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Baseball is a game of funny bounces. Sometimes when a team looks dominant, it can fall to the wayside early. And sometimes when a team looks lackluster, a late spark can fuel a run deep into the playoffs. The latter is the case for this season’s Ruston High School Bearcats, who will begin a best of three series at Acadiana at 4 p.m. today in quarterfinals play of the Class 5A baseball playoffs. In 2014 the Bearcats were seeded No. 8 but fell 2-1 to Catholic of Baton Rouge in second-round play. Last season the Bearcats were seeded 25th and predictably fell 8-0 to No. 8 Jesuit in the first...

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05/06/2016
Baseball is a game of funny bounces. Sometimes when a team looks dominant, it can fall to the wayside early. And sometimes when a team looks lackluster, a late spark can fuel a run deep into the...
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05/06/2016
For six inning Thursday night the ninth-seeded Cedar Creek Cougars had Class 1A top seed Central Catholic of Morgan City on the ropes. But unfortunately, the Eagles saved their best for last. Central...
05/06/2016
The seventh-seeded Choudrant High School Aggies will play host to No. 2 seed Glenmora in quarterfinals play of the Class B baseball playoffs at 6 p.m. today. Admission for the game will be $6.
05/06/2016
Louisiana Tech is gearing up for a jam-packed weekend on the diamond with the Bulldogs playing hosts to Middle Tennessee in a three-game Conference USA series at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park...
05/06/2016
The Southwestern Athletic Conference’s Western Division baseball crown is up for grabs as Grambling State plays host to Arkansas-Pine Bluff this weekend. Grambling currently holds a one-game lead...
05/06/2016
Lincoln Parish’s Steven Davison and Randy Gullatt are ready to Run for the Roses. Their horse Destin is one of six horses from Louisiana set to compete in Saturday’s Kentucky Derby. Destin won the...
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05/05/2016
Louisiana Tech plated 14 runs on 12 hits and took advantage of 10 walks by ULM pitchers, while Braden Bristo struck out six in five-plus innings on the mound in the Bulldogs’ 14-4 victory over the...
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05/05/2016
The saying goes to be the best you have to beat the best. The Cedar Creek baseball team gets that chance as the ninth-seeded Cougars play host to top-seeded Central Catholic of Morgan City at 6 p.m....
05/05/2016
For the third time this season, the Lady Techsters fell just short of a signature SEC-win dropping a 3-1 decision to Ole Miss Wednesday night at the Lady Techster Softball Complex. Preslee Gallaway...
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Louisiana Tech senior received first team all-conference honors for the third time in four years Wednesday when Conference USA announced its annual men’s golf all-conference awards. Lange is...