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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 Comments are Disabled 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 Comments are Disabled 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 Comments are Disabled 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 Comments are Disabled 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 Comments are Disabled 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 Comments are Disabled 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 Comments are Disabled Opinion, Sports
Guys want wings, Patriots to clip birds

Guys want wings, Patriots to clip birds

It is that time of year again where the two best teams from the National Football League square off to play in the Super Bowl. Time for all the pizza, wings, and beer to litter the floors of people’s living rooms and local bars, but[Read More…]

February 2, 2017 Comments are Disabled Opinion, Sports
Lady Cardinals roll into new year

Lady Cardinals roll into new year

  Lamar University’s women’s basketball team had the second-longest winning streak in LU history when they won 10 games in a row to finish 2016. The streak started Nov. 11 when the team beat Northern Arizona, 75-60, in pre-conference. The streak continued through Jan., when[Read More…]

January 26, 2017 Comments are Disabled Sports
Men’s hoops builds on balance

Men’s hoops builds on balance

The men’s basketball team started off the new year winning four games in a row when they beat Liberty, Arlington Baptist, Huston-Tillotson and Central Arkansas University. Unfortunately, the streak ended when they fell short to New Orleans, 62-66, in the second game of the Southland[Read More…]

January 26, 2017 Comments are Disabled Sports