Sports

LSU’s Girouard and Wilson Win Awards

BATON ROUGE, La - Former LSU softball coach and NFCA Hall of Famer Yvette Girouard along with former LSU pitcher and current San Francisco Giants closer Brian Wilson are two of the eight honorees to earn an annual award Wednesday as announced t

Local Lawyer weighs in on the NFL Lockout

To be honest, you could spend hours explaining the labor dispute between the NFL players and owners. If you would see a copy of the Collective Bargaining Agreement you would understand.

Alsup, Ott embark upon pro careers

Former LSU pitchers Ben Alsup and Matty Ott have been assigned to minor league teams as they begin their careers in professional baseball.

Tiger Woods will miss British Open

Tiger Woods announced Tuesday on his website that he will miss next week's British Open because his left knee is not fully healed.

LSU Pitcher Kevin Gausman Helps Lead Team USA to Win Over Japan

The USA Baseball Collegiate National Team scored seven runs in the seventh in game one of a doubleheader Tuesday, downing Japan, 8-2, at the National Training Complex Stadium.

Men and Women of service treated to free bowling at All-Star Lanes

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Being outdoors and grilling weren't the only things the men and women of service spent their Independence Day doing.

LSU Women's Hoops recruiting class in Top 10

One day after the addition of 6-foot-2 forward Sheila Boykin of Los Angeles, Calif., the LSU women's basketball team's signing class has jumped to No.

Local finishes 8th in hot dog eating contest

CONEY ISLAND, New York (FOX44) - Baton Rouge native Adrian Morgan went hot dog for hot dog with the best of the best Monday. Morgan finished eighth in the Nathan's World Famous Hot Dog eating contest.

Llorens excited for upcoming athletic season at SU

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - On his first day on the job Dr. Jim Llorens fielded many questions about the status of Southern University. One important issue to the Jaguar nation is how to restore a once dominant athletic program.

LSU finishes in Top 20 in Learfield Sports Director's Cup

Thanks to strong finishes in several spring sports, the LSU Athletic program finished 19th in this year’s final Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings, the sixth straight year that LSU has cracked the top 20 in the Division I Fin