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    Golly Miss Molly; Castor Lady Tigers advance in playoffs Video included

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    The Castor girls softball team lost in the opening round of the playoffs last year and have waited a long time for Friday.  Back in the playoffs, the Class B number 3 ranked Castor hosted Hornbeck and had some first inning jitters. More>>

    District race tightens; Airline and Byrd tied again Video included

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    Airline's baseball squad clinched a series victory against district foe Captain Shreve Friday night, while district leader C.E. Byrd saw their 6 game winning streak come to an end at the hands of Southwood. More>>

    Superdome secret; Ryan Grant Video included

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    One of the reasons Tulane became a winning program under former Saints wide receivers coach Curtis Johnson is wide out Ryan Grant. More>>

    Saints re-sign Meachem; offense keeps deep threat Video included

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    The New Orleans Saints announced Friday that the club has re-signed wide receiver Robert Meachem to a one-year contract. More>>

    Swarming Jackets; Byrd on top of District 1-5A Video included

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    The Byrd Baseball Team is riding a six game winning streak straight to the top of the tough District 1-5A in Louisiana. More>>

    Michael White named best in state; Tech hopes he stays Video included

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    Louisiana Tech men's basketball head coach Michael White has been selected by the Louisiana Association of Basketball Coaches as the Louisiana Major College Coach of the Year for 2014. More>>

    Draft talk on QBs: Johnny "Trademark" and Zach keeping purple Video included

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    The Director of Operations for NFL Scouting Services, Dave-Te Thomas loves Texas A&M wide receiver Mike Evans, calling him the best receiver in the draft, but he also believes Evans has a lot to do with Johnny Manziel's success. More>>

    NFL scout on WRs: loves Evans and Beckham, not Landry Video included

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    With the NFL draft coming in early May, Thursday night we begin a series of conversations with a man who has written scouting reports for the league for more than four decades. More>>

    Georgia's Dawg has his day, Murray throws for scouts Video included

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    Quarterback Aaron Murray still has some convincing to do after undergoing reconstructive knee surgery in late November. More>>

    Demons begin with D; Armstrong Athlete of the Week Video included

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    It's finally Natchitoches native Leroy Armstrong's time to step up. More>>

    LSU football on Orange alert; home and home scheduled Video included

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    LSU has added a home-and-home series with Syracuse in football starting with a game at the Carrier Dome in 2015. More>>

    Hall monitor; Bossier HS star signs with NSU Video included

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    Two-time All-State guard Devonte Hall, also an Academic All-State selection at Bossier City-Bossier High School, has joined the Northwestern State basketball program. More>>

    Tennis anyone? Loyola's Boyd signs scholarship

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    Loyola's Charlton Boyd has become the first Flyer to receive a Division I tennis scholarship in more than 10 years signing with Wagner College (N.Y.) Wednesday in ceremonies at the school. More>>

    Wally ball; LSU handles Southern Miss Video included

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    LSU defeated Southern Miss 13-5 in the 11th Wally Pontiff Jr. Baseball Foundation Classic Tuesday night at Zephyr Field. More>>

    OU's Aaron Colvin; quality pick Sooner or later despite injury Video included

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    The New Orleans Saints have added to the secondary this of-season through free agency and continue to look like they may address it even more in the draft. More>>

    Full Nelson: ABA Champs plan to stay in Shreveport-Bossier Video included

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    Shreveport-Bossier is now home to a championship professional sports franchise. More>>

    LSU passing game; not a passing fancy Video included

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    Spring football may be over at LSU, but for many, the work has just begun. More>>

    Mavericks win ABA Championship Video included

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    The Shreveport-Bossier Mavericks ended their first season in the ArkLaTex winning a remarkable 55th consecutive game. More>>

    Bradshaw back, likes what he sees at Tech Video included

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    Terry Bradshaw returned to the Ruston area Monday for his annual golf tournament to raise money for Louisiana Tech athletics and had high praise for what he sees happening at his alma mater. More>>

    Hill's mountain Video included

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    Jeremy Hill was LSU's top rusher last season despite missing all of the first game as a punishment for his off-season arrest and guilty plea to simple battery. More>>

    Giant Game; Mavericks seek ABA title Video included

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    The Shreveport-Bossier Mavericks are one win away from securing the ABA National Title after taking down Jacksonville 136-127 in overtime. More>>

    Leaving Early; LSU juniors head to NFL draft Video included

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    Over the last couple of years, there's been a record high number of college juniors foregoing their senior seasons to try and make a splash in the NFL. LSU has become a hot bed for some of the best high school football talent in the country and that normally yields NFL bound players. More>>

    LA Tech wins 4-2 over FIU, snaps nine-game skid Video included

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    After suffering through a nine-game winless stretch that dated back to March 25, Louisiana Tech was able to celebrate a victory with a 4-2 win over Conference USA foe FIU Sunday afternoon. More>>

    Bubba Watson wins another green jacket at Augusta

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    Bubba Watson has won the Masters for the second time in three years. More>>

    Mavs up; Shreveport-Bossier takes game one of ABA Championship Series Video included

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    The Shreveport-Bossier Mavericks are one win away from securing the ABA National Title after taking down Jacksonville 136-127 in overtime. More>>

    Red downs Blue in LA Tech's T-Day Spring Game Video included

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    The Blue Team will be singing the Car Wash Blues in the near future as the Manny Diaz-led Red Team topped Blue, 37-20, in the T-Day Spring Game in front of approximately 5,000 fans at Joe Aillet Stadium Saturday afternoon. More>>

    LA Tech breaks ground on South End Zone facility Video included

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    During halftime of Saturday's annual T-Day spring football game, Louisiana Tech President Les Guice and Athletics Director Tommy McClelland did the dirty work. More>>

    Waiting game Video included

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    The Shreveport-Bossier Mavericks' wait to play in the 2014 ABA Finals is nearly over.  They will open play in the tournament Saturday night at 8pm. More>>

    Dynamic Duo; LSU WR's prepare for draft Video included

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    The upcoming draft may be deepest at wide receiver and LSU fans are about to see further impact from the arrival of Cam Cameron to run the offense. Childhood friends Odell Beckham and Jarvis Landry became the first thousand yard receiving duo in school history and now head to the NFL together. More>>

    Still Kickin' Video included

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    The Loyola Lady Flyers continued their run through the LHSAA girls soccer playoffs Monday, taking down Teurlings Catholic in overtime 4-2. More>>

    LA Tech Falls at Southern Miss

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    Coming into Reed Green Coliseum, a place where Louisiana Tech's historic 2012-13 season came to end, the Bulldogs knew it had to shoot better against the vaunted Southern Miss zone. More>>

    LSU beats Iowa with defensive mountain and Hill Video included

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    What Anthony Jennings lacked in experience, LSU more than compensated for with a talented supporting cast in the Outback Bowl. More>>

    Carthage ready to return to Bulldog football Video included

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    The Carthage Bulldogs are no strangers to state championships, but after winning three in a row from 2008-2010 the expectation is to get there and win it every year. More>>

    Independence Day: Rich Rod returns and Heisman finalist Video included

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    The Advocare V100 Independence Bowl learned Monday that it will have a Heisman finalist in its game. More>>

    No. 10 LSU grinds out 17-6 win over No. 17 Florida Video included

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    Jeremy Hill rushed for 121 yards, Zach Mettenberger passed for 152, and LSU's defense did the rest to give the 10th-ranked Tigers a 17-6 victory over No. 17 Florida on Saturday. More>>

    Shreveport rugby hosts Horseshoe Casino's 7's tournament

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    Teams from all over Texas, Arkansas, and Oklahoma invaded AC Steere park for the Horseshoe Casino 7's tournament. More>>

    Arkansas Tops Samford In Little Rock, 31-21

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    Alex Collins and Jonathan Williams ran their way into program history and lifted Arkansas (2-0) to a 31-21 win over Samford (1-1) at War Memorial Stadium on Saturday. More>>

    Les Miles still unsure about Jeremy Hill's status this year

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    On the final day of SEC Media Days, LSU head coach Les Miles had no trouble entertaining the crowd, but there was a much more serious issue to address More>>

    Indiana law student golfing across America stops in Ark-La-Tex Video included

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    In the spirit of the 4th of July weekend, we bring you a story that truly only happens in America. Luke Bielawski started his own charity Get on the Green and his goal was to catch people's attention and make them aware of his cause. More>>

    Byrd's Chris Cotton makes first Minor League debut Video included

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    Shreveport native Chris Cotton got his first minor league start this week with the Tri-City ValleyCats. More>>

    Longview's Chris Davis earns first career All Star roster spot Video included

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    Longview native Chris Davis continued to have his magic touch Saturday.  On the same day he blasted his 33rd home run of the season, which matches his career high, Davis earned a starting role on the American League All-Star roster, garnering the most fan votes to make his first career appearance. More>>

    LSU's Lamin Barrow expects fireworks from Tiger offense

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    It's been awhile since LSU has had a good game manager in at quarterback, probably not since the likes of Matt Flynn in 2007 when the Tigers won the national championship. More>>

    Giants WR Reuben Randle expects big things this season Video included

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    It's becoming a trend: successful LSU athletes making a name for themselves at the next level.  One of those offensive purple and gold studs is Rueben Randle More>>

    LA New Tech's Dennisha Chambers named PARADE All-American Video included

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    Louisiana New Tech's Dennisha Chambers better clear some room out of her already cluttered trophy cabinet. More>>

    Athlete of the Week: Karsten Brogan

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    Running track is taking Bossier City teenager Karsten Brogan around the world, which is a beautiful thing after being diagnosed cerebral palsy as a child. More>>

    LSU's Barkevious Mingo ready to take on the NFL

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    LSU had a school record nine players drafted in April and the first name off the board was Barkevious Mingo.  He went number six overall to the Cleveland Browns. More>>

    NSU legendary track coach Leon Johnson retires

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    Wednesday, one of the greatest names in the history of collegiate track and field stepped down to a well-deserved retirement. More>>

    LSU's Lamin Barrow believes defense will stay dominant Video included

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    Another member of that ever-growing LSU football fraternity made the trip from Baton Rouge to help Mo Claiborne out at his camp, current LSU linebacker Lamin Barrow. More>>

    Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame ushers in Class of 2013 inductees Video included

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    Saturday night, the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame added 9 new members to it's ranks.  From LSU star athletes to a professional tennis player to a Bossier City horse jockey, this class certainly has a little bit for every sports fan. More>>

    Evangel wins West Monroe 7on7 Tournament

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    And so the offseason continues for the Class 2A state runners-up Saturday afternoon.  The little e's had a great day out at West Monroe in a little 7on7 tournament action More>>

    USTA 10 and under tennis encourages early participants Video included

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    Over the past 5 years, the USTA has changed the way they teach tennis to those kids 10 and under More>>

    Former Calvary head coach Doug Pederson returns to North LA Video included

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    Doug Pederson returned to North Louisiana this weekend while hosting his 11th annual charity golf tournament. More>>

    Grambling's James "Jimmy" Jones inducted into LA Sports HOF Video included

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    Grambling basketball legend James Jones, Tiger fans may know him as Jimmy, was finally recognized for his achievements. More>>

    L'Damian Washington excited about Mizzou's new offense Video included

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    Washington just graduated from Missouri in the spring and is heading into his senior season as a wide receiver with the Tigers. More>>

    A recap of the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame weekend

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    Saturday night, a heavyweight class of nine inductees entered the hall, now housed in the streets of downtown Natchitoches. More>>

    Cowboys' Morris Claiborne excited by DC Monte Kiffin Video included

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    A name we'd like to hear in the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame in the future is Shreveport NFL star Morris Claiborne. More>>

    Mizzou's L'Damien Washington enjoys giving back to his community Video included

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    They used to be enemies on the grid-iron but Fair Park star Morris Claiborne and Green Oaks standout L'Damien Washington joined forces Saturday at Mo's 2nd annual free football camp to help mentor the youth of Shreveport. More>>

    Before HOF Induction, Shaquille O'Neal thanks Louisiana

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    The headliner of the class of 2013 is a big one, literally.  Shaquille O'Neal thinks he owes his out of this world career to the state of Louisiana. More>>

    Morris Claiborne hosts 2nd Annual Free Football Camp

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    Mo Claiborne is proud of where he comes from and held his 2nd annual free football camp for the future stars of Shreveport Saturday morning at Independence Stadium. More>>

    Shaquille O'Neal arrives in style at the LA Sports HOF museum

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    KTBS 3 brought you live coverage of NBA and LSU legend Shaquille O'Neal when he arrived for the opening of the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame museum opening. More>>

    KTBS wraps up LA Sports HOF museum opening live

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    New KTBS 3 Sports Director Paul Crane and Weekend Sports Anchor Tatum Everett wrap up an incredible evening at the opening of the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame museum More>>

    A Shaqtastic Entrance into the Hall of Fame Video included

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    The ribbon cutting for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame was filled with excitement from some of Louisiana's greatest athletes.
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    LSU greats Shaq, Tommy Hodson and Kevin Mawae prepare for LA HOF

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    The Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame will reveal it's brand new million dollar museum Friday that will house the greatest moments in the Pelican state. More>>

    LA Sports Hall of Fame Inductees reflect on big weekend

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    This weekend the Pelican state celebrates over half a decade of success when they open the doors to the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame museum Friday. More>>

    Jacob Hester wraps up a successful 5th year of his football camp

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    Shreveport native Jacob Hester never thought his NFL career would last as long as it has.  So when he started his own local football camp, he never expected the event to be in it's 5th year.   More>>

    Bryan Elliott wins 2013 Shreveport City Am Video included

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    Bryan Elliott upset this year's Medal Play champ Taylor Netherton to compete for it all against Lyons.  Elliott defeated Lyons on hole 14, winning 5-4 with 6 birdies.  This is his first Shreveport City Am title. More>>

    Jefferson NFL star Bobbie Joe Williams boasts big Super Bowl ring Video included

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    Coming from a small town in East Texas, Jefferson product Bobbie Joe Williams worked hard to make it as a football player on the biggest stage. More>>

    Evangel junior Jerry Tillery commits to Notre Dame Video included

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    One Evangel junior took to twitter today to announce that he committed to one of the top football programs in the country. More>>

    NFL Players return home to Jefferson, TX Video included

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    Bobbie Joe Williams and Montrae Holland held their 4th Annual Jefferson Community Fun Day at the Junior High. More>>

    Shreveport City Amateur Championship, Day 2 results Video included

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    The semifinals of the championship flight in the Shreveport City Amateur Championship have been decided. More>>

    Chris Cotton signs with Astros

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    The Astros wrangled in LSU sheriff Chris Cotton in this season's 14th round of the MLB draft.  And now, the Byrd grad has hung up the purple and gold and is ready for the big league. More>>

    ABA Shreveport-Bossier Mavericks release their 2013-14 schedule Video included

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    The Shreveport-Bossier Mavericks is releasing their 2013-14 schedule today. More>>

    Local golfers participate in Shreveport City Am Video included

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    Fifty-six of the area's best golfers cleaned off their putters for this year's Shreveport City Amateur Match Play Championship out at Querbes Park golf course. More>>

    Professional boxing makes a stop in Bossier City Video included

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    Professional boxing rolled into Bossier City, hoping for a knock-out good time.  Friday Night Fights made it's debut at the Bossier Civic Center, with plenty of local talent on display. More>>

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