Hilltop Views

Student-athletes far from taking rest during break

Brandon Paz

April 2, 2018

While the rest of St. Edward’s students were off on vacation for Easter Break, student athletes were far from it, spending the past week and weekend competing.Dating back to the March 26, men’s golf started off the week for...

Discovering, Rediscovering passion for golf by competing with women

Amanda Gonzalez

May 2, 2017

Under the Mexican skies, Sandra Livas, her older brother Enrique, their parents and grandparents all enjoyed playing golf in her hometown of Monterrey, Nuevo Leon.Without a school team to play for, Livas would practice on the...

From Paris with Golf: Men’s golfer shares journey to United States

Timothy Briones

May 1, 2017

“Anxious.” That was what a then 15-year-old Eliott Azoulay was feeling when he traveled to Orlando, Florida from Paris, France.  In August of 2009, the Frenchman moved to the United States to pursue golf and attend the G...

St. Edward’s men’s golf team advances to Regional tournament for 13th straight season

Amanda Gonzalez

April 25, 2016

Consistency is one of the most challenging feats, and the St. Edward’s University men’s golf team has managed to have 13 straight winning seasons.Eight of these NCAA Tournament appearances have been under the direction of...

COMMENTARY: Media portrays certain athletes more god than human

Amanda Gonzalez

April 18, 2016

Every generation has their standout athletes that seem more god than man. And the amount of media attention they receive plays a huge role in how untouchable these superstars become.Their greatness isn’t a problem. In fact, it b...

Women’s golf team finishes fall season on ‘Haught’ streak

Staff Writer

October 26, 2014

St. Edward’s women’s golf looks to improve from last year as they have one of their deepest squads in recent memory.Off to one of their best starts, the Hilltoppers have placed in the top three in their last four tournament...

Golf stuck in bunker, thousands are leaving game

Staff Writer

October 20, 2014

It seems like the whole world of golf is stuck in the bunker these days.Although the sport has typically been a popular recreational activity through TopGolf and putt-putt, golf appears to be suffering a decline on both the casua...

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