All Sports - Archives 2016-17

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Gymnastics Coach D-D Breaux Now A Hall of Famer
Gymnastics 06/22/2017

If she'd been born in another era, Sara "D-D" Breaux might have been on some western frontier somewhere, carving out a homestead for herself and her family where others might have said it couldn't be done or given up.

Track & Field Athletes Set for USATF Championships
Track + Field 06/21/2017

BATON ROUGE The Road to London for the 2017 IAAF World Championships in Athletics rolls through Sacramento, California, this weekend as a total of 16 LSU athletes past and present will line up against the best athletes in the United States at the USA Track & Field Championships beginning Thursday at Hornet Stadium.

Play Poche's Record-Setting Win Puts LSU in 'Final Four'
Baseball 06/21/2017

OMAHA, Neb. -- LSU senior Jared Poche' put the Tigers in the semifinal round of the 2017 College World Series with a record-setting 39th career victory, 7-4, over Florida State on Wednesday night at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

Swimming & Diving Earns Scholar All-American Honors
Swimming + Diving 06/21/2017

BATON ROUGE- Thirteen members of the LSU swimming and diving team earned Scholar All-American honors, the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association announced on Wednesday.

Men's Track & Field Signs Two More Recruits
Track + Field 06/21/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU Track & Field program has added two more signees to its Class of 2017 on the men's side as sprinter Jahnoy Thompson of White Hill District, Jamaica, and jumps prospect JuVaughn Blake of Huntsville, Alabama, are the latest recruits to sign their National Letters of Intent ahead of the fall semester.

Track & Field Accepting Tryout Applications
Track + Field 06/21/2017

BATON ROUGE With preparations for the 2018 season already underway, members of the LSU Track & Field coaching staff are now accepting applications through Wednesday, July 26, from all aspiring college cross country and track and field stars wishing to take part in fall tryouts for the men's and women's teams.

Former LSU Golfer, PGA Star David Toms Enters LSHOF
Men's Golf 06/21/2017

In the 1990s, the Dallas area was and remains -- a popular retreat for professional golfers. Thanks to a myriad of prime travel options, optimal weather and a bevy of immaculate venues, the Metroplex served as a logical place for a talented upstart to establish a home base.

Play Tigers Meet Seminoles in CWS Rematch
Baseball 06/20/2017

LSU (49-18) attempts to reach the College World Series "Final Four" when the Tigers face Florida State (46-22) at 6 p.m. CT Wednesday at TD Ameritrade Park.

SEC Champion Coach Ray Didier To Enter LSHOF
Baseball 06/20/2017

The Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame is filled with many well-known athletes, coaches and athletic officials.

Tigers Earn Freshman All-America Honors
Baseball 06/20/2017

LSU players Eric Walker, Zack Hess and Zach Watson have received Freshman All-America recognition during the Tigers' stay in Omaha for the College World Series.

Play Baseball Falls to No. 1 Oregon State at CWS
Baseball 06/19/2017

OMAHA, Neb. Oregon State first baseman KJ Harrison launched a grand slam Monday night, and right-hander Bryce Fehmel limited LSU to one run through eight innings as the Beavers posted a 13-1 College World Series win over the Tigers at TD Ameritrade Park.

Robinson To Step Away From Hoops Team; Remain at LSU
Men's Basketball 06/19/2017

BATON ROUGE Three-year LSU basketball letterman Elbert Robinson III will step away from the LSU team, but will remain in school at LSU, LSU head men's basketball coach Will Wade announced on Monday.

Kennison To Join Louisiana Sports Hall Of Fame Saturday
Football 06/19/2017

Best he can remember it was along about his sophomore year at LSU.

Play LSU Meets Oregon State Monday Night in Omaha
Baseball 06/18/2017

LSU (49-17), the No. 4 NCAA Tournament National Seed, continues College World Series play at 6 p.m. CT Saturday when the Tigers face No. 1 National Seed Oregon State (55-4) at TD Ameritrade Park.

Play 'Beach Ball Rally' Gives LSU CWS Opening Win, 5-4
Baseball 06/17/2017

OMAHA, Neb. -- Trailing throughout its College World Series opener, the No. 4-seed LSU Baseball team put together a two-run eighth-inning and battled past Florida State, 5-4, to win its 17th-straight game Saturday night in TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

Tigers Receive All-America Accolades
Baseball 06/17/2017

LSU players have received numerous All-America accolades this week from a variety of publications as the Tigers prepare for the College World Series opener Saturday night versus Florida State.

Play LSU vs. Florida State in Saturday CWS Matchup
Baseball 06/16/2017

LSU (48-17) opens College World Series action at 7 p.m. CT Saturday when the Tigers face Florida State (45-21) at TD Ameritrade Park.

Softball Ranked Sixth in Final Polls
Softball 06/16/2017

BATON ROUGE Following its third-straight appearance in the Women's College World Series and the fourth under head coach Beth Torina, the LSU softball team finished the 2017 ranked sixth in USA Today/NFCA and Softball Top-25 polls.

LSU Sports Insider Episode 6: CWS Edition
Baseball 06/16/2017

Here is the latest episode of LSU Sports Insider, as the LSU Baseball team makes it 18th appearance in the College World Series. Greg Deichmann, Cole Freeman, Jared Poche' and Kramer Robertson discuss the excitement of this past week and their focus on a chase for a national title. Hosted by the Voice of the Tigers, Chris Blair.

Play Tigers Arrive in Omaha
Baseball 06/15/2017

The LSU baseball team arrived in Omaha Thursday afternoon, as the Tigers begin their quest for a seventh national championship at the College World Series.

Tigers Receive ABCA All-South Recognition
Baseball 06/14/2017

Three LSU players were voted Wednesday to the American Baseball Coaches Association All-South Region Team.

Two Pitchers Selected on Day 3 of MLB Draft
Baseball 06/14/2017

LSU junior right-handers Hunter Kiel and Doug Norman were selected Wednesday during the final day of the 2017 MLB Draft.

Poche', Papierski Selected in Ninth Round of MLB Draft
Baseball 06/13/2017

LSU senior left-hander Jared Poche' and junior catcher Michael Papierski have been selected in the ninth round of the MLB Draft.

LSU Tabs Brandis as Men's Tennis Co-Head Coaches
Men's Tennis 06/13/2017


Robertson, Freeman Selected in 4th Round of MLB Draft
Baseball 06/13/2017

LSU senior shortstop Kramer Robertson and senior second baseman Cole Freeman have been selected in the fourth round of the MLB Draft.