Kyle Roliard and Will Alvis combined to allow just three hits over the final four innings and Justin Gordey drew a bases loaded walk-off walk, as Louisiana Tech knocked off UALR, 10-9, in the bottom inning No. 11 Tuesday night at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park.
The Ruston High School Bearcats picked up three wins over the weekend at the Robert Altick tournament in Monroe, defeating Tioga 11-1 on Friday, and adding a pair of Saturday victories over Walker (2-1) and Northlake Christian (7 -1). Pictured is Bearcats catcher CJ Willis making a put out at home plate against Walker.
The Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame is the home to Super Bowl champions, Olympic gold medalists and Kentucky Derby winners, among its vast collection of legendary figures.
One thing it does not have is someone who caused the Earth to move ... until Saturday night, June 29 in Natchitoches, when a transcendent LSU quarterback officially joins the ranks of state sports greats.
Tommy Hodson made a name for himself on the gridiron as a record-setting quarterback at LSU and Central Lafourche High School. He also spent time in the NFL with four different teams, including the New Orleans Saints.