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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 Comments are Disabled Sports
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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 Comments are Disabled Sports
Lady Cards volleyball drops SLC opener

Lady Cards volleyball drops SLC opener

The Lady Cardinals Volleyball team dropped their opening Southland Conference game, Sept. 21, losing to Northwestern State University 3-0. Lamar’s record is 2-9 (0-1 SLC). After losing the first two sets 25-18 and 25-7, the Lady Cardinals came out fighting in the third set. The[Read More…]

September 22, 2017 Comments are Disabled Sports
LU sophomore Tomar Thomas goes up for a spike in Tuesday's first home game against Praire View A&M. The Lady Cards won the match 3-0.

No place like home

The Lamar women’s volleyball team finally returned to their home court, Tuesday. The Lady Cards had been on the road for nine consecutive games, canceling their Cardinal Classic tournament in September due to Hurricane Harvey. After losing eight of the nine away games, LU was[Read More…]

September 21, 2017 Comments are Disabled Sports
Excessive penalties lead Cardinals to 35-28 loss vs. NSU

Excessive penalties lead Cardinals to 35-28 loss vs. NSU

The Lamar University football team lost 28-35, Saturday, against Northwestern State in Natchitoches, La. The Cardinals fell short of tying the Demons in the final seconds when quarterback Darrell Colbert Jr.’s pass to sophomore Kendrick King was picked off. The Cardinals fall to 1-2 overall,[Read More…]

September 21, 2017 Comments are Disabled Sports
Lady Cards top Nicholls, 3-1, in Southland opener

Lady Cards top Nicholls, 3-1, in Southland opener

After a sc­­­oreless draw against the University of Houston, following a three-game winning streak, the Lamar women’s soccer team returned to the win column by beating Nicholls State University 3-1, Friday, at the Lamar Soccer Complex, in their Southland Conference opener. The Lady Cards have[Read More…]

September 21, 2017 Comments are Disabled Sports
Cards demolish Falcons

Cards demolish Falcons

LU football beats UT-PB, 72-6, in home opener After a long, hard two-weeks dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, the Lamar football team returned home to Provost Umphrey Stadium, Saturday, to play the University of Texas-Permian Basin. Lamar was hungry for a win and[Read More…]

September 14, 2017 Comments are Disabled Sports
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SOCCER Lamar women’s soccer team began their season early August, defeating three pre-Southland opponents, before losing against LSU and the University of Mississippi. The Lady Cards recovered in a game against Arkansas-Pine Bluff and later the University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley in the[Read More…]

September 14, 2017 Comments are Disabled Sports
Students take to the court at the Lamar University volleyball camp held July 17, 2017 at the McDonald Gym.

Cardinal volleyball hosts summer camp

The Lamar University volleyball team hosted an elite-level camp at the McDonald Gym July 17-19 for grades 9-12 under the direction of the LU volleyball staff. “We’ve had about 45 students sign up for the elite camp, not to mention walk-ups,” Lamar assistant coach and[Read More…]

July 18, 2017 Comments are Disabled Sports
Caitlin McAlister

Men’s basketball host summer for ages 6-17

The Lamar Men’s Basketball team hosted two camps back-to-back in June for player ages 6 to 17-years-old. The coaching staff and players hosted the four-day camps Monday-Thursday June 12-16, and June 19-22 to teach new skills to the up-and-coming players from the local area. “We[Read More…]

July 6, 2017 Comments are Disabled Features, Sports