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Jarrett Richard hopes to sprint his way into history

Jarrett Richard hopes to sprint his way into history

Rosha'e Gibson

May 7, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Track & Field

For the past three years, Jarrett Richard has left broken records, top finishes and fierce drive out on the track, never boasting and always being a silent competitor. However, the computer information systems junior sprinted a long way to become a top athlete in his sport. From the very beginning,...

Wolf Pack leads Crescent City Sports

Wolf Pack leads Crescent City Sports

Will Ingram

May 6, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Sports media is more and more accessible, taking advantage of industry trends such as podcasts, live-streaming and social media coverage. For one New Orleans media outlet, it’s their mission to provide content within those mediums while keeping their local, Crescent City charm. Since 2008, Ken...

Mackel twins went from Segnette Field to WDSU

Mackel twins went from Segnette Field to WDSU

Anum Siddiqui

May 3, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It wasn't always live shots, breaking news and mic checks for twins Travers and Fletcher Mackle, two local reporters for WDSU in New Orleans. The duo once shared the halls of the Music/Communication Building during their time as journalism students at Loyola. However, the tag team made an even bigger im...

Loyola baseball celebrates 12 conference awards

Loyola baseball celebrates 12 conference awards

Andres Fuentes

May 1, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

As the Wolf Pack baseball team looks toward the offseason, they do so having earned 12 Southern States Athletic Conference awards. Business management sophomore Michael Toscano led the way with his first All-SSAC selection. The outfielder and pitcher was named to the All-Second Team for leading Loyol...

Track and field teams rack up conference awards

Track and field teams rack up conference awards

Andres Fuentes

May 1, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Track & Field

As the school year dwindles down, Loyola track and field athletes have something to celebrate other the upcoming summer break. In total, the men's and women's team picked up 28 conference awards, four of which made the Southern States Athletic Conference All-First Team after claiming gold at the championship...

Loyola honors 163 student-athletes at academic ceremony

Loyola honors 163 student-athletes at academic ceremony

Andres Fuentes

May 1, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Loyola'a athletic department invited outstanding athletes to be honored for their efforts in their sports and in the classroom. On April 30, the 15th-annual Scholar-Athlete Award Ceremony was held in the St. Charles Room. A total of 163 student-athletes were recognized at the event, as well as a Loy...

Loyola on pace to reach new heights in Directors’ Cup standings

Loyola on pace to reach new heights in Directors’ Cup standings

Andres Fuentes

April 29, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As the campus blossoms with life once again after Spring Break, the Loyola athletic department will have the difficult task of designing and ordering a championship banner for the conference title-winning women’s golf team. The department has to answer questions such as: where would they display...

Loyola finishes regular season among the bottom of the barrel

Loyola finishes regular season among the bottom of the barrel

Andres Fuentes

April 28, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

In a season plagued with struggles against other Southern States Athletic Conference schools, Loyola's baseball team suffered yet another sweep at the hands of a conference team to wrap up the regular season.Out on the road, the Wolf Pack took on William Carey in a three-game series from April 26-27.Gam...

Tennis program racked up 14 conference awards

Tennis program racked up 14 conference awards

Andres Fuentes

April 27, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis

With another successful season in the books, the men's and women's tennis teams are celebrating even more accolades after winning 14 Southern States Athletic Conference awards. Head Coach Kyle Russell won Women's Tennis Coach of the Year after leading the team to 10-plus wins despite a difficult schedule th...

JC Does Sports Abroad: Equestrian

JC Does Sports Abroad: Equestrian

Jc Canicosa

April 26, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

"JC Does Sports” is a series where sports reporter JC Canicosa engages in different club and varsity sports around campus and describes his experiences as a reporter attempting to be athletic. First lesson of riding horses in England: yelling, "The British are coming! The British are coming!" whil...

Both tennis teams end their seasons in the conference semifinals

Both tennis teams end their seasons in the conference semifinals

Andres Fuentes

April 25, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis

After dominating in the first round of the Southern States Athletic Conference Championship tournament, the Wolf Pack tennis teams hoped to use that winning momentum in the semifinals versus two nationally ranked Middle Georgia squads.However, with rain delays forcing the match to start with singles p...

Tennis teams bring the heat in the first round of the conference championships

Tennis teams bring the heat in the first round of the conference championships

Andres Fuentes

April 25, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis

Both the men's and the women's tennis teams are making a racket at the Southern States Athletics Conference Championship tournament. On April 24, both teams dominated in the opening round, beating both of their opponents in order to head to the semifinals. The No. 14 women's team swept Blue Mountain Co...

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