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Baseball goes 2-1 against Tougaloo College and drops two against LSU-A

Baseball goes 2-1 against Tougaloo College and drops two against LSU-A

Andres Fuentes
March 22
Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

The Loyola baseball team pulled through on the road, splitting the series between Tougaloo College.In game one, Loyola dominated with a 10-2 victory, as Joseph Kuchler, junior, held the Bulldogs to only three hits, one run, and six strikeouts. In game two, Loyola kept the Bulldogs scoreless through the firs...

Senior Nate Pierre named 2016-17 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athlete

Senior Nate Pierre named 2016-17 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athlete

Andres Fuentes
March 22
Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

Nate Pierre, business senior, has been named a 2016-17 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athlete for his outstanding work in the classroom.Pierre joins 61 other Division 1 men's basketball players who maintained a GPA of 3.5 while also having junior academic status. The big man adds this honor to his other acc...

Loyola track team shows great talent in Louisiana Classic behind Leah Banks

Loyola track team shows great talent in Louisiana Classic behind Leah Banks

Andres Fuentes
March 22
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Track & Field

The Loyola Track and Field team had a great outing in the Louisiana Classic, with six athletes qualifying for the SSAC Championships and a dominant performance by sophomore Leah Banks. At the University of Lafayette, Tiera Melancon was the first player to qualify with her 11th place javelin throw of ...

The Wolf Pack’s historic season comes to an end in the NAIA Tournament

The Wolf Pack’s historic season comes to an end in the NAIA Tournament

Ryan Micklin
March 17
Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

The sixth seeded Loyola women’s basketball team squared off against the third seed Montana State-Northern Skylights on Thursday night in the first round of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics National tournament in Billings, Montana. The Wolf Pack took control of the game ear...

Loyola rallies to support historic basketball success

Loyola rallies to support historic basketball success

Taylor Ford
March 17
Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

The Wolfpack’s athletic community came together at watch parties this week to support both the men’s and women’s basketball teams during their runs at the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics’ national tournament. It was the first time in school history that both the men’s and...

The Pack fall to the Statesmen

The Pack fall to the Statesmen

Caroline Gonzalez
March 15
Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

The 29th ranked Loyola University New Orleans took on the number four ranked William Penn University tonight in the first round of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics national tournament. William Penn from Oskaloosa, Iowa was the top dog in tonight’s match up, leading the nati...

Kennedy and the Wolf Pack shift focus to NAIA Tournament

Ryan Micklin
March 14
Filed under Basketball, Sports

The 2016-17 season for the women’s basketball team has been a historic one to say the least, and it’s not over yet. The team, fresh off of a 25-5 regular season, entered the Southern States Athletic Conference Tournament as the number one seed. With an opportunity to advance to the confe...

Paige Carter leads the Wolf Pack to the forefront

Paige Carter leads the Wolf Pack to the forefront

John Casey
March 14
Filed under Showcase, Sports

Freshman swimmer Paige Carter is making waves for the team this season. After one semester at college, Carter is already settling into her role on the team and in the classroom. “I knew it was going to be extremely hard. I knew it was going to be a big change for me coming from high school,” Carter sa...

Men’s basketball loses in the semifinals in the SSAC Tournament

Men’s basketball loses in the semifinals in the SSAC Tournament

Andres Fuentes
March 14
Filed under Basketball, Sports

In one of the most sucessful seasons in Loyola history, the men’s basketball team ended their tournament play losing to the top seed and defending Southern States Athletic Conference champion, William Carey College, 71-86. After coming off of a seven game win streak in the regular season, Stacy...

Men’s and women’s basketball teams make history as they travel to national tournament

Men’s and women’s basketball teams make history as they travel to national tournament

Brian Wollitz and Ryan Micklin
March 13
Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

For the first time in the school's history, both Loyola's men and women's basketball teams are headed to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics national tournament together.This ends a 71-year drought for the men's team, as they will go into the tournament as the number eight seed.The ...

Baseball fails to close out series vs. Mobile

Baseball fails to close out series vs. Mobile

Andres Fuentes
March 13
Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

After splitting the series with a win and a loss, the Loyola baseball team faced off against the University of Mobile in an SSAC showdown. The Wolf Pack fell 12-0 at home versus the Rams. Loyola took home the first game but could not sink the second on the double header on Friday. On Saturday, the Rams ...

Tennis teams fall to ranked William Carey squads

Andres Fuentes
March 13
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis

Both the men and women tennis teams lost to tough William Carey squads this past Saturday. Loyola hosted the No. 6 men's and No. 12 women's William Carey teams at the City Park Tennis Center. The men's team fell 7-2 and the women lost 9-0.Steven Le and Ernesto de Diego won in their doubles match up versu...

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