the nicholls worth

  • Women’s track makes big strides at indoor championships

    Women’s track makes big strides at indoor championships

    Katherine Kelly, Sports Editor

    February 23, 2018

    After preparing for the event all season, the Nicholls State University women’s track and field team competed and excelled in the Southland Conference (SLC) Indoor Track and Field Championships this Wednesday and Thursday at the Birmingham CrossPlex. HARD WORK PAID OFF Redshirt junior Taylor Douglas and Senior Emily Werenskiold competed in the 800 meter run on Wednesday and achieved personal records finishing at 2 minutes, 34.11 seconds and...

    Photo by: geauxcolonels.com

  • UL System approves student media referendum

    UL System approves student media referendum

    Keely Diebold, News Editor

    February 23, 2018

    At its Feb. 22 meeting, the University of Louisiana System board of supervisors approved the sending of the student media self-assessed fee referendum to a student vote. The fee will now appear on the ballot during spring elections for Student Programming Association and Student Government Association officers from March 18 through 21. The passing of the referendum would cancel the existing $9 Nicholls Worth and KNSU fee and replace it with...

  • Athlete Closeup: Cassidy Barrios

    Athlete Closeup: Cassidy Barrios

    Daniel Benitez, Sports Writer

    February 22, 2018

    The Nicholls State University women’s basketball team is currently in eighth place out of thirteen teams in the Southland Conference standings. Junior guard Cassidy Barrios has been a shining star for the Colonels this season, averaging 16.0 points and 9.2 rebounds per game. Barrios has also earned 12 double-doubles through the 25 games the Red and Gray have played. Barrios shared her interesting story on how she became a Colonel. FROM THE BEGINNI...

    Photo by: geauxcolonels.com

  • Nicholls men’s golf impresses with top-three finish

    Nicholls men’s golf impresses with top-three finish

    Damian Lefort, Sports Writer

    February 22, 2018

    The Nicholls State University men’s golf team wrapped up two tournaments this the past week. In last week’s Mobile Sports Authority Intercollegiate tournament, the Colonels’ first tournament since October, the team finished in a tie for 10th overall out of 16 teams. In this week’s action, the Colonels hosted their annual tournament, the Atchafalaya Intercollegiate tournament. The team put up an impressive overall performance, and finished...

    Photo by: geauxcolonels.com

  • Softball begins 2018 season

    Softball begins 2018 season

    Daniel Benitez, Sports Writer

    February 21, 2018

    The Nicholls State University softball team began the 2018 season this past weekend in the Black and Gold Tournament in Montgomery, Alabama after inclement weather cancelled the Lion Classic. OPENING DAY The Colonels found themselves in a defensive struggle Friday against the Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne Mastodons. With the game still scoreless after seven innings, an international tie-breaker rule where one runner goes to ...

    Photo by: geauxcolonels.com

  • Nicholls baseball opener took dramatic turn for the better

    Nicholls baseball opener took dramatic turn for the better

    Katherine Kelly, Sports Editor

    February 21, 2018

    In its season-opening series against the Stony Brook University Seawolves, the Nicholls State University baseball team ended on a high note after dropping the first three games. SERIES RECAP In their opening game at Ben Meyer Diamond at Ray E. Didier field on Friday, Feb. 16, the Colonels fell in a 6-5 loss to the Seahawks. Contributing to the offensive effort with one hit a piece were freshman Xane Washington and senior infielders Joey Morales a...

    Photo by: geauxcolonels.com

UL System approves student media referendum
SGA leaders advocate for higher education
View All
Advertisement
Women’s track makes big strides at indoor championships
Athlete Closeup: Cassidy Barrios
Nicholls men’s golf impresses with top-three finish
View All
Advertisement
Getting to Know: Sara Dempster
View All
The student newspaper of Nicholls State University
The student newspaper of Nicholls State University