All Sports - Archives 2016-17

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Jaquish, Landry Selected in First Round of NPF Draft
Softball 04/24/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. LSU seniors Sahvanna Jaquish and Bailey Landry were both selected in the first round of the 2017 NPF College Draft presented by 2XU on Monday night, with Jaquish being selected third overall by the Chicago Bandits, as Landry was selected fifth overall by Texas Charge.

Tigers Travel to Face Tulane on Tuesday Night
Baseball 04/24/2017

No. 11 LSU (27-14) continues a seven-game road stretch at 7 p.m. CT Tuesday when the Tigers face Tulane (20-21) at Turchin Stadium in New Orleans.

Softball Closes Non-Conference Play With Jaguars
Softball 04/24/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. The No. 16 LSU softball team will close out non-conference regular season play this Tuesday when the team hosts the South Alabama Jaguars at 6 p.m. at Tiger Park.

Women’s Tennis 2017 Class Remains No. 3
Women's Tennis 04/24/2017

BATON ROUGE --- The LSU women's tennis team has officially added Alexandra Bozovic of Australia to its 2017 recruiting class ranked No. 3 in the country, co-head coaches Julia Sell and Michael Sell announced Monday.

Football's Etling Has Procedure on Back
Football 04/24/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU head coach Ed Orgeron issued the following statement today on senior quarterback Danny Etling.

Play Dear LSU - A Letter from Ashleigh Gnat
Gymnastics 04/24/2017

Dear LSU, As our 2017 season comes to an end and graduation is in sight, I am able to reflect on what an amazing four years I have had at this University. Being an LSU athlete has been the opportunity of a lifetime and I am so blessed to be a part of such an amazing athletics program.

April 24 Baseball National Rankings, Report
Baseball 04/24/2017

BATON ROUGE -- After splitting its four games this past week, the LSU baseball team dropped to No. 15 in this week's Baseball America Top 25.

Kentucky Earns Baseball Series Victory
Baseball 04/23/2017

LEXINGTON, Ky. Kentucky scored four runs in the bottom of the first inning and went on to defeat LSU, 10-2, Sunday in the rubber game of a three-game Southeastern Conference baseball series.

Allen, Ligon Selected To CCSA All-Tournament Team
Beach Volleyball 04/23/2017

BATON ROUGE, La.- Emmy Allen and Maddie Ligon were selected to the Coastal Collegiate Sports Association All-Tournament Team for their efforts in the Conference Championships.

Nistrup Posts 68 In Final SEC Round
Women's Golf 04/23/2017

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. LSU's Caroline Nistrup birdied four holes on her last time as a collegiate around Greystone Country Club as she posted 4-under 68 to close out the SEC Women's Golf Championship.

Play Quinn Walk-Off Home Runs Seals Softball Win
Softball 04/23/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. LSU senior infielder Constance Quinn broke a scoreless deadlock in the bottom of the seventh inning with a solo home run in the first at-bat of the frame to earn a 1-0 victory for No. 16 LSU over No. 11 Tennessee Sunday afternoon at Tiger Park in Baton Rouge.

Men's Golf Falls to Alabama in SEC Quarters
Men's Golf 04/23/2017

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. Despite sophomore Luis Gagne putting the Tigers on the board with a 3-and-2 victory over Steven Setterstrom, the third-ranked and No. 3-seeded LSU Men's Golf team fell to No. 6 seed Alabama, 3.5-1.5, in its match play quarterfinal Sunday to close out the 2017 SEC Men's Golf Championships.

Lightning Forces Spring Game Indoors; White Wins, 26-7
Football 04/22/2017

BATON ROUGE -- With four minutes left in the first half, the 2017 National L Club Spring Game was moved indoors due to lightning near in Tiger Stadium with the Purple leading White, 7-3.

Beach Volleyball Falls To FIU In Semifinals At CCSA's
Beach Volleyball 04/22/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. The No. 7-ranked LSU beach volleyball team falls in the semifinals to Florida International.

Play Cherry, Mitchell-Blake Headline Alumni Gold
Track + Field 04/22/2017

BATON ROUGE Michael Cherry won the men's 400-meter dash with a personal best of 44.77 seconds in his season-opening race before Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake claimed the men's 200 meters with a time of 20.15 in his season opener to highlight Saturday's LSU Alumni Gold held at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium.

Gallagher Posts 2-Under on Day 2 of SEC Women's Golf
Women's Golf 04/22/2017

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. LSU's Kathleen Gallagher posted a five-birdie round of 2-under 70 on Saturday in the SEC Women's Championship at the Greystone Country Club Legacy Course.

Softball Falls to Tennessee, 6-4
Softball 04/22/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. In a wild first inning that saw a combined six runs scored, the No. 16 LSU softball team once again had the lead over No. 11 Tennessee, but the Volunteer offense would not quit and turned a two-run deficit into a two run lead by scoring four unanswered runs in an eventual 6-4 win over the Tigers to claim the series.

Men's Golf Locks Up No. 3 Seed in SEC Match Play
Men's Golf 04/22/2017

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. The No. 3-ranked LSU Tigers closed out stroke-play qualifying at the 2017 SEC Men's Golf Championships with a 5-under par round of 275 on Saturday to lock up the No. 3 seed in match play and set up a quarterfinal match No. 6 seed and No. 36-ranked Alabama on Sunday beginning at 7:20 a.m. CT.

LSU Advances to CCSA Semi; Match Moved to Saturday
Beach Volleyball 04/22/2017

EMERSON, Ga.- The No. 7-ranked LSU beach volleyball team advanced to the semifinals of the Coastal Collegiate Sports Association Conference Championships after defeating Charleston and No. 9 GSU.

Track & Field Hosts Annual Team Banquet
Track + Field 04/21/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU Track & Field program held its seventh-annual Team Awards and Alumni Recognition Banquet on Friday night at the Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel in which 19 student-athletes received awards for their performance in competition, in the classroom and in the community during the 2015-16 athletic season.

Play LSU Evens Series with 4-3 Win Over Kentucky
Baseball 04/21/2017

Antoine Duplantis' RBI single in the eighth inning completed LSU's comeback from a 3-0 deficit and lifted the eighth-ranked Fighting Tigers to a 4-3 victory over No. 10 Kentucky.

Softball Drops Opener to Tennessee, 6-3
Softball 04/21/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. In a see-saw battle to open the series, the No. 16 LSU softball team and the No. 11 Tennessee Volunteers traded blows early, but the visitors would strike last and hold on for a 6-3 win over the Tigers Friday night in Baton Rouge.

Men's Golf Fourth in SEC Championship Opener
Men's Golf 04/21/2017

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. Sophomore All-American Luis Gagne wrapped up Friday's opener at the 2017 SEC Men's Golf Championships in a tie for fourth place individually at 3-under par for the day to lead No. 3 LSU into sole possession of fourth place in the team standings at 2-over par at Sea Island Golf Club's Seaside Course.

Lewis Breaks Freshman Record in Loss to Vandy
Women's Tennis 04/21/2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. --- Despite a career-best win from freshman Jade Lewis, the LSU women's tennis team dropped an intensely competitive quarterfinal match to top-seeded Vanderbilt by a score of 4-2 at the Currey Tennis Center Friday.

Three LSU Lady Tigers Post +1 at SEC Championships
Women's Golf 04/21/2017

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. The LSU women posted a good round of 6-over 294 and stands in ninth after the first round of the SEC Women's Golf Championship at the Greystone Legacy Course Friday.