Author: Zoe Hansen

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Best of crowds at DSU home games in the 2021-2022 school year

With all the competition, big games and moments in athletics at Dixie State University, the crowd and the student stampede brought the energy to help cheer on the teams. Here are some of the biggest crowd moments at home games this year. DSU vs. Weber State University: Football During this rivalry game, WSU was able […]

Hard work pays off: 76 DSU student-athletes awarded Academic All WAC Honors Fall/Winter

76 Dixie State University student-athletes proved their hard work and earned the Academic All-Western Academic Conference Honors for the 2021-2022 academic school year. In the All-WAC, 1,534 student-athletes were awarded across a variety of sports. These include men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s cross country, men’s and women’s soccer, football, women’s swimming, women’s indoor […]

Jagger Williams earns athletic scholarship, recognized for hard work

A freshman walk-on for the Dixie State University football team was awarded a scholarship after showing hard work and dedication. Jagger Williams, a freshman management major from Baldwin Hills, California, previously attended Culver City High School where he earned three varsity letters in football. At Culver City, he helped lead the team to the 2018 […]

DSU leaves it all on the field, falls short in series against GCU

The Dixie State University baseball team played the No. 1 team in the WAC, Grand Canyon University, in a three-game series on April 8-10 with the team coming up short each game. Before this series, DSU capitalized on a win April 5 against Brigham Young University. The team attempted to carry the same energy from […]

Keith Davis: ‘great teammate, great leader’

Keith Davis, a junior management major from San Diego, California, shows his passion for athletics in his college career as a multi-sport athlete playing both football and baseball. Davis is a strong asset for the Dixie State University football team in the fall as a wide receiver. This 6’1″, 190-pound athlete strives to work hard […]

SPORTS OPINION | Students in college sports do not under-perform academically

It is a common misconception that student athletes under-perform in academics due to the unreal amount of hours the athletes put into their sport, but it is the complete opposite. Student athletes put in many hours a week for training, practice, games and traveling while also staying up-to-date on school work. The athletes who join […]

New energy for DSU men’s soccer 2022 season

The Dixie State University men’s soccer team signed 12 new athletes to the 2022 roster and is still recruiting more talented, driven and energetic individuals. The team had 11 seniors in the 2021 season, so recruiting athletes to make up the number of seniors is important to keep a healthy number of athletes on the […]

The power of DSU cheerleaders

The Dixie State University cheerleaders practice each week to ensure perfect performances at halftimes, time-outs and sideline routines to cheer on the DSU sports teams to victory. As DSU transitioned to Division I, the cheerleaders must reach that next level to match the other Division I teams. Therefore, the cheerleaders focus on preparing routines four […]

Excitement behind intramural sports at DSU

For students that are unable to play on a Division I athletic team, but still want to stay involved in sports, Dixie State University offers intramural sports. Intramural sports at DSU was named top in the nation in August 2015. Intramural sports are a fun way to stay active, meet new people and compete in […]