Left: Photo by ROBERT SUMMERLIN — Pitcher Tanner Frasier of Ruston High School starts to follow through on a pitch during weekend action at the Trey Altick Louisiana Prep Classic which was held at 10 different fields in the area, including the Bearcats’ diamond. Right: Catcher Austin McNeill of Cedar Creek takes a throw while guarding the plate during the Cougars’ action in the Trey Altick Louisiana Prep Classic this weekend. Cedar Creek was one of the schools serving as a host site for the tourney.
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Twenty-two swimmers from three Lincoln Parish High Schools will be competing to be the best this week in the Louisiana High School Athletic Association State Swimming Championships at the SPAR Aquatic Center in Sulphur.
Cedar Creek and Choudrant will compete starting today and continuing through Thursday, while Ruston and West Monroe are set for competition on Friday and Saturday.
After finishing the adidas Gamecock Soccer Classic 1-0-1 with matchups against Tennessee Tech and Jacksonville State, the Louisiana Tech soccer team returns home today to face Stephen F. Austin at 4 p.m. at the Lady Techster Complex.
“This is the toughest non-conference game we are going to play,” head coach Kevin Sherry said. “It will be a test with all of our injuries and small squad to see how we can survive.”
Garrett Hipp, a junior on Ruston High School’s baseball team, is coming off of a big performance in the Bearcats’ recent District 2-5A series against West Monroe High. Hipp drove in six runs with a home run and two singles in a 12-11 win over the Rebels. He’ll be helping the Bearcats (21-5, 5-1) play host to district foe Natchitoches Central High tonight starting at 5 p.m. Ruston has won nine of its last 10 games.