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Madden leads team into 5th place

The Dixie State University women’s golf team stayed in the middle of the pack all tournament long and finished fifth overall as a team in the Pacific West Conference tournament championships at the Hawaii Prince Golf Club in Ewa Beach, Hawaii.  DSU sophomore Shelby Madden fared well in the second round, shooting a 77 on the second […]

DSU golf teams vie for conference championship

The Dixie State University men’s and women’s golf teams vied for the Pacific West Conference Championship this week. The women are coming off their best result of the season, which was 5th at a Western New Mexico University-hosted tournament. The men started the season strong with a second-place finish in a tournament held in St. […]

Walking on gives students chance to join DSU athletics

Athletic men and women see if they have what it takes to compete in college sports by deciding to try out for DSU teams; however, there are a couple of hurdles these students need to clear before walking onto the teams.  The first step for you as an aspiring collegiate athlete is to make sure […]

Red Storm softball hold rival scoreless

Dixie State University softball played another doubleheader and recorded another pair of shutout victories. The Red Storm swept Brigham Young University-Hawaii Monday 10-0 in the first game and 2-0 in the second game. Junior pitcher Aryn Feickert and senior pitcher Mattie Snow both threw five strikeouts in game one to hold the Vulcans scoreless. Junior […]

DSU men’s golf team swings for first conference championship

The Dixie State University men’s golf team is preparing for finals week — on the golf course. The Red Storm prepared all year for their biggest match of the season in the upcoming Pacific West Conference championship Thursday to Friday at the Hiddenbrooke Golf Club in Vallejo, Calif. A big key for Dixie in the […]

ROTC basketball tournament starts, suffers through fundraiser beginnings

“The Heroes Basketball Tournament” for the Reserve Officers’ Training Corp 3-on-3 basketball fundraiser came and went Saturday without much funds raised, but there was a good time had by a few students. The team known as the “Other Team,” made up of Dixie State University students Randan Woods, Logan Pfau and Taylor Yates, was the […]

DSU nurtures American Sign Language culture, classes

People often communicate with strangers or with friends without even saying a word. Those who understand American Sign Language know how natural speaking without voices can be, and for the Dixie State University students who are hard of hearing and use ASL, it is the only way they can speak. Jarin Nelsen, a senior psychology […]

Softball slashes past Chaminade Silverswords

To say Dixie State University softball beat Chaminade University in its doubleheader Monday night would be downplaying the blowout wins. Dixie State won both games by a convincing margin (14-1, 11-0) with the Red Storm never trailing an inning, scoring a run in all eight frames over the two-game span. The Red Storm punctuated their […]

Basketball players become ‘heroes’ at ROTC tournament

Shots are fired — at the basketball hoop. The “Heroes Basketball Tournament” will be held at the Student Activities Center Saturday with a 3-on-3 basketball tournament put on by the Reserve Officer Training Corps of Dixie State University. The tournament is a community-wide fundraiser for the ROTC program and is only $30 per team to […]

DSU tennis team hopes to advance

The Dixie State University tennis team has been on a roll on the court recently with a five-match winning streak.  The streak is coming just in time for a series of matchups this week against four of its Pacific West Conference foes. In order for the Red Storm to make the PacWest tournament at the […]