The head coach of a college baseball team is about to participate in a conference tournament, play in the tournament and try to win a bunch of games over three or four days. In today's "Spirit of Acadiana" we talk with Ragin' Cajuns head man Tony Robichaux.
It's been a great week for Ragin' Cajuns baseball, following the victory at LSU, the Cajuns carried the momentum over to conference play and took two of three on the road at Arkansas State over the weekend.
A resurgent batting lineup is what's helped the UL turn around. In... more »
It's opening day for UL baseball today. The Cajuns begin a three game series hosting Southeast Missouri State. With the new bat restrictions in college baseball. Tony Robichaux plans to use that to his team's advantage and we can expect to see the Cajuns being extra active running and stealing... more »
A limited number of LSU individual game baseball tickets will go on sale to the public on Tuesday. The first sale is a Create Your Own 15-Game or More package.
Fans can select any 15 or more of the 37 home games to be played in Alex Box Stadium... more »
NEW YORK (AP) - Joe Torre has announced he will retire as Los Angeles Dodgers manager at the end of the season, and he will be replaced by hitting coach Don Mattingly. Torre became manager of the Dodgers for the 2008 season following 12 years and four World Series titles... more »
A proposed sports complex for Northwest Acadia Parish is closer to reality. Wednesday, the Acadia Parish Police Jury voted to move forward with applying for a federal 50-50 grant. The other half would be up to homeowners. "It's gonna be a facility that's second to none," said Iota Mayor John... more »
The reason behind the Louisiana Pepperplex is easy, sports.
But it's purpose is something greater.
"If we can keep our children busy the temptations of today's age will be a lot less," says Pepperplex founder Troy Comeaux. Six years ago Comeaux and a group of volunteers started the... more »