It was a glorious day in Lincoln Park, and for all the loyal and passionate members of Blue Demon nation, Thursday was an unforgettable moment in the history of DePaul athletics when a long-held dream finally came true.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced plans today for a large-scale tourism and economic development project near McCormick Place, one that includes construction of a 10,000-seat, multipurpose events center to serve as the new home for the DePaul Blue Demons.
Kirsten Verdun and Mary Connolly made quite an impression on opposing coaches as the DePaul softball standouts were chosen for the NFCA Great Lakes Region First Team.
DePaul junior Kelsey Lawson was honored as the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Midwest Regional winner of the Arthur Ashe Award for Leadership and Sportsmanship, the ITA announced on Wednesday.
Fresh off a second straight nod to the All-BIG EAST Men's Tennis Team, junior Filip Dzanko was honored as the 2013 Midwest Region Player to Watch by the ITA on Wednesday. The national award will be announced next week.
The Blue Demons came away with some good performances in their final track meet of the season Saturday at the Georgia Tech Invitational.