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Changing coaches: volleyball’s new strategy

Changing coaches: volleyball’s new strategy

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019

After Jim Smoot retired from his position as head coach, the volleyball program began a new chapter with Jeremy White stepping up to the head coach position. “Coach White checked all the boxes we were looking for,” explained Jay Artigues, director of athletics. “He’s had a great deal of success...

Wrapping up the fall sports for 2018

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2018

Football, cross country, soccer and volleyball concluded their seasons this semester.  The football team wrapped up its season, finishing ninth in the Southland Conference with a 4-7 record. Football Head Coach Frank Scelfo discussed his team’s performance this season. “We did a lot of things ...

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...

Technical terms in volleyball explained

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

August 21, 2018

With the 2018 volleyball season getting  started, here is a list defining some of the key terminologies in volleyball. Bump - An underhand swing with joined forearms that is used to either pass the ball, set it up for a spike, or to volley the ball over the net. Set - Hitting the ball to dire...

Fall 2018 sports calendar

Fall 2018 sports calendar

Annie Goodman, Editor-In-Chief

August 9, 2018

Football, soccer and volleyball have home and away games lined up through the fall semester.