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Basketball seniors dominate in last home game of the year

Basketball seniors dominate in last home game of the year

Andrew Lang

February 27, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

The Loyola Wolf Pack controlled Senior Night in The Den Saturday. Both the men's and women’s basketball teams ended the regular season on a high note picking up victories over Blue Mountain College. The women were particularly dominant winning 85-39. The Wolf Pack held the lead the entire game,...

Women’s tennis split wins on roadtrip

Women’s tennis split wins on roadtrip

Andres Fuentes

February 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis

The Loyola women's tennis team swept LSU-Shreveport, 9-0, and fall to LSU-Alexandria, 2-7, at their doubleheader match in Shreveport, LA. The road trip featured strong performances from the tennis team as they went to head-to-head with the LSU-Shreveport Pilots. In doubles, two Loyola pairs have...

Baseball earns second series sweep in a row

Baseball earns second series sweep in a row

Andres Fuentes

February 26, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

The Loyola baseball team secured their second consecutive series sweep with their dominant showing at home versus Dallas Christian College. The team faced off on Friday and Saturday, playing two games each day. Friday featured 0-2 and 2-4 victories, with Game 1 featuring a one-hit complete game...

Coach shares international experiences

Coach shares international experiences

Ryan Micklin

February 26, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

If you were to trace Stacy Hollowell’s coaching career back to have its genesis in 2003, you would need a passport and a plane ticket handy. The men’s basketball head coach did not always command the Loyola team from the sidelines. As Hollowell crossed oceans to coach on a global stage in the...

Quidditch team focusing on rebuild this season

Quidditch team focusing on rebuild this season

Jc Canicosa

February 24, 2018


Filed under Quidditch, Showcase, Sports

It has not been the easiest season for Loyola’s fantasy-inspired club sport, as the winless Quidditch team has turned its attention on developing their younger players and recruiting for next season. Recruitment chair and music industry junior Griffin Parr expressed the concern he has for this year,...

Zoie Miller leads the Wolf Pack in her final year

Zoie Miller leads the Wolf Pack in her final year

Jillian Oddo

February 23, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

In nature, wolves live in large groups to travel and hunt. The pack is led by the alpha who is in charge of the well-being and survival of the group. The pack's success relies solely on the alpha. For the Loyola women's basketball team, their alpha is mass communication senior Zoie Miller. Prior to...

Loyola basketball teams split wins on Ring Night

Loyola basketball teams split wins on Ring Night

Andres Fuentes

February 23, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

On the night commemorating their 2017 Southern States Athletic Conference regular season championship, the women's basketball team gained a victory versus William Carey University while the men's team suffered a 76-62 loss. The women's 63-54 victory helps to keep them at the No. 2 seed in confere...

Loyola tennis teams find success at SSAC Roundup

Loyola tennis teams find success at SSAC Roundup

Sam Lucio

February 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Tennis

In the annual Southern States Athletic Conference Roundup, both Loyola tennis teams earned wins against conference teams during the three-day tournament. The men’s team finished the tournament 4-1 overall, and the women's team finished with an even 2-2 record in Mobile, Alabama. For the men's...

Loyola baseball drops the ball against Louisiana College

Loyola baseball drops the ball against Louisiana College

Cody Downey

February 20, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

In their return home, the Loyola baseball team suffered a winless series against Louisiana College in a doubleheader. Game 1 and Game 2 took place back-to-back on Saturday Feb. 17 at Segnette Field. In the first game, Loyola lost to Louisiana College with a score of 12-3. The Wildcats scored six...

Loyola track teams gain wins at Carey Last Chance Meet

Loyola track teams gain wins at Carey Last Chance Meet

Andres Fuentes

February 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Track & Field

In their final meet of the indoor season, the Loyola track and field teams gained two wins at the Carey Last Chance Meet in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. The two wins were earned by sociology freshman Sasha Solano-McDaniel and mass communication junior Leah Banks. Solano-McDaniels finished first in...

Faulkner University Eagles fly over Loyola men’s basketball team

Faulkner University Eagles fly over Loyola men’s basketball team

Andrew Lang

February 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

The Loyola men’s basketball team dropped their second game in a row, losing to Faulkner University 83-62. The Wolf Pack kept it close early with Faulkner holding a one-point lead with 10:40 left in the first half. However, that quickly changed as Faulkner closed the first half on a 28-9 run to finish...

Women’s basketball win streak ends at Faulkner

Women’s basketball win streak ends at Faulkner

Andres Fuentes

February 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

The Loyola women's basketball had their nine-game win streak snapped versus conference rival Faulkner University on the road. To cap off their two game road trip, the Loyola team suffered a close loss to Faulkner, 60-55. Despite leading for a majority of the game, Loyola took their second conference...

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