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Loyola basketball player faced inappropriate remarks at Faulkner University game

Loyola basketball player faced inappropriate remarks at Faulkner University game

Andres Fuentes

February 9, 2019

Loyola's women's basketball team traveled to Montgomery, Alabama on Feb. 7 to face Faulkner University. The Wolf Pack would go on to win 85-66, but not without inappropriate remarks from Faulkner fans toward biology senior Kayla Noto. Noto played on the court for a total of six minutes enduring what she claimed to be harassm...

3-Peat: Dance team captures third-straight championship in The Den

3-Peat: Dance team captures third-straight championship in The Den

Vanessa Alvarado

February 8, 2019

The Loyola competitive dance team brought championship-caliber fierceness and intensity for the third year in a row, winning the title in front of the home crowd. The dance team scored 86.32 to win the Southern States Athletic Conference title for a third straight year with four dancers making the...

Havoc gets hype for conference mascot challenge

Havoc gets hype for conference mascot challenge

Rhon Ridgeway

February 6, 2019

Loyola’s own Havoc T. Wolf will be a contestant in the 2019 Southern States Athletic Conference Mascot Challenge, but he needs the Wolf Pack's support to win. The SSAC Mascot Challenge launched Feb. 5 and will pit all eight conference mascots against each other to get the most fan votes in online...

Beth Cohen shares a love of dance and music

Beth Cohen shares a love of dance and music

Emma Ruby

February 5, 2019

Rap music, 90s R&B and “obnoxious” electronic dance music pulses from Beth Cohen’s room before every dance performance she has. In a whirl of red lipstick and mascara, she gets ready as diligently as possible while still racing the clock, counting down the minutes to call time. “Usually,...

Kristen Williams is a voice on the sidelines and SGA

Kristen Williams is a voice on the sidelines and SGA

Vanessa Alvarado

February 4, 2019

Biology senior Kristen Williams has gotten the best of both worlds at Loyola, being a part of the Student Government Association and a cheerleader on Loyola's competitive cheer team. Williams started off with both organizations as soon as she started her education at Loyola. She became a member...

Saints fans let the good times roll despite missing out on Super Bowl LIII

Saints fans let the good times roll despite missing out on Super Bowl LIII

Andres Fuentes

February 3, 2019

Even though the Saints' season ended two weeks ago at the hands of the Los Angles Rams, the Who Dat Nation still found a way to party on Super Bowl Sunday, just like it was 2010. From a Saint-themed brunch to a block party on Magazine Street, "Who Dat" chants could be heard and black and gold could...

Both swim teams finish in third at Mid-South Conference Championships

Both swim teams finish in third at Mid-South Conference Championships

Andres Fuentes

February 3, 2019

The Loyola swim teams finished up the Mid-South Conference Championship with 13 swimmers winning conference awards and Head Coach Thomas Natal winning the Coach of the Year award for the second year in a row. Both teams landed in the No. 3 spot in the championship tournament. Two women swimmers made the s...

Tennis program racks up wins on the road

Tennis program racks up wins on the road

Andres Fuentes

February 2, 2019

Both the men's and women's tennis teams hit the road to face off against conference rivals Belhaven University and Blue Mountain College in a double-header on Feb. 2. Both Wolf Pack teams came out on top, securing the first wins in 2019. The men's team beat Blue Mountain 9-0 and defeated Belhaven...

Cheer and dance teams shine in front of Wolf Pack fans

Cheer and dance teams shine in front of Wolf Pack fans

Vanessa Alvarado

February 2, 2019

Out of four events held in The Den this past weekend, both the Loyola cheer and dance teams had the home field advantage, winning five total events including the third-consecutive Southern States Athletic Conference championship for the dance team. The competitive dance team scored 86.32 to win the...

Hall of Famers return to their alma mater

Hall of Famers return to their alma mater

RoSha'e Gibson

January 30, 2019

Achievements both in and out of the classroom have remained a staple for Loyola athletics, and the time came to honor those who have fulfilled the values of the program. The Loyola Wolf Pack held their annual Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Jan. 26 in between the men and women’s basketball games...

The Den to host conference cheer and dance competitions

The Den to host conference cheer and dance competitions

Andres Fuentes

January 30, 2019

For the first time in the school's history, Southern States Athletic Conference cheer and dance teams will compete against one another in The Den, ultimately vying for the conference championship. "This is another step in the growth of these two programs," Director of Athletics Brett Simpson ...

Track and field team gets hyped for the upcoming outdoor season

Track and field team gets hyped for the upcoming outdoor season

Will Ingram

January 30, 2019

With a new head coach this year and fresh legs on the course, Loyola's track and field program has its sights set high. Head Coach Kevin Licht joined Loyola last semester to serve as the school's cross country and track and field coach, and his coaching style seems to have quickly made an impact o...

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