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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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05/22/2017
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. —Louisiana Tech took No. 1 ranked Minnesota into extra innings before the Gophers (56-4) scored three runs in the top of the ninth to defeat the Lady Techsters (38-24) 5-2 at Rhoads...
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05/21/2017
‘TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Marilyn Rizzato and Morgan Turkoly drove in three runs each and Preslee Gallaway recorded eight strikeouts to lead Louisiana Tech to an 8-1 win over Albany at Rhoads Stadium in...
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05/21/2017
The fun began in September and is still going strong in May. It’s been great being a fan of the Louisiana Tech University athletics’ program for the past nine months. As we noted in an earlier column...
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05/21/2017
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Louisiana Tech dropped the series finale in Murfreesboro on Saturday afternoon, 9-8, as Middle Tennessee rallied late to get the win. Dalton Skelton drove in four runs and...
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05/20/2017
There’s nothing like a walk-off win in football. And that’s exactly what the Ruston High School Bearcats did Friday night in the game portion of a controlled practice/scrimmage with Wossman as Jalen...
05/20/2017
A pair of Louisiana Tech sophomores earned 2017 NFCA Division I All-Region honors Thursday as outfielder Morgan Turkoly and pitcher Krystal De La Cruz were named to the Mideast Region third team....
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05/20/2017
When I receive a book from an author for my review, I usually scan the book, read portions of it to see if it’s a work I want to promote. Afterwards, I let my readers know what I think of the book. I...
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05/20/2017
Pictured is Tucker Billberry, the winner of the Beretta A-400 shotgun that was raffled off by the Lincoln Parish 4-H. Whitetails Unlimited donated the gun to assist with the costs of the parish’s...
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05/19/2017
The Ruston High School Bearcats will play their annual spring scrimmage game at 5:30 p.m. today against Wossman at L.J. “Hoss” Garrett Stadium. Entry fee will be $5 with RHS students getting in free...
05/19/2017
Leader Sports Service MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Bulldogs had two runs, before registering their first out, but it wasn’t enough as Louisiana Tech dropped the series opener at Middle Tennessee 6-3 on...