Category Archives: Sports News

Sports Hall of Fame to Induct Saints Owner

This is a big weekend for sports in Natchitoches. The 2014 class for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame will be inducted, and it’s the first anniversary of the new facility. More than 15 thousand visitors from around the word have toured the contemporary building.
Tomorrow night, eight new members, including Saints owner Tom Benson, will [...]

Children Learn About Golf at Bringhurst Park

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Children are learning about golf this week at Bringhurst Park. The course claims to be the oldest par-3 in the nation. But, for these kids, it may be their introduction to golf.
Volunteers are led by Scott Brame, who says golf teaches life lessons and is a game for life. He’s enlisted volunteers to help these [...]

LSUA Generals Summer Sports Camps & Showcases

[ June 5, 2014 to August 1, 2014. ] LSUA Generals Summer Sports Camps & Showcases

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Sign your “little generals” up NOW!

LSUA Softball Team Returns Home from World Series

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Just a couple days after getting eliminated from the World Series, the LSUA softball team is back home.
Despite coming home empty-handed, yesterday the fans came out to support the girls, and show their appreciation for the team’s efforts this year.
Despite going into the tournament as the top seed, they lost both their games. This was [...]

Bolton High Senior Basketball Player Headed to Sewanee

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A Bolton High senior basketball player is headed to Sewanee.  Eleanor Jurgenson has received a scholarship, and is going to be playing for the university of the south next year.
Jurghenson made it official when she signed her letter of intent earlier today.

Sewanee is a thousand acre, liberal arts campus in Tennessee operated by the Episcopal [...]

Sandstone Multi-Use Trail Opens

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Pineville, La. – The Sandstone Multi-use trial will open on Saturday, April 19.  The popular motorized trail is seasonally closed. “Although we have received a lot of rain recently, we are experiencing good drying conditions. We plan to open the trail early this year so riders can take advantage of the spring weather,” explained Mike [...]

LSUA Generals baseball to host Autism Awareness game

[ April 8, 2014; ] On Tuesday April 8, 2014 the LSUA Generals baseball will be hosting an Autism Awareness game for those in the community to come out and enjoy.  The local Autism group will be in attendance.  Raffles and giveaways as well as a spirit competition will be underway.  The games start at 4 pm on the LSUA [...]

25th Delaney Bowl surrounded by activities April 10-11 supporting Demon football

[ April 10, 2014 to April 11, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Golf entries and tickets are available to a Cochon de Lait, crawfish boil, live auction and golf tournament April 10-11 supporting Northwestern State football, with the events celebrating the 25th anniversary of NSU’s Joe Delaney Bowl spring football game.

Entries and tickets can be obtained by contacting the Demon football office at 318-357-5252, football [...]

LSU Sets Dates For Annual Tiger Tour

[ May 19, 2014; ] BATON ROUGE — LSU’s annual Tiger Tour, featuring head football coach Les Miles and other members of his staff along with men’s basketball coach Johnny Jones and vice-chancellor and director of athletics Joe Alleva, will make eight stops this year, starting with Shreveport/Bossier City on Monday, April 28. .

The eight tour stops have been condensed [...]

“Faces” Exhibition at Sports Hall of Fame

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[ March 15, 2014; 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. March 16, 2014; 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] This Saturday, March 15, Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne will open “Faces of Natchitoches” from 5-8 pm with a reception. Event is free and open to the public.

On Sunday, March 16, a talk by Louisiana State Museum historian Joyce Miller will be held at 1:30 p.m. and free admission to the exhibit from 1 p.m. to [...]