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Loyola endures bittersweet series with their first conference win of the year

Biology sophomore Gabriel Trastoy (8) springs for a loose ball as a rival runner attempts to score. Loyola picked up their first conference win this season. Photo credit: Andres Fuentes

Andrew Wellmann

April 8, 2019

It was another rough conference series for Loyola, as Blue Mountain College earned 23 total runs over the last-place Wolf Pack. However, a glimmer of hope came out of the three-game series with Loyola claiming their first conference win of the season. Loyola won Game 1, 5-1 at home and dropped Game...

Fall and winter sports boast their smarts

Photo by Loyola New Orleans Athletics. Photo credit: Vanessa Alvarado

Madison McLoughlin

April 8, 2019

*There has been a correction. Finance senior Ethan Turner has also won conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Loyola athletics prove the “dumb jock” stereotype wrong with their scholar awards. In total, 42 Loyola fall and winter athletes have been named to Southern States Athletic Conference ...

Loyola track and field set multiple records at the Spring Time Classic

Criminal justice junior Diamond Pearson earned a season-best in the women's long jump, with a distance of 4.74 meters to place in the seventh spot. She also earned a personal best in the 200-meter dash with 26.33 seconds and placing 13th and a season-best in the 100-meter dash with a time of 12.67. Photo credit: Andres Fuentes

Andres Fuentes

April 7, 2019

Yet again, the Loyola track and field teams competed in an outdoor meet, shattering records all throughout.The Wolf Pack found great success at the Spring Time Classic, their second-to-last regular season meet.Popular and commercial music junior Tristin Sanders stole the show, breaking the school record in the women's 800-meter run for th...

Chandler Harmon helps take down No. 9 LSUA

Freshman Chandler Harmon that helped earn a narrow 5-4 victory over LSU-Alexandria. The team now has a 9-6 record. Photo credit: Andres Fuentes

Andres Fuentes

April 7, 2019

The No. 9 team in the country came to City Park to take on Loyola's women's tennis squad, marking the third straight match against a nationally ranked opponent.LSU-Alexandria brought a fight to the Wolf Pack's home court but it was a late-game effort by freshman Chandler Harmon that helped earn a narrow 5-4 victory.To kick off the match, the duo te...

Ethan Turner wins second consecutive Scholar-Athlete of the Year award

Finance senior Ethan Turner (33) jogs in transition at a Loyola home game in The Den. Turner won three scholar awards this season. Photo credit: Andres Fuentes

Andres Fuentes

April 5, 2019

On top of a championship ring, finance senior Ethan Turner adds yet another award for his trophy case after winning the Southern States Athletic Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year award for the second year in a row. In order to be eligible for the award, an athlete must have a 3.5 GPA or high...

Wolf Pack defense causes midseason slump

Business analytics freshman Patrick Chen See (17) falls after missing a foul ball. Loyola's baseball team sits in the bottom of the conference standings without a win against Southern States Athletic Conference team. Photo credit: Andres Fuentes

Andres Fuentes

April 4, 2019

Instead of standing tall among the rest of the pack, midway through the season, Loyola's baseball team is sitting dead last in the Southern States Athletic Conference standings without a single win versus a conference opponent. It should be said that Loyola's conference features three nationally ranked...

Megan Worry reflects on historic career at Loyola

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Jillian Oddo

April 1, 2019

After four years of swats and boards, one star baller is saying goodbye to the Wolf Pack with her name in the record books. In her final season in maroon and gold, psychology senior Megan Worry proved to be a defensive leader for the women’s basketball team, leading each stop, press and cove...

Taylor Hagins breaks school record for the third time

Senior Taylor Hagins threw 42.48 meters in the hammer throw and finished in seventh place overall in the meet. Two other program records were set. Photo credit: Loyola New Orleans Athletics

Andres Fuentes

March 31, 2019

The Wolf Pack track and field teams found success at the Southern Miss Invitational but senior Taylor Hagins made the biggest stride, breaking her own school record in the hammer throw for the third straight meet. Hagins threw 42.48 meters in the event and finished in seventh place overall in the...

Loyola basketball player steps off the court and into the ring

Computer science junior Joseph Ruzevich rests in between rounds.

Andres Fuentes

March 30, 2019

Standing at 6’5 and 210 pounds, Joseph Ruzevich is used to stepping back, scoring left and dodging swipes and blocks, but Loyola’s small forward turned into a South Side Sensation when he traded his sneakers for a pair of boxing gloves. Ruzevich, computer science junior, took a chance in the ring...

Loyola wins two over No. 14 team in the nation

A Loyola batter stands at-bat for a pitch. Loyola won two, back-to-back games against Freed-Hardeman. Photo by Andres Fuentes.

Andres Fuentes

March 27, 2019

No. 14 Freed-Hardeman came to Segnette Field with one of the top offenses in the country, but the Lions were no match for the Wolf Pack as they dropped their doubleheader versus Loyola. The home team won Game 1, 4-2, and came back for Game 2, winning 7-2. Biology sophomore Allen Dennis extended his hitting streak to seven games, goi...

Wolf Pack golfers sweep Player of the Week awards

Business senior Philip Nijoka also picked up an individual win at the Wolf Pack Invitational, adding to his medal collection. He shot 73 in the first round and 67 in the second round, earning his first ever weekly conference award. Photo credit: Loyola New Orleans Athletics

Andres Fuentes

March 26, 2019

Both the men's and women's golf teams feature athletes honored with the Southern States Athletic Conference Player of the Week award. Business senior Daria Delfino picked up her second award of the season and business senior Philip Nijoka was the second male athlete to win the award for Loyola thi...

Ashley Rogers wins her first golf tournament

International business senior Ashley Rogers scored her first individual win of her career. Loyola finished fourth place overall in the tournament. Photo credit: Loyola New Orleans Athletics

Andres Fuentes

March 26, 2019

Coming off of a successful bought at the Wolf Pack Invitational, the women's golf team continued their streak of excellence at the Tennessee Wesleyan Spring Invitational.The Loyola team would go on to take fourth place and international business senior Ashley Rogers scored her first individual win of her career.Loyola landed high in the f...

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