After a two-hour weather delay, the LSU soccer team dropped its SEC season opener by a score of 3-0 to the Florida Gators. The loss now drops the Tigers to 2-5-1 (0-1-0 SEC) while Florida improved to 5-4-0 (1-0-0 SEC).
After the LSU Tigers went 43-19 in the 2019 season, the team finishes the year ranked in the top 10. The squad comes in at No. 10 in the USA Today/NFCA Poll and finished at No. 12 in the ESPN.com/USA Softball poll.
The LSU softball has earned five NFCA All-South Region honors. Shemiah Sanchez, Amanda, Sanchez, Shelbi Sunseri, and Aliyah Andrews have all earned first team honors, while freshman Savannah Stewart was named to third team.
The LSU men claimed their first SEC Outdoor Track and Field Championship since 1990, edging Florida 105-95 with pole vaulter Mondo Duplantis giving the Tigers the lead for good by setting a new NCAA record with a mark of 19 feet, eight and 1/4 inches.
LSU senior Sarah Finnegan, a two-time NCAA Champion, two-time Southeastern Conference Gymnast of the Year and one the greatest student-athletes in LSU history, has been named one of four finalists for the Class of 2019 Honda Sport Award for Gymnastics.
LSU’s newest hire, athletic director Scott Woodward, spoke for over a half an hour in his introductory press conference and touched on many subjects. Before posing alongside his family with the football program’s vaunted “Win!” bar, he emphasized his roots in Louisiana and at LSU as well as his comm
The LSU softball team remains in the Top 10 of the national polls. The Tigers have moved to No. 10 in the USA Today/NFCA Division I Coaches Poll and moved to No. 7 in the ESPN.com/USA Today Softball poll.