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Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

Four basketball players earn LSWA honors

Andres Fuentes

April 15, 2019

After historic seasons for both the men's and women's basketball teams, four athletes were awarded with Louisiana Sports Writers Association honors. Mass communication freshmen Myles Burns and Zach Wrightsil were both named to the Third Team. International business junior Kaila Anthony was also nam...

Women’s tennis takes down Mobile, men’s team falls short

Women’s tennis takes down Mobile, men’s team falls short

Andres Fuentes

April 15, 2019

To kick off spring break, the No. 18 Loyola women's tennis team narrowly defeated the No. 11 University of Mobile Rams 5-4 on their home court.The men's team faced a shutout, as they fell to the No. 15 Rams, 5-0.On the women's side, Loyola picked up a pair of wins. International business sophomore Manuel...

Loyola golf celebrates their first conference title

Loyola golf celebrates their first conference title

Andres Fuentes

April 11, 2019

It was a pool of national talent at the Southern States Athletic Association women's golf championship. Three ranked teams looked to live up to their national hype and win the conference crown. But among the eight teams in Greenville, Alabama, the No. 8 Wolf Pack clawed their way to the top, winning...

Loyola athletes learn how to dine with the Wolf Pack

Loyola athletes learn how to dine with the Wolf Pack

Emma Ruby

April 9, 2019

Weight training, early-morning practices and post-game film breakdowns are all staples of the student-athlete experience, but an aspect of athleticism that often goes unrecognized is the attention to diets that many athletes and coaches strive for. According to tennis Head Coach Kyle Russell, maintaining...

Robyn Caire tells the life of a Loyola lifeguard

Robyn Caire tells the life of a Loyola lifeguard

Shadera Moore

April 9, 2019

The first thing that hits you upon entering the West Road Garage is the scent of chlorine wafting in way up from the fifth floor. But according to Robyn Caire, “a lot of people don’t actually know that (Loyola) has a pool,” much less know about the students that protect its swimmers. Caire,...

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

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

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

Fall and winter sports boast their smarts

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

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

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

Chandler Harmon helps take down No. 9 LSUA

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

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

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

Wolf Pack defense causes midseason slump

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

Megan Worry reflects on historic career at Loyola

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...

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