Athletics News
Weekly Web Roundup - September 14, 2010

This is a new feature that will highlight some of the outstanding original content from around the BIG EAST Conference. Today's first edition will feature items from all sixteen of our members' official athletic sites.


From GoBearcats.com

When head coach Michelle Salmon arrived at the University of Cincinnati and was handed the keys to the women's soccer program three years ago, one of her first tasks in the rebuilding efforts was to instill a team-comes-first mentality. Fortunately for Salmon, many of her players were more than willing to adopt that team approach, with Kelli Pawelko a prime example...Read More


From UConnHuskies.com

The University of Connecticut honored the 2000 NCAA men's soccer National Championship team at numerous events this past weekend to recognize the 10th anniversary of the Huskies' remarkable run to winning the 2000 NCAA National Championship title... Read More


From DePaulBlueDemons.com

On Saturday, Sept. 4, DePaul cross country hosted a meet between the three Vincentian universities in the United States with the winner taking home the Vincentian Cup. The race was held in coordination with DePaul University's Celebration of the 350th anniversary of the deaths of St. Vincent DePaul and St. Louise de Marillac....Read More


From GUHoyas.com

Senior baseball player Sean Lamont talks about his work with Dreams for Kids DC as part of the Hoyas' Champion in Life initiative... Watch Now


From GoMarquette.com

The third installment of Marquette men's basketball video series, "Marquette Basketball: Reveled" is out... Watch Now


From UND.com

Outside hitter Stephanie Slatt is a senior member of the Notre Dame women's volleyball team. Her ability to play in the middle or on the outside of the court makes her a crucial asset to the Irish. Before the Notre Dame Volleyball Invitational starts this weekend, Stephanie sat down with UND.com to tell us more about herself as well as her experiences here at Notre Dame...Read More


From PittsburghPanthers.com

Pitt's softball team has returned to classes for the fall semester, and will begin Fall Ball this week. However, September is also important because it is recognized as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, which spotlights children battling cancer and urges advocacy and fundraising for cancer research and awareness...Read More


From Friars.com

Director of Soccer Operations Justin Kahle gives you an inside look into the Providence men's soccer team. Kahle, who graduated in 2010, was a four-year starter on the Providence men's soccer team and played in every minute of every game at Providence...Read More


From GoUSFBulls.com

he University of South Florida volleyball team will give their thoughts on the 2010 season every week. After a trip to Carbondale, Ill., senior Allie Boaz gave a inside view on how the team is doing thus far...Read More


From ScarletKnights.com

Former Rutgers All-American goalkeeper Erin Guthrie earned her first minutes in goal for FC Gold Pride of the Women's Professional Soccer (WPS) league over the weekend. The Sparta, N.J. native earned her first win in net as the regular season champions downed the Philadelphia Independence, 4-1...Read More

From SUAthletics.com

The signs were there for a superstitious fan like me. We drove past 44th street on the way to my hotel. Checked in to Room 344. Ordered a taxi to check out downtown Seattle.  What pulls up but a bright orange "Orange Cab" complete with a picture of our innocuous, incongruous fruit on its side panels...Read More


From Villanova.com

In a process designed to match college student with prospective career, summer internships frequently serve as a launching pad. In the case of Villanova senior men's soccer player Nick Rouzier, a tour of duty with an engineering firm in South Africa in 2010 was even more than that, a revelation of sorts that still resonates in his voice months later...Read More


From MSNSports.net

Just days after the West Virginia University football team traveled to Huntington, W.Va., for a thrilling overtime victory over Marshall in the Friends of Coal Bowl, the in-state rivals are set to meet again - this time on the volleyball court...Read More