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Softball The Lamar Lady Cardinals pounded out 24 hits on the day as they swept Weatherford College by scores of 11-8 and 10-0 in a fall softball doubleheader at Port Arthur Memorial High School, Saturday. Casey Cromwell and Sable Hankins each had five hits on[Read More…]

October 30, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
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Burying the past

Cardinals bolster roster, look to future “Last year is dead and gone as far as I’m concerned,” Tic Price said. “We’ve poured the dirt on and buried it.” The Lamar basketball team ended their 2013-14 season with dramatic changes in the program’s personnel. With five[Read More…]

October 30, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports

Football looks to crown Homecoming festivities with win

The Cardinal football team is coming off of a bye week headed into this year’s Homecoming game against Houston Baptist University. With an extra week to prepare, head coach Ray Woodard said the team will be rejuvenated after a long rest. “I thought (the bye[Read More…]

October 30, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Lady Cardinal Autumn Taylor had a match high 14 kills, Thursday, during their 3-0 loss to Central Arkansas.

Lady Cards volleyball falls to Central Arkansas

The Lady Cardinals Volleyball team lost their second Southland Conference game in a row as they fell in a 3-0 sweep to the undefeated Central Arkansas Bears, Thursday, at Conway, Ark. The loss, following defeat at Sam Houston last week, gave the Lady Cardinals (3-16[Read More…]

October 23, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Carl Harris crosses the goal line for a touchdown during LU’s 63-21 victory over Nichols.
Photo courtesy of Nichols Media Relations

LU runs through Nichols

QB Berry breaks records in 63-21 conference rout The LU football team traveled to Thibodeaux, La., Saturday, where they defeated Southland Conference opponent Nicholls State, 63-21. Senior quarterback Caleb Berry became Lamar’s all-time leader in completions, yards of total offense and passing yards. “It’s very[Read More…]

October 23, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
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Men’s Tennis Lamar’s Michael Feucht won the round of 128 consolation singles title to highlight the Cardinals’ efforts on the final day of the USTA/ITA Men’s Tennis Regionals at Texas A&M, Monday, in College Station. Feucht won two matches on the day. He started off[Read More…]

October 23, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Lady Cardinal Autumn Taylor had eight kills and seven digs against Incarnate Word, Saturday.

Volleyball sweeps UIW, runs SLC record to 3-2

The Lady Cardinals Volleyball team won their second Southland Conference game in a row, and recorded their first 3-0 sweep of the season, as they defeated the University of the Incarnate Word, Saturday, in McDonald Gym. The victory gave the Lady Cardinals (3-14 overall, 3-2[Read More…]

October 16, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
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Basketball The Lamar men’s and women’s basketball teams have scheduled a Tip-Off Breakfast for Saturday in the Montagne Center. The event is slated to begin at 8:30 a.m. with a meet and greet with the coaches and players, followed by the breakfast at 9 a.m.[Read More…]

October 16, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Caleb Berry tries to get rid of the ball before being tackled by defenders in Lamar’s 61-34 loss to Southeastern Louisiana, Saturday.
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Lions rain on Cardinals

Southeastern Louisiana outplays Lamar in 61-34 win The Lamar football team suffered a 61-34 loss to Southeastern Louisiana, Saturday, at Provost Umphrey Stadium. The loss drops Lamar to 4-3 (1-2 SLC). Lamar was down 17-13 at half time but were outplayed in the third quarter.[Read More…]

October 16, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Lamar’s Mark Roberts, 5, makes a 14-yard catch over ACU defender for the game-winning touchdown, Saturday, in Abilene.
Photo by Jeremy Enlow-ACU

LU gets first SLC Win

Cardinals come from behind in 4th quarter to beat ACU The Lamar football team rallied to defeat Abilene Christian, 24-21, Saturday at Shotwell Stadium in Abilene. The Cards trailed by 11 points with just under 10:30 remaining, but closed out the game scoring the final 14[Read More…]

October 9, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports