The Lion's Roar

University intramurals: claiming the cornhole crown

Preston Gautreau and Gavin Crain paired up to compete in the university's intramural cornhole tournament. They made it to the final round and won the intramural champion t-shirts.

Brynn Lundy, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2019

Teammates Preston Gautreau and Gavin Crain reigned victorious in this year’s  Intramural Cornhole Tournament. Eight teams of two competed at the Pennington Student Activity Center on Monday, Nov. 11. Crain, a freshman criminal justice major, explained how it felt to take the cornhole crown on Monday ni...

Unified and Co-Rec intramural flag football crown division champions

With the victory the Blind Zebras now have the opportunity to travel to the University of  Louisiana at Lafayette to compete in the state championship series.

Daniel McClain, Staff Reporter

October 25, 2019

On Oct. 25 intramurals wrapped up their 2019 flag football season with two championship games in the Unified and Special Olympics league.  Allen Pizzani explained how the game is more about having fun than winning and losing.  “We always have fun when we play,” stated Allen Pizzani. He also said, “ We l...

Practicing for perfection

A player from White Lightning gets ready to hit the ball. Intramural sports offer several options for students who want to play the game.

Shaelyn Martinez, Staff Reporter

April 9, 2019

Interested students can become involved in intramural teams through a variety of sports like basketball, soccer, softball and volleyball as well as others like battleship, home run derby and doubles badminton. James Schopp, a senior accounting major, plays intramural flag football and softball. While som...

Tailgating’s leisure sport takes a competitive turn

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2018

The Neighbors won against the Corn Puffs 11-5 at the Intramural Cornhole Tournament. Three teams competed in a round-robin tournament to determine which two-person team would become victorious at the Pennington Student Activity Center on Nov. 6 at 6 p.m. Coordinator of Competitive Sports Jason...

Intramural football takes the field

Morgan Foret, Alpha Sigma Tau quarterback, rolls out to the right in her team's flag football match.

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2018

Intramural flag football was in full swing Monday afternoon as the Boo-Bees and Doo-Bees faced off against the Saints and Sinners Beta. On Monday, Sept. 17, the Saints and Sinners Beta were first to light up the scoreboard by scoring a touchdown in the first half. The second half was all Boo-Bees...