Despite leading for the first three innings, the DePaul softball team surrendered seven runs in the bottom of the fourth to drop a 12-4 decision to UNLV on Friday evening.
DePaul concludes the home portion of the regular-season schedule on Saturday afternoon against Butler on Senior Day at Allstate Arena. DePaul's senior class of Jamee Crockett, Greg Sequele and Forrest Robinson will be honored prior to the start of the game.
The year was 1999 and the world was filled with Y2K foreboding. Bill Clinton was President, gasoline was $1.22 a gallon and DePaul's Hall-of-Fame bound softball team was third at the Women's College World Series.
As you watch DePaul's senior class in action, it's easy to see how Brittany Hrynko, Megan Rogowski and Centrese "Tee-Tee" McGee blend together as they maximize one another's special skill set.
In just its 10th season in the BIG EAST Conference, a DePaul player has captured women's basketball's top academic honor for the fourth time, as senior guard Brittany Hrynko was named the BIG EAST Women's Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year on Friday. The selection was made by the Conference's Academic Affairs Committee.
The DePaul men's tennis team began its weekend stay in Washington, D.C., with a convincing 7-0 win at Georgetown, the squad's third BIG EAST victory in as many tries.