Sports


August 11, 2021

New LHSAA memo explains football games canceled for COVID-related reasons will result in forfeits

A memo released by LHSAA executive director Eddie Bonine on Tuesday outlines the new rules for the upcoming high school sports season.   The 12-page document […]
August 10, 2021

Report: Fans will be expected to wear masks during Saints home games, officials say

New Orleans Saints’ first preseason game at the Caesars Superdome is set for Monday, Aug. 23, and fans will need to grab their face masks before […]
August 5, 2021

Nicholls 2021 indoor volleyball schedule announced

The Nicholls State University women’s volleyball program finalized its fall 2021 schedule Thursday afternoon. The Colonels kick off the campaign with the program’s signature home tournament […]
August 4, 2021

Billings welcomed as assistant coach for Nicholls Track and Field, Cross Country teams

Tuesday afternoon, Nicholls State University head track & field/cross country coach Stefanie Slekis announced Austin Billings as the new assistant coach for the program pending approval […]
July 30, 2021

LSU football team 97.4% vaccinated, coaches and staff at 100%

With a single image released on Twitter along with the words “Let’s Do Our Part”, LSU football announced that 97.4% of their players have been vaccinated […]
July 30, 2021

Nicholls Track & Field announces 2021 signing class

Nicholls State University Track & Field recently announced a nine-member 2021 signing class for the upcoming year of competition, signing four on the men’s team and […]
July 28, 2021

Tickets to see Harlem Globetrotters at Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center now on sale

The Harlem Globetrotters are bringing their newly reimagined Spread Game Tour to Houma. The world-renowned basketball specialists will be at the Houma-Terrebonne Civic Center on Thursday, […]
July 22, 2021

Reports: The Superdome has a new name

The Superdome is being renamed. The home of the New Orleans Saints is set to become The Caesars Superdome, according to reports. The Louisiana legislature’s Joint […]
July 19, 2021

Two Southland Hogs teams heading to Dixie World Series after dominating state tournament

Two Southland Hogs teams will represent Louisiana at the Dixie World Series in Sterlington this weekend.  The organization’s Blue 17U and Red 19U squads recently dominated […]
July 16, 2021

Gallery: Manning Passing Academy Friday Drills

The Manning Passing Academy was in full swing Friday afternoon as college athletes ran drills under the guidance of two-time Super Bowl champions and brothers Eli […]
July 15, 2021

Eleven Colonels named to Preseason All-Southland Team

The Nicholls State University football team had 11 student-athletes named to the 2021 Preseason All-Southland Team. The league office announced its preseason honorees Thursday morning. The […]
July 12, 2021

TPR Announces 2021 Softball Pitcher/Catcher Extended Practice Sessions

Terrebonne Parish Recreation (TPR) announced the 2021 Softball Pitcher/Catcher Extended Practice Sessions. There will be two sessions offered, which last two days a week for four […]
July 9, 2021

Nicholls names new head baseball coach

Nicholls State University has found a new head baseball coach. Mike Silva, a former Louisiana Tech associate head coach, will lead the Colonels, Director of Athletics […]
July 8, 2021

Nicholls Names Softball Head Coach

Nicholls State University has named Justin Lewis as head softball coach, Director of Athletics Jonathan Terrell announced Thursday. “Following a national search, I strongly believe Coach […]
July 6, 2021

Nicholls junior baseball player named to second-team All-Louisiana

The Louisiana Sports Writers Association (LSWA) recently announced the 2020-21 Baseball All-Louisiana teams. The organization named Nicholls State University junior Joe Taylor to the second team. […]