2008-09 Athletics News
June 29, 2009 | Athletics
ELMHURST, Ill. - The 2008-09 Summit League Commissioner's List of Academic Excellence has been released and a total of 803 student-athletes from all 19 league-sponsored sports have been honored for their academic prowess.
June 22, 2009 | Athletics
ELMHURST, Ill. - The 2008-09 Summit League Academic All-League team has been released and 71 Centenary student-athletes from 15 league-sponsored sports have been honored for their academic prowess.
April 15, 2009 | Athletics
ELMHURST, Ill. - The University of South Dakota (USD) has accepted an invitation to become a member of The Summit League, Commissioner Tom Douple announced today at a press conference on the USD campus in Vermilion, S.D. USD will begin league competition during the 2011-12 academic year and will have full eligibility for all regular season and tournament championships in 2012-13.
March 24, 2009 | Athletics
LAS VEGAS - The Centenary Ladies Tennis team fell to conference foe Oral Roberts 7-0 on Saturday morning.
March 7, 2009 | Athletics
ATLANTA, Ga. - The Centenary softball team picked up a pair of wins during the second day of competition at the Georgia Tech Buzz Classic on #$%^Saturday. The Ladies were victorious over Winthrop 9-2 and then edged Akron 2-1
February 21, 2009 | Athletics
ROCHESTER, Mich. - The success continues for the Centenary men's and women's swimming teams as they continued to break school records Friday at the second day of the Summit League Championship. Overall, the Gents remain in second with 388 points, while the Ladies remain in third with 317 points.
February 11, 2009 | Athletics
ELMHURST, Ill. - After winning the dual meet against Toledo and then finishing 12th at the Koasati Pines Collegiate Classic, senior Jessica Garza has won The Summit League Women's Golfer of the Week award.
February 8, 2009 | Athletics
Shreveport - Senior captian attacker Adam Mastrodomenico tallied a whopping 5 goals in a 10-9 hard fought loss to the Green #$%^Wave of Tulane University.
January 29, 2009 | Athletics
ELMHURST, Ill. − With the first semester of the 2008-09 academic year in the books, The Summit League has announced its Academic All-League Teams for the fall season. A total of 450 Summit League student-athletes from men's and women's cross country, men's and women's soccer and volleyball have been honored for their academic excellence.
January 21, 2009 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT, La. - Herb "Flight Time" Lang, 1998 Centenary College graduate, will be the guest of honor when Bossier City Mayor "Lo" Walker will officially proclaim January 22 as Herb Lang day! Mayor Walker will present the joint Shreveport-Bossier City proclamation to Lang, who is now in his 10th year as a Harlem Globetrotter.
January 6, 2009 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT - The Centenary Alumni Relations would like to invite all former Ladies and Gents student-athletes to Pie Works for a reunion on Thursday, Jan. 8, starting at 5:30 p.m.
November 27, 2008 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT - For the second straight weekend, the Centenary men's basketball team will be in Baton Rouge for the LSU Classic. The Gents will be #$%^hosted by LSU on Friday and then play Alcorn State on Saturday; both contests are set to tip-off at 7 p.m
November 4, 2008 | Athletics
ELMHURST, Ill. - For the second time in her short collegiate career, freshman Madeline Wyatt has been chosen as The Summit League Female Swimmer of the Week, after posting four first place finishes at the Hendrix Classic and Relays on Friday and Saturday. This is also the third time in a month a member of the Ladies swimming team has been given the conference's weekly honor.
November 3, 2008 | Athletics
The annual C Club Tip-Off Luncheon and basketball media day will be on Thursday, Nov. 6, at noon in the Whited Room (Bynum Commons). Both teams will be there along with coach Steve Curtis and Greg Gary. Tickets for C Club Members are eight dollars and available at the door.
October 30, 2008 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT - Three of Centenary's athletics teams will host home events this weekend, beginning with women's soccer on Friday at 7 p.m. Saturday's action will begin bright and early, as the cross country teams will host The Summit League Championship at 10 a.m., while the men's soccer team will cap the night off at 7 p.m. Ladies soccer will conclude the weekend and their season on Sunday at 11 a.m. with a match against IUPUI.
October 22, 2008 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT - For those of you who don't know me I'm Tony Black the Assistant Sports Information Director at Centenary. While I was never much of an athlete other than playing pick up games with neighborhood kids I always enjoyed sports. My athletic dreams died pretty quickly in life, I got cut from the basketball team in fifth and sixth grade and was axed from the baseball team in seventh grade.
October 20, 2008 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT - The Gold Dome renovations, which include plans to install a new wood floor, new bleachers, and an upgraded sound system among other things, are progressing nicely. The old floor and bleachers have been completely removed. All audio/video, power, scoreboard and shot clock wiring, phone lines, and internet lines on the court area have been installed and routed to their end destinations. The court is now being sanded and the bleachers will be installed within the next few weeks.
October 2, 2008 | Athletics
SHREVEPORT - If you're a fan collegiate sports, then this weekend is perfect for you. The action will get started on Friday when both of Centenary's soccer teams host Summit League matches. Saturday's schedule begins when the softball team hosts its annual fall tournament, swimming starts its 2008-09 season against Delta State, cross country will welcome several local teams to the Centenary Invitational and the volleyball team plays Mississippi Valley State. Closing the dream weekend for college sports fans will be the men's soccer team on Sunday at 1 p.m.
September 15, 2008 | Athletics
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September 15, 2008 | Athletics
July 31, 2008 | Athletics
The Centenary official school website is temporarily shut down due to technical difficulties on campus. The website should be working again on Friday or Saturday. Thank you for your patience.
July 21, 2008 | Athletics
The Centenary Athletic Department would like to take this opportunity to thank the 250+ individuals and 40+ corporations and businesses that were members of the C Club during 2007-08. Without your support, many of the following accomplishments would not have been possible: