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A line awaited Slade Bolden after his record-breaking performance against St. Amant in the playoffs. A wide-mouthed Bolden smiled as he leaned on fans. His body nearly reached its limit, exhausted from running up and down the field on long scores and contributing on defense in the secondary.

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Catch this week's episode of the Citizen Sports Podcast, where Matt Reynolds and Jake Martin talk local prep football. 

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Placed in a surreal situation, West Monroe slugger Jacob Pearson threw a baseball back-and-forth with a West teammate in the Perfect Game All-American Classic in the outfield of Petco Park, home of the San Diego Padres.

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West Monroe Boxing Club added another champion to its gym ahead of two major fight events in August.

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The Louisiana Girls Junior Tri State team earned a record-breaking number of points this past week as they won the annual summer competition against teams from Arkansas and Mississippi. The event was held at the picturesque Old Waverly Golf Course in West Point, Ms.

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A pair of local 13- and 14-year-old all-star teams came up short in a state tournament hosted at the Biedenharn Sports Complex.

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With the countdown to the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro well underway, several current and former Louisiana Tech student-athletes begin their quest this week to reach the world’s grandest athletic stage.

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Following an all-star contest in Tennessee last weekend, a select all-star coach paid West Ouachita baseball head coach Mitch Thomas the ultimate compliment without even knowing it.

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Even with talented players returning, a state championship wasn’t the underlying message presented by the 2016 All-Parish Coach of the Year.

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Arguably the most talented class at Neville High School in recent history started their senior seasons with the Tigers in a somewhat rushed spring training.

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Almost 2,000 people attended the 2016 Progressive Bank Bayou DeSiard Dragon Boat Festival, Saturday, May 14, in Monroe. Seventeen teams competed for the grand championship title, which was ultimately secured by the Knight Riders of the Knight Law Firm in Monroe.

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Louisiana Tech's Jordan Washam has picked up his second weekly honor after being voted as the Hitter of the Week by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association, the organization announced Monday evening.

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In this week's edition of The Ouachita Citizen Sports Podcast, Matt Reynolds and Jake Martin talk which area girls' basketball team has a shot to make a run in the playoffs that begin on Thursday.

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Jon Randall Belton was staring at a 3rd-and-16 on what he called a “spooky” Sept. 11 night against Lufkin (Texas) in the 2015 Battle on the Border in Shreveport. With a 10 p.m. kickoff on an “odd” night that delivered back-to-back high snaps to start the second regular season contest, the We…

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The (20-5) Carroll Bulldogs and (17-6) Wossman Wildcats are each 4-0 in district, but a meeting at Carroll Tuesday will give one team the upperhand in district play.

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The chants of LSU filled Neville High School’s auditorium as 5-star defensive tackle Rashard Lawrence stood from his chair, tightened his LSU hat and made two letter “L’s” with his hands.

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In this week's edition of The Ouachita Citizen Sports Podcast, Matt Reynolds and Jake Martin talk West Ouachita's recent win over Neville, and the Chiefs recent rise in District 2-4A under first-year coach Derek Lopez, as well as other local hoops action. Also discussed is Neville five-star …

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Admittedly jokesters at heart — actually, Clay Blackstock claims to be the only mature one of the bunch — West Ouachita seniors Saxton Becker, T.R. Masters and Blackstock have showcased district-championship quality leadership with its team’s current 1-1 district record.

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In this week's edition of The Ouachita Citizen Sports Podcast, Matt Reynolds and Jake Martin discuss a trilling Don Redden Classic basketball tournament and breakdown the area's top basketball squads at the mid-way point of the regular season. 

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Both the Ouachita Christian School boys and girls basketball teams came one game away from winning the Duck Commander Classic last week.

  • 0

A line awaited Slade Bolden after his record-breaking performance against St. Amant in the playoffs. A wide-mouthed Bolden smiled as he leaned on fans. His body nearly reached its limit, exhausted from running up and down the field on long scores and contributing on defense in the secondary.

  • 0

Catch this week's episode of the Citizen Sports Podcast, where Matt Reynolds and Jake Martin talk local prep football. 

  • 0

Placed in a surreal situation, West Monroe slugger Jacob Pearson threw a baseball back-and-forth with a West teammate in the Perfect Game All-American Classic in the outfield of Petco Park, home of the San Diego Padres.

  • 0

West Monroe Boxing Club added another champion to its gym ahead of two major fight events in August.

  • 0

The Louisiana Girls Junior Tri State team earned a record-breaking number of points this past week as they won the annual summer competition against teams from Arkansas and Mississippi. The event was held at the picturesque Old Waverly Golf Course in West Point, Ms.

  • 0

A pair of local 13- and 14-year-old all-star teams came up short in a state tournament hosted at the Biedenharn Sports Complex.

  • 0

With the countdown to the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro well underway, several current and former Louisiana Tech student-athletes begin their quest this week to reach the world’s grandest athletic stage.

  • 0

Following an all-star contest in Tennessee last weekend, a select all-star coach paid West Ouachita baseball head coach Mitch Thomas the ultimate compliment without even knowing it.

  • 0

Even with talented players returning, a state championship wasn’t the underlying message presented by the 2016 All-Parish Coach of the Year.

  • 0

Arguably the most talented class at Neville High School in recent history started their senior seasons with the Tigers in a somewhat rushed spring training.

  • 0

Almost 2,000 people attended the 2016 Progressive Bank Bayou DeSiard Dragon Boat Festival, Saturday, May 14, in Monroe. Seventeen teams competed for the grand championship title, which was ultimately secured by the Knight Riders of the Knight Law Firm in Monroe.

  • 0

Louisiana Tech's Jordan Washam has picked up his second weekly honor after being voted as the Hitter of the Week by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association, the organization announced Monday evening.

  • 0

In this week's edition of The Ouachita Citizen Sports Podcast, Matt Reynolds and Jake Martin talk which area girls' basketball team has a shot to make a run in the playoffs that begin on Thursday.

  • 0

Jon Randall Belton was staring at a 3rd-and-16 on what he called a “spooky” Sept. 11 night against Lufkin (Texas) in the 2015 Battle on the Border in Shreveport. With a 10 p.m. kickoff on an “odd” night that delivered back-to-back high snaps to start the second regular season contest, the We…

  • 0

The (20-5) Carroll Bulldogs and (17-6) Wossman Wildcats are each 4-0 in district, but a meeting at Carroll Tuesday will give one team the upperhand in district play.

  • 0

The chants of LSU filled Neville High School’s auditorium as 5-star defensive tackle Rashard Lawrence stood from his chair, tightened his LSU hat and made two letter “L’s” with his hands.

  • 0

In this week's edition of The Ouachita Citizen Sports Podcast, Matt Reynolds and Jake Martin talk West Ouachita's recent win over Neville, and the Chiefs recent rise in District 2-4A under first-year coach Derek Lopez, as well as other local hoops action. Also discussed is Neville five-star …

  • 0

Admittedly jokesters at heart — actually, Clay Blackstock claims to be the only mature one of the bunch — West Ouachita seniors Saxton Becker, T.R. Masters and Blackstock have showcased district-championship quality leadership with its team’s current 1-1 district record.

  • 0

In this week's edition of The Ouachita Citizen Sports Podcast, Matt Reynolds and Jake Martin discuss a trilling Don Redden Classic basketball tournament and breakdown the area's top basketball squads at the mid-way point of the regular season. 

  • 0

Both the Ouachita Christian School boys and girls basketball teams came one game away from winning the Duck Commander Classic last week.

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