Student athletes advocate for mental health

By Xander Swain, Top sports reporter With the ongoing pandemic, and an increase in isolation, mental health has become an increasingly important issue for many.   The issues and stigmas of mental health are widespread, but one of…

Woman’s basketball nationally ranked

By Xander Swain For the first time in 25 years, the Montevallo Women’s Basketball team is nationally ranked.   Last month’s D2 Sports Information Directors Association Poll placed the women’s basketball team at number 23 in the nation,…

Esports has a strong start to spring semester

By Xander Swain  As students begin to settle into the spring semester, spring athletics are finally getting their seasons started. Last semester, the Montevallo Esports team managed to make it to the Overwatch quarterfinals in the Peach…

Esports renews winning streak

Over the weekend, the University of Montevallo Overwatch team played Clayton State University on Friday, Oct. 17, and the University of North Georgia on Oct. 18. The results of the Friday game came out to…

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Esports response to COVID-19

Photo by Anna Grace Askelson Amid the different responses made by the University of Montevallo, student-led and university sponsored organizations have been taking extra measures in handling the pandemic while also trying to balance involvement on campus.…

Gulf South Conference postpones fall 2020 season

Photo by Anna Grace Askelson. Earlier this month, the Gulf South Conference Board of Directors made the decision to postpone the fall semester competition. The sports that will be postponed until at least Jan. 1 are football,…

Q&A with UM’s Men’s Soccer Head Coach

Bruce Dietterle, head Coach of the University of Montevallo's Men's Soccer team  Q: Where did you go to school? When did you join the UM Athletics program?  St. Anselm College. I started as the Assistant…