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Catch-up on all this year's Pirate Athletics news below. For the latest updates and information, visit us at southwesternpirates.com

Pirate Athletics Headlines

  • December 17, 2014 at 11:00pm
    It was a game of runs as the Pirates were edged out at the end of the game after posting two big rallies, falling 70-60 on Thursday in Memphis, TN.
  • December 16, 2014 at 11:00pm
    A pair of double-doubles fell short as the Pirates were narrowly edged out 82-78 at Rust College on Wednesday.
  • December 15, 2014 at 11:00pm
    PUEBLA, MEXICO – The sixth annual Tazón de Estrellas (Bowl of the Stars) will be broadcast live from Puebla at 2pm EDT (1pm local time) on Saturday, December 20 via a webcast. This is the 17th annual post-season game organized in Mexico by Global Football exclusively for Division III players.
  • December 15, 2014 at 11:00pm
    SU fell behind after a huge run in the first half by Whitworth University and could not recover, falling 77-57 at home Tuesday.
  • December 14, 2014 at 11:00pm
    ANNIE BOURNE OF SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY, a senior forward from Dallas, Texas, has been selected the SCAC Women’s Basketball Player-of-the-Week for games played through Sunday, December 14th.
  • December 12, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Southwestern brought home a 75-68 victory over Hardin-Simmons University on Saturday night in Abilene.
  • December 12, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Hardin-Simmons shot nearly 50% from the field to hand the Pirates a 81-63 loss in Abilene on Saturday night.
  • December 10, 2014 at 11:00pm
    USA College Football announced their 2014 D-III Freshman All-Stars Thursday in conjunction with the 2014 All-American teams. Quarterback Bryan Hicks, defensive back DeeJay Johnson and defensive back Nik Kelly were selected for the Pirates.
  • December 5, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Whitworth outscored Southwestern 33-22 in the second half to hand the Pirates a 73-57 loss at home Saturday night.
  • December 2, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Southwestern fell 69-58 to NCAA Division II St. Edward’s University in Austin on Wednesday night. The Pirates matched the Hilltoppers in made field goals, but made 10 fewer free throws and committed eight more turnovers.
  • December 1, 2014 at 11:00pm
    This season, Southwestern Baseball will be playing for a cause in their first Vs. Cancer game.
  • November 30, 2014 at 11:00pm
    KANSAS CITY, Kan. – Four SCAC women’s soccer programs were recognized with the National Soccer Coaches Association (NSCAA) Team Academic Award for the 2013-14 academic year, the organization announced on Monday. Complete NSCAA Release
  • November 30, 2014 at 11:00pm
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) today announced its seventh annual fall All-Sportsmanship teams. A total of 43 student-athletes were selected to the 2014 squad in the sports of men’s cross country, women’s cross country, football, men’s soccer, women’s soccer and volleyball.
  • November 30, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Senior forward Jordan Owens was selected as the SCAC Player of the Week after an outstanding individual performance this weekend.
  • November 30, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Southwestern battled back from a double-digit deficit in the second half but the comeback fell just short as they lost 71-68 to Mary Hardin-Baylor on Monday.
  • November 29, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Louisiana College posted 21 offensive rebounds and 21 second chance points to hand Southwestern a 75-73 loss at home on Sunday.
  • November 28, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Jordan Owens set a new SU scoring record with 36 points against Howard Payne University on Saturday, but the Pirates fell 76-74 after a last second shot by HPU’s Danyel Bradley.
  • November 23, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Zack Whitlock posted a career-high 16 points and 15 rebounds in a 55-53 win over Texas Lutheran on Monday.
  • November 23, 2014 at 11:00pm
    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Little Rock Touchdown Club and Wright, Lindsey & Jennings LLP announced the nominees for the second annual Cliff Harris Award and first-year Nik Kelly was one of only two freshman nominated for the award.
  • November 21, 2014 at 11:00pm
    A ten-team meet could not stop the Pirate swimming and diving team on their tear through November as they brought home first place on both sides. The men posted 855.5 points and the women 697.
  • November 21, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Southwestern fell behind early and couldn’t make up ground in the second half as they fell to #10 Washington University (Mo.) in the championship game of the McWilliams Classic Saturday.
  • November 21, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Southwestern was unable to recover from a poor offensive first half and lost their season and home opener on Saturday, 70-57 to Hardin-Simmons.
  • November 20, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Senior softball outfielder Linsay Biggers has made the most of her time at Southwestern, touching the lives of fellow student-athletes, youth in the community and countless others during her three years thus far in Georgetown.
  • November 20, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Annie Bourne posted 15 points and 13 rebounds, securing her spot in the SU record books for the most career rebounds.
  • November 19, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Sophomore Marisa McCormack of Southwestern University and freshman Mary Rose Donahue of Colorado College have been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Female Swimmer and Diver-of-the-Week, respectively, for their outstanding performances this past weekend.
  • November 19, 2014 at 11:00pm
    First-year Nik Kelly, a defensive back from Houston, Texas, has been named the SCAC Newcomer of the Year in exclusive voting by the head coaches of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference. Four earned First Team selections and four were named Honorable Mention All-SCAC.
  • November 19, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Highlights from week one of action…November 10-16.
  • November 17, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Southwestern shot below 30% from the field and just 45% from the free throw line to drop their season opener 66-44 to the University of Texas Dallas on Tuesday.
  • November 14, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Southwestern swimming continued their domination in the water with a 161-93 win over the Gents and 161-75 win over the Ladies in Shreveport Saturday.
  • November 14, 2014 at 11:00pm
    Texas Lutheran, undefeated in conference play, handed the Pirates a 41-14 loss on Saturday.