Spartans Blank Monmouth 9-0

Oct 1, 2013

The University of Dubuque women's tennis found the warm weather on Tuesday to their liking as they swept past Monmouth College by a 9-0 score.

Spartans Keep Dutch Winless in League Play

Oct 1, 2013

The Universty of Dubuque volleyball team captured the Iowa Conference match-up on Tuesday night on Jon Davison Court over the Central College Dutch by a 3-2 score (25-22, 12-25, 25-23, 25-27, 15-12). The two squads were a vision of balance, one team would surge, then the other would rally back. In the end it was the Spartans capturing the fifth set and match by a 15-12 score.

UD Track & Field Academy

Oct 1, 2013

Join the University of Dubuque Track & Field coaching staff, along with other area college and high school coaches for event specific training and development. The academy will be held at the state-of-the-art indoor track located inside the Chlapaty Recreation and Wellness Center. The three week academy is designed to provide the participant with a great experience, and prepare you for a successful track and field season. The academy begins on January 12th with registration beginning at 8:30 am.

UD to Host 2013 Track & Field Coaches Clinic

Oct 1, 2013

The University of Dubuque is proud to announce that registration is open for the 2013 Track & Field Coaches Clinic. The one day clinic will take place on Sunday, November 10, 2013 with registration beginning at 9:00 am. The first of the days four clinics begins at 9:45 am. Top college and high school coaches from throughout the midwest will speak throughout the day.

University of Dubuque Celebrates Homecoming 2013

Oct 2, 2013

University of Dubuque alumni/ae will return to campus for the University’s 160th Homecoming Celebration, October 10 - 13, 2013. Spartan Nation – Come Home to the Arts is the theme for this year’s gathering of alumni/ae and families.

Carter Named a NFF National Scholar-Athlete Award Semifinalist

Oct 2, 2013

The University of Dubuque football team's Tyson Carter has been selected as one of the best and brightest from the college gridiron, The National Football Foundation (NFF) announced today the 170 candidates for the 2013 NFF National Scholar-Athlete Awards, presented by Fidelity Investments.

Live at Heritage Center presents Preeminent Folk Music Group, Ensemble Galilei

Oct 2, 2013

Heritage Center, the University of Dubuque’s new performing arts, worship, and campus center, continues its inaugural Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series with Ensemble Galilei: First Person Seeing America on Sunday, November 3 at 2:00 p.m. Captivating narration by professional actors Lily Knight and Adrian LaTourelle combine with iconic images from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the evocative music of Ensemble Galilei to create a powerful performance.

University of Dubuque to Dedicate Heritage Center

Oct 2, 2013

On Sunday morning, October 13, the University of Dubuque will officially dedicate the new Heritage Center. The Festival Worship Service and Dedication of Heritage Center will begin at 11:00 a.m. in John and Alice Butler Hall of Heritage Center.

Men's Soccer Wins Overtime Thriller

Oct 2, 2013

The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team pulled out an overtime victory over Central College on Wednesday night on Oyen Field. The Spartans Cory Winkler scored 46 seconds into overtime to give UD a 3-2 win. Dubuque is now 2-7-1 overall and 1-1 in Iowa Conference action.

Sieverding Chosen for Iowa High School Athletics Hall of Fame

Oct 2, 2013

University of Dubuque Men’s Basketball Head Coach Robbie Sieverding was announced as one of the newest members of the Iowa High School Athletic Association’s Basketball Hall of Fame. Sieverding prepped at Bellevue Marquette High School before staring at the University of Northern Iowa. Induction ceremonies will be held on March 15th during the state tournament.

Spartans Improve to 8-2 with Win Against Central

Oct 2, 2013

The University of Dubuque Women’s Soccer team improved to 8-2 on the season with a victory over Central on Wednesday afternoon. The Spartans 4-1 victory on Oyen Field improved their home record to 6-1 on the year. UD held Central without a shot on goal in the second half. Dubuque is now 1-1-0 in Iowa Conference play.

Ripley Smith to Speak at Wendt Center for Character Education Fall Lecture

Oct 2, 2013

On Monday, October 14, the University of Dubuque’s Wendt Center for Character Education’s will host a lecture by professor and activist, L. Ripley Smith (C’97). The lecture will begin at 7:00 p.m. in John and Alice Butler Hall, Heritage Center. The event is free and open to the public.

IIAC Women's Tennis Individual Tournament Canceled Due to Inclement Weather

Oct 3, 2013

The 2013 Iowa Conference Women's Tennis Individual Tournament scheudled for Friday, October 6th through Saturday, October 7th has been cancelled. The threat of severe weather in the Decorah area has forced the tournament to be called off without a makeup date.

Double Overtime Loss for Men's Soccer

Oct 5, 2013

The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team once again found themselves needing extra time to decide the outcome. The Spartans lost to Luther College 2-1 in two overtimes on Saturday night. UD has played five overtime games already this season.

Ninth Place for Spartan Women at Wisconsin Lutheran

Oct 5, 2013

The University of Dubuque Women’s Cross Country team competed at the Warrior Invitation hosted by Wisconsin Luther College on Saturday. The Spartans finished 9th in the 29 team race with 280 points. Brenda Nava led UD with a time of 25:14.9 in the 6,000 meter race at Greenfield Park.

Spartan Men Take 10th at Warrior Invitational

Oct 5, 2013

The University of Dubuque Men’s Cross Country team competed at the Warrior Invitation hosted by Wisconsin Luther College on Saturday. The Spartans tied for 10th of 25 teams with 257 points. Payton Nevills was the top UD finisher in 19th place (of 234 runners).

Spartan Open IIAC With Victory Over Dutch

Oct 5, 2013

The University of Dubuque football team opened league play on Saturday with a 23-21 victory over the Central College Dutch on Chalmers Field. The Spartans led early 3-0 and at halftime 10-7 and stretched the lead in the final half to 23-14 before the Dutch scored in the final minute of play to slice the Spartan lead to 23-21 as time expired.

Spartans 7th at IIAC Championships

Oct 5, 2013

The University of Dubuque women's golf team battled stormy conditions on the final weekend of the IIAC Women's Golf Championships to finish seventh. Spartans led by Lauren Smith who finished with a 358 (91, 89, 93, 85) to tie for 20th overall.

Spartans at SMU Cardinal Invitational

Oct 5, 2013

The University of Dubuque Volleyball team took part in the inaugural SMU Cardinal Invitational, hosted by St. Mary's University (MN) on Friday night and Saturday morning. The Spartans opened the weekend with a 3-1 win over Augustana before losing to #10 St. Benedict in their second match of the day. UD would lose both matches on Saturday 3-0 against St. Mary's and #19 Augsburg. Katelyn Herbig was named to the All-Tournament Team.

Women's Soccer Shutout on the Road

Oct 5, 2013

The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team went on the road for the first time this year since Iowa Conference play began. The Spartans were unable to get the offense going in the 2-0 loss the Luther College, who is undefeated in the IIAC. UD and Luther were tied at 0-0 at halftime.

Prull Earns IIAC Performer of the Week

Oct 7, 2013

University of Dubuque kicker Curtis Prull was named IIAC Football (Special Teams) Performer of the Week. Prull set a new school record with three field goals in the Spartans 23-21 victory over Central College. The sophomore made field goals of 20, 24, and 37 yards. He was also 2-2 on extra point attempts.

Snitker Named IIAC Performer of the Week

Oct 7, 2013

University of Dubuque linebacker Blaine Snitker (Waukon, Iowa/Waukon) was named IIAC Football (Defensive) Performer of the Week. The sophomore outside linebacker finished with 7 tackles (five solo), a sack, and an interception in which he returned 31 yards for a touchdown in the Spartans 23-21 victory over Central College.

Wolfe Leads Spartans to Viterbo Invite Title

Oct 7, 2013

The University of Dubuque men's golf team was a stroke out of the lead (297) after the opening round of Viterbo Ronnie Eastman Invitational on Sunday, Oct. 6. Monday the team battled back to shoot the low round (295) to claim the team title with a score of 592.

Spartans Downed by Norse

Oct 9, 2013

The University of Dubuque volleyball team rallied late in the third set before the visiting Luther College Norse captured the final set 25-23 to take the match 3-0. Luther captured the opening set with strong hitting 25-20 and held the Spartans hitters at bay in the second set by a 25-14 score.

Spartans Shutout Cornell

Oct 9, 2013

The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team picked up their third shutout of the year with a 2-0 win against Cornell College. The Spartans victory was their seventh straight over Cornell with a combined score of 28-5 during the winning streak. UD took the lead early in the first half on a goal by Katie Lynn.