April 18, 2012
39 Student-Athletes Receive Senior Watches at Annual Ceremony
GEORGETOWN, Texas - Thanks to the generous donations of parents, alumni and students in the Pirate Crew, Southwestern University's Booster Club, the Athletic Department was able to continue the tradition of awarding watches to senior athletes whom had completed eligibility while at SU. This is the third year for the ceremony.
April 12, 2012
Senior Story: Addison English
On your mark ... get set ... GO! Addison English has been off and running--literally and figuratively--since arriving at Southwestern in 2007.
February 16, 2012
Texas Lutheran to Join the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference
SUWANEE, Ga. — The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) announced today that Texas Lutheran University has accepted an invitation to join the Conference.
January 23, 2012
Schreiner University to Join the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference
SUWANEE, Ga. — The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference announced today that Schreiner University has accepted an invitation to join the Conference.
November 12, 2011
Pirates Finish 20th at South/Southeast Regionals
The Southwestern Pirates struggled to crack the top times in the South/Southeast Regional Championship in Seguin on Saturday. The Pirates ran with two juniors, three first years, and two sophomores.
November 9, 2011
Video: Larrieu Smith Shares 2011 Pan Am Games Experience
Watch as SU Head Men's & Women's Cross Country/Track & Field Coach Francie Larrieu Smith shares her experience as the 2011 US Pan Am Games Assistant Team Leader
October 16, 2011
Pirates Dominate DIII Teams at Concordia Invitational
The Southwestern Pirates used top finishes from Sam Martinez and Paden Williams to be the highest placed Division III team at the Concordia Invitational on Saturday.
October 8, 2011
Pirates Show Strong in Multi-Divisional Meet
The Pirates placed two runners in the top 15 in a meet that included DII, DIII, and Junior College teams.
September 24, 2011
Pirates Show Strong at Texas DIII Cross Country Championship
Despite running without 2 of their top 7 runners, the Pirates finished 4th at a flat course in Abilene on Saturday.
September 3, 2011
Pirates Off to a Hot Start on a Hot Day
The Pirate cross country team started their season in Sewanee, TN at the Sewanee invitational on a day that temperatures near 90 at start time.
August 31, 2011
Deep Pirates Take Aim at 2011 Season
GEORGETOWN, Texas- Saturday, September 3 marks the opening of the cross country season and Head Coach Francie Larrieu Smith has a lot to be excited about for this year’s team.
August 25, 2011
Revamped Training Room Offers Better Service to Athletes
Thanks to generous donations and various fundraising events throughout the years the Southwestern University Athletic Department unveiled their newly remodeled athletic training facility this fall. The updates include an expanded treatment area, additional taping/treatment tables, custom paint (with logos still to come), a flat-screen television, new computers and new countertops.
August 17, 2011
New Year Brings New Faces to SU Athletics
GEORGETOWN, Texas - As the start of the 2011-12 school year gets underway the Southwestern University Athletic Department welcomes four new assistant coaches to the mix.