GEORGETOWN - Sophomore running back Kalon Heim had seven touches for 150 total yards and three scores while the Southwestern University defense forced three turnovers to go with four sacks as the Pirates overcame a slow start to knock off Denison University in their season opener, 42-21, on Saturday evening at Birkelbach Field.
RICHARDSON, Texas - Sophomore running back Kalon Heim and junior linebacker Hayden Smith were named American Southwest Conference Players of the Week after their incredible performance in their season opener on Saturday night against Denison.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Senior defensive backs DeeJay Johnsona and Nik Kelly were named to the 8th Annual 2017 National Bowl set for Daytona Beach Stadium on December 10, 2017 which will including 33 Pro Souts and 13 NFL Teams on hand.
RICHARDSON, Texas - In their first season in the American Southwestern Conference, the Southwestern University Pirates earned a third place finish and landed 13 student-athletes in 14 spots on the ASC All-Conference football team on Friday afternoon.
RICHARDSON, Texas - In the final release of the year, sophomore Frederick Hoevr took home the ASC Offensive Player of the Week for the third time this season after another outstanding performance, this time in a win over Texas Lutheran.
SEGUIN, Texas - The Southwestern University football team used a huge second half and a pair of big turnovers that turned into points to roll past the Texas Lutheran in their season finale, 51-33, and finish third in the American Southwest Conference.
GRANBURY, Texas - Head Southwestern University Football Coach Joe Austin has been named to a Global Football-organized squad of select NCAA Division III student-athletes in the annual Tazón De Estrellas (Bowl of the Stars) on Saturday, December 16.
GEORGETOWN - The Southwestern University football team met the Howard Payne Yellow Jackets for the 33rd time on Saturday afternoon at Birkelbach Field, but it would be the first time the two schools met since 1950 and the first time the Pirates brought back football in 2013.
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Junior tight end AJ Daniels along with the Southwestern University football team's offensive line were all named to the D3football.com National Team of the Week on Tuesday morning.
JACKSON, Miss. - Junior Frederick Hover accounted for seven touchdowns including a passing, rushing, and receiving touchdown as the Southwestern University football team racked up a season-high 689 yards of total offense in a 60-31 road win over the Belhaven Blazers at Belhaven Bowl Stadium on Saturday evening.
RICHARDSON, Texas - Southwestern University sophomore kicker Luke Fierst (Kerrville, Texas / Tivy HS) kicked a game-winning field goal for the second time this season, giving the Pirates a 29-27 win against Sul Ross State. He kicked an 18-yarder as time expired for the victory. He also made a 36-yard field goal to earn his second Special Teams Player of the Week award of the year.
GEORGETOWN - The Southwestern University football team stuffed Sul Ross State on fourth-and-one to force a turnover on downs with 2:10 to play while sophomore Luke Fierst kicked his second game-winning field goal of the season, this time as time expired, to give the Pirates a 29-27 win over the Lobos.
GEORGETOWN - The Southwestern University football team was game for their huge matchup with top-ranked and defending champion Mary Hardin-Baylor, but the Cru proved to be too tough on Saturday night at Birkelbach Field as UMHB pulled away in the second half for a 44-10 victory over the Pirates.
RICHARDSON, Texas - Southwestern University sophomore kicker Luke Fierst hit the game-winning field goal of 36 yards with 42 seconds to play in the Pirates’ 37-34 win at Louisiana College. He went 3-for-4 on field goal attempts, connecting for 20 yards and 19 yards as well, and was 4-for-4 on PATs.