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Wolfpack teams receive honors from National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

December 14, 2007

The Loyola University New Orleans Wolfpack womenís basketball team, menís basketball team, and womenís volleyball team all received honors from the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).

The Wolfpack womenís basketball team garnered national recognition from the NAIA National Poll, reaching the 18th spot in the latest ranking. The Wolfpack womenís basketball team NAIA National Poll ranking is down one spot from their preseason ranking of 17th, which had been the highest Loyola has ever been ranked in the NAIA poll.

The Wolfpack menís basketball team received votes in the NAIA Division I Top 25 poll. The Wolfpack menís basketball team ranked 36 out of the 43 teams receiving votes in the poll.

Three Wolfpack womenís volleyball players were honored as Daktronics Scholar Athletes by the NAIA as Daktronics Scholar Athletes; marketing junior Sarah Howard; psychology senior Colleen McNerney, and accounting and finance junior Mary Seals.

For more information, please contact Brett Simpson at (504)864-7396 or bsimpson@loyno.edu

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