Walmart community involvement coordinator Leah Frazier (right) recently donated a check for $1,000 to Cheryl Lamkin, President of Ruston Girls Softball Association. The Association’s spring registration is currently in progress and more information is available by logging on to www. rustonsoftball.com. Additional details can also be obtained by calling Lamkin at 235-5477 or Lori at 245-2433.
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Offensive Player of the Year
Rakeem Cato, Sr., QB, Marshall
Defensive Player of the Year
James Rouse, Sr., DL, Marshall
Special Teams Player of the Year
Hunter Mullins, Sr., P, UAB
First Team Offense
QB Rakeem Cato, Sr., Marshall
RB Kenneth Dixon, Jr., Louisiana Tech
RB Aaron Jones, So., UTEP
OL Scott Inskeep, Sr., UTSA
OL Chris Jasperse, Sr., Marshall
OL Cyril Lemon, Sr., North Texas
OL Clint Van Horn, Jr., Marshall
OL Mason Y’Barbo, Sr., North Texas
WR Jamarcus Nelson, Sr., UAB
Louisiana Tech University’s NFL draft ticker is about to move up.
Unless something unforeseen and unexpected happens between now and Friday night, former Bulldogs’ receiving star Quinton Patton will be the school’s all-time draft pick No. 63.
The 2012 Biletnikoff Award nominee, first-unit All-Western Athletic Conference and All-Louisiana selection and Senior Bowl Most Valuable Receiver is scheduled to be chosen in the first three rounds of this year’s draft that kicks off Thursday (7 p.m., CDT, ESPN) from Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
Cedar Creek High’s girls lost 67-39 to Monroe Richwood and the Cougars were a 64-37 victim of Farmerville in championship games at the annual Neill Killgore Memorial tournament on Saturday night.
Ruby Richie (17 pts., three rebs., two steals), Allison Ewing (eight pts., four rebs., three steals), Jordan Davis (five points, three rebs.) and Victoria Pardue (four rebs., three points) led the Lady Cougars and Anthony Russell had a 22-point top performance for Cedar Creek’s boys.