All Sports - Archives 2017-18

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Men's Golf Takes Fourth at Maui Jim
Men's Golf 09/24/2017

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. Freshman Trey Winstead fired the team's lowest round of the weekend with a 4-under par 68 while fellow freshman Jacob Bergeron added a 3-under 69 in Sunday's final round at Desert Forest Golf Club to lead the LSU Men's Golf team to fourth place at the Maui Jim Intercollegiate.

Soccer Plays Mississippi State to 2-2 Draw
Soccer 09/24/2017

BATON ROUGE Junior forward Alex Thomas bagged a brace with two second-half goals in the 49th and 64th minutes as the Tigers shared the spoils with the visiting Mississippi State Bulldogs after the sides played to a 2-2 draw in a 3 hour, 41 minute marathon on Sunday afternoon at the LSU Soccer Stadium.

Gallagher Posts Top Finish For Women's Golf In Opener
Women's Golf 09/24/2017

GREENVILLE, S.C. Junior Kathleen Gallagher posted a 1-over par 73 on Sunday in the final of the Lady Paladin Invitational to finish as the top scorer for LSU.

Men's Tennis Finishes Weekend at Cajun Classic
Men's Tennis 09/24/2017

LAFAYETTE, La. The LSU men's tennis team wrapped up its weekend at the John Breaux Cajun Classic with all four Tiger competitors playing Sunday morning at UL-Lafayette.

Volleyball Falls to No. 10 Kentucky
Volleyball 09/24/2017

LEXINGTON, Ky. The LSU volleyball team fell to No. 10 ranked Kentucky in straight sets Sunday afternoon in Memorial Coliseum. The Tigers are now 10-3 on the year and 1-1 in SEC action. Kentucky improves to 11-2 on the season and 2-0 in league play.

Freshmen Flawless to Open Qualifying
Women's Tennis 09/24/2017

MT. PLEASANT, S.C. --- LSU women's tennis freshmen Elyse Lavender and Eden Richardson got off to an incredible start at the 15K LTP/Charleston with a pair of 6-0, 6-0 victories Sunday.

Sept. 24 Football National Rankings
Football 09/24/2017

BATON ROUGE -- Coming off a 35-26 victory over Syracuse Saturday night in Tiger Stadium, the LSU Football team maintained its rankings in the national rankings, it was announced Sunday.

Play Football Makes Quick Strikes, Beats Syracuse, 35-26
Football 09/23/2017

BATON ROUGE The 25th-ranked LSU Football team took advantage of early opportunities and amassed more than 400 yards of total offense for the third time this season in a 35-26 victory over Syracuse on Saturday night in Tiger Stadium.

Men's Golf Moves Into Contention at Maui Jim
Men's Golf 09/23/2017

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. The No. 7-ranked LSU Tigers will tee off in Sunday's final round at the Maui Jim Intercollegiate just three shots off the lead in their title defense as they posted a team score of 1-under par 287 in Saturday's second round to climb into a tie for third place at 4-over par 580 through 36 holes.

Volleyball Continues SEC Action at No. 10 Kentucky
Volleyball 09/23/2017

BATON ROUGE After opening SEC play with a 3-0 sweep of Texas A&M on Friday, the LSU volleyball team (10-2, 1-0 SEC) will look to continue its momentum as the Tigers travel to No. 10 Kentucky (10-2, 1-0 SEC) on Sunday.

Coston Leads XC Teams with Eighth-place Finish
Cross Country 09/23/2017

COLLEGE STATION, Texas Freshman Eric Coston paced the Tigers' effort this morning with an eighth-place finish in the Texas A&M Invitational. This marks Coston's third appearance in the Top 15 this season. Junior Ersula Farrow led the women's team, earning 13th place individually.

Dibildox Continues To Lead Women's Golf At Lady Paladin
Women's Golf 09/23/2017

GREENVILLE, S.C. Sophomore Monica Dibildox continues to hold the team lead for LSU after the second round of the Lady Paladin Invitational.

Samardzic Advances to Cajun Classic Singles Final
Men's Tennis 09/23/2017

LAFAYETTE, La. LSU men's tennis junior Nikola Samardzic secured a two-set, 6-4, 7-6(5) victory Saturday afternoon against Georgia State's Jack MacFarlane to advance to the John Breaux Cajun Classic singles final.

Soccer Hosts Mississippi State on Sunday
Soccer 09/23/2017

BATON ROUGE After picking up its first point in Southeastern Conference play with a 1-1 draw at 24th-ranked Alabama on Thursday, the LSU Soccer team looks for its first win in the league when it plays host to the red-hot Mississippi State Bulldogs on Sunday with kickoff set for 3 p.m. CT on the SEC Network+.

VB's Rumely Inducted into Kentucky's Athlete HOF
Volleyball 09/23/2017

LEXINGTON, Ky. LSU assistant volleyball coach Sarah Rumely, who was hired in February, was inducted into the University of Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame Friday evening.

Men's Tennis Off To Strong Start at Cajun Classic
Men's Tennis 09/22/2017

LAFAYETTE, La. The LSU men's tennis team started off the fall season on a high note after going 8-2 Friday to open the John Breaux Cajun Tennis Classic.

Play Volleyball Sweeps Texas A&M in SEC Opener
Volleyball 09/22/2017

BATON ROUGE -- In front of the fifth-largest crowd in school history, the LSU volleyball team defeated Texas A&M 25-20, 25-22, 25-23 to move to 10-2 and 1-0 in Southeastern Conference play Friday night inside the Maravich Center.

Gagne Leads Men's Golf on Day 1 in Arizona
Men's Golf 09/22/2017

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. LSU All-American and defending Maui Jim Intercollegiate individual champion Luis Gagne set the early pace for the Tigers in their own title defense as he fired a 1-under par 71 in Friday's opening round at Desert Forest Golf Club to crack the Top 10 of the leaderboard in a tie for seventh place.

Play Purple Edges Out Gold to Win Intrasquad Meet
Swimming + Diving 09/22/2017

BATON ROUGE The purple team came out on top over the gold team in the annual LSU swimming and diving Intrasquad Meet Friday afternoon at the LSU Natatorium.

Dibildox & Griffin Lead Women's Golf at Lady Paladin
Women's Golf 09/22/2017

GREENVILLE, S.C. Sophomore Monica Dibildox and freshman Kendall Griffin began the 2017-18 season by shooting 4-over 76 on the opening day of the Lady Paladin Invitational.

Soccer Reschedules UCF, Arkansas Matches
Soccer 09/22/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU Soccer program announced Friday the rescheduling of two matches in the month of October as the Tigers will now play host to Arkansas in Southeastern Conference play on Thursday, Oct. 12, at 6 p.m. CT before facing 14th-ranked Central Florida on Sunday, Oct. 15, at 1 p.m.

Play Football Gets Guice, Lawrence Back to Face Syracuse
Football 09/22/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU got a boost on Thursday when head coach Ed Orgeron announced that running back Derrius Guice and defensive end Rashard Lawrence will play on Saturday when the 23rd-ranked Tigers host Syracuse in Tiger Stadium.

LSU Athletic Hall of Induction Ceremony Tonight
Athletic Dept. 09/22/2017

LSU Athletics will induct six former student-athletes into its Hall of Fame.

XC Teams Set to Compete in Texas A&M Invitational
Cross Country 09/22/2017

COLLEGE STATION, Texas LSU's men's and women's cross country teams are traveling to College Station for the Texas A&M Invitational on Saturday morning. The men are scheduled to kick-off the meet at 8:00 a.m. CT, running the 8k course. The women will follow on the 6k course at 8:45 a.m. CT, and both races will be held at the Dale Watts XC Course.

IN FOCUS: Russell Gage
Football 09/22/2017

Former defensive back Russell Gage is now thriving at wide receiver for the Tigers.