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UD vs. Loras Softball NFCA Strike Out Cancer Game Raises Over $7,000

Jun 13, 2018

The University of Dubuque and Loras College softball teams have joined forces since 2012 in conjunction with National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) in raising funds for the Strike Out Cancer initiative. In 2018, the two schools raised their most ever, $7.059.70 which pushes their total raised since 2012 to $21, 215.96.

Murfin Named Division III Men's Field Athlete of the Year

May 31, 2018

After a historic season, Blaze Murfin was named NCAA Division III 2018 Outdoor Track and Field Men's Field Student-Athlete of the Year by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association on Thursday afternoon.

Two More All-Americans on Championship's Final Day

May 29, 2018

The University of Dubuque track and field teams wrapped up the 2018 season on Saturday with Tanasha Atwater and Rebecca Burmahl earning All-American honors in the hammer throw.

Murfin a National Champion, Atwater an All-American

May 25, 2018

Friday was a successful day at the Track and Field Championships for the Spartans. Blaze Murfin became the second national title in the history of the men’s program by winning the shot put. Tanasha Atwater also grabbed All-American honors by finishing third in the women’s shot put.

Murfin Highlights Day One of NCAA Championships

May 24, 2018

The University of Dubuque track and field teams kicked off the first day of the 2018 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Thursday, with the 12 Spartans participating in five events. Blaze Murfin started his weekend on a strong note, earning All-American honors in the discus after a third place finish.

Wrap-Up of Record Breaking Baseball Season

May 23, 2018

The 2018 University of Dubuque baseball season was one for the record books. The program won their first Iowa Conference Regular Season and Tournament Titles, and qualified for the program’s first regional, while breaking 31 school records in the process.

Atwater and Malm Pick Up USTFCCCA Central Region Awards

May 23, 2018

University of Dubuque track and field’s Tanasha Atwater was named 2018 Central Regional Women’s Field Athlete of the Year for the outdoor season by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). UD assistant coach Jake Malm, was also voted Assistant Coach of the Year for his work.

Track and Field Heads to National Championships

May 21, 2018

15 University of Dubuque student-athletes have secured a spot at the 2018 NCAA Division III Outdoor Championships. The championships will talk place May 24th to May 26th in La Crosse, Wisconsin hosted by UW-La Crosse.

Eighteen Spartans Named All-Central Region

May 21, 2018

The United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced their All-Region honorees for the 2018 outdoor season, with 18 Spartans earning 28 All-Central Region awards.

Baseball's Historic Season Comes to a Close

May 19, 2018

The University of Dubuque baseball team won their first game of the day over North Central but fell to Concorida-Chicago in the nightcap to close the historic season with a 25-17 record.

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