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The Lion's Roar

The Official Student News Media of Southeastern Louisiana University

The Lion's Roar

Larry Hymel (right) and his daughter Kayla Hymel Tomeny pose for a picture at Roux & Brew Seafood and Steak House in Ponchatoula during his book signing on June 18.

SLU athletics legend Larry Hymel releases book on Lion sports history

Chase Gispert July 19, 2022

SLU has a rich tradition in sports, and Larry Hymel portrays this in his new book, “70 Years: Southeastern Lions Athletic History.”   Larry Hymel is as decorated as they come, having served as...

Adam Guth, freshman pitcher and Lake Charles native, winds up his pitch for the number one ranked Ole Miss batter.

Adam Guth look towards the future following successful 2022 season

Chase Gispert, Staff Reporter June 14, 2022

Adam Guth first picked up a baseball at the age of five playing t-ball in Lake Charles, Louisiana.  Guth accredits his love for the game to his high school head coach, Glen Cecchini.  “Barbe...

The SLU Lions baseball team celebrate their special victory over the McNeese Cowboys.

Lions down Cowboys to capture Southland Conference Tournament title

David Zieske, Staff Reporter June 1, 2022

The SLU Lions have won the Southland Conference baseball tournament championship for the second time in school history since 2014, winning the series 2-1 over the McNeese State Cowboys on May 26-28. The...

Wjuantereuas Rodrigue leaps through the air to set Southeastern record in long jump.

Lions claim four titles on final day of Outdoor Championships

David Zieske, Staff Reporter May 10, 2022

Lions track and field began its outdoor postseason schedule this weekend with the 2022 Southland Conference Outdoor Championships in Humble, Texas. The team closed out the final day of the championships...

SLUs seventh-year Head Softball Coach Rick Fremin

Rick Fremin: Non-stop competitiveness in the Southland

David Zieske, Staff Reporter May 10, 2022

On July 22, 2015, SLU's athletic directors came together knowing they needed to hire a new coach with experience, someone who would bring success and a change of culture for Southeastern softball. Out...

Senior Tyler Finke takes a swing during the Lions weekend sweep of the Houston Baptist Huskies.

Lion’s Baseball sweeps the Huskies in the final home series of the regular season

Hydee Holsapple, Staff Reporter May 10, 2022

SLU baseball won their series against Houston Baptist, winning 6-5, 18-15 and 12-0, which completed the conference matchup sweep at Alumni Field. The Lions’ offense showed out the May 6-8 matchup,...

Beach Volleyball getting ready for their April 16 matchup vs LSU in Baton Rouge

Last Week in Sports: April 25 – May 1

Chase Gispert, Staff Reporter May 5, 2022

Southeastern’s golf team stole the headlines in this version of “Last Week in Sports” with their triumph in the Southland Conference tournament (April 25-27).  Baseball was unable to knock off...

Southeastern Golf team captures Southland title in Lone Star State

Southeastern Golf team captures Southland title in Lone Star State

Chase Gispert, Staff Reporter May 4, 2022

The SLU golf team came into the Southland Conference tournament (April 25-27)  with relatively high expectations after winning two of its last three tournaments. Fresh off a victory in the Ellendale Intercollegiate,...

Kelley and Givan sign for NFL squads as UDFAs, Wilson Jr. receives mini camp invite

Kelley and Givan sign for NFL squads as UDFAs, Wilson Jr. receives mini camp invite

Chase Gispert, Staff Reporter May 3, 2022

Cole Kelley and Nolan Givan both signed NFL deals as undrafted free agents following the 2022 NFL draft, which ended on Saturday. In addition, Tim Wilson Jr. received a rookie mini camp invite from the...

Lions second-leading pitcher Lance Lauve throws against No. 3 ranked team Southern Miss in Tuesday game at Alumni Field.

Lions unable to edge gap to No. 3 Southern Miss

Haley Dupre, Staff Reporter April 29, 2022

Coming off a rough weekend, the Lions were unable to gain any luck and fell short to No. 3 ranked Southern Miss. The Golden Eagles continued their school-record 15 consecutive games winning streak to claim...

Lions baseball reverse-sweeps Islanders to take series 2-1

Lions baseball reverse-sweeps Islanders to take series 2-1

Austin O'Brien, Staff Reporter April 11, 2022

Lions baseball had a busy weekend, playing a three-game consecutive series against the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders, defeating them with a series score of 2-1 at Pat Kenelly Diamond at Alumni...

Last week in sports: April 4-10

Last week in sports: April 4-10

Chase Gispert, Staff Reporter April 11, 2022

Southeastern baseball continued its resurgence this past week starting on Wednesday with a dramatic win over Troy at Alumni Field.  Trailing 4-1 going into the bottom of the ninth, SLU pushed four...

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