2007-08 Athletics News
June 30, 2008 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT - Centenary fans, visit the mobile store online at GoCentenary.com to download wallpapers to your cell phone. Be a true Centenary Ladies and Gents fan by showing your support and by downloading a scenic photo of campus, your team's huddle, or your team's logo to serve as the wallpaper on your phone.
June 11, 2008 | Athletics
ELMHURST, Ill. - The Summit League Academic All-League Teams for the winter and spring seasons were announced by the conference office today. Centenary landed 66 student-athletes on the list from the sports of baseball, men's and women's basketball, men's and women's golf, softball, men's and women's swimming, and men's and women's tennis.
June 6, 2008 | Athletics
NORMAN, Okla. - Former Centenary men's basketball All-American Burl Plunkett passed away on Thursday at his home in Valliant, Okla., at the age of 75. Plunkett played for the Gents from 1953-55 and later took the Oklahoma Sooners women's basketball program to the NCAA Tournament as head coach.
June 2, 2008 | Athletics
ELMHURST, Ill. - For the second time in as many years Centenary has been given The Summit League Sportsmanship Award. Centenary is only the second school in league history to receive the award twice, Southern Utah won the award five times.
May 28, 2008 | Athletics
KATHMANDU, Nepal - Centenary alumnus Joby Ogwyn has reached the summit of Mount Everest for the second time. The 33-year-old summitted on May 24, according to his father, David Ogwyn, and is back in Kathmandu.
May 20, 2008 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT - Centenary College held its annual graduation ceremony on Saturday, May 10, 2008, and honored 195 graduates in its 100th graduating class at the Shreveport-Bossier campus and its 183rd class overall. Among those recognized for their hard work and achievement were 43 current or former student-athletes.
April 24, 2008 | Athletics
Centenary Athletics Hall of Fame
March 4, 2008 | Athletics
February 15, 2008 | Athletics
Centenary Softball Media Guide
February 8, 2008 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT - Like their male counterparts, the Centenary women's s golf team get its spring season started over the weekend. The Ladies open their schedule on Sunday at Koasati Pines Collegiate Classic, hosted by McNeese State.
February 4, 2008 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT - ESPN's Sports Travel website writer Josh Pahigian recently compiled a Top 10 list of the very best nicknames for colleges and universities with basketball squads. The Ladies and Gents were selected in the top 10 and were the only Division I school to receive the recognition.
January 31, 2008 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT, La. - Students, faculty, staff and members of the community will line the streets around Centenary College and into the fitness center Friday, Feb. 1 beginning at noon to film a get well message for Matthew Campbell, a 15-year old Youree Drive Middle School student who has had two heart transplants and one kidney transplant.
January 24, 2008 | Athletics
ELMHURST, Ill. - The Summit League office released its Academic All-League Teams today for the fall 2007 semester and Centenary has 37 members on the list. To be eligible for the award, student-athletes have to earn a 3.0 grade point average or better for the semester and must use a year of eligibility.
December 7, 2007 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT - The Centenary men's basketball team moved into the top 100 in both the CollegeRPI.com (93) and the KenPom.com (85) College Basketball Ratings Percentage Indexes (RPI) this week. The Gents are the highest rated Summit League team in both polls.
December 1, 2007 | Athletics
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December 1, 2007 | Athletics
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November 12, 2007 | Athletics
Student-Athlete Handbook
October 12, 2007 | Athletics
The C Club Roster
September 24, 2007 | Athletics
Cross Country coach Dr. Shelley Armstrong describes a her thoughts and actions during the Ladies and Gents season-opener at Louisiana Tech.
September 14, 2007 | Athletics
September 10, 2007 | Athletics
Centenary Sports Medicine
August 24, 2007 | Athletics
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August 24, 2007 | Athletics
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August 24, 2007 | Athletics
Centenary Gents & Ladies Nickname and Mascot History
August 24, 2007 | Athletics
Centenary Visitor's Guide
August 24, 2007 | Athletics
Centenary Sports Medicine
August 24, 2007 | Athletics
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August 24, 2007 | Athletics
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August 24, 2007 | Athletics
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August 24, 2007 | Athletics
Driving Directions to Centenary College
August 21, 2007 | Athletics
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August 20, 2007 | Athletics
I would like to take this opportunity to personally introduce you to the C Club.
August 20, 2007 | Athletics
It is great to be back at Centenary and I am honored to be serving my alma mater (class of '93) as Director of Athletics.
August 17, 2007 | Athletics
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July 24, 2007 | Athletics
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July 24, 2007 | Athletics
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July 23, 2007 | Athletics
ELMHURST - The 2006-07 Mid-Continent Conference Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence has been released and Centenary student-athletes accounted for 73 of the 623 Mid-Con student-athletes honored.
July 6, 2007 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT— Centenary College and XOS Technologies, Inc. have partnered to build a new athletics website designed to be fan friendly and interactive in addition to generating revenue. The improved site will feature a new live stats platform, streaming audio and video, an email broadcast list, and an online store. The target date for the launch of the revamped www.GoCentenary.com website is August 1 st . The current version of the website will expire at midnight on July 8 th and only a “coming soon” splash page will be posted until the new site is up and running.   XOS Technologies, Inc. is the leading technology provider for maximizing the value of content, commerce, and service for sports organizations and fans. Its Network supports more than 150 professional and collegiate athletics sites.   “We are excited to work with the XOS Network,” said Centenary Assistant Athletics Director David Pratt. “The partnership between Centenary athletics and XOS will allow our fans and followers a well-branded hub from which they can find anything and everything about our Ladies and Gents teams.”   At this time, Centenary is working on infrastructure updates that are essential in maximizing the capabilities of the new GoCentenary.com website. Different features will be offered as the technology is put into place on campus. The first scheduled live audio and video streaming will take place during the men’s and women’s basketball seasons in November.   “We are hopeful that the necessary equipment can be installed soon, which would allow us to also broadcast the early fall sports, such as soccer and volleyball, via audio and video streaming and through live stats,” said Pratt. “However, we feel confident that the process will be concluded by basketball season.”   The transition from the current AmericanEagle.com based website to the new XOS Network is expected to take a few weeks.
July 3, 2007 | Athletics
Dr. Tom Tallach SHREVEPORT--Centenary College President Dr. Kenneth Schwab announced today that Dr. Thomas G. Tallach, Assistant Athletic Director at Tarleton State University and former Interim Athletic Director at Texas A & M-Commerce, has been named director of athletics for the institution. Tallach succeeds Taylor Moore who stepped down in October, 2006.     “We are excited about Dr. Tallach and his commitment to the future of our program,” said Schwab.   “His deep and diverse experience in athletics administration paired with his passion and unique perspective for the Centenary student-athlete experience make him the ideal selection to lead our program.”   Tallach graduated magna cum laude and as the top graduate of Centenary’s Health and Exercise Science department in 1993, where he was an Academic All-Conference selection and member of the Gents’ ’92 and ‘93 Trans-America Athletic Conference Western Division Baseball Championship teams. Evidence of Tallach’s leadership can already be seen on campus, as he led the effort to conceptualize the Centenary Wellness Center in his role as President of the Centenary Student-Athlete Advisory Committee in his senior year.   Tallach went on to earn his Master of Science and Doctorate in Education at Texas A&M University-Commerce, where he served as an assistant men’s basketball coach and teaching assistant in the Department of Health and Physical Education, Assistant Athletic Director and, ultimately Interim Athletic Director where he organized and administered all aspects of a NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics department including management of a $2.2 million budget, 11 sport programs and a staff of 19 full-time employees.   He provided leadership in all areas including fiscal affairs, facilities/event management, rules compliance, marketing/promotions, fund-raising, personnel management, sports medicine and media