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Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 10:56am
NATCHITOCHES — It was a winning weekend for the Ruston Daily Leader and Louisiana Tech University as the Louisiana Sports Writers Association held its annual awards banquet Sunday at The Landing Restaurant. The Daily Leader’s O.K. “Buddy” Davis and T. Scott Boatright each brought home first place awards with Davis taking his fifth straight top honors for Sports Column Writing while Boatright placed first in Headline Writing. Boatright also took second place in Pro Feature Writing for a story he did on former Grambling State and MLB baseball player Gary Eave. Louisiana Tech University writer/...

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03/07/2014
Tryouts for the new District 5 8-and-under travel baseball team will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the smaller baseball fields behind the Ruston High School Stadium at the J.C. Love Baseball/Softball...
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03/07/2014
Ron Abney (0) and the Simsboro Tigers travel to Anacoco today for a 7 p.m. Class B quarterfinal action. In other quarterfinal games tonight, Choudrant will play at Class B top-seeded Florien at 7 p.m...
03/07/2014
After 12 straight home games to open the season, the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs will pack their bags and hit the road for the first time this season for a three-game series against SEC foe Texas A&M...
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03/07/2014
Ben LeBlanc’s home run highlighted Ruston High School’s 10-0 defeat of Destrehan Thursday as part of the Trey Altick Classic. RHS (2-3) will play Lutcher at 5:30 p.m. today, St. Amant at noon...
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03/06/2014
Ruston High School seniors Quanese Jones and Sunny McCallister will continue their athletic careers together as both signed national letters of intent Wednesday to compete for the Northwestern State...
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03/06/2014
GRAMBLING — Grambling Laboratory suffered a tough loss Wednesday night as the Kitten fell 62-60 in overtime to White Castle in second round Class B playoff action at the Frederick C. Hobdy Assmebly...
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03/06/2014
It didn’t take Kelia Shelton long to make an impact. Louisiana Tech’s junior guard, who just became eligible to play last week following the end of the winter quarter, scored a game-high 17 points...
03/06/2014
Focus is the word of the week for the Louisiana Tech men’s basketball team as the Bulldogs head to Houston to face Rice at 7 p.m. tonight inside Tudor Fieldhouse in the regular season finale. Up for...
03/06/2014
Louisiana Tech (4-8) split Wednesday’s doubleheader against McNeese State (8-4) with the first game of the day ending in walk-off fashion with a two-run home run by Bre’shon Kimbell for a 6-4 win at...
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03/05/2014
BAKER — John Paul Hancock’s basket with 1.4 seconds remaining led Choudrant High School to a 45-43 win over Hossanna Christian in a Class B second-round thriller at the HCHS gym. Hancock finished...