The Maroon

Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

Mass+communication+freshman+Zach+Wrightsil+was+named+to+the+Louisiana+Sports+Writers+Association+Third+Team.+Photo+credit%3A+Michael+Bauer
Back to Article
Back to Article

Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

Mass communication freshman Zach Wrightsil was named to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Third Team. Photo credit: Michael Bauer

Mass communication freshman Zach Wrightsil was named to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Third Team. Photo credit: Michael Bauer

Mass communication freshman Zach Wrightsil was named to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Third Team. Photo credit: Michael Bauer

Mass communication freshman Zach Wrightsil was named to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Third Team. Photo credit: Michael Bauer

Andres Fuentes

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






After historic seasons for both the men’s and women’s basketball teams, four athletes were awarded with Louisiana Sports Writers Association honors.

Mass communication freshmen Myles Burns and Zach Wrightsil were both named to the Third Team. International business junior Kaila Anthony was also named to the Third Team while psychology senior Megan Worry earned an honorable mention.

Burns won the conference Defensive Player of the Year award and Wrightsil picked up the Freshmen of the Year title this season. Both players also helped earned the men’s team’s first-ever Southern States Athletic Conference Championship and an appearance at the national tournament.

Anthony led her team in both scoring in steals while also being named to the conference First Team and the All-American Third Team. Worry was also named to the conference First Team this year and racked up an All-American honorable mention.

Both players were instrumental in capturing the women’s conference title this season and an appearance in the national tournament.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
About the Writer
Andres Fuentes, Sports Editor

Andres is going onto his third year with The Maroon, and has previously served as Sports Editor, Sports Assistant and Distribution Manager. He hopes that...

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

    Basketball

    Ethan Turner wins second consecutive Scholar-Athlete of the Year award

  • Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

    Basketball

    Megan Worry reflects on historic career at Loyola

  • Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

    Basketball

    Loyola ends tournament run after historic season

  • Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

    Basketball

    Ben Fields sends the Wolf Pack to the second round

  • Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

    Basketball

    Loyola stunned in opening round of national tournament

  • Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

    Basketball

    Loyola gears up for one last dance at Nationals

  • Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

    Basketball

    Loyola celebrates two conference basketball championships

  • Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

    Basketball

    18 basketball players win conference awards

  • Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

    Basketball

    Wolf Pack dominate in final 2019 regular season game

  • Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

    Basketball

    Loyola ends regular season as No. 2 seed

Navigate Right
Since 1923 • For a greater Loyola
Four basketball players earn LSWA honors