BATON ROUGE - LSU shortstop Alex Bregman was named Wednesday as the National Freshman Player of the Year by Collegiate Baseball magazine.
Bregman was honored along with Cal State Fullerton right-hander Thomas Eshelman, who was named National Freshman Pitcher of the Year.
Bregman, a native of Albuquerque, N.M.,... more »
BATON ROUGE - After shattering the LSU single-season record for steals with 100, guard Danielle Ballard was recognized as a third-team Freshman All-America recipient by Full Court Magazine, the publication announced on Friday.
Ballard, a native of Memphis, Tenn., enjoyed one of the most prolific freshmen seasons in school... more »
BATON ROUGE - LSU offensive lineman Vadal Alexander and cornerback Jalen Collins were each named to the Freshman All-SEC Team as voted on by the league's coaches, the SEC office announced Thursday.
Alexander has played in all 12 games with eight starts at right tackle for the Tigers. He... more »
DUTCHTOWN- Coaches are still trying to come to grips with the loss of a freshman football player at the town's high school.
James Cobb collapsed in the school gym, playing basketball after football practice Thursday. He died at an area hospital. He was 14-years-old.
"We lost one of... more »
DUTCHTOWN - A Dutchtown High student collapsed this afternoon at the school gym and later died, according to officials.
A school coach identified the student as James "Burke" Cobb, who was going to be a freshman this fall.
A school spokesperson said the student had finished football practice... more »
BATON ROUGE- According to LSU baseball coach Paul Mainieri, Freshman pitcher,Carson Baranik, has been suspended indefinitely after being arrested and booked with drunken driving.
Reports say that 19-year-old Baranik was booked into East Baton Rouge Parish Prison early Saturday on one count each of first-offense DWI, disobeying a red... more »
East Baton Rouge Parish school officials found a gun on the grounds of Woodlawn High School during a random search. The sheriff's office says deputies were conducting the search Friday morning when the weapon was found in a trash can inside the school's gymnasium. During the subsequent investigation, deputies learned... more »