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After being selected to the All-Conference USA Team, Louisiana Tech’s Kathryn Sloan and Nomvula Kgoale added to their hardware by being named to the 2016 NCAA Division I All-Central Region Team, announced by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. Sloan and Kgoale were two of 15 players from C-USA to be named All-Central Region, both making the second team after leading the Lady Techsters to a 14-win season and a third straight appearance in the conference tournament despite being picked 11th in the preseason. This is the second time Sloan has been honored with this award after...

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IRVING, Texas — Conference USA Commissioner Britton Banowsky named the 15 recipients of the Jim Castañeda Postgraduate Scholarship Awards Tuesday with Bulldog golfer Travis Wilmore receiving the...
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06/17/2014
A 2012 Grambling State University football signee was shot and killed Friday in his hometown of Pensacola, Florida. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office reported that Shaquille Purifoy, 22, was shot...
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Louisiana Tech athletics director Tommy McClelland announced the hiring of Jeff Jenkins as the Bulldogs’ new head golf coach Monday. Jenkins replaces Jeff Parks who resigned to pursue other...
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Athlon Sports released its Preseason All-Conference USA Teams Friday with Louisiana Tech’s Kenneth Dixon and Houston Bates both receiving first team honors in the publication’s annual preview of the...
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06/14/2014
Richard “Moon” Ducote’ of Cottonport became nationally famous in 1918 for kicking a field goal. It wasn’t just any field goal, nor was “Moon” Ducote’ just any player. It was a 41-yard field goal for...
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If you build it, they will come. The concept worked for baseball in the movie “Field of Dreams,” and officials at Ruston High School are hoping the same will hold true for volleyball. RHS teacher/...
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Joshua Cox recorded a top-15 finish in his first appearance on the national level as the NCAA Championships came to a close Saturday at Heyward Field in Eugene, Oregon. Cox set a mark of 213-4 (65....