All Sports - Archives 2016-17

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Valle Costa and Foster Advance to Quarterfinals
Women's Tennis 05/26/2017

ATHENS, Ga. --- Senior Joana Valle Costa and junior Ryann Foster became the first doubles pairing in LSU women's tennis history to advance to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division I Women's Doubles Championships at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex Friday.

Play Lange, Tigers Advance to SEC Tournament Semifinal
Baseball 05/26/2017

HOOVER, Ala. – Junior right-hander Alex Lange fired seven shutout innings Thursday night, and senior shortstop Kramer Robertson drove in four runs to lead third-ranked LSU to a 10-0 win over Kentucky.

Track & Field Qualifies Three at NCAA Prelims
Track + Field 05/25/2017

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The LSU Track & Field teams are on the board with three semifinalists on their way to Eugene, Oregon, for the 2017 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships as seniors Nataliyah Friar, Rebekah Wales and Johnnie Jackson each qualified Thursday at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds.

Daigle, Butsch Finish LSU Tennis Careers
Men's Tennis 05/25/2017

ATHENS, Ga. – LSU men's tennis tandem Jordan Daigle and Justin Butsch concluded their careers after falling to No. 12 William Blumberg and Robert Kelly of North Carolina, 7-6(4), 7-5 in the NCAA Doubles Championships Round of 32 Thursday at the Dan Magill Tennis Center.

Chauvin, O'Donovan To Join LSU Women's Golf Team
Women's Golf 05/25/2017

BATON ROUGE – Coach Karen Bahnsen has announced that two Louisiana high school players will join the LSU women's golf team this fall.

Valle Costa on to Round of 16 in Singles, Doubles
Women's Tennis 05/25/2017

ATHENS, Ga. --- Senior Joana Valle Costa became the first LSU women's tennis player since 2009 to advance to the round of 16 of the NCAA Division I Women's Singles Championships by defeating Petra Melounova in the second round at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex Thursday.

Play Softball Opens Super Regional Series at Florida St.
Softball 05/25/2017

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – A spot in the Women's College World Series will be on the line this weekend when 13th-seeded LSU travels to face fourth-seeded Florida State here at JoAnne Graf Stadium on the Florida State campus.

Burns Named Jack Nicklaus Award Finalist
Men's Golf 05/25/2017

BATON ROUGE – On the eve of the 2017 NCAA Division I Men's Golf Championships, LSU's sophomore All-American Sam Burns was named by the Golf Coaches Association of America among the five finalists for the this year's NCAA Division I Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Award presented by Barbasol.

LSU-BYU to Kickoff at 8:30 p.m. CT on ESPN
Football 05/25/2017

The 2017 LSU Football season opener against BYU in Houston, Texas, will kickoff Sept. 2 at 8:30 p.m. CT on ESPN, the Southeastern Conference and ESPN announced Thursday.

Men's Golf Ready for NCAA Championships
Men's Golf 05/25/2017

SUGAR GROVE, Ill. – Fresh off their historic victory at the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional a week ago, the No. 2-ranked LSU Tigers will begin their march toward a national championship Friday as the 2017 NCAA Division I Men's Golf Championships open with the first round of stroke play at Rich Harvest Farms Golf Club.

Lowe: A Softball Business Trip To Tallahassee
Softball 05/24/2017

BATON ROUGE – They left Tiger Park on a business trip to Tallahassee late Wednesday afternoon.

Play Mainieri Records Win No. 500 as Baseball def. Mizzou
Baseball 05/24/2017

Senior second baseman Cole Freeman collected four hits and four RBI Wednesday night, and sophomore right-hander Caleb Gilbert pitched five strong innings to lead LSU to a 10-3 win over Missouri.

Lewis, Valle Costa Dominate Opening Round
Women's Tennis 05/24/2017

ATHENS, Ga. --- Freshman Jade Lewis and senior Joana Valle Costa made history for the LSU women's tennis team at the NCAA Division I Singles Championships, becoming the first pair of teammates to advance to the singles second round by winning their respective first-round matches at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex Wednesday.

Daigle Falls in NCAA Singles; Doubles Next
Men's Tennis 05/24/2017

ATHENS, Ga. –LSU's Jordan Daigle completed his singles career after falling to No. 32 Or Ram-Harel of Tulsa, 6-3, 6-4, in the first round of the NCAA Division I Men's Tennis Singles Championship Wednesday morning at the Dan Magill Tennis Center.

Track & Field Set for NCAA East Prelims
Track + Field 05/24/2017

BATON ROUGE – The LSU Track & Field teams are ready to kick off their run to the 2017 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships this weekend when they travel to Lexington, Kentucky, for the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds scheduled to begin Thursday at the University of Kentucky Track & Field Complex.

Baseball's SEC Tourney Opener vs. Missouri Pushed Back
Baseball 05/23/2017

HOOVER, Ala. -- Following a four-hour game 1 and a 1:46 rain delay during game 2 on Tuesday, the Southeastern Conference was forced to adjust the LSU Baseball team's opening game Wednesday against Missouri.

Daigle to Compete in NCAA Singles Championships
Men's Tennis 05/23/2017

ATHENS, Ga. -- For the second consecutive season, LSU men's tennis' Jordan Daigle will compete in the first round of the 2017 NCAA Division I Men's Tennis Singles Championships, beginning at 9 a.m. CT Wednesday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex.

Brock, Coppola, Nuss Earn VBM Postseason Recognition
Beach Volleyball 05/23/2017

LSU beach volleyball head coach Russell Brock has been named Coach of the Year as announced its inaugural postseason Collegiate Beach Volleyball awards on Tuesday.

A Letter from Joe Alleva
Athletic Dept. 05/23/2017

With summer just around the corner, LSU fans have a lot to cheer for right now. Baseball, softball, track and field and men's golf are all once again competing at an elite level and there are numerous opportunities for Tiger fans to cheer and support our student athletes as they look to bring championships to LSU.

Game Times Set for Super Regional at Florida State
Softball 05/23/2017

BATON ROUGE – Game times for LSU's NCAA Super Regional matchup against Florida State in Tallahassee have been set with game one between the Tigers and Seminoles is scheduled for 4 p.m. CT on Friday.

Track & Field Recruits Dominate State Meets
Track + Field 05/23/2017

BATON ROUGE – Members of LSU Track & Field's heralded 2017 recruiting classes have certainly made their mark at state championship meets in Florida, Texas and Louisiana in recent weeks with seven future Tigers and Lady Tigers combining for 10 state titles to cap their senior seasons at their respective high schools.

LSU Now Accepting Requests for Postseason Tickets
Baseball 05/22/2017

LSU Baseball season ticket holders may place requests now for tickets for any postseason games that may take place at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Play Hoover, Offense Power Softball to Regional Title
Softball 05/22/2017

BATON ROUGE – Trailing 1-0 in the top of the third, junior right-hander Carley Hoover entered to limit the UL-Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns to just three hits as the LSU softball bats came to life, including a two-run blast from freshman Sydney Springfield, to win the NCAA Regional, 5-1, Monday at Tiger Park.

Deichmann, Lange Headline All-SEC Honors for LSU
Baseball 05/22/2017

LSU rightfielder Greg Deichmann and pitcher Alex Lange were named to the 2017 First-Team All-SEC squad in a vote of the league coaches.

Robertson, Hess Earn SEC Weekly Awards
Baseball 05/22/2017

LSU shortstop Kramer Robertson and pitcher Zack Hess received weekly award recognition Monday from the Southeastern Conference office.