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Baseball wins two games at home tournament

Katherine Kelly, Sports Writer

March 11, 2017

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The Nicholls State University baseball team finished the Mardi Gras Invitational tournament with one loss and two wins. Despite suffering a 10-3 loss to Hofstra University to open the tournament, the Colonels were able to bounce...

Women’s basketball ended regular season with a win

Gunnar Gilbreath, Sports Writer

March 9, 2017

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The Nicholls State University women's basketball team wrapped up their regular season schedule with a game against the University of New Orleans on Saturday, March 4, claiming a victory 79-69. The Colonels trailed 56-48 entering...

Baseball to enter conference play against Northwestern

Katherine Kelly, Sports Writer

March 9, 2017

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The Nicholls State University baseball team will open Southland Conference (SLC) play this weekend against in-state rival, Northwestern State University, in Natchitoches. With 12 non-conference games already under their belt,...

Nicholls golf moves on to third Spring tournament

Gunnar Gilbreath, Sports Writer

March 9, 2017

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The Nicholls State University golf team finished their Feb. 27th tournament in fifth place out of 13 teams at the Colin Montgomerie Invitational. “I was satisfied with my positive results from the tournament,” junior golfer...

Golf placed fifth in first Spring tournament

Gunnar Gilbreath, Sports Writer

February 26, 2017

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Nicholls State University finished in fifth place out of eight teams for the two-day tournament at Atchafalaya Intercollegiate. They were led by sophomore Jack Lee and senior Peyton McCulloch, who finished +2 and +5, respectively. "I...

Nicholls baseball hosting Mardi Gras Invitational

Katherine Kelly, Sports Writer

February 23, 2017

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The Nicholls State University baseball team will host the Mardi Gras Invitational: Beads and Baseball on the Bayou Tournament this Thursday through Saturday at Ray E. Didier Field. The four-day tournament will be presented...

Nicholls athletes discuss pregame routines

Gunnar Gilbreath, Sports Writer

February 21, 2017

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For many athletes it is common practice to have a set routine before every game, with some having specific rituals they practice during the game. "I have to eat a bag of skittles before and during the game, and my socks have...

Baseball opens season with a win and a loss

Katherine Kelly, Sports Writer

February 20, 2017

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The Nicholls State University baseball team opened its season this weekend against Wake Forest University and the University of Houston. In the first game, seniors Cole Stapler and Mike Hanchar allowed Wake Forest only four...

Softball won doubleheader home opener on Wednesday

Collin Brazan, Sports Writer

February 17, 2017

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The Nicholls State University softball team has won six out of their seven games to start the season, including Wednesday’s home debut, where the softball team took down Jackson State University in two consecutive games. Nicholls...

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