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Friday, May 27, 2016 - 10:48am
HATTIESBURG, Miss. — Facing elimination in the 2016 Conference USA Championship, Louisiana Tech quickly put an end to any doubts when the Bulldogs put up double-digit numbers for the second day in a row thanks to a season-high 18 hits to run-rule Charlotte, 13-3, in a shortened eight-inning contest Thursday morning at Pete Taylor Park. The Bulldogs avoided elimination with the win and will advance to face Florida Atlantic, which fell to Rice Thursday night, at 3 p.m. today at Pete Taylor Park in Hattiesburg. Charlotte became the first team eliminated from this year’s tournament. Tech became...

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04/25/2014
With just about one month left to go in the 2014 season, Louisiana Tech will step out of Conference USA play briefly this weekend as the Bulldogs welcome Alabama A&M to Ruston for a three-game...
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04/25/2014
PINEVILLE — Ruston High School pitcher “Doc” Wilkerson hurled a one-hitter Thursday as the Bearcats continued their District 2-5A dominance with a 3-0 win over Pineville. The teams close out regular...
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04/25/2014
Cedar Creek moves on to the second round where the Lady Cougars will play at Sacred Heart at 4:30 p.m. today in Ville Platte. The Lady Cougars are coming off a big 13-0 first-round playoff win over...
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04/25/2014
After celebrating their first-round win Tuesday with an on-field picture, the Chodurant Lady Aggies return to the diamond today with a 4:30 p.m. second-round game at Monterey.
04/25/2014
The Academy Sports and Outdoors Invitational Golf Tournament benefitting Buddy Ball of Ruston will be held May 3 at Trail’s End Golf Course in Arcadia. The tournament is limited to the first 36 paid...
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04/24/2014
NATCHITOCHES — Kelly Kincannon gave Northwestern State an early 3-0 lead with her first inning home run. And every time Louisiana Tech thought it had an answer, Kincannon had her own. Kincannon’s two...
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04/24/2014
The Ruston High School boys and girls track team each captured first place last week at the Haughton track meet. The RHS boys totaled 96.5 points, beating Airline (79.0), Haughton (76.5), Parkway (55...
04/24/2014
MONROE — Kodie Tidwell belted his first homer of the season to give ULM a 3-2 walkoff win Wednesday afternoon at Warhawk Field. Grambling State (12-27) plated the first runs of the game with a pair...
04/24/2014
GRAMBLING (AP) — Grambling State University’s athletic programs will get a finanical boost beginning in the fall after students approved an athletics fee that will generate an additional $1 million...
04/23/2014
GRAMBLING — Hailey Winter and Katelynn Hill each drove home two runs to lead Louisiana Tech to a 10-1 run rule win over Grambling State Tuesday afternoon at the GSU Softball Field. Tech (18-27)...