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Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 10:56am
NATCHITOCHES — It was a winning weekend for the Ruston Daily Leader and Louisiana Tech University as the Louisiana Sports Writers Association held its annual awards banquet Sunday at The Landing Restaurant. The Daily Leader’s O.K. “Buddy” Davis and T. Scott Boatright each brought home first place awards with Davis taking his fifth straight top honors for Sports Column Writing while Boatright placed first in Headline Writing. Boatright also took second place in Pro Feature Writing for a story he did on former Grambling State and MLB baseball player Gary Eave. Louisiana Tech University writer/...

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06/28/2016
NATCHITOCHES — It was a winning weekend for the Ruston Daily Leader and Louisiana Tech University as the Louisiana Sports Writers Association held its annual awards banquet Sunday at The Landing...
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06/28/2016
The sport of women’s basketball lost a legend this morning as Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history, died at the age of 64. Summitt led the Tennessee Lady...
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06/27/2016
NATCHITOCHES — The record will show 11 new inductees joined the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday night at the Natchitoches Events Center. Listening to each of the inductee’s speeches,...
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06/27/2016
Shades of Tim Rattay? Well, don’t be shocked if another low round draft choice out of Louisiana Tech University weaves some magic for the San Francisco 49ers. Rattay, now the quarterbacks’ coach for...
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06/25/2016
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the 10th story in a series about the 2016 Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony that was held Saturday at the Natchitoches Event Center. Willis Reed was arguably the...
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06/25/2016
GRAMBLING — After only two years at the helm of the Lady Tigers, Grambling State women’s basketball coach Nadine Domond has resigned to join her former college coach Vivian Stringer at Rutgers. HBCU...
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06/25/2016
Top: Competitors in Saturday morning’s special Ainsley’s Angels event during Saturday’s Peach Festival 5K run got a two-minute head start on other runners. Middle: Runners start their race during...
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06/24/2016
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the nintth story in a series leading up to the 2016 Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony to be held Saturday at the Natchitoches Event Center. P.J. Brown will add...
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06/23/2016
Louisiana Tech Athletics Director Tommy McClelland feels he made the right choice in naming Lane Burroughs as Tech’s eighth head baseball coach in program history. But during Thursday’s press...
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06/23/2016
Ruston High School outfielder Seth White earned first-team honors as the Class 5A All-Louisiana Baseball Team was announced today. White batted .460 this season. Senior pitcher Cade Gibson earned All...