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Lions’ Baseball Back on Track After Great Weekend

April 14 was a day of celebration that couldn’t have ended any better. Saint Leo alum, Fred Cambria ’70, was having his jersey retired and placed in the Saint Leo Hall of Fame. It was on this day that Saint Leo baseball also played their best, sweeping the Rollins College Tars 8-4 and 5-0 to… Continue reading Lions’ Baseball Back on Track After Great Weekend

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Men’s Tennis Stays Perfect in Season Finale

The Saint Leo men’s tennis team stayed No. 1 for the season after their final, regular- season match April 14. The Lions went from having perfect matches to now perfect seasons. The Lions played Palm Beach Atlantic and beat them convincingly 8-1. The day was filled with great moments, especially for the graduating seniors: Francisco… Continue reading Men’s Tennis Stays Perfect in Season Finale

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Saint Leo Track Takes on Tom Jones Memorial

On Friday, April 13, the Saint Leo men’s and women’s track team travelled to Gainesville, FL to compete in the Tom Jones Memorial hosted by the University of Florida. This event attracted many NCAA Division I teams from around the nation, but it wasn’t only college teams, multiple Olympians showed their class and experience in… Continue reading Saint Leo Track Takes on Tom Jones Memorial

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Lions’ Track Takes on Embry-Riddle Spikes Classic

Embry Riddle Distance Classic (Friday 4/6) On Friday, April 6, two members of Saint Leo Men’s Track team traveled to Daytona to compete in the Embry Riddle Spikes Classic. In hot and humid conditions freshman Tadgh McGinty and graduate student Joshua Sickinger competed in the 3,000m steeplechase. The two Lions completed the podium with a… Continue reading Lions’ Track Takes on Embry-Riddle Spikes Classic

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Tough Weekend for Lions’ Baseball

It sure was a tough weekend series for the Saint Leo Lions’ baseball team. A squad that usually sweeps others got a taste of what it feels like to get swept themselves. The red-hot Lions have only been swept twice this year. Those games being against Nova Southeastern and University of Tampa the weekend of… Continue reading Tough Weekend for Lions’ Baseball

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Defensive Errors Plague Lions’ in Loss to Nova

No. 12 Saint Leo baseball was unable to hold off the visiting No. 20 Nova Southeastern Sharks Friday night at Thomas B. Southard Stadium. Finally, after a long win streak the Lions seem to be human once again. This was the first of a three-game series over the weekend. Senior Jordan Pendleton was the starting… Continue reading Defensive Errors Plague Lions’ in Loss to Nova

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NCAA Women’s Basketball Beats the Buzzer

There is something about a big game that makes certain players excel, Notre Dame junior Arike Ogunbowale is one of them. She helped the Fighting Irish beat the odds and eliminate UConn, one of the greatest college basketball programs, with a jump shot to help punch Notre Dame’s ticket into the ‘big dance’ against Mississippi… Continue reading NCAA Women’s Basketball Beats the Buzzer

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Saint Leo Track Teams Compete in Florida and Raleigh Relays

Florida Relays: Thursday, March 29 On Thursday evening senior Anthony Deleva travelled to Gainesville to compete in the 5,000m at the Florida Relays. In a high quality field filled with talent, Deleva fought his way to the front of the pack finishing strong as he rewarded himself with the second best finisher for Division II… Continue reading Saint Leo Track Teams Compete in Florida and Raleigh Relays