HATTIESBURG, Miss. — Louisiana Tech freshman Victor Lange won’t soon forget his first collegiate event, and rightly so.
Neither will Bulldog head coach Jeff Parks.
Parks watched the Johannesburg, South Africa native fire a final round one-under-par 70 Tuesday to complete the two-day, 54-hole event at eight-under-par (205) and capture the individual title at the 2012 Sam Hall Intercollegiate hosted by Southern Mississippi at the Hattiesburg Country Club.
Cedar Cree High’s softball team hit the “trifecta” today.
Not one, not two, but three Lady Cougars are first unit members of the 2012 Class 1A All-State squad announced by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association.
Outfielder Lilla Jimmerson and utility players Lauren Yepson and Maggie Davidson give Cedar Creek’s co-District 2-1A champions the second most (to Archbishop Hannan’s four) representatives on the top squad of the postseason team that was voted on by a 12-member statewide sportswriting panel.
DES MOINES, Iowa – Louisiana Tech University’s women’s track and field program opens competition at the NCAA Championships today at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, armed with six women qualifying with five entries.
The championship meet starts today and continues through Saturday with Thursday and Friday’s action broadcast on ESPN3 and Saturday’s action televised on ESPNU.
Today and Thursday is comprised of semifinal rounds while Friday and Saturday will be finals events except in the women’s long jump, which has both the semifinal and final rounds on Thursday.