University of Puget Sound athletics celebrated its 2017-18 year with the annual All-Sports Celebration in Memorial Fieldhouse Tuesday night. Former men's basketball student-athlete Matt Reid '16 was the emcee for the event.
Puget Sound will celebrate its women's tennis seniors as the Loggers compete in their final matches of the season in the Tennis Pavilion this weekend. Puget Sound hosts Pacific Lutheran, Friday, April 13, at 4 p.m., and College of Idaho, Saturday, April 14, at 11 a.m. Meanwhile, the Logger men compete in their final match of the season at Linfield, Sunday, April 15, starting at 1 p.m.
Senior Joe McRoberts and his parents were honored by Puget Sound before the final home match of his collegiate career Sunday. The Puget Sound men’s tennis team lost to No 23 Whiman, 9-0, and the Logger women lost at the No. 32 Blues, 9-0.
Senior Joe McRoberts will play in his final matches in the Tennis Pavilion as the Puget Sound men's tennis team hosts Whitworth (Saturday, April 7) and Whitman (Sunday, April 8) this weekend. Meanwhile, the Logger women play at both the Pirates and Blues this weekend.
The Puget Sound tennis teams return to the courts for Northwest Conference matches this weekend. The Logger men compete at Pacific Lutheran, Saturday, March 24 at 1 p.m., and the Logger women host Linfield, Sunday, March 25, at 12 p.m.
The Puget Sound women’s tennis team extended its winning streak to three matches when it defeated Pacific, 7-2, in a Northwest Conference contest at home Sunday afternoon. The Logger men lost at Pacific, 9-0.
Over a month after losing a non-conference match at Willamette, the Puget Sound women’s tennis team got redemption by topping the Bearcats, 7-2, in a Northwest Conference match in the Tennis Pavilion Saturday afternoon. Meanwhile, the Logger men narrowly lost at Willamette, 5-4.
The Puget Sound lacrosse team returns to Oregon this weekend for two games in Forest Grove. The Loggers take on Pacific in a Northwest Conference clash Saturday, March 10, at 7 p.m. The Boxers host Puget Sound’s non-conference game against St. Mary’s (Ind.), Sunday, March 11, at 3 p.m.
The Puget Sound men’s and women’s tennis teams return to NCAA action this weekend. The Logger men kickoff their Northwest Conference schedule by hosting Pacific Lutheran Friday, Feb. 23, at 4 p.m., and then playing host to Willamette Sunday, Feb. 25, at 11 a.m. The Logger women take on NCAA D-I San Jose State (hosted by Portland State) Saturday, Feb. 24, at 10 a.m.
The Puget Sound women’s tennis spring season begins Sunday, Feb. 4, when the Loggers compete against Willamette in the Salem Tennis and Swim Club at 2 p.m. Meanwhile this weekend, the Logger men continue their season at Lewis & Clark Saturday, Feb. 3, at 11 a.m.
The 2018 Puget Sound spring tennis season begins Friday, Jan. 26, when the Logger men take on NCAA D-I Portland State at Club Green Meadows in Vanvoucer, Washington. The Puget Sound programs are no strangers to NCAA D-I competition. Last year, the Logger men competed against Seattle University, and the women battled against both Seattle University and Air Force.
Puget Sound earned 111 Northwest Conference Scholar-Athlete honors, the NWC announced Tuesday. Meghan Bacher '17 and Hans Fortune '17 both earned NWC First Team Scholar-Athlete nods. In order to qualify, NWC Scholar-Athletes must have a minimum 3.50 cumulative GPA.
Alexis Noren (women's basketball) was named Puget Sound's Most Outstadning Female Student-Athlete, and Hans Fortune earned Most Outstanding Male Student-Athlete during the Loggers' annual All-Sports Celelbration in Memorial Fieldhouse Tuesday night. University of Puget Sound president Isiaah Crawford presented the awards to both Noren and Fortune.
In one of the most popular annual events for Puget Sound athletics, the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) hosted the Metro Parks Tacoma Special Olympics on Monday, April 17. Special Olympians competed in basketball, kickball, and soccer with the support of Logger student-athletes from all 23 varsity teams.