Hittle named Student-Athlete of the Year

Hittle named Student-Athlete of the Year

UIW senior forward Kyle Hittle has been named the Southland Conference Men’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Year; he is the first UIW men’s basketball player and UIW student-athlete in any sport to receive the distinction. The award is presented to the...
Smith named Women’s Basketball Head Coach

Smith named Women’s Basketball Head Coach

In April, Christy Smith was named as the seventh head women’s basketball coach in UIW history. She takes over a program entering its fourth and final year of the transition process from NCAA Division II to Division I. Smith has been a women’s basketball Division I...
Making his pitch

Making his pitch

Some athletes wait forever for a chance to fulfill their professional dreams. For UIW senior Geno Encina, his dream became a reality last summer with a phone call from the Toronto Blue Jays. Encina is the eighth player in UIW history to be drafted by a major league...
Birth of a Tradition

Birth of a Tradition

As with every great university, a strong fight song resonates proudly through the course of time. With the addition of new uniforms and a new name, the Marching Cardinals now proudly claim their own fight song. “I thought, well, new uniforms, new name, and...
Finding a Home

Finding a Home

Bobby Limon has found a home, and that says a lot for the redshirt freshman lineman on the University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) football team. Just a little more than two years ago Limon wasn’t quite sure where he was going to live and had to endure an emotional...