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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...

Loyola volleyball loses first two home games of the season

Loyola volleyball loses first two home games of the season

Andrew Lang

September 24, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Loyola’s volleyball team lost the first two home games of the season falling to Bethel University from Tennessee 3-1 in the home opener and then to Martin Methodist 3-2. In the home opener, Bethel took the first two sets 25-15 and 25-18 before the Wolf Pack responded taking the next set 25-21. Th...

Loyola place three top-10 runners at Allstate Sugar Bowl Festival

Loyola place three top-10 runners at Allstate Sugar Bowl Festival

Andrew Lang

September 24, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Sports

Three members of the Wolf Pack took top-10 finishes at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Festival on Sept. 15. Sociology sophomore Sasha Solano-McDaniel finished in fifth place for the women’s 5k with a time of 20:20.12. Environmental studies sophomore Walter Ramsey and psychology sophomore Hayden Ricca fin...

Loyola starts conference play with two road wins

Loyola starts conference play with two road wins

Andrew Lang

September 21, 2018


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Loyola started off conference play strong with two consecutive wins over Brewton-Parker College and Middle Georgia State University. The Wolf Pack currently sit atop the Southern States Athletic Conference at a record of 10-5. The Wolf Pack started conference play with 3-0 win over Brewton-Parker. Head Coac...

Athletes come from all four corners of the map

Athletes come from all four corners of the map

Andrew Lang

September 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Business management freshman Kerem Tanpolat never set foot on campus before he decided to come to Loyola. Tanpolat’s research was limited to reading about the school and watching clips of the campus on YouTube. Tanpolat, a member of the golf team, is from Istanbul, Turkey.Loyola’s sports te...

Loyola sports experiences highs and lows in recent events

Loyola sports experiences highs and lows in recent events

Andrew Lang

September 14, 2018


Filed under Golf, Showcase, Sports, Tennis, Volleyball

A busy weekend and start to the week for the Wolf Pack as the volleyball team, men’s golf team and the women’s tennis team all competed. It was a mixed bag as the volleyball team came out with four wins and one loss. Men’s golf had a tough time against mostly NCAA competition finishing...

Column: I’ll never forget about Belize

Column: I’ll never forget about Belize

Paige Carter

September 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Traveling, living and working with 11 other athletes from Loyola in the beautiful country of Belize was truly one of the best experiences of my life. The living conditions, summer camp and sightseeing are memories that I will never forget. For three weeks, we ran a summer camp in Dangriga, Belize. All 12 ...

Rummel cheerleaders reunite at Loyola

Rummel cheerleaders reunite at Loyola

Jillian Oddo

September 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After flipping together on the same mat in high school, two cheerleaders are finally reunited on Loyola’s cheer mat. Tri Le, biochemistry junior, and Madison Ural, design freshman, cheered at Archbishop Rummel High School in Metairie, Louisiana. This year both Le and Ural will be cheering side-by-side...

New equipment means more capabilities for broadcast

New equipment means more capabilities for broadcast

Andrew Lang

September 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Loyola’s live sports broadcasts from The Den will be getting an upgrade this fall. Previously, Loyola’s sports streams utilized only one camera. Now multiple camera shots will be available as well as video replay, according to technology coordinator and instructor Albert Dupont.Dupont said he w...

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