Hilltop Views

Student trained in the luge

Kayla Meyer

February 8, 2010

Filed under Sports

The 2010 Winter Olympic Games will be memorable for many; however, this year is significant for one St. Edward's University student in particular. Freshman Kayla Gonzalez will be watching these Winter Games thinking she could have been there. ...

Top ten sports news that made headlines over the break

Jeremy Ortiz

January 26, 2010

Filed under Sports

The top ten sports stories from over the break... 10. Meyer quits and then returns Florida's Head Coach Urban Meyer resigned to focus on health concerns, but later returned to take an indefinite leave.  Florida won the Sugar B...

No future jumbotrons for St. Edward’s athletics

Jake Hartwell

November 29, 2009

Filed under Sports

I failed to understand the appeal of sports until a friend once told me, "I look at a well-executed touchdown pass the same way I look at a beautiful painting." If we consider sports as the form of art in motion, the appeal bec...

Agassi still respected after admitting drug use

Nolan Green

November 16, 2009

Filed under Sports

Andre Agassi, one of the best tennis players in the world during his career, as well as one of the most charitable athletes, has just published his autobiography, "Open," where he admits to using crystal meth during his career. Wait,...

SEU athletes pink out for breast cancer awareness

Claire Cella

November 15, 2009

Filed under Sports

Although raising money for a cause is often the understood reason behind fundraising events, it is only one piece. The even greater outcome, beyond the financial donations and contributions, is the honorable example these events s...

When competitive drive becomes crazy

Tommy Collins

November 9, 2009

Filed under Sports

Competition is an essential element of athletics. Two or more parties competitively striving for a goal only one can reach is exhilarating for the athletes as well as the spectators. Without competition, sports simply would not ...

Time for Goodell to make another statement

Bryce Bencivengo

November 2, 2009

Filed under Sports

The first half of the season has been rough for Oakland Raiders Head Coach Tom Cable.Despite the trouble Cable has found the past four months, you should reserve your pity for someone else. His problems are entirely of his own makin...

Athletic trends seen on campus

Caroline Wallace

November 1, 2009

Filed under Sports

The easiest way to identify an athlete is by uniform. The colors, cut, logos and design can tell us what sport they play, what institution or area they represent and a variety of other more subtle hints about their personalities...

Brittney Griner versus Sara Head

Kayla Meyer

October 26, 2009

Filed under Sports

The St. Edward's University women's basketball team is scheduled to face off against fifth ranked Baylor University on Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. in a showdown that is bound to make history. The exhibition game will showcase a new prod...

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