Friday, January 27, 2023

Men’s tennis pushes toward SLIAC title with depth, experience

The Gorloks will be returning all their players from last season. Read for coach Michael Siener and his players’ thoughts about the 2013 season, and how they feel it is one of the best teams they’ve ever had.

Unique moments in Webster Athletics: Perabo was first NCAA female collegiate baseball player

Learn more about Susan Perabo's time on Webster University's baseball team and why she joined the squad here.

Webster baseball shortens schedule for 2021

Webster's baseball team will only play 36 games in the 2021 regular season, four fewer than normal. The team will start the season facing...

Missouri soccer players are drowning in unpredictable weather

As climate change is impacting the Midwest, soccer complexes in St. Louis have experienced extreme flooding over the last 20 years. Hockey rinks in...

Webster Quidditch hosts largest tournament in school history

Webster University was one of eight teams to play in the second annual Gorlok Invitation. The team faced off against World Cup-qualifying competition only losing one game.

The Sporting Insider: ‘Boxdorfer Showcases Passion Through Tattoos’

Volunteer track coach Bill Boxdorfer has three tattoos — including ones of the Gorlok and Fontbonne Griffin. Boxdorfer discusses the stories behind his ink in this week's Sporting Insider column.

Josh Fleming: Male Athlete of the Year

Junior starting pitcher Josh Fleming overcame injury to have a record breaking season for the Gorloks. With two games remaining, he holds the school’s all-time...
Webster University Athletic Hall of Fame

Former student athletes enter Hall of Fame

Four of the greatest student athletes in Webster University history were officially inducted into the Webster Athletic Hall of Fame on Feb. 5. Halley (Spann) Barke, Mike Hutchison, Eric Stack and Dan Thoman joined last year’s inaugural class to comprise the first nine individuals enshrined in the HOF.

VIDEO: Zehner basketball legacy continues at Webster University

Webster University men’s basketball freshman Danny Zehner isn’t the first person from his family to attend Webster. He is actually the third, as basketball has been a longtime passion for him and his sisters.

Webster University officially names Ben Greenberg as new sports director

Former sports information director Niel DeVasto left Webster University with big shoes to fill, bringing on board Ben Greenberg to fill  the position.  He...

Journal Webster Althetics Awards: Players of the Year

Last semester, Howard was sidelined from volleyball with a knee injury, roughly halfway through the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference schedule. In 2010, Kevin Miller chose to quit the Webster University basketball team and walked away from the sport due to health concerns.KevinMiller Three-and-a-half years later, Miller returned to Webster University and the basketball team.

VIDEO: Volleyball swept out of NCAA tournament

The Webster Gorloks went into Elmhurst and lost 3-0 in Round 1 of the NCAA Division III tournament. Read for postgame reaction from the match's kills leader Jenny Howard and assistant coach Abby Williams.

Thompson throws second no-hitter of season in softball’s 2012 home finale

Sophomore throws second no-hitter as Webster University won both games of a doubleheader in the regular season home finale at Blackburn Park.

Webster University hosts seventh annual Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Conference

Two-time Olympic medalist Laurie Hernandez was the keynote speaker of the seventh annual Diversity, Equity and Inclusion conference. Webster hosted the seventh Annual Diversity,...