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Loyola defeats SSAC rival Faulkner University 100-59

Loyola defeats SSAC rival Faulkner University 100-59

Jillian Oddo

January 23, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

With double-double's from the backcourt, and three other players in double figures, the women's basketball team knocked out Faulkner University on Loyola's Hall of Fame game. After not competing for over a week, Loyola came back with a bang defeating rival Faulkner University 100-59 continuing their...

Loyola taking over the SSAC POW Award

Loyola taking over the SSAC POW Award

Jillian Oddo

January 21, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

For the week of Jan. 6, the Southern States Athletic Conference awarded senior guard Di’Mond Jackson as Player of the Week. Jackson has received the SSAC Player of the Week award twice this season and has received the award four times in her career. Jackson is not the only Loyola athlete who...

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 finished the semester...

Fans stunned by ‘Minnesota Miracle’

Fans stunned by ‘Minnesota Miracle’

Brian Wollitz

January 15, 2018


Filed under 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 ...

2017 vs. 2002 Volleyball Hall of Fame Game

2017 vs. 2002 Volleyball Hall of Fame Game

Sam Lucio

January 11, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized, Volleyball

The 2017 volleyball team plans to face the 2002 Loyola Hall of Fame volleyball team on January 19th at 7pm in The Den. Both teams will face off against each other to commemorate the 2002 team's legendary success. The team won the regional tournament that year, which sent them to the national championship...

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 30, 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 30, 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...

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