Loewen reportedly has high ankle sprain


The Maui News – Lahainaluna High School graduate Mitchell Loewen, a defensive lineman with the New Orleans Saints, has a high ankle sprain, The Times-Picayune reported Monday, citing a source familiar with the situation.

Loewen was on crutches after Sunday’s 36-20 loss to the New England Patriots, the newspaper reported. The 24-year-old rookie was helped off the field the during the fourth quarter.

Loewen signed with the Saints in 2016, but spent the season on injured reserve with a foot injury.