Tennis standout Patricia Fargas is a shining example of what it means to succeed as a DePaul Blue Demon student-athlete at every conceivable level.
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.
The DePaul women's tennis team was recognized by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) for its cumulative team grade-point average following the 2014-15 season.
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.
The absolute best of DePaul Athletics gathered together Saturday night at the Rosemont Convention Center to celebrate and reflect back on all the accomplishments of the 2014-15 season.