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LONDON (AP) — Angelique Kerber was not about to be overwhelmed by the setting or the stakes in this Wimbledon final. She knew exactly what to expect — and what to do — against Serena Williams. Two years after losing to Williams with a title on the line at Centre Court, Kerber came through. So steady, so patient, so accurate throughout, she never really gave Williams much of a chance this time, putting together a 6-3, 6-3 victory Saturday for her first championship at the All England Club and third major overall. “I think it’s the experience. You have to go through all the things — the good...

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05/26/2015
Louisiana Tech senior Bianca Duran was voted to the Mideast National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-Region first team. Duran, who earned her spot at the Utility/Pitcher spot, is one of six...
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05/26/2015
The night before the season opened back in early February, Mark Montgomery said that this was as nervous as he had ever been in his 15 years of coaching on the collegiate level. Why the nerves?...
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05/25/2015
RUSTON — For the third straight season, Louisiana Tech’s Alexandra Starkova was named to the All-Louisiana second team as voted on by university sports information directors as part of the Louisiana...
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05/25/2015
Congratulations to the students of Jordan’s Korean Karate for a job well done.They took their belt tests May 9 and 16 students were promoted. Anyone interested in taking Karate at RPAR, please call...
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05/25/2015
Ruston Parks and Recreation Department’s men’s basketball league wrapped up Wednesday night with Louisiana Made defeating Arcadia by a score of 70 – 66. Making up the Louisiana Made team were (top...
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05/25/2015
The deadline for Ruston Parks and Recreation Department’s summer basketball leagues is Friday and play tips off the weekend of June 19. There will be four age divisions: 5 – 6, 7 – 9, 10 – 12 and 13...
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05/23/2015
For only the third time ever, Lincoln Parish men’s basketball rivals Grambling State and Louisiana Tech will meet on the basketball court in November. Grambling will host Tech as part of the five-...
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05/23/2015
GRAMBLING — Earlier this month Hank Aaron helped hit a fundraising home run for the Eddie Robinson Museum. And after that success, museum officials say they will try to hold an annual event like the...
05/23/2015
Each Memorial Day, CrossFit organizations across the country hold free workouts in honor of former Navy Lieutenant Michael Murphy, who was killed in Afghanistan in 2005 as well as others who gave...
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05/23/2015
In some circles, mainly those occupied by angle-seeking media types such as myself, there’s been a “trade” of two principals involved with Louisiana Tech and Florida athletics this year. It really...