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December 2019

Kristen kicking the ball

Trinity Women's Soccer's Kristen Canepa Earns All-America Honors

The talented Tiger defender was elected to the United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division III Women's All-America First Team for the second consecutive year. Canepa was earlier selected for the United Soccer Coaches All-West Region First Team for the second time in a row. Read More →
Football team at Walmart

Trinity Football Team Gives Back to the Community

Recently, the Tigers hosted their Second Annual Christmas Give Back. Spearheaded by junior offensive lineman Billy Oliver, the squad raised $800 on contributions from team members, Trinity students, faculty, and administrators. The money was then used to take 16 youngsters on a shopping spree at Walmart, using $50 gift cards. Read More →
Coach Harrison congratulation a player

Trinity Women's Soccer Coaches Named Regional Staff of the Year

Coach Dylan Harrison '02, who completed his fourth season at the helm, shared the honor with Assistant Coaches Spencer Valdespino, Claire Edwards '08, and Jeremiah Narvaez. The Tigers hold a #21 national ranking and are third in the West Region. Read More →
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Marlene with others in group photo
Marlene Link Dixon, Ph.D., '93 is a professor, sport management scholar, administrator, world traveler, life skills mentor, coach, as well as being a wife and mom. She's also the recipient of the North American Society for Sport Management's 2019 Ziegler Award, the most prestigious NASSM honor.

Dixon is a professor and chair of graduate studies in the health and kinesiology department at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. Within the department, she teaches and conducts research in the area of sport management. Prior to heading to Aggieland, Dixon was an associate professor in sport management at the University of Texas at Austin (UT).

The multi-talented Dixon played Tiger basketball for four years and volleyball for two. After graduating with a double-major in biology and sociology, Dixon returned to Trinity to become an assistant for women's basketball, under the direction of her former coach, Becky Geyer.

Dixon earned a Master of Education degree in sport management from UT, and also was a volleyball and basketball assistant coach at Southwestern (TX) University. She then received a doctoral degree in sport management from The Ohio State University.

Originally, Dixon planned to major in chemistry during her undergraduate years at Trinity. However, Dixon discovered she enjoyed dealing with the "whole person."

"In biology, I was, and continue to be fascinated by human performance. In sociology, I gained an appreciation for humans in contexts. Both of these influenced my desire to go into academia, and in the area of sport management," said Dixon.
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Bowling Alley

In commemorating Trinity's 150th anniversary, we are sharing memories of Trinity's athletic past each month. This month we share the story of Trinity bowling and how students hit the lanes for a good time through strikes, spares, and gutter balls. Read More →
Patrick hiking ball (R). Michael poising in endzone (L)

Quintana and Edmonson Earn D3football.com Honors

Trinity senior center Patrick Quintana was selected for the All-South Region First Team Offense, and junior running back and special teams standout Michael Edmonson was tabbed for First Team Defense as a special teams player. Read More →
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Four Tiger Women's Soccer Players Named to All-Region Teams

Senior Kristen Canepa, and sophomores Camryn Beall, Kaity Ward, and Cece Hendricks were elected to the United Soccer Coaches Division III All-West Region Teams. Read More →
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Three Tiger Men's Soccer Players Earn All-Region Honors

Trinity's Quentin Van Der Lee, Jacob Galan, and Andrea Codispoti have been elected to the United Soccer Coaches Division III Men's All-West Region Teams. Read More →
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Trinity Leads SCAC Presidents' Trophy Standings

The Tigers won regular-season championships in women's soccer and volleyball, placed second in men's and women's cross country, and fourth in men's soccer. Trinity has chalked up 207.5 points. Read More →
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Five Student-Athletes Selected for SCAC Fall Sportsmanship Team

The conference places a special emphasis on sportsmanship throughout the year. The fall sports coaches were asked to select a student-athlete who exhibited sportsmanship during the season. Read More →

Trinity Athletics December Recap

Winter sports head into the holiday season with much to be thankful for. Read More →
Coach Wade on the sidelines

Getting to Know Football Offensive Coordinator Wade Lytal

Wade Lytal '09 returned to Trinity before the 2018 football season as the Tiger offensive coordinator, offensive line coach, and academic success coordinator. Read More →

Upcoming Broadcast Schedule

All games are home unless otherwise noted.

Men's Basketball

St. Thomas (TX) — Jan. 3 @ 5:30 p.m.
Centenary (LA) — Jan. 4 @ 2 p.m.
JWU (Denver) — Jan. 17 @ 5:30 p.m.
Colorado Col. — Jan. 18 @ 4 p.m.
Texas Lutheran — Jan. 24 @ 5:30 p.m.
Southwestern (TX) — Jan. 25 @ 4 p.m.
Dallas — Feb. 7 @ 5:30 p.m.
Austin — Feb. 8 @ 4 p.m.
 

Women's Basketball

St. Thomas (TX) — Jan. 3 @ 7:30 p.m.
Centenary (LA) — Jan. 4 @ 4 p.m.
JWU (Denver) — Jan. 17 @ 7:30 p.m.
Colorado Col. — Jan. 18 @ 6 p.m.
Texas Lutheran — Jan. 24 @ 7:30 p.m.
Southwestern (TX) — Jan. 25 @ 6 p.m.
Dallas — Feb. 7 @ 7:30 p.m.
Austin — Feb. 8 @ 6 p.m.
 

Softball

Concordia (TX) (DH) — Feb. 1 @ Noon

Swimming & Diving Meets

View the full Swimming & Diving schedule
Southwestern University (S & D) — Jan. 18.
University of the Incarnate Word (S & D) — Jan. 25. University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX
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