Photo by ASHLYNN SHELL
Ta’Rell Simmons (right) and Nikaulyn Goree (left) battle for a rebound during action between the Missouri Tigers and Florida State Seminoles in recent summer basketball league action sponsored by the Ruston Parks and Recreation Department. All games are being played at the recently renovated Bobby James Memorial Gymnasium.
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NBC: Swimming - Qualifying Heats; Men’s Cycling - Road Race (LIVE); Beach Volleyball - Qualifying Round (LIVE); Women’s Volleyball - U.S. vs. South Korea (LIVE); Women’s Basketball - U.S. Game (LIVE); Rowing - Qualifying Heats, 5 a.m.-6 p.m. (EDT-PDT); Swimming - Gold Medal Finals: Men’s and Women’s 400M Individual Medley, Men’s 400M Freestyle and Women’s 4x100M Freestyle Relay; Men’s Gymnastics - Team Competition; Beach Volleyball - U.S. Qualifying Round, 8 p.m.-Midnight (EDT-PDT); Women’s Weightlifting - Gold Medal Final; Table Tennis - Qualifying Round, 12:30 a.m.-1:30 a.m. (EDT-PDT)
NBC SPORTS NETWORK: Women’s Soccer - U.S. vs. Columbia (LIVE); Beach Volleyball - Qualifying Round (LIVE); Women’s Volleyball - Qualifying Round (LIVE); Equestrian - Eventing Dressage; Women’s Fencing - Individual Foil Gold Medal Final; Shooting - Men and Women’s 10M Air Rifle Gold Medal Finals; Men’s Archery - Team Gold Medal Final; Women’s Handball - Qualifying Round, 4 a.m.-8 p.m.
Cedar Creek High diamond teams are off to a good week.
The baseball squad took wins of 1-0 over Sterlington and 11-1 over Farmerville, while the softball team was a 7-3 winner against North Webster.
Capsuling the games:
CEDAR CREEK 7, NORTH WEBSTER 3: Winning pitcher: Caley Pyles; Lady Cougars’ offensive leaders: Lauren Yepson, three-for-four, three doubles, three RBIs, two runs; Pyles, triple, two RBIs; Maggie Davidson, three-for-four, double, two runs; Lilla Jimmerson, two-for-four, run; Mary Terral, two-for-three, run; Cassidy Maddox, two-for-three.