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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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03/16/2014
Louisiana Tech could have a new quarterback candidate come fall as Rivals.com reported this week that Cody Sokol, who found himself third in a three-way battle to become Iowa’s quarterback last...
03/16/2014
BOCA RATON, Fla. — Phil Maton pitched a complete game and struck out a season-high seven batters to lead Louisiana Tech to a 3-2 league win over Florida Atlantic and tie the series at one game apiece...
03/16/2014
LAFAYETTE — The Louisiana Tech soccer team opened up the spring season in impressive fashion as they defeated Nicholls State and host UL-Lafayette on Saturday evening to take the Louisiana College...
03/16/2014
UTEP banged out 31 hits in a doubleheader sweep of Louisiana Tech as the Miners defeated the Lady Techsters 11-6 and 12-3 Saturday afternoon in Conference USA action at the Lady Techster Softball...
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03/15/2014
The Ruston Junior High School eighth-grade baseball team captured first place at the Northwestern State Tournament held late last month. Pictured from left to right on the front row are Parker King,...
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03/15/2014
“Doc” Wilkerson pitched all seven innings Friday night as the Ruston Bearcats defeated Haughton 3-1 at the Airline High School Tournament in Bossier City.
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03/15/2014
No Britney Griner. No problem. When the All-American center ended her honor-filled career at Baylor University last year, the Lady Bears and Head Coach Kim Mulkey figured to struggle. It hasn’t...
03/15/2014
LAFAYETTE — The Louisiana Tech tennis team got back in the winning column on Saturday afternoon as the Lady Techsters defeated in-state rival UL-Lafayette, 5-2, at the Ragin’ Cajuns Courts. Tech (12-...
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03/15/2014
Bricks 4 Kidz, The IDEA Place, Louisiana Tech University’s College of Education and Lincoln ACHIEVE recently teamed up to sponsor its first LEGO® Building Contest. Building on the growing emphasis in...
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03/14/2014
EL PASO, Texas — Michale Kyser scored a career-high 20 points and Alex Hamilton added 19 as No. 1 seed Louisiana Tech used a big second half to pull away from No. 9 seed Charlotte, 86-65, at the Don...