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Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 7:51pm
NATCHITOCHES — Eddie Kennison rounded a bend of the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum, which mimics the meandering Cane River Lake, catching the eye of fellow Hall of Fame inductee Juan Pierre. “THE Eddie Kennison,” Pierre said after doing an interview Thursday as part of the Hall of Fame’s introductory press conference. “I had speed and maybe could of hung with Eddie for 10 yards, but this guy was fast.” Pierre, an Alexandria native, is 18th in career stolen bases in Major League Baseball history. Kennison, a Lake Charles native who was an All-American...

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02/05/2015
Only three weeks removed from facing each other in Ruston, Louisiana Tech and UAB will battle it out on the hardwood again, this time in Bartow Arena in Birmingham at 8 p.m. tonight. The contest will...
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02/04/2015
Students from Glen View Elementary School’s Teams of Tomorrow (TOTs) program performed during halftime of the Grambling State Lady Tigers vs. Mississippi Valley State game Monday night. Pictured in...
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02/04/2015
Louisiana Tech will host six home games in the newly expanded Joe Aillet Stadium as Conference USA officials released the 2015 league schedule Monday. The announcement comes less than a month after...
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02/04/2015
Mark Montgomery and the Louisiana Tech softball team will open its 2015 season Thursday on the first day of the six-team, four-day, 15-game Lady Techster Invitational hosted at the Lady Techster...
02/04/2015
New Living Word School remained undefeated in District 1-C play Tuesday with a 54-36 win over Gibsland-Coleman. The Eagles stand at 25-10 overall and 5-0 in district. Rashaan Proctor led the way for...
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02/03/2015
Louisiana High School Athletic Association Marketing Director Jacob Doyle (far right) was in Ruston Monday to present Ruston Daily Leader Executive Sports Editor O.K. “Buddy” Davis (center) with the...
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02/03/2015
Grambling State held Mississippi Valley State scoreless the first eight minutes of the contest Monday night at the Frederick C. Hobdy Assembly Center as the Lady Tigers roared past Mississippi Valley...
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02/03/2015
Kenneth Smith recorded double-doubles in victories over Western Kentucky University and Marshall which earned him Conference USA and Louisiana Sports Writer’s Association Player of the Week honors...
02/03/2015
GRAMLBING (AP) — Jeffrey Simmons scored 19 points and Mississippi Valley State edged Grambling State 68-65 on Monday. Grambling came back from a 15-point halftime deficit and tied the game at 65 with...
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02/02/2015
Ryan Allen doesn’t seem to have the patience to allow for the idiom “The third time’s the charm” to take hold. For Allen, waiting for the second time is long enough. That was proved again Sunday...