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Track team prepares for outdoors


March 1, 2012

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 ...

Tennis Season Preview

Alex Davis

February 15, 2012

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

Jasmine Brewer, psychology sophomore and guard, goes up for a lay up, in the Dec. 2 game against Shorter University.  Though they lost, the women moved on to dominate their division with a 20-3 record.

CAMI THOMAS Assistant Sports Editor

February 9, 2012

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


February 9, 2012

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


February 9, 2012

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 9, 2012

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


February 9, 2012

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 guard Gray in record book

Corey Gray, biology senior and guard for the Loyola men’s basketball team, scores a point against William Carry University.  Gray is on his way to breaking into the top 10 of all-time scorers for Loyola basketball.


February 2, 2012

The men's basketball team continues a thriving season while its senior guard, biology senior Corey Gray, leaps toward sports legacy at Loyola. Midway through the season, senior guard and biology senior Corey Gray broke into the top 15 players in all-time career scoring and continues to climb toward th...

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


February 2, 2012

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

Trey Campeaux, biology senior, and the ‘Pack beat Central Christian, and swept the series 3-0.  The ‘Pack’s plays Tougaloo College next.


February 2, 2012

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


February 2, 2012

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....

Loyola students take plunge…In the pool

Sean Rose, Music performance sophmore, practices laps in the pool.  The Loyola community will have a new swim team to root for this year!


January 26, 2012

Students who are passionate about swimming now have an official club on Loyola's campus. Loyola's Student Government Association approved of the swimming club at its first meeting of the year on Jan. 11. The president of the organization, physics freshman Riley Mayes, said he noticed that the swimmin...

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