The Lion's Roar

Lions defeat Cardinals at home

Devonte Williams, a senior running back, rushed 63 yards and one touchdown in Saturday's victory against Lamar University. The next matchup for the Lions will be against Northwestern State University.

September 23, 2019

In the second home game of the season, the university football team defeated Southland Conference rival Lamar University. The Lions defeated the Cardinals 45-34 in a game that saw seven touchdowns from the Lions offense. Frank Scelfo, head coach of football, was happy with the team performance. "We...

Alford flies from Atlanta to Arizona

Robert Alford, a 2013 alumnus, was selected in the second round of the 2013 National Football League Draft. Today, he is a cornerback for the Arizona Cardinals.

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2019

Two days after being waived by the Atlanta Falcons, Robert Alford agreed on terms with the Cardinals. According to the National Football League, Alford’s contract duration is for three years and worth $22.5 million. The Hammond native reflected on his time with the Atlanta Falcons and how quickly te...

Lady Lions suffer a tough loss

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2018

The Lady Lions' first home conference game ended in a 3-1 loss to the University of Incarnate Word Cardinals. On Saturday, Sept. 22, the Lady Lions started the match with a win in the first set. However, the Cardinals gained momentum and outscored the Lady Lions the rest of the way. The final set scores f...