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Spring 2017 Intramural Sports

All Scores and Standings as of Feb 12. 5 on 5 Basketball League Standings TEAMW-L-T Men’s Division 1 4093-1-0 Team Flight3-1-0 We here2-2-0Deep Stroke ??2-2-0Mitm2-2-0 Alpha Tau Omega0-4-0 Men’s Division 2 Globetrotters3-0-0Bang Bros2-1-0NSBE 5Deep1-1-1Sigma Phi Epsilon1-1-1Sigma Nu0-4-0 CoRec Division NSBE 5Deep3-0-0MEEN Street Ballers1-2-0AXO and ATO0-2-0 Dodgeball League[Read More…]

February 23, 2017 0 comments Sports
Cardinal Classic opens softball home schedule

Cardinal Classic opens softball home schedule

The Lamar University softball team will welcome Kansas, Tulsa, Northern Illinois, South Dakota State and Alabama A&M to Beaumont, February, today through Sunday, as the Lady Cardinals host the second-annual Cardinal Classic tournament at the Lamar Softball Complex. The 15-game event serves as the team’s[Read More…]

February 23, 2017 0 comments Sports
Drew Van Wrinkle pitching against the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee at Vincent-Beck Stadium on February 19th 2017. UP photo by Noah Dawlearn

Cards win pair to sweep Classic

The Lamar University baseball team defeated both Illinois and Milwaukee by a  2-1 score, Sunday, to sweep the season-opening Cardinal Classic at Vincent-Beck Stadium. Both games went to extra innings tied at 1-1, and both times Lamar (4-0) came up big in the bottom of[Read More…]

February 23, 2017 0 comments Sports
Lady Cards tennis sweep  Alcorn State in doubleheader

Lady Cards tennis sweep Alcorn State in doubleheader

The Lamar University women’s tennis team took both matches of a doubleheader against Alcorn State, Saturday, defeating the Lady Braves, 6-1, in the opening match and 4-0 in the afternoon contest at LU’s Thompson Family Tennis Center.   The Cardinals finished the day with six[Read More…]

February 16, 2017 0 comments Sports
Cross-global runner

Cross-global runner

Gasbarri brings Italian passion to Lamar track team Federico Gasbarri runs cross-country — literally. His love of running and competition started when he was a young boy in his home country of Chieti, Italy. “When I was around 12-years old, my professor at school asked me[Read More…]

February 16, 2017 0 comments Features, Sports
Cardinals defeat Cowboys 75-57 in Southland action

Cardinals defeat Cowboys 75-57 in Southland action

The Lamar Cardinals beat the McNeese State Cowboys, 77-57, in Southland Conference basketball action, Saturday, in the Montagne Center. The Cardinals started the game strong, jumping out to 16-2 lead after eight minutes to effectively put the game away, highlighted by junior guard Joey Frenchwood’s[Read More…]

February 9, 2017 0 comments Sports
Bowers leads birds over Cowgirls

Bowers leads birds over Cowgirls

  The Lady Cardinal basketball team defeated the Cowgirls of McNeese State University, 79-57, Saturday, in the Montagne Center. by 22 points. The win took Lamar’s Southland Conference record to 9-2, 16-5 overall. Senior center Kiandra Bowers hit her 12th double-double and scored her career[Read More…]

February 9, 2017 0 comments Sports
Quite an Experience

Quite an Experience

  National Football League’s interactive theme park to Houston for Super Bowl Fan festivities and events were held all over Houston this past weekend for Super Bowl LI. The NFL Experience in Houston was one of the biggest events surrounding the game. The event was[Read More…]

February 9, 2017 0 comments Sports
Women’s tennis looks to serve up success

Women’s tennis looks to serve up success

  The Lamar women’s tennis team began the 2017 season with three games in January. The team holds a 1-2 record. “We’re just starting,” head coach David Wong said. “We’re pleased so far. We have a loss that we thought we should have won, but[Read More…]

February 9, 2017 0 comments Sports
Girls just wanna have…  a Falcons victory

Girls just wanna have… a Falcons victory

It’s that time of year again. When you think of February, most people think of hearts, flowers and chocolates. The stereotype is that women think of Valentine’s Day as one of the most romantic times of the year. But, chances are, when men think of[Read More…]

February 2, 2017 0 comments Opinion, Sports