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News Archives: August, 2013

2012-13 Awards & Honors

Aug 5, 2013
University of Dubuque Athletics Awards and Honors for the 2012-13 school year.

Spartans Volleyball Named AVCA Team Academic Award Winner

Aug 7, 2013
The University of Dubuque Volleyball team has earned the AVCA Team Academic Award for the fourth straight year. UD was one of a record 622 teams to earn the award for the 2012-13 school year.

UD Men’s Tennis Named 2013 ITA All-Academic Team

Aug 8, 2013
The University of Dubuque Men’s Tennis team was named an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team award winner. The Spartans were one of 40 Division III teams to earn the award on the men’s side for the 2012-13 academic year. In addition, five Spartan student-athletes earned the honor of ITA Scholar-Athlete.

Women's Tennis Earns 2013 ITA All-Academic Team Award

Aug 8, 2013
The University of Dubuque Women’s Tennis team earned the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team award. The Spartans were one of 82 teams to earn the award on the women’s side for the 2012-13 academic year. In addition, two Spartan student-athletes earned the honor of ITA Scholar-Athlete. The UD Men's Tennis team joined the women's team to become the only Iowa Conference school to place both teams on the ITA All-Academic team list.

Homecoming 2013: Come Home to the Arts

Aug 15, 2013
University of Dubuque alumni/ae will return to campus for the 160th Homecoming Celebration, October 10th thru 13th. The 2013 celebration centers around the opening of the beautiful Heritage Center, the newest addition to the UD campus. Spartan Nation is encouraged to "Come Home to the Arts."

Spartans Volleyball Picked Third by IIAC Coaches

Aug 22, 2013
The University of Dubuque Volleyball team was chosen to finish third place in the Iowa Conference Coaches Preseason Poll. The Spartans return six starters and eight letter winners from last season's 15-20 team that finished fourth in the IIAC with a 4-3 league mark.

Women's Soccer Picked to Finish Third in Coaches Poll

Aug 23, 2013
The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team was picked to finish third in the Iowa Conference Coaches Preseason Poll. The Spartans return eight starters and 15 letter winners from last season's 11-7-2 team that place third in the league with 13 points and a 4-2-1 record. UD advanced to the IIAC Tournament Finals.

UD Football Selected 4th in IIAC by 2013 Coaches Poll

Aug 26, 2013
The University of Dubuque football team was chosen to finish fourth in the Iowa Conference by the 2013 coaches poll recently released.

UD Men's Soccer Picked Third in IIAC Coaches Poll

Aug 26, 2013
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team was chosen to finish third in the IIAC Coaches Preseason Poll. The Spartans return eight starters and 15 letter winners from last season's 11-6-1 team that finished second in the Iowa Conference with 15 points and a 5-2-0 record.

Women's Soccer Wins on Penalty Kick

Aug 30, 2013
The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team overcame temperature over 100 degrees on the field to come away with a 1-0 win on Friday night over Grinnell College.

UD Men's Soccer Loses in Double Overtime

Aug 30, 2013
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team left everything they had on the field in a double overtime loss on Friday night. The 3-2 loss to Augsburg College came with temperatures nearing 100 degree during the game.

Sobotta Lead Spartans in Opener

Aug 31, 2013
The University of Dubuque Spartans tied for first place of the 2013 Culver's Edgewood College Fall Classic with a team score of 598. UD's Mitch Sobotta claimed medalist honors after firing a 140 for the two day tournament.

Spartans Men's Soccer Fall to Tommies

Aug 31, 2013
The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team played St. Thomas to an even 0-0 tie at the half before the Tommies rallied for three second period goals. Battling high temperates once again, the Spartans played 19 players including two goal keepers.