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Ladypack heads to SSAC tournament

Ladypack heads to SSAC tournament

CAMI THOMAS Assistant Sports Editor

February 29, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports

This season has certainly been one for the books. With the Den full of the family, friends and fellow students, the women's basketball team won its last home game of the season on Feb. 25. The 73 to 62 clench over Mobile University has allowed the ‘Pack to pencil in one of the best seasons in recent...

Track team prepares for outdoors

CHELSEY RICHTER Staff Writer

February 29, 2012


Filed under Sports, Track & Field

The Loyola men's and women's track teams ran in an indoor track meet for the first time in two seasons, and it helped them prepare for what they say really counts: the outdoor season. Only two returning members have indoor track experience: visual arts junior Sarah Tortorich and economics and finance junior ...

Loyola men’s basketball wins SSAC West title

Loyola men’s basketball wins SSAC West title

GARRETT GALUSZKA Staff Writer

February 29, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports

In a season filled with historic milestones, none was more noteworthy than the men's basketball team becoming conference divisional champions. In the final game of the regular season, the ‘Pack defeated the University of Mobile 62-55 and was crowned the Southern States Athletic Conference West Cham...

Tennis Season Preview

Alex Davis

February 14, 2012


Filed under Sports, Tennis

Loyola's tennis team has its season opener Feb. 11, and Coach Zubin Engineer says he wants the team to outdo last year's performance. He said that when it comes to available talent and skill, he said the variety of players is "the best we've been this year." This year's match-ups will have Loyola fa...

Lady ‘Pack is ready for SSAC tournament

Lady ‘Pack is ready for SSAC tournament

CAMI THOMAS Assistant Sports Editor

February 8, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports

For the women's basketball team, accomplishments have been around every corner. With a high national ranking and an equally notable record, the ‘Pack has continuously won games this season. Whether in the Den or on the road, this team has brought home wins and has moved up in national rankings. Wi...

Dodgeball tournament coming soon

RICHARD DEMPSEY Staff Writer

February 8, 2012


Filed under Sports

In addition to this spring's intramural sports, basketball and softball, Loyola will offer a dodgeball tournament for interested students in March. Similar to other intramural sports offered, there will be men's, women's and co-recreational divisions. Students may sign up to play as a team, at $25 pe...

The Wolfpack hosts Faulkner Universty rematch in the Den

By GARRETT GALUSZKA Staff Writer

February 8, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The men's basketball team (14-9, SSAC 6-7) will host Faulkner University (11-11, SSAC 4-8) Saturday, Feb. 11 at 4 p.m. in the Den. This will be the second time the Wolfpack faces the Faulkner University Eagles this season after traveling to play the Eagles in their home stadium, the Tine Davis Gymnasiu...

Students can be both fit and happy

Caitlin Spieker The Loyola Rep

February 8, 2012


Filed under Sports

It's important to take health and fitness seriously, but it's equally important to avoid obsessing over these things. The "rules" and suggestions I've written in my past columns provide some groundwork to begin your road toward a fit and healthy body. However, you also need to know how to accept yo...

Wolfpack hopes momentum holds

By GARRETT GALUSZKA Staff Writer

February 8, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports

While many of us are keeping pace with the party spirit of Carnival, the men's basketball team is working intensely to clinch its spot in a conference tournament. With only five games left in the regular season, the ‘Pack must maintain its position as one of the top five teams in the west divi...

‘Pack’s men’s basketball has two big games

GARRETT GALUSZKA

February 1, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The men's basketball team finished January with two critical conference wins as it continues to battle for a spot in the Southern States Athletic Conference Tournament. The Wolfpack dominated William Carey University on Jan. 26 in a 72-60 victory, then beat Auburn University Montgomery two days late...

Wolfpack baseball starts with string of undefeated games

Wolfpack baseball starts with string of undefeated games

ETEFIA UMANA

February 1, 2012


Filed under Baseball, Sports

With men's and women's basketball season in full tilt, the beginning of winter also signals the start of Wolfpack baseball. Last year's team finished with an overall record of 15-36 and a conference record of 5-13 with the highlight of the season coming with a late sweep of the University of Mobile...

Lady ‘Pack on hot streak

CAMI THOMAS

February 1, 2012


Filed under Basketball, Sports

Other teams around the country wish they had this much heat. Since the beginning of the season, the women's basketball team has bounced into the court with a record number of wins, and, according to head coach Kellie Kennedy, they don't plan on stopping any time soon. "This group has refused to lose....

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