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Sunday, July 15, 2018 - 9:25am
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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06/13/2018
GRAMBLING — Grambling State University senior linebacker De’Arius Christmas was selected to the Hero Sports FCS Preseason All-American Team on Tuesday. Christmas, who was selected to the Street and...
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06/12/2018
Cedar Creek’s Parker King, co-MVP of District 2-1A, is an honorable mention selection on the Louisiana Sports Writers Association’s Class 1A All-State baseball team. King turned in a .458 batting...
06/12/2018
The 46th Southern Junior Championship begins Wednesday at Squire Creek Country Club in Choudrant. There will be 156 competitors from 20 states and four countries between the ages of 14 and 18...
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06/09/2018
Oh my, nothing like recalling and appreciating a special season in sports. That was certainly the case last Saturday when the 1973 Louisiana Tech University football team held a 45th anniversary...
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06/09/2018
Two Cedar Creek Cougars earned honorable mention on the Class 1A All-State baseball team as announced Saturday by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. Seniors Eli Brown and Jace Moss were the...
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06/09/2018
AUSTIN, Texas — Grambling State University sophomore first baseman/designated hitter Rafael Ramirez was named on Thursday to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division I Baseball Second...
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06/09/2018
Cedar Creek’s Katelin Cooper helped lead her team to a second straight Louisiana High School Athletics Association Division IV state championship this season. On Saturday the Louisiana Sports Writers...
06/09/2018
BATON ROUGE (AP) — Louisiana has dropped a ban against feeding deer in three northeastern parishes, but is urging against the use of supplemental feed for hunting. The Louisiana Wildlife and...
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06/09/2018
If ever there was a visionary, a person who could look at something and imagine what it could become, it was Ruston’s Fredrick Hoogland.
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06/08/2018
While the 2018 college baseball season is winding down with Super Regionals being played this weekend, it’s only getting started for Wilbert Ellis, former longtime baseball coach at Grambling State...