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Brazilian graduate student Thais Lindemayer Gomes represents Southeastern Pride and the community of international students at SLU.

Thais Lindemayer’s legacy at Southeastern

Bogi Csordas, Staff Reporter February 6, 2024

When Brazilian student-athlete Thais Lindemayer Gomes transferred from a junior college in 2019, she never imagined she’d have such an impact on the community and atmosphere of Southeastern.  Gomes...

Freshman sprinter Onyah Favour makes her way around the curve as the second leg of the womens 4x400 meter relay.

Gold rush in Birmingham: SLU Track and Field claims five titles at Samford Open

Chase Gispert and Haley Dupre January 29, 2024

SLU’s track and field team took home five golds among the 10 podium spots they secured at the Samford Open on Saturday, Jan. 20, in Birmingham, Alabama. Graduate student Indya Jackson clocked in at...

Slavko Stevic shows his lion pride with a Lion Up as he sits on top of a high jump pit after ranking 11th in the nation.

Slavko Stevic, jumping high and exceeding expectations

Eva Saladino, Staff Reporter April 14, 2023

Slavko Stevic is a junior and commendable member of Southeastern’s Track and Field team. He is a multi-award high jumper who is currently ranked 11th in the nation and earned a Second Team All-American...

Sophomore Esther Nwanze competed in the 400m hurdles at the 95th Annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays. Nwanze went on to win her heat. (March 30, 2023 - Austin, Texas)

Lions compete with best of the best at Texas Relays

Haley Dupre', Photography Editor April 5, 2023

Track had an exciting weekend down in Texas as the squad competed in the infamous 95th Annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays. Traveling with only 11 athletes, the Green and Gold kicked off the competition...

Junior high-jumper Slavko Stevic competed at the NCAA Indoor Championships on March 11-12 in Albuquerque, N.M. Stevic finished the indoor season ranked 11th in the nation.

Serbian sensation competes on the national stage for SLU Track and Field

Haley Dupre', Photography Editor March 13, 2023

Southeastern continues writing the history books as junior high jumper Slavko Stevic competed in the NCAA Indoor Championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Friday and Saturday (March 10-11). Stevic is...

Junior athlete Slavko Stevic adds to his illustrious SLU career by placing first in the conference for the High Jump event earning himself a trip to the NCAA Indoor Championships. Stefic took home his third successive SLC title with the latest one coming in Birmingham, Ala. (Feb. 27, 2023)

Lions track and field blow through indoor school records, Stevic advances to nationals

Haley Dupre, Photography Editor March 2, 2023

Lions Indoor Track and Field season came to a close in Birmingham, Ala. on Monday. After a two-day long competition, the Lions walked away scoring fourth in the men’s contest, with the women finishing...

Sophomore Cole Palmer setting a new personal best and placing sixth in the 60 meter hurdles at the LSU Purple Tiger Invitational. (Jan. 13, 2023)

Lions track gears up for finish line

Haley Dupre', Photography Editor February 13, 2023

The Birmingham-Southern College Indoor Icebreaker was the first competition of the indoor season for the Lions track and field team on Dec. 2. Starting off strong, Justin Forde jumped 15.54 meters to break...

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...

Junior sprinter Indya Jackson touches the finish line in Fridays dual meet at the Southeastern track complex.

Track and field sets three facility records in home opener

Symiah Dorsey, Co-Editor March 20, 2022

The Lions track and field team broke three facility records in the Southeastern Dual Meet on Friday, March 18. Senior Kristian Jackson broke the facility and school mark in the discus, throwing 170-9...

The SLU Lions celebrate the game winning shot with senior Ryan Burkhardt.

Last Week In Sports Feb. 22 – March 1

Chase Gispert, Staff Reporter March 3, 2022

Lions’ baseball had a rough go of it this past week, going 1-4 overall in their five games. First, was a heartbreaking loss at the hands of ULL in Lafayette 6-5 on Tuesday night.  After trailing...

Senior guard/forward Morgan Carrier dribbles the ball down the court to move past the Lady Huskies defense. The Lady Lions fell 51-40 to Houston Baptist on Feb.  12.

Last week in sports: Feb. 8-15

Chase Gispert, Staff Reporter February 16, 2022

Women’s Basketball Both the men’s and women’s basketball teams hosted McNeese on Thursday and Houston Baptist on Saturday for two Southland Conference clashes.  Women’s hoops defeated McNeese...

Junior guard Joe Kasperzyk makes a dunk during the Feb. 3 basketball game against McNeese in Lake Charles.

Last week in sports: Feb. 1-7

Chase Gispert, Staff Reporter February 11, 2022

SLU enjoyed an eventful week in sports on Feb. 1-7.  Southeastern men’s basketball split their two games last week on their road trip out west.  The first game was a Feb. 3 contest against McNeese...

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