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The Creighton men’s and women’s cross country teams ran in the Midwest regionals last week, with the men’s team finishing in 23rd and the women’s in 26th.“I really liked what I saw from both teams,” coach Chris Gannon said. “The guys ran well and were able to beat some teams we hadn’t beaten…

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After anxiously waiting for a week, men’s soccer was selected Monday with an at-large bid to compete in the 2021 NCAA College Cup and will play at 17-1 Missouri State on Thursday.The Jays narrowly scraped into the tournament, this being their first College Cup appearance since 2016, as the t…

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Men’s basketball took down Nebraska in Lincoln in the annual rivalry game, 77-69 in a thrilling game of runs Tuesday, backed by a resurgence of the Jays three-point shooting and lockdown defense.Going into the game Nebraska were the favorites and the Huskers played like it in the opening min…

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Women’s basketball fought back from a 17 point deficit but fell just short in their season opening game at Drake Wednesday, losing 82-79 to a Bulldogs three pointer with two seconds remaining.After Drake opened the second half with a three pointer putting the Bulldogs up 17, the odds of a po…

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It is hard to imagine a worse start to the 2021-22 season for the Creighton men’s basketball team than their opening half performance Tuesday against Arkansas-Pine Bluff.In front of a mostly packed arena for the first time in 18 months, the Jays sleepwalked their way through a sloppy first h…

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Last Thursday, the women’s soccer team played Butler in Indianapolis where the Bluejays lost 3-1, effectively ending their season with a record of 7-10-2.

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The No. 24 ranked volleyball team capped off a perfect 6-0 homestand last weekend with a 3-0 sweep of Villanova Sunday, pushing their record to 20-3 overall and 8-2 in conference play.

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Senior day was particularly gloomy for women’s soccer Sunday as a four hour lightning delay was followed by St. John’s’ Zsani Kajan’s lightning strike of a hat trick that shocked the Jays, 3-0.

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Freshman Valerie Negin ended her first season of collegiate tennis by leading the Jays competitors at last weekend’s ITA Regional tournament, winning three matches but falling narrowly in the round of 16.

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For the past year, women’s soccer’s junior midfielder Emma Yackley has been pushing for a change in Creighton Athletics’ sustainable efforts, which has consequently led to this week’s Green Games.

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The Creighton women’s golf team traveled to Idaho this week for their first tournament of the fall, placing seventh in a loaded field for a strong season-opening performance.

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The Creighton Bluejay men’s soccer team suffered a heartbreaking 2-1 loss on Saturday against the No. 1 Georgetown Hoyas in front of an attendance of 6,577 at Morrison Stadium.

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The Creighton women’s soccer team defeated Kansas City on the road Sunday in a thrilling 3-0 victory, improving their overall record on the season to 6-1-1.The win concludes the Jays’ stretch of five games against Summit League teams, of whom the Jays went 4-0-1 against without allowing a si…

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During the pandemic, Chevelle Saunsoci decided to take a leap of faith by leaving the Bluejays women’s basketball program where she was an assistant coach and starting a nonprofit in Omaha, DVLP Basketball.DVLP Basketball is a youth hoops training and mentoring nonprofit that was founded by …

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The Bluejay volleyball team wrapped up a busy week last Saturday with a victory over Nebraska-Omaha, capping a 3-1 week and se- curing a home tournament victory.The Jays’ week started on Wednesday with a much anticipated matchup with the No. 3 Nebraska Cornhuskers in front of 11,279 attendee…

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The Creighton women’s tennis team started its fall season winning three titles at the Drake invitational this weekend in Des Moines, Iowa.On Sunday, junior Kate Krueger and sophomore Malvika Shukla won the flight one doubles championship with an 8-4 victory over Nebraska-Omaha’s Ines Absisan…

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The Creighton men’s golf team opened its season Monday and Tuesday at the Wildcat Invitational, with sophomore Charlie Zielinski’s second place finish leading the team to fourth place overall.Joining Zielinski, who shot 4-under for the tournament, in the top 10 was senior Nate Vontz, finishi…

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The Bluejays men’s soccer team was undefeated on the weekend headlined by an upset of hosts and No. 1 nationally ranked Indiana 3-0 last Friday.The historic win was Creighton’s first over a No. 1 ranked team in program history and Creighton Athletics’ first in 20 years since baseball defeate…

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Women’s soccer shutout visiting South Dakota State Sunday at Morrison Stadium in a dominant 3-0 contest.The Bluejay defense and this week’s Big East Defender of the Week, junior Jordy Rothwell, continued their excellent technique, only allowing five shots and posting their third straight shu…

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Men’s soccer will host No. 1 Georgetown for Socctoberfest at Morrison Stadium Saturday, Sep. 18 for its ninth annual celebration, an exciting event for Bluejay fans after a year’s hiatus.The first celebration of Socctoberfest was on Oct. 20 of 2012, when women’s soccer fell to Evansville 1-0…

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The Creighton men’s and women’s cross country teams each opened their seasons last Friday at the Hawkeye Invitational in Iowa City as the men’s team placed third and the women’s team placed eighth.Outside of a spring Big East meet, it was both teams’ first competition in almost two years, so…

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Creighton’s Bruce Rasmussen officially retired Aug. 16 and stepped down from his role as McCormick Endowed Athletic Director, a position he had held for 27 years.Rasmussen’s retirement marks the end of a decorated 50-year career as an educator and leader, 41 of which he spent at Creighton. B…

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The Creighton volleyball team opened its season last weekend at the Mizzou Invitational, going an immaculate 3-0 and only adding to the anticipation and excitement for this year’s squad.The Jays began the tournament with a sweep of Kansas City and Saint Louis on Friday before sweeping host M…

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Freshman midifielder Abigail Santana is embraced by teammates Aida Kardovic (10), Maddie Radke (left) and Greta Betz (right) after scoring.

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The Bluejay women’s soccer team success- fully ended its stay in Tulsa, Oklahoma, on Sunday, defeating the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles 3-0.The Jays (3-1) were certainly able to get back in rhythm after a 1-0 loss at the University of Tulsa on Thursday, which was the first loss on the season.H…

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On Monday, Rev. Daniel S. Hendrickson, SJ, PhD announced that Marcus Blossom would become Creighton’s next McCormick Endowed Athletic Director, beginning Sep. 27. 

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The Creighton men’s soccer team fell on the road against the St. Louis Billikens Sunday 4-0, moving the Jays to an 0-2 record on the season.The team officially began their sea- son on Aug. 26 with a narrow 2-1 loss against Tulsa in their home opener.After the tough loss to Saint Louis, sopho…

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In a historic moment for the women’s golf team, the group placed third in the Big East Championship last weekend. It’s the program’s highest-ever finish in 29 years under coach Debbie Conry.