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Athlete close up: senior defensive back B. T. Sanders

Collin Brazan, Sports Writer

September 8, 2016

Athletes only get one chance at a final season with a team, and for Nicholls defensive back B.T. Sanders, his final season is one he wants to take the time to appreciate. “I’m just trying to take every practice and every...

Assistant Nicholls soccer head coach embraces a more hands on role

Collin Brazan, Sports Writer

September 7, 2016

Danny Free, the assistant head coach of Nicholls soccer, has been a crucial part of the team as it went through a head coaching change right before this season began. After being brought on by previous head coach Dylan Harrison...

Nicholls baseball held annual walk-on tryout Wednesday

Katherine Kelly, Sports Writer

September 2, 2016

The Nicholls State University baseball team held their annual walk-on tryout at Ray E. Didier Field Wednesday. Although Head Coach Seth Thibodeaux never knows who will stumble onto the mound to tryout, he typically expects...

Nicholls football prepares for season opener at Georgia

Katherine Kelly, Sports Writer

September 1, 2016

With one week separating the Nicholls football team from the season opener at Georgia, they continue to put in the work that will allow all of their parts to run smoothly. The Colonels have been committed to the success of...

Former Colonel hoopers find success professionally

Desmond Hunter, Sports Editor

September 1, 2016

Former basketball players and graduates of Nicholls State University have taken their talents overseas to professional levels. Jovana Mandic, Jeremy Smith and Fred Hunter have all continued to play high-level basketball after...

Soccer player and head coach recap on first win of the season

Collin Brazan, Sports Writer

August 30, 2016

The Nicholls women’s soccer team started off their season with a 3-1 win over the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. The Ragin’ Cajuns scored early in the first half, but the Colonels were able to counter with three...

Women’s soccer opens season tomorrow at home

Collin Brazen, Sports Writer

August 25, 2016

“It’s us against the world,” said the new Nicholls women’s soccer Head coach, Michael McBride. His words echo true already, as the early Southland Soccer Coaches’ Preseason Poll has ranked the Colonels eleventh out of...

Athlete Close up: Senior Pitcher Justin Sinibaldi

Ana Pizzolio, Sports Writer

April 28, 2016

The number one senior pitcher for the Nicholls State University baseball team Justin Sinibaldi, one of the highlights of the team in the 2016 season, is looking forward to finishing his legacy as a Colonel on a high note. This...

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