cross country

Duquesne XC teams compete at A-10 meets

Duquesne XC teams compete at A-10 meets

Jacob Hebda | Staff Writer 11/01/2018 On Saturday, Oct. 27, the Duquesne men’s and women’s cross country teams traveled to compete in the Atlantic 10 Conference Championships. The meet, which took place at Pole Green Park in Mechanicsville, Virginia, marked the end of A-10 Conference action for the 2018 season. Both teams had solid overall […]

2016-17 Duke Awards

2016-17 Duke Awards

The Duke recognizes remarkable players, coaches and teams for their successes over the past year. By Adam Lindner | Asst. Sports Editor The 2016-17 academic year is quickly drawing to a close, but not before we take one last look back on Duquesne athletics’ brightest performers over the past nine months. Conference Champions: Football (shared […]

Cross Country falls short of Atlantic 10 title

Cross Country falls short of Atlantic 10 title

By Natalie Fiorilli | The Duquesne Duke For most teams, establishing a consistent winning record often leads to the expectation of being contenders for a title each season. The Duquesne men and women’s cross-country teams had high goals for the Atlantic 10 Championship in Mechanicsville, Virginia this past weekend. The women were reigning champs in […]

Cross country dominates at the Duquesne Duals

Cross country dominates at the Duquesne Duals

By Joseph Sykes | Sports Editor The 2015 men’s and women’s cross country seasons commenced bright and early Saturday morning at Schenley Park for the annual Duquesne Duals meet. Both sides had runners finish in the top ten in each of their respective races. The women’s side looked extremely impressive as the team took four […]

Inside look: The current state of DU athletics

Inside look: The current state of DU athletics

By Joseph Sykes | Sports Editor There’s no doubt sports have a strong presence on Duquesne’s campus. The university is home to six men’s and nine women’s Division I NCAA-affiliate organizations as well as many intramural clubs. With the overwhelming presences of athletics on campus, it’s important for students and faculty alike to stay in […]

Women’s cross country wins A-10 title for second time

Pat Higgins | Sports Editor The Duquesne men’s and women’s cross country teams ran to high honors in the Atlantic 10 Championship at Schenley Park on Saturday afternoon. The women’s team captured its second straight Atlantic 10 Championship. Sophomore Valerie Palermo was the first Duke to cross the finish line. She finished the 5k race […]

Fall Sports Preview

Fall Sports Preview

Football Pat Higgins | Asst. Sports Editor After starting the 2012 season 5-2 and dropping their final four games to finish 5-6, the Dukes enter the 2013 campaign with nine returning starters (five offensive, four defensive) and are slated to finish second in the NEC, according to the league’s preseason poll released by the conference’s […]