The Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame will induct 11 former athletes and two sports journalists during its celebration scheduled for June 30 in Natchitoches.
Former Sacred Heart and current Louisiana College hurler, Phillip Vidrine, reaches back before bringing the heat to the plate in a game earlier this season. Vidrine was named on the Southwest Conference’s Honorable Mention team after posting a 1-1 record and four saves in 42 innings of work. (Photo courtesy of Louisiana College SID)
When you lead the team in innings pitched during a season, rest and more rest is probably what the doctor would order.
YOUNGSVILLE -- The Diamond Divas, a Ville Platte based travel softball team, have taken home their first tournament title of the spring/summer season with a first place finish at Fastpitch America
Ville Platte third baseman Darwin Lewis flies high to catch a line drive in an East Sub-District game this past weekend. Ville Platte took home the first place trophy after going 4-2 in tournament play. The All-Stars will travel to Dequincy on June 21 to compete in the Dixie Youth District Tournament. (Gazette photo by Yvette Jagenaux)
VILLE PLATTE -- The Ville Platte Dixie Youth T-Ball All-Stars got off to an important start here this past weekend as they took first place in the East Sub-District Tournament.
MAMOU -- Although the Ville Platte Pitching Machine All-Stars did not take home the first place trophy this past weekend in the Dixie Youth East Sub-District Tournament, they did gain a ton of expe