First Pirate Gridiron Win in 64 Years

With the help of four interceptions on defense, the Southwestern University football team made history on Sept. 13, 2014, with a 27–20 win over Sul Ross State in their season...   Read More

Southwestern Greats Return for Hall of Fame Inductions

The recently inducted Southwestern Athletics Hall of Fame and Hall of Honor class of 2014 includes Ken McAllister ’64, Danny Mickan ’84, Ronda Seagraves and the 2007–08 women’s golf team....   Read More

Student Athlete Appointed to National Committee

Sophomore Pirate football player Jose Alfredo “Fredo” Perez Jr. (#65) has been chosen as a representative on the NCAA Division III Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) for the 2016-2017 academic year...   Read More


New Era for Pirate Basketball

Change is not easy, whatever the situation. But Janson Hightower, Southwestern’s new head basketball coach, says, “The transition has gone smoothly so far.” Because Hightower—as assistant coach to Bill Raleigh,...   Read More

Coach of the Year

For the fifth time in her career, Southwestern Head Volleyball Coach Hannah Long has been named Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) Coach of the Year. Long also earned the honor...   Read More