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Panthers fall short at Lewis, 78-72

ROMEOVILLE, Ill.—The Drury Panthers led the league-leading Lewis Flyers for most of the game on Thursday, but Lewis pushed ahead midway through the second half and hung on for a 78-72 win at home in Romeoville, Illinois.   Lewis improved to 12-8 and 10-3 in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. …

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Lewis flies past Lady Panthers 87-79

ROMEOVILLE, Ill. — Fresh off of a win over a ranked team on Tuesday, the Lewis Flyers took down another team in the top 25 as they defeated fourth-ranked Drury 87-79 on Thursday in Romeoville, Illinois.   The Flyers won their sixth-straight game and improved to 11-12 and 9-6 in …

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4th ranked Lady Panthers visit Lewis, Thur., 5:30 pm

Drury Lady Panthers Game Preview #4 Drury Lady Panthers (24-3, 14-2) at Lewis Flyers (10-12, 8-6) Thur., Feb. 17, 2022 – 5:30 pm – Romeoville, Ill.           Live Coverage Radio- JOCK 96.9/99.9/1060 Live Audio- 969thejock.com, TuneIn TV/Video- GLVCSN Live Stats- lewisflyers.com   Fourth-ranked Lady Panthers visit Lewis The Drury …

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Lady Panthers jump to number four national ranking

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— The Drury Lady Panthers jumped five spots in this week’s NCAA-II coaches’ poll and are ranked fourth in the nation. Last week, Drury was ninth but won two games last week, including a 77-58 win over 25th ranked Southern Indiana and a 111-55 victory over McKendree. The Lady …

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Nikko Calabro named GLVC Player of the Week

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— Drury catcher and first baseman Nikko Calabro was named the GLVC Player of the Week for his performance in four games last week.   The junior from St. John’s, Florida, hit .667, going 10 for 15 at the plate, with two home runs and 11 runs batted in. …

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Kristina Bettis named GLVC Pitcher of the Week

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— Drury’s Kristina Bettis was named the Great Lakes Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week in softball for her performance the week of Feb. 7-13. Bettis went 2-0 last week, winning both of her starts. On Saturday, she fired a one-hit shutout against Lincoln (Mo.) in the Alvy Early …

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Nebraska-Kearney sweeps Panthers

Women’s Tennis Match Summary   Sun., Feb. 13, 2022 FINAL Nebraska-Kearney (5-1) 7 PANTHERS (1-1) 0     SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— Nebraska-Kearney blanked Drury 7-0 in the Panthers second game of the season at the Cooper Tennis Complex on Sunday.   Drury fell to 1-1 while the Lopers improved to 5-1. …

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Drury rallies past Missouri Valley

Men’s Tennis Summary   Sun., Feb. 13, 2022 FINAL Missouri Valley (2-3) 2 #24 PANTHERS (1-1) 5     SPRINGFIELD, Mo.— The Drury Panthers bounced back from a Friday loss to defeat Missouri 5-2 on Sunday at the Cooper Tennis Complex in Springfield.   Drury, ranked 24th in NCAA-II, fell …

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