Southwestern Assemblies of God University at NationalsVolleyball

The Lady Lions left Nationals with a 1-3 record, yet still produced another successful season at 23-18.

This season, the team had notable wins against Friends University, John Brown University and Texas Wesleyan in the REd River Athletic Conference (RRAC) tournament. They also won against the #1 seed Colorado Christian University, 3-1, at Nationals.

SAGU qualified for the RRAC tournament all eight seasons since joining the league. Coach Moore’s squad had the third best record in the RRAC, including the second most wins of any team.

SAGU’s top performers during Nationals included the following Top Four:

Kills: Cisneros 45, Sodich 41, Cox 28, Hudson 16.
Digs: Espinoza 58, Sodich 40, Brown 35, Hudson 26.
Aces: Espinoza 5, Calverley 5, Brown 2, Sodich 2.
Assists: Calverley 123.

Matches are available on the NAIA website.

Men’s Basketball

SAGU’s men’s basketball team remains undefeated, 7-0, after their season opening RRAC game this weekend. The team made more than half their shots and succeeded in 16 three-pointers. No one played more than 21 minutes, with a 46-29 point advantage provided by the bench.

SAGU will play against the University of the Southwest (NM) at 7:30 p.m., Monday, December 5, in the Sheaffer Full Life Center Gymnasium. USW is currently 4-2 in all games and are 2-1 in the league. After Monday, SAGU will close the month with two road games on Saturday, December 10, at Huston-Tillotson University in Austin and Monday, December 12, at Our Lady of the Lake University.

Women’s Basketball

SAGU’s Lady Lions (3-4) play against the University of the Southwest, Monday, December 5, in the Sheaffer Full Life Center Gymnasium at 5:30 p.m. The December 5 game is the last home game of the semester for the Lady Lions. On December 10, the Lady Lions take on Huston-Tillotson University in Austin. On December 12, the team will play against Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio.

Men’s Soccer

The Lions lost against Indiana’s Grace College, 3-2, this past week at the NCCAA Nationals. The consolation match finished SAGU’s year at 10-9-5.


Southwestern Assemblies of God University is a private, Christian university located 30 minutes south of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex in Waxahachie, Texas. The University was established in 1927, and now offers more than 60 associate, bachelor’s or master’s degrees on campus or online. More information is available at or by calling 1-888-YES-SAGU.