SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Top Sports

080327 Tech Kgoale C.jpg
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 11:14am
After helping the Louisiana Tech women’s soccer team come away with a win and a draw in the opening weekend of the 2017 season, Nomvula Kgoale was chosen as the Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week in an announcement by the league office on Monday. The C-USA Preseason Defensive Player of the Year selection quickly showed why the conference coaches chose her as such. In the season opener at McNeese State, Kgoale played all but one minute in helping shutout the Cowgirls, 1-0. It marked the first win in program history over McNeese State in Lake Charles (previously 0-3). The defender...

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.
SPORTS.jpg
04/06/2015
The awards continue to pile in for the Louisiana Tech backcourt of Kenneth Smith, Raheem Appleby and Alex Hamilton as the trio was all named to the 2015 Louisiana Sports Writers Association All-...
04/06/2015
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Louisiana Tech’s women’s 4x200m relay ran the fourth-fastest time in school history to highlight the final day of action at the Pepsi Florida Relays at Percy Beard Track Saturday...
040615 GSU SB.jpg
04/06/2015
Nicole Ene and the Grambling State University softball team won their Southwestern Athletic Conference series opener at Southern by the score of 1-0 on Friday. Southern came back to take Saturday’s...
04/04/2015
Tech backcourt honored by LSWA The awards continue to pile in for the Louisiana Tech backcourt of Kenneth Smith, Raheem Appleby and Alex Hamilton as the trio was all named to the 2015 Louisiana...
040515 Tech SB Duran C.jpg
04/04/2015
Pauline Tufi hit a two-run home run and Bianca Duran pitched her second complete-game shutout of the weekend as Louisiana Tech defeated UTEP 6-0 Saturday at the Lady Techster Softball Complex,...
Davis, Buddy heashot.jpg
04/04/2015
Two teams who have sat on the championship throne of their divisions in recent years could be in a repeat mode this season. At least that’s my size-up of how the 2015 Major League Baseball races...
04/04/2015
the 50 Greatest Players in NBA history. Bob Hopkins once held the NCAA Division II record for most points scored in a career. James Jones was on a list of the 10 most underrated players in...
040515 Bald Eagle C.jpg
04/04/2015
When I was growing up, the only bald eagles I saw were in photos in magazines. It wasn’t because I was leading a sheltered life outdoors, the reason was there were no eagles to be seen in my part of...
bass.jpg
04/04/2015
Kay Turner, who works with Walpole Architect firm in Ruston, was fishing with her husband last week on Lake Claiborne when she hooked and landed a 12 pound bass. She caught the fish on a Rogue lure.
040315 Tech Clancy.jpg
04/03/2015
Louisiana Tech will look to dodge inclement weather once again as the Bulldogs wrap up a busy week with an important three-game Conference USA series against newcomer WKU beginning at 6 p.m. today at...