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Student athletes scored academically in fall semester

Student athletes scored academically in fall semester

Ryan Micklin

January 18, 2018


Filed under Academic, News, Showcase, Sports

Loyola’s student athletes enjoyed a high degree of success in the classroom last semester, showing why the word “student” comes before “athlete." Some of the most notable accomplishments for Loyola’s athletic department during the fall semester included 13 athletes who...

Loyola track and field team breaks two records in season opener

Will Ingram

January 16, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Track & Field

The Loyola track and field teams opened the season this weekend at the McNeese State Indoor Invitational.During the meet, Diamond Pearson, criminal justice sophomore, broke the Loyola University record in the 55-meter dash with a 7.75. Leah Banks, mass communications junior, also performed well, topping he...

Fans stunned by ‘Minnesota Miracle’

Fans stunned by ‘Minnesota Miracle’

Brian Wollitz

January 15, 2018


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

Fans in attendance at Walk On’s Bistreaux and Bar on Sunday did not anticipate the wild ending in what became known as the “Minnesota Miracle.” With ten seconds remaining, Case Keenum dropped back to pass and found receiver Stefon Diggs, who slipped the tackle of Saints cornerback ...

Sports briefs for 12/8

Jc Canicosa

December 8, 2017


Filed under Sports

Rugby team wraps up regular seasonThe rugby team finished off their season 4-2 after winning their first four games of the year. The team's only losses came from LSU-Alexandria, because of forfeits due to injuries. The rugby team has a chance to compete in the playoffs at the National Small College Ru...

Golf team end fall season with a win at Coastal Georgia Invitational

December 8, 2017


Filed under Golf, Sports

To close out their fall season, the women's golf team won their first title of the year in the Coastal Georgia Fall Invitational.Wolf Pack golfers filled out three of the four top spots to take home the trophy for Loyola."I’m most proud of placing second in our last tournament," psychology fresh...

JC does sports: water polo

JC does sports: water polo

Jc Canicosa

December 8, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

One of my biggest takeaways was how much I had taken breathing for granted before doing water polo. Throughout the entire practice, I felt like Nemo when he tried swimming through the water filter and barely survived.When the team and I arrived at the University Sports Complex pool, we started off with ...

Wolf Pack Wrap Up- December 4th, 2017

Wolf Pack Wrap Up- December 4th, 2017

Kellie Sanchez

December 4, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Sports, Wolf Pack Wrapup

In this week's Wolf Pack Wrap Up, Ryan Micklin tells us how the men's and women's basketball teams performed in their latest games against conference rivals.

Sports briefs 12/1

Jc Canicosa

November 29, 2017


Filed under Sports

Swim team makes a splash in TexasMultiple Wolf Pack swimmers notched top times in the Tiger Invitational at Palo Alto College in Texas. Mass communication freshman Madeline Raue won the 200 m butterfly race with a time of 2:11.78, the second-fastest time in the National Association of Intercollegiate Ath...

Loyola volleyball team ends season vs. Faulkner in conference championship

Andres Fuentes

November 29, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

As the number seven seed, the Loyola volleyball team fell in the semifinals to number five seed Faulkner 3-2 in the SSAC Championship. The close loss comes after the Wolf Pack squad finished 3-0 in pool play on the first day of the tournament.The team had victories against number two William Carey, n...

Undefeated rugby team continues strong start

Undefeated rugby team continues strong start

Omari Caldwell

November 10, 2017


Filed under Rugby, Showcase, Sports

The Wolf Pack rugby team stands strong, with an undefeated 4-0 record on the year so far. Although multiple notable players suffered season-ending injuries, the team has beaten the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, University of South Alabama, Louisiana Tech, and the Spring Hill University teams...

Sports briefs 11/10

Jc Canicosa

November 8, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Cross Country, Sports, Volleyball

Basketball teams bounce backFollowing the blowout losses at the hands of the Tulane Green Wave in the Battle of Freret on Nov. 2, both the men's and women's basketball teams bounced back and won their following games over the weekend. The women's basketball team defeated Huston-Tillotson University 8...

Wolf Pack Wrap Up November 6, 2017

Wolf Pack Wrap Up November 6, 2017

JC Canicosa

November 6, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, Sports, Wolf Pack Wrapup

JC Canicosa talks about the Saints winning streak, Pelicans, and Loyola Basketball in this weeks Wolf Pack Wrap Up.

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