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Soccer heads to SLC play with win

Soccer heads to SLC play with win

The Lady Cardinal’s soccer team snapped their five-game losing streak with a 4-0 win over visiting Texas Southern Monday. Senior Bailey Fontenot made seven saves, and tied the Lamar record with her 12th career shutout. “The key was her confidence throughout the whole game tonight,”[Read More…]

September 18, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Cross-country teams look to repeat at SLC champs

Cross-country teams look to repeat at SLC champs

Lamar’s men’s and women’s cross country teams both captured their respective Southland Conference titles last season and coach Trey Clark has high hopes that both teams will be back in the winners circle. The men are looking to earn their eighth crown in nine years,[Read More…]

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Verity Ockenden

Harriers sweep SLC honors

Lamar University swept the weekly Southland Conference Cross-Country Athletes of the Week, the conference announced Tuesday. Senior Sam Stabler was named the men’s Athlete of the Week, while junior Verity Ockenden won on the women’s side. Both Lamar runners were honored for their performances at[Read More…]

September 18, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Motorcycles honoring the military were on the sidelines, left, as Lamar took the field to play Texas College, Saturday, at Provost Umphrey Stadium. The cheerleaders led the crowd as the Cardinals reached the goal line for another score during the 73-0 win.
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Bouncing back

Cardinals put up 73 on Texas College, return to winning ways The Lamar football team bounced back from their 73-3 loss to Texas A&M, by beating Texas College 73-0 in Provost Umphrey Stadium, Saturday. “I was proud of our team for putting last week’s game[Read More…]

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Volleyball The Lady Cards dropped a 3-0 decision to Oklahoma, Saturday, in Norman. All three sets came down to the wire, with Oklahoma claiming a 25-23, 25-22, 27-25 victory. Cortney Moore and Autumn Taylor had nine kills apiece for Lamar (0-9). Taylor added 10 digs,[Read More…]

September 18, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
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Texas-sized attendance

Lamar part of history in state’s largest college football crowd College Station — The largest crowd ever to watch a college football game in Texas, 104,728, were at Kyle Field when the Lamar Cardinals rolled into town, Saturday, for a non-conference matchup with Texas A&M[Read More…]

September 11, 2014 Comments are Disabled News, Sports
Lamar quarterback Caleb Berry throws under pressure during the 73-3 loss to Texas A&M Saturday at Kyle Field in College Station.
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Cardinals chalk up Aggie loss to learning experience

COLLEGE STATION — Lamar’s football team played in front of a record-setting crowd in a 73-3 loss to Texas A&M University, Saturday. Due to lightning, a delay of two hours occurred just as players took the field for kickoff. Head Coach Ray Woodard said the delay may[Read More…]

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Vball aims to build on tough start

Vball aims to build on tough start

“Going into a season, it should be every team’s goal to be top four in their conference, and for us to be able to do that after a long streak of bad seasons, that would be the best thing ever — to finally leave a[Read More…]

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Football Lamar University senior quarterback Caleb Berry became the Cardinals all-time leader in touchdown passes with his third scoring strike in Saturday’s win over Grambling State. For his success on the field Berry was named Southland Conference Offensive Player of the Week.   Baseball Lamar[Read More…]

September 3, 2014 Comments are Disabled Sports
Cards top Grambling State  42-27 in season opener

Cards top Grambling State 42-27 in season opener

The Lamar football team started their season off with a 42-27 win over Grambling State University, Saturday, at Provost Umphrey Stadium. After a 69-yard touchdown pass to senior Mark Roberts, and an eight-yard touchdown run by sophomore Kade Harrington, the Cardinals finished the half with[Read More…]

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