SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Top Sports

102317 Tech Lacque.jpg
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 11:11am
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — For the fourth straight season, the Louisiana Tech women’s soccer team has qualified for the Conference USA Tournament after clinching a spot on Sunday afternoon with a 1-0 shutout victory over Alabama-Birmingham at BBVA Compass Field. Tech (12-2-5, 5-1-3 C-USA) dominated for the majority of the match, creating numerous scoring opportunities. They were finally able to find the back of the net in the second half on a header goal by sophomore Jenna Dages. The Lady Techsters picked up their eighth road win of the season, tying a program record, in handing UAB (11-3-3, 5-2-1 C-...

Sports

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
05/16/2015
Cedar Creek’s girls basketball program has made a coaching move following the decision of head coach Katie Eagles not to return to the court next season after eight years guiding the Lady Cougars. “...
hopkins.jpg
05/16/2015
Bob Hopkins, one of the iconic and legendary basketball players from Grambling State University’s rich athletic history, has died. The Jonesboro native, who once held the career scoring title for...
05/16/2015
Louisiana Tech finished the season by splitting a doubleheader against Marshall with a 2-1 win over the Herd in the first game before the Bulldogs dropped the season finale, 4-0, to close out play...
williams.jpg
05/16/2015
Doug Williams can now add on another unique note to his career in the National Football League. On Dec. 6, the former Grambling State University quarterback and head coach will be added to the Tampa...
lang.jpg
05/16/2015
LUBBOCK, Texas — In his second consecutive NCAA Regional appearance Victor Lange recorded his second consecutive top-25 finish as the Louisiana Tech junior finished tied for 22nd at an even-par 213...
051715 Glynn Harris C.jpg
05/16/2015
I love visiting Gaston’s White River Resort. Thankfully, I’ve been on the guest list for an annual Media Weekend for the past half dozen or so years and as much as I enjoy the fantastic trout fishing...
050315 Frasier Turkey C.jpg
05/16/2015
Turner Frasier, 12, a sixth-grader at Cedar Creek School, bagged her first two turkeys, both with seven-inch beards, recently while hunting with her aunt Cryta Barnett in Brady Texas. Frasier is the...
Davis, Buddy 2015.jpg
05/16/2015
Louisiana Tech University’s basketball media guide for men’s basketball should have a lot more space next year.  The reason? Kenneth “Speedy” Smith won’t be on the team, thus freeing up more room...
051515 RHS C.jpg
05/15/2015
No score was kept, but it was the defense that appeared to win the day Thursday as the Ruston Bearcats held their Red/White Spring Game at L.J. “Hoss” Garrett Stadium. The second string offense broke...
5.15 sports.jpg
05/15/2015
Top Photo: Choudrant pitcher Hunter Alexander held the high-powered Florien batting order to one run Thursday, but that was all the Black Cats needed as they moved on to the Class B baseball...