The Lion's Roar

Lady Lions play to fight cancer

Lady Lions play to fight cancer

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

February 21, 2019

In the first "Play4Kay" game at the university since 2015, the Lady Lions basketball team fell to the University of New Orleans Privateers 58-61. Ayla Guzzardo, head coach for women's basketball, discussed what went wrong in the match. "We held on for most of the third and fourth quarter, but could...

Setting his sights on further improvement

Setting his sights on  further improvement

Zachary Araki, Assistant Editor

February 5, 2019

Entering his fourth year as the softball head coach, Rick Fremin aims to continue the Lady Lions’ upward trajectory after setting school records for wins. Though Fremin initially aspired to be a college football coach, he started his softball coaching career at his former high school, Belle Chasse Hig...

Lady Lions lose win streak at home

Lady Lions lose win streak at home

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2018

The Lady Lions basketball team lost its second home game of the season 59-47 against Xavier University of Louisiana. The loss ended the Lady Lions' four game win streak on Nov. 30 in the University Center. Head Coach Ayla Guzzardo shared her thoughts on the loss. "We couldn't put the ball in...

Senior Night victory

Senior Night victory

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2018

The Lady Lions soccer team finished "Senior Night" with a 4-0 win over Nicholls State University. Head Coach Christopher McBride commented on the first half where neither team scored any points. "The first half was two teams battling it out for the last game of the regular season," said McBride....

Lady Lions and Ladyjacks tie game

Lady Lions and Ladyjacks tie game

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2018

The Lady Lions competed against the Stephen F. Austin State University Ladyjacks and closed the game with a 1-1 tie. On Friday, Oct. 12, the Lady Lions trailed the Ladyjacks 0-1 going into the second half, but Sofia Olsson, senior defender, tied the game with a goal in the second half. The goal was...

Lady Lions fall at home

Lady Lions fall at home

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2018

The Lady Lions volleyball team lost its home match 3-0 against the University of Central Arkansas. The final set scores for the Lady Lions were 18-25, 9-25 and 18-25. The Lady Lions stand at a 1-17 overall record. "The biggest takeaway I would say is consistency," said Caroline Golden, a sophom...

Lady lions and huskies take the field

Noah Smith, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2018

The lady lions soccer team fought and lost 1-2 against the Houston Baptist University huskies. The teams faced off on Sept. 30 at 1 p.m. in Strawberry Stadium. Near the end of the second half, Chloe Gallo, a freshman forward, scored her first goal of the season. The point could not stop the defeat...

Lions outscore Islanders

Lions outscore Islanders

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

September 29, 2018

The Lady Lions soccer team left the field with a 5-3-2 record and a 1-0 victory over Texas A&M University Corpus Christi. After a half hour delay, the teams faced off in Strawberry Stadium. Christopher McBride, head coach, was satisfied with the team's performance. "They did a really good...

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...