DePaul cross country and track and field head coach Dave Dopek signed 15 student-athletes to the 2015-16 rosters. Out of the signings, all 15 will compete in track and field and six will join the cross country team for the 2015 season.
A record-tying eight programs from DePaul earned the BIG EAST Team Academic Excellence Award announced by the league office on Tuesday. A total of 22 teams have been recognized for having the highest collective grade-point averages in each conference sport.
DePaul's Matt Babicz from indoor track and field and Patricia Fargas from women's tennis were both honored as the top scholar-athletes from their respective sport.
DePaul Blue Demon senior student-athletes gathered at a luncheon hosted by Director of Athletics Jean Lenti Ponsetto last Friday in McGrath-Phillips Arena as a kickoff to DePaul University's Commencement Weekend.
DePaul senior thrower Matt Babicz wrapped up his decorated career in Chicago on Wednesday night at the National Outdoor Track & Field Championships at the University of Oregon.
DePaul senior thrower Matt Babicz will cap his illustrious career as a Blue Demon on Wednesday night at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.