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Logger baseball avoids sweep but falls to fourth in NWC
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Logger baseball avoids sweep but falls to fourth in NWC

It was a rollercoaster of a series for the Puget Sound baseball team as they squared off against their cross-town rival Pacific Lutheran this past weekend. On Saturday the Loggers were completely shut down and the Lutes cruised to a 4-0 victory. On Sunday, the action was much more exciting […]

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Lacrosse tops Linfield to finish season at 6-6

The Puget Sound women’s lacrosse team ended the 2011 season on a high note this past weekend, wrapping up the year with a 19-8 victory over the Linfield Wildcats on Saturday. The Loggers dropped a match to Pacific University on Friday by a score of 18-12, but salvaged the split […]

Tennis teams wrap up, look to brighter future
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Tennis teams wrap up, look to brighter future

The men’s and women’s tennis seasons came to a close this past weekend for Puget Sound. The men finished up a long rebuilding season under new coaching on the road, dropping a pair of matches to Whitworth and Whitman. The pair of defeats marked the ninth and tenth straight losses […]

Loggers sweep Pioneers, manage just one win against Willamette
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Loggers sweep Pioneers, manage just one win against Willamette

The Puget Sound softball team had a successful five game set this past weekend against the Lewis and Clark Pioneers and the Willamette Bearcats after returning from a six-game spring break series in southern California. The Loggers swept the Pioneers in two games on Friday by scores of 7-5 and […]

Softball drops series to Whitworth despite their never-say-die attitude
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Softball drops series to Whitworth despite their never-say-die attitude

The Puget Sound softball team continued their early season struggle this past weekend against Whitworth, dropping four games to the Pirates. Although the Loggers could not come away with a win against Whitworth, the team fought hard in all four contests. On Saturday, the Loggers fell behind early 4-0 in […]

Tennis teams fall to Whitworth, rebound for dominant wins against non-conference foes
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Tennis teams fall to Whitworth, rebound for dominant wins against non-conference foes

The 2011 men and women’s tennis season is under way. The Loggers have high expectations this year as they look to settle in and compete for a spot in the NWC tournament at season’s end. Both teams have a strong core group of upperclassmen leading the way on the court […]

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Men’s basketball ends season on high note, looks ahead to future

The 2010-2011 men’s basketball season came to an end this past weekend on the road with the Loggers going 1-1 in their two-game set with Lewis and Clark and George Fox. Puget Sound dropped a heart-breaker to the Pioneers of Lewis and Clark on Friday in overtime, but rebounded on […]

Swim teams continue to impress as NWC season winds to a conclusion
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Swim teams continue to impress as NWC season winds to a conclusion

The Puget Sound men and women’s swim teams had tremendous success down the back stretch of their respective dual meet schedules. The defending NWC champion Whitworth Pirates were the only team who could upend both the men and women’s teams throughout the Loggers’ excellent season. After the Puget Sound campus […]

Focus on defense paying off early for women’s basketball
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Focus on defense paying off early for women’s basketball

The Puget Sound women’s basketball team picked up their fourth and fifth consecutive victories this past weekend, knocking off Willamette and Pacific, respectively. Huge disparities between the Loggers’ scoring and their opponents’ thanks to stifling defensive efforts were the theme for the team in Tacoma on Friday and Saturday as […]

Women’s soccer and volleyball both fall at NCAA regionals
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Women’s soccer and volleyball both fall at NCAA regionals

Several Puget Sound athletic teams earned the right to compete in the postseason this year. Both women’s soccer and women’s volleyball made appearances at their respective NCAA tournaments this past weekend, but unfortunately both suffered first round exits. Women’s volleyball traveled to St. Paul, MN for their first round game […]