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2014 Student-Athlete Alumni Challenge A Great Success


March 7, 2014

Loyola University Maryland Athletics is proud to congratulate the men's golf and men's and women's rowing teams on winning the Loyola Student-Athlete Alumni Challenge and the $10,000 in prize money.   

The men's golf team earned half the prize money for having an overall alumni giving percentage of 27 percent; the rowing program won the other half by having a 7.8 percent increase in alumni donors over those from fiscal year 2012-13. 

Eight-hundred-ninety student-athlete alumni donors gave to Loyola Athletics during the challenge, ensuring every program benefited.

"Financial support from alumni is critical to the continued success of our athletic programs," said Jim Paquette, Loyola's assistant vice president and director of athletics. "It ensures our coaches have the ability to provide our student-athletes with the resources to be successful in the community, classroom and on the playing field.  Thank you to everyone who participated in the challenge and is helping positively impact the lives of our student-athletes."

2013-14 Loyola Student-Athlete Alumni Challenge Summary:
(Data as of Feb 28, 2014 upon completion of the competition)

  • 890 student-athlete alumni supported Loyola during the challenge (June 1, 2013 - Feb 28, 2014)
  • Four teams surpassed their overall FY 2012-13 giving (Rowing, Women's Basketball, Women's Volleyball, and Men's Golf)
  • 268 student-athlete alumni donated this year for the challenge who did not make a gift in FY 2012-2013
  • 106 young alumni (graduated in the last five years) made a gift during the challenge
  • Overall 19 percent participation rate from student-athlete alumni (as of 2/28/14)

Have not made your gift yet? You have until May 31, 2014 to be counted as a donor this fiscal year. Support your team at LoyolaGreyhounds.com/support or call 410-617-5145 today!

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Saturday, Jan 31
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Men's Basketball at Army 3:00 PM Video
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Swimming & Diving at Pre-Patriot League Invitational 10:00 AM
Women's Track at John Covert Classic All Day
Women's Track vs Armory Invitational All Day
Wednesday, Feb 4
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Men's Basketball at American 7:30 PM Video
Women's Basketball American 7:00 PM Video
Saturday, Feb 7
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Men's Basketball Lehigh 7:00 PM Video
Women's Basketball at Lehigh 2:00 PM
Men's Lacrosse Virginia 1:00 PM Video
Wednesday, Feb 11
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Men's Basketball Lafayette 7:30 PM Video
Women's Basketball at Lafayette 7:00 PM
Thursday, Feb 12
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Women's Track at Multi-Mix Invite All Day
Saturday, Feb 14
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Men's Basketball at Boston University 1:00 PM Video
Women's Basketball Boston University 2:00 PM Video
Men's Lacrosse Penn State 12:00 PM Video
Sunday, Feb 15
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Tennis at Mary Washington - Men 4:00 PM
Men's Tennis at Mary Washington 4:00 PM
Wednesday, Feb 18
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Men's Basketball at Bucknell 7:00 PM Video
Women's Basketball Bucknell 7:00 PM Video
Swimming & Diving at Patriot League Championships All Day
Men's Lacrosse at Towson TBA
Thursday, Feb 19
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Swimming & Diving at Patriot League Championships All Day
Friday, Feb 20
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Swimming & Diving at Patriot League Championships All Day
Women's Track at Patriot League Indoor Championships All Day
Saturday, Feb 21
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Women's Soccer at Villanova Play Day All Day
Men's Tennis Shepherd 12:00 PM
Women's Lacrosse at Princeton 1:00 PM
Men's Lacrosse Holy Cross 1:00 PM Video
Tennis Coppin State - Men 4:00 PM
Men's Tennis Coppin State 4:00 PM
Women's Track at Patriot League Indoor Championships All Day
Swimming & Diving at Patriot League Championships All Day
Sunday, Feb 22
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Tennis Coppin State - Women 3:00 PM
Tennis Wagner 6:00 PM
Men's Tennis Wagner 6:00 PM
Women's Track at Patriot League Indoor Championships All Day
Men's Golf vs Neville Kovacs Group Intercollegiate All Day
Monday, Feb 23
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Men's Golf vs Neville Kovacs Group Intercollegiate All Day
Tuesday, Feb 24
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Men's Golf vs Neville Kovacs Group Intercollegiate All Day
Wednesday, Feb 25
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Women's Lacrosse Johns Hopkins 6:00 PM Video
Friday, Feb 27
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Men's Tennis at North Carolina Central 2:00 PM
Tennis at North Carolina Central 2:00 PM
Swimming & Diving at ECAC Championships All Day
Saturday, Feb 28
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Tennis at North Carolina A&T 9:00 AM
Men's Tennis at North Carolina A&T 9:00 AM
Men's Lacrosse Lehigh 2:00 PM Video
Women's Lacrosse James Madison 5:00 PM Video

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Saturday, Jan 24
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Men's Basketball Colgate L, 59-58 Video
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Thursday, Jan 29
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Men's Basketball Holy Cross W, 64-54 Video
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Friday, Jan 30
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Swimming & Diving Mount St. Mary's - Women W: W, 194-98
Women's Track Armory Invitational All Day
Saturday, Jan 31
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Men's Basketball Army 3:00 PM Video
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Swimming & Diving Pre-Patriot League Invitational 10:00 AM
Women's Track John Covert Classic All Day
Women's Track Armory Invitational All Day