The Lion's Roar

COVID-19 cuts Lady Lions’ basketball championship run short

COVID-19 cuts Lady Lions’ basketball championship run short

Daniel McClain, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2020

As the women’s basketball team warmed up for the Southland Conference Tournament, word had been confirmed that the game would be postponed. Later on, the Lady Lions faced the hardship of having the tournament itself cancelled. With the tournament cancelled, five of the Lady Lion’s careers were cut sho...

Lady Lions look to start regular season in right direction

Lady Lions look to start regular season in right direction

Andrew Jordan, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2019

The women’s basketball team is set to begin the new season. The Lady Lions will face Southern University at New Orleans Lady Knights for an exhibition game Monday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. at the University Center. Ayla Guzzardo, head coach for the basketball team, explained how the lessons from last...

Morrison reflects on growth in basketball career

Morrison reflects on growth in basketball career

Maggie Tregre, Staff Reporter 

October 17, 2019

At the start of her senior season, Tyler Morrison, a senior guard, looked back on her years as a basketball player and noticed how much she has improved. Morrison started playing basketball since she was three years old. “Everybody in my family played, so when I was able to pick up a ball, I...

Lady Lions fall to Demons

Lady Lions fall to Demons

Johnathan Zeringue, Staff Reporter

March 8, 2019

The women's basketball team ended its last home game of the season with a 56-60 loss to Northwestern State University. The Senior Day game was held on March 2 at 1 p.m. in the University Center. Ayla Guzzardo, head coach of women's basketball, discussed the team's preparation for the home contest. "We...