The Louisiana College baseball team smashed nine extra base hits, including three home runs, during Saturday’s doubleheader against Hardin-Simmons as the Wildcats swept both games from the Cowboys 8-6 and 11-1 at Billy Allgood Field at Legacy Stadium.
The Louisiana College football team roared back from a 20-3 fourth quarter deficit with 21 straight points to take the lead with four minutes remaining, but Belhaven struck twice in the final 30 seconds to drop the Wildcats to their first defeat of the season, falling 33-24 to the Blazers Saturday afternoon at the Belhaven Bowl Stadium.
The Louisiana College men’s basketball team wanted to give its three seniors at least one postseason home game and accomplished that feat by using an 11-0 run to pull away from East Texas Baptist and clinch a home game in the American Southwest Conference Championship Tournament with a near wire-to-wire 76-65 win over the Tigers Saturday afternoon at H.O. West Fieldhouse.
Kelsey Thaxton was named First Team All-Red River Athletic Conference, headlining the four members of the LSUA women’s basketball team chosen as All-Conference selections, the conference announced on Saturday.
The Louisiana College baseball team was a fan of the final inning, outscoring McMurry 8-2 combined in the final inning of the two games of the doubleheader to sweep both games and secure the series win over the War Hawks, 8-6 in eight inning and 10-4 in seven innings, Friday at Walt Driggers Field.
Following a tight first half, the Louisiana College men’s basketball team took no time in blowing the game open in the second half, using a 15-1 run to get the needed separation to pull away for an 86-75 win over the Belhaven Blazers