The Lion's Roar

Rugby sets eyes on championship on Nov. 16

Rugby sets eyes on championship on Nov. 16

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2019

After being chartered in 2018, the university rugby team will look to secure their first-ever championship. Currently, the university sits at an undefeated record of 5-0 and is ranked 40th in the Division II Goff Rugby Report Rankings. Donald Hart, head coach of rugby, is happy to have hard working...

Dating takes a page from the playbook

Dating takes a page from the playbook

Zachary Araki, Assistant Editor

April 2, 2019

Beyond balancing academics and sports, athletes’ schedules can find room for managing a social life, including dating. Anna Watkins, a senior psychology major, met Cole Stevens, a senior chemistry major on the rugby club, at Loranger High School, and they began dating in April of 2014. Watkins di...

Southeastern Rugby Club makes a comeback

Southeastern Rugby Club makes a comeback

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2019

The oldest rugby program in the state of Louisiana made a comeback last semester, successfully reforming after a 13-year break. The rugby club finished its season this spring. Even with their season over, however, the rugby players are scheduled to attend tournaments including one in New Orleans on Marc...