists, which broke the program’s single-game record of six last held by Stephen Joseph against Centenary College (4/11/12).
IRVING, Texas – The University of Dallas softball team split with Austin College on Sunday. After being unable to overcome a large, early deficit in the first game, the Crusaders pulled off a six-run fifth to erase a big gap in the second contest. This was a crucial game, as these teams were even with one SCAC win apiece and are batting for the final seed in the SCAC Tournament in a couple of weeks in Shreveport, Louisiana.