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Loyola volleyball beats Middle Georgia State

Loyola volleyball beats Middle Georgia State

Andrew Lang

October 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Loyola’s volleyball team beat Middle Georgia State University in three sets Saturday Oct. 13, their second straight win. The Wolf Pack took the first set in strong fashion with a 25-15. The second set was tighter with Loyola narrowly taking the set 25-23. The Wolf Pack followed that up with another...

Men’s golf finish sixth in Battle on the Bayou

Men’s golf finish sixth in Battle on the Bayou

Andrew Lang

October 12, 2018


Filed under Golf, Showcase, Sports

The Loyola men’s golf finished tied for sixth in the National Association for Intercollegiate Athletics Battle on the Bayou tournament. Oklahoma City University won the nine-team event. The Wolf Pack finished 40 over par with a total of 616 strokes. Business senior Phillip Nijoka led the way f...

Loyola volleyball claims first home win

Loyola volleyball claims first home win

Andrew Lang

October 12, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Loyola’s volleyball team captured their first home win on the year, defeating Mississippi College 3-2.The win followed a stretch where the Wolf Pack had lost seven of their eight games. The Wolf Pack started strong taking closely contested first set 28-26. The Choctaws rebounded taking the next to...

Loyola volleyball lose two games over the weekend

Loyola volleyball lose two games over the weekend

Andrew Lang

October 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Loyola volleyball fell in two more games against William Carey University and Faulkner University over the weekend. The Wolf Pack have lost seven of their last eight matches. Loyola’s record now sits at 11-12 and their conference record sits at 2-6. Loyola took on William Carey Friday Oct. 5 in...

Loyola volleyball takes win by forfeit over Southern University at New Orleans

Loyola volleyball takes win by forfeit over Southern University at New Orleans

Andrew Lang

October 6, 2018


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Loyola volleyball notched a victory by forfeit against Southern University at New Orleans to break their five-game losing streak. The Wolf Pack took the first set 25-18 and were up 11-9 in the second set until an injury to a Southern University at New Orleans athlete forced the team to forfeit. The win brought Loyo...

Loyola cross-country take both individual win’s at Major Blazer Invitational

Loyola cross-country take both individual win’s at Major Blazer Invitational

Andrew Lang

October 6, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

In the third meet of the year, the Loyola men’s cross country team claimed the men’s and women’s individual victories as well as the men’s team victory at the Major Blazer Invitational at Choctaw Trails in Mississippi. Sociology sophomore Sasha Solano-McDaniel took her first col...

Loyola volleyball loses two games in Florida double-header

Loyola volleyball loses two games in Florida double-header

Andrew Lang

October 6, 2018


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Loyola volleyball lost both games in a double-header against Florida College and Florida National Sept. 29. These two losses dropped the Wolf Pack to a 10-10 record on the season. The pair of losses were the fourth and fifth straight losses for the Wolf Pack. The first game against Florida College, ...

Swim team starts off year with 11 first place finishes

Swim team starts off year with 11 first place finishes

Andrew Lang

October 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

In the first meet of the year, the Loyola men’s and women’s swim team took 11 first place finishes as well as set one new school record. Loyola swam against South Georgia State College, Thomas University and University of West Florida in Pensacola, Florida Sept. 28. English sophomore Jack J...

Nielson joins Loyola basketball coaching staff

Nielson joins Loyola basketball coaching staff

Andrew Lang

September 28, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

Men’s basketball Head Coach Stacy Hollowell announced the hiring of Tyler Nielson as assistant coach Sept. 13, according to the athletic department. Hollowell said Nielson fit what he was looking for in his assistant. “You are looking for a guy that can be on the road a lot and recruit and ...

Volleyball team falls in third straight home game to Mobile

Volleyball team falls in third straight home game to Mobile

Andrew Lang

September 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Loyola’s volleyball team lost their third straight home game with a 3-1 loss against the University of Mobile to fall to a record of 10-8. The Wolf Pack won the first set 25-15. Head Coach Jesse Zabal said they knew it would be a hard game according to the athletics department. “We made a very spec...

Women’s golf finished in third at Carey Collegiate Fall Classic

Women’s golf finished in third at Carey Collegiate Fall Classic

Andrew Lang

September 27, 2018


Filed under Golf, Showcase, Sports

Loyola women’s golf finished in third at the Carey Collegiate Fall Classic. The Wolf Pack shot a 612 good for 36 over par. Business senior Daria Delfino had the best score for the Wolf Pack finishing in fourth in the tournament. Delfino shot a 148 finishing five over par. International business sophomore Ale...

Wolf Pack adds veteran presence to team with Reyes

Wolf Pack adds veteran presence to team with Reyes

Rosha'e Gibson

September 25, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

Loyola men’s basketball team bulks up its talent this season with the addition of business senior Sammis Reyes, a transfer from Tulane. Reyes adds a dose of high-level experience having played on the Chilean national team. Reyes played as part of the team in qualifiers for the International Basketball...

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