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Daria Delfino keeps the Wolf Pack on par with the rest

Daria Delfino keeps the Wolf Pack on par with the rest

Brian Wollitz
May 9, 2017
Filed under Golf, Sports

Daria Delfino highlighted her competitive nature as a four sport athlete in high school, playing field hockey, basketball, softball and golf. As she ends her sophomore season as one of Loyola’s top golfers, she still says she would do more.“Field hockey was super aggressive, that’s why I lov...

Tulane defensive end takes ballet lessons

Nick Ducote
May 5, 2017
Filed under Life & Times, Sports

Ade Aruna, Tulane University business senior and defensive end this year for the Green Wave, looks to make a splash in his last season. This year he hopes to play even better, but is approaching offseason workouts in a different way. Aruna has added dance classes to his schedule. “I’m used to dan...

Baseball loses in the final match of the regular season

Baseball loses in the final match of the regular season

Andres Fuentes
May 3, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

In their last series before the playoffs, the Wolf Pack team suffered a 11-1 beating versus Middle Georgia State University, adding to the previous two loses of the series. Freshman Nathan Law notched Loyola's only run of the game.Loyola suffered a 3-12 loss in Game 1 and a depressing 0-10 shutout, ma...

Rugby team brings home the Father Engh Bowl at the Jesuit Cup

Rugby team brings home the Father Engh Bowl at the Jesuit Cup

Andres Fuentes
May 3, 2017
Filed under Rugby, Sports

With its first invitation to compete in the Jesuit Cup, the rugby team finished with a 1-4 record. Traveling around 2,238 miles to Santa Clara, the Wolf Pack expected a lot of competition against Jesuit rugby teams across the nation but finished in seventh place out of eight teams after two days of...

Women’s Golf team takes fifth in SSAC Championship

Women’s Golf team takes fifth in SSAC Championship

Andres Fuentes
May 3, 2017
Filed under Golf, Showcase, Sports

Shooting a 314 in the final day of play, the Loyola women's golf team secured the 5th place with a total of 949 at the SSAC Championship in Montgomery, AL.Play from the day before gave Loyola the fourth spot, but Brenau University came from behind and knocked the Wolf Pack down a spot. Ashley Rodgers led the ...

Track and Field’s camaraderie leads to success

JC Canicosa
May 2, 2017
Filed under Sports, Track & Field

Loyola’s women’s track and field team finished second behind Brenau University and the men’s team finished fourth at the Southern States Athletic Conference Championships last weekend. Although the team fell short of winning the championship, there’s still a sense of optimism and imminent...

Banks and Richards highlight SSAC Track & Field awards

Banks and Richards highlight SSAC Track & Field awards

Andres Fuentes
May 1, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Track & Field

In the annual event, the Loyola track and field team sported 17 athletes named to the All Conference teams at the SSAC Awards. Sophomore star, Leah Banks was selected First Team All-Conference with her 1:06,41 first place finish in the 400 meter hurdles. Freshman Jarrett Richard was named 2017 Fresh...

Green Wave defensive tackle make a run for the NFL

Green Wave defensive tackle make a run for the NFL

Caroline Gonzalez
April 27, 2017
Filed under Football, Loyola News Service, Sports

Hard work and a desire to play are the two things that have carried Tanzel Smart through the past four years. Now, the defensive tackle from Tulane University uses those same qualities in his preparation for the NFL draft. Kevin Peoples, defensive line coach for the Green Wave, said that along...

Rugby team travels to California for the Jesuit Cup

Andres Fuentes
April 26, 2017
Filed under Rugby, Sports

The Loyola rugby team packed its bags and headed west on Thursday to participate in the Jesuit Cup at Santa Clara University in California on April 22-23. In its quest to bring home the treasured Pope Francis Cup, Loyola has to matchup against prime programs from Notre Dame University, Gonzaga University...

Wolf Pack set their sights on conference championship

Ryan Micklin
April 26, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

With the regular season winding down, the Loyola baseball team is striving to make a return to the Southern States Athletic Conference Championship tournament for a second consecutive year.Last year, Doug Faust, head coach, led the Wolf Pack to its first ever conference championship appearance with some...

Track and Field teams finish in the Top 5 at the SSAC Championship

Track and Field teams finish in the Top 5 at the SSAC Championship

Andres Fuentes
April 25, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Track & Field

The Loyola track and field team finish in top 5 at the SSAC Championship meet, with the women finishing second overall and the men taking home fourth. In women's discus, the Wolf Pack swept, earning gold, silver, and bronze. Meghan Temple took first with 38.96 meters. Taylor Haggis and Anna Hugel fin...

Loyola Baseball team Suffers a Sweep versus Bethel on Senior Day

Loyola Baseball team Suffers a Sweep versus Bethel on Senior Day

Andres Fuentes
April 25, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

The Loyola baseball team suffers a 11-7 loss to SSAC rival Bethel University, giving the Wolf Pack a series sweep.In their last home series of the season, Loyola honored seven senior members of the team for their years of play. The festivities were spoiled early on as Bethel scored 8 runs in the firs...

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