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Record Breakers

Record Breakers

Lund heads soccer to 6th-straight win, 12th overall The Lady Cardinals soccer team beat Abilene Christian 3-2, Sunday, at the LU Soccer Complex, to run their Southland Conference win streak to seven games. LU’s Marie Lund outjumped a Lady Wildcat to score a winning header from[Read More…]

October 19, 2017 0 comments Sports
Volleyball takes tough loss to Privateers, 3-2

Volleyball takes tough loss to Privateers, 3-2

The Lady Cardinals got off to a great start in Tuesday’s home volleyball match in McDonald Gym, against the University of New Orleans, but eventually lost a close battle in the last set to drop to 3-15 overall and 1-7 in SLC. LU started off[Read More…]

October 19, 2017 0 comments Sports
Cardinals showdown results in LU loss

Cardinals showdown results in LU loss

Lamar’s late rally wasn’t enough to boost the Cards as they fell short to the University of Incarnate Word Cardinals, 33-24, in San Antonio, Saturday. “We were disappointed by the loss. It was painful and it should be,” head coach Mike Schultz said in a[Read More…]

October 19, 2017 0 comments Sports
Volleyball rallies to beat SLU

Volleyball rallies to beat SLU

Lamar University’s women’s volleyball team bounced back from dropping the first set to win a 3-1 match (25-13, 22-25, 21-25, 15-25) over Southeastern Louisiana, in McDonald Gym, Tuesday. Sophomore Dannisha House hit the first dig of the night, but SLU pulled ahead doubling LU’s score[Read More…]

October 12, 2017 0 comments Sports
Double Trouble

Double Trouble

Tennis looks for pairs among young rosters Inexperienced, but talented. That is the theme of both the Lamar men’s and women’s tennis squads this fall. The university’s men’s tennis team started their non-conference with four freshmen. “You can’t always have a junior, senior laden team[Read More…]

October 12, 2017 0 comments Sports

Colonels crush Cardinals, 41-14

Lamar Football added their third consecutive loss to the season against Nicholls State Saturday evening at Provost Umphrey Stadium. Nicholls pummeled the Cards, 41-14. The Cardinals struggled on offense and moving the ball, finishing the night with only 237 yards of total offense. LU’s quarterbacks[Read More…]

October 5, 2017 0 comments Sports
Eckart seals win for LU soccer

Eckart seals win for LU soccer

The Lady Cardinals soccer team defeated Stephan F. Austin, 3-2, Sunday, at the LU Soccer Complex. The Lady Cards move to 9-3-1 (SLC 4-1-0). SFA scored in the first two minutes of the first half, but the Lady Cards didn’t let that stop them. Marie[Read More…]

October 5, 2017 0 comments Sports
Shooting Straight

Shooting Straight

Rec Sports hits target with new schedule Recreational Sports was affected by Harvey like everyone else, especially with having to rebuild numerous schedules. “The storm did impact us with having to do a lot of re-scheduling,” Jason Harrington, coordinator of recreational sports, said. “We pushed[Read More…]

October 5, 2017 0 comments Sports

UP sports briefs

MEN’S GOLF Lamar University’s Eason Wang tied for 18th as the Louisville Cardinal Challenge came to a close, Sunday.   Wang fired a 1-over-par 73, to end the tourney at 5-over-par 221 as the Cardinals finished 10th in the 13 team field, finishing ahead of[Read More…]

October 5, 2017 0 comments Sports
UPsports briefs

UPsports briefs

WOMEN’S GOLF  For the second straight year, the Cardinals captured the ORU Shootout, this time rallying in Tuesday’s final round for a four-stroke victory over the Oral Roberts University Golden Eagles in the 17-team field. LU, which opened the day three strokes behind ORU, fired[Read More…]

September 28, 2017 0 comments Sports