SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Top Sports

022717 Tech Robinson C.jpg
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 11:25am
ARLINGTON, Texas — On Sunday afternoon at Clay Gould Ballpark, Louisiana Tech moved to 7-0 on the season for the first time in program history with a 6-4 win over the University of Texas-Arlington in Arlington, Texas. Three Bulldogs, Brent Diaz, Dalton Skelton and Sean Ullrich all registered at least three hits in the victory that saw the Bulldogs come up with some late innings magic for the fourth consecutive game. “I am so proud of our guys for persevering,” head coach Lane Burroughs started. “We could have folded the tent in this one, saying we are 6-0 … 6-1 doesn’t sound bad. They battled...

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.
072814 JP HOF C.jpg
07/29/2014
Norman Bradford, Jim Golden, Jimmy Walker, W. B. Tolar and Charles Scott were inducted into the Jackson Parish Sports Hall of Fame Saturday in the Family Life Center of Jonesboro’s First Baptist...
millsap.jpg
07/28/2014
After producing an All-Star season in his first year with the Atlanta Hawks, former Louisiana Tech great Paul Millsap has received an invitation to join the Team USA basketball roster, it was...
07/28/2014
It’s designed as a free baseball clinic to teach area youth fundamental skills about the sport. But the fifth annual Wilbert Ellis Baseball Camp, held Saturday at Ruston’s Fraser Field, was much more...
07/28/2014
Cedar Creeks School’s football camps start today with the Hawg Wild Camp for sixth-12th grade linemen and the Elementary All-Star Camp for first-fifth graders. The Playmakers Skills position camp for...
franklin.jpg
07/28/2014
Editor’s note: The following is a feature story O.K. Davis did on Alton “Red” Franklin two years ago. By O.K. Davis buddy@rustonleader.com “Red.” Any North Louisiana football fan with a smidgen of...
7A-072014 Sports.jpg
07/26/2014
Ruston Daily Leader Executive Sports Editor O.K. “Buddy” Davis has championed many an Ark-La-Tex athlete during his 50-plus years as a sports writer. Now Davis is about to become an Ark-La-Tex...
092513 Tech CC Sakit C.jpg
07/26/2014
Louisiana Tech head coach Gary Stanley announced the program’s 2014 cross country schedule last week with Tech hosting the annual Mook 5 race to open the season. In all the 2014 slate includes five...
072714 Outdoor Mags C.jpg
07/26/2014
My fishing trip to Nebraska accomplished several things. I got to catch a bunch of fish, species I’d never caught, I got to sample just how delicious walleye filets are, and I got to meet and fish...
072014 Ellis Camp 2 C.jpg
07/25/2014
Area children will get the chance to learn about hitting, pitching, catching and winning the game of life Saturday as College Hall of Fame Baseball Coach Wilbert Ellis conducts his annual Youth...
Lempke, Wilmore.jpg
07/25/2014
Former Louisiana Tech golfers Jack Lempke and Travis Wilmore were named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars for the 2013-14 season the Golf Coaches Association of America announced Thursday....