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Student senate funding more academic projects, on track to break bill records

The Dixie State University student senate is on pace to break last years’ record of number of bills passed. The student senate is a group of students that help other students reach their academic goals by using funding from student fees. They’ve allocated $10,670 for nine different bills and Legislation Day so far in this […]

Wrestling club practices hard to make nationals

Dixie State University’s wrestling club had a busy start to its season by already wrestling in two open tournaments and three team duels with just seven days rest in between. DSU wrestled in the Colorado State Invitational Nov. 14 at Colorado State University. The team traveled to Cedar City Nov. 18 to take on Southern […]

Football suffer its 7th loss of season

Dixie State University scored a touchdown in each quarter Saturday, but Central Washington University rallied in the fourth quarter, handing DSU its seventh loss of the season, 28-34. The Red Storm went down 0-7 with five minutes left in the first quarter after CWU took one play to run two yards when it was given the ball first-and-goal […]

Women’s basketball falls to USU

Dixie State University’s women’s basketball team traveled to Utah State University Saturday only to suffer a huge 33-point loss.  DSU started the game by pressuring USU full court and fell behind early in the first quarter when the Aggies scored the first five points of the game. The Red Storm kept their deficit within single […]

DSU men’s basketball begins preseason

Dixie State University earned its first preseason win with five players scoring in double figures in a 82-72 victory against Arizona Christina University Thursday night in the Burns Arena. DSU started the first half on fire and scored the first nine points of the game. DSU kept the pressure on and extended its lead 40-28, […]

Fall baseball starts with 2 victories

Dixie State University picked up two easy victories in scrimmages against Salt Lake Community College and College of Southern Nevada over the weekend.  DSU smothered CSN 10-4, scoring early and often Friday. Redshirt junior outfielder Trey Kamachi scored the Red Storm’s first point in the second inning after hitting a single, and Kamachi was batted […]

Storm volleyball ends fall break with victory

Dixie State University lost its first home game of the season Oct. 7 in a five-set battle against Chaminade University of Honolulu, but it bounced back nicely Oct. 17 defeating Hawaii Pacific University 3-1, and continued its streak Saturday, winning 3-1 against Academy of Art University. The Red Storm controlled the first two sets against […]

Softball starts fall ball

Dixie State University’s softball team showed it’s ready to play for the national championship again this year.  The national runner-ups for the 2015 National Championship took on Snow College twice in a doubleheader scrimmage on Saturday. Junior pitcher Brooklyn Beardshear, an elementary education major from Tucson, Arizona, started on the mound for the Red Storm […]

Storm men’s soccer acquire first PacWest season win

Dixie State University kicked off Pacific West Conference play with two home games in three days.  First with a overtime draw vs. Azusa Pacific University Thursday night, followed by a shutout victory vs. Point Loma University. DSU is now 3-1-1 to start the season.  Forward Frankie Mallek, a sophomore business administration major from Yuma, Arizona, […]

Men’s soccer lose to Real Monarch 3-2

Dixie State University men’s soccer took the field against the Real Monarchs in front of nearly 1,000 fans Saturday night. DSU played an impressive game, but the Monarchs proved to be too skilled over 90 minutes, and ultimately defeated DSU 3-2.  DSU was able to surprise the Monarchs in the first two minutes of the […]