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NEW ORLEANS — The Ruston High School soccer team’s deepest playoff run ever came to an end Saturday. Holy Cross broke open a scoreless tie early in the second half and went on to a 3-0 win in a semifinals match of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association’s Div. II playoffs at Pan-American Stadium. RHS soccer coach Joe Aulds said it simply came down to the Tigers being the better team overall. “We knew we had to push and go for it, and Holy Cross is a good team …. better than anyone we had played this year,” Aulds said. “The first two goals were made by a kid who made great plays down...

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GRAMBLING — Earlier this month Hank Aaron helped hit a fundraising home run for the Eddie Robinson Museum. And after that success, museum officials say they will try to hold an annual event like the...
05/23/2015
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05/23/2015
In some circles, mainly those occupied by angle-seeking media types such as myself, there’s been a “trade” of two principals involved with Louisiana Tech and Florida athletics this year. It really...
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05/23/2015
Louisiana has rightfully earned the nickname of “Sportsman’s Paradise.” If you like to hunt and fish, it’s hard to find a state more amenable to hitting the lakes and the woods to enjoy the pursuit...
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05/23/2015
Louisiana Tech University’s Mechanical Engineering Department has a contest for its Senior Design students each year. The idea is to partner these students with businesses that have a need for...
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05/22/2015
INDIANAPOLIS —The National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) announced qualifiers for the NCAA East and West Preliminary Championships Thursday with Louisiana Tech receiving 16 entries to the...
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05/22/2015
GRAMBLING — Grambling State University Head Coach Demetria Keys-Johnson has landed five recruits for the women’s volleyball team. Keverion Ward of Napoleonville, L’Murriel Thrower of Shreveport,...
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05/22/2015
Grambling State University’s Edwin Drexler (above left) and Roger Diaz (above right) have been named to the Second Team All-Southwestern Athletic Conference baseball squad. Drexler, a senior...
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05/21/2015
Ruston High School track and field standout Hannah Siegmund is taking her mid-distance sprint talents to the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. Siegmund signed with ULL and is expected to run on the...
05/21/2015
GRAMBLING — Home games against Southwestern Athletic Conference rivals Alabama A&M, Mississippi Valley and Texas Southern highlights the 2015 Grambling State University football schedule, which...