Hilltop Views

Alternative forms of transportation arise on campus

Candice Rogers

October 6, 2009

The students at St. Edward's University have found many transportation methods when traveling from class to class ranging from walking, biking, skateboarding and even unicycling. Junior Joseph Luedecke learned to ride the uni...

New local hockey team

Michael McNally

October 3, 2009

Austin just got a little bit brighter with the birth of the Texas Stars, the city's new minor league hockey team. The Texas Stars are a few steps up from the Austin Ice Bats, which was disbanded in June 2008, and have a home in...

Fines for tweets set a double standard

Tommy Collins

October 3, 2009

Athletes are embracing Twitter like nobody else. They do so because Twitter offers a more direct way to interact with fans than ever before. It seems obvious, however, that tweeting during competition is a distraction for the player and ...

Bad judgement taints achievement

Bryce Bencivengo

October 1, 2009

Poor sportsmanship smears even the most incredible of athletic accomplishments. Few will remember the improbable comeback Kim Clijsters validated when she beat Serena Williams in straight sets in the semifinals of the United ...

Deans organize campus run

Deans organize campus run

September 28, 2009

Promising start for women’s tennis

Kelli O'Donnell

September 28, 2009

The St. Edward's University women's tennis team competed in the ITA South Central Region Women's Tennis Tournament at Washburn University this past weekend. In singles action, sophomore Audrey Tompkins and freshman Paige Rachel...

Major league season limps toward playoffs

Bryce Bencivengo

September 28, 2009

The race for October has become the race for October and early November. Opening day in the Major Leagues was April 5 and the calendar is creeping into October, still in the regular season. Major League Baseball's marathon 16...

Baseball players raise school spirit standards

Emily Blasdell

September 28, 2009

Sports and school spirit are not the first thing that pops into most people's heads when they think about St. Edward's University. However, over the past two years, enthusiasm at sporting events has increased greatly with the hel...

Student takes up extreme hobbies

Kelli O'Donnell

September 28, 2009

Mitchell Hallmark is a freshman at St. Edward's University from Dripping Springs, Texas. In his spare time, Hallmark participates in extreme sports such as wakeboarding, wakesurfing, and motocross biking. Q:  How did you initiall...

‘Money’ Mayweather cashes in again

Tommy Collins

September 21, 2009

The popularity of boxing and the sophistication of its fans are diminishing at a rapid rate. But don't blame Floyd Mayweather Jr. He is the last remaining American icon in a sport that is far from its prime, fighting for an a...

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