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    Big leap of faith

    Track and field’s athletes set marks early to qualify for regional meet In December, junior high-jumper Clint Broussard was unsure if he’d be able to defend his conference title due to a fractured ankle bone that required surgery. Now, Broussard is not worried if he’ll be able...

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    THE STRONG ARM

    Richard changes throwing fields, leaves diamond to find more success She was born in the Philippines, but she doesn’t know much Spanish. She gave up on America’s favorite pastime – softball – to throw missiles through the air. She doesn’t know for sure what’s next in...

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    Triathlon team takes on nation

    Being talented in many things is no easy feat, as the Warhawk triathlon team has learned. Five triathletes represented ULM in the USAT Collegiate National Championships at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa on April 21 by competing in the open triathlon’s 1,500-meter swim, 40,000-meter bike...

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    God, family, ducks

    Reality TV can’t come between Robertson beliefs Not every family on reality TV is obsessed with fame and celebrity like the Kardashians. Not every reality TV star’s childhood dream was to be followed by cameras 12 hours per day and up to four months. No reality...

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    CATCHING THE GOOD ONE

    Softball’s Cassel is a look-alike, unmatched on team’s roster She came into the world as a pair, but for the ULM softball team, she is one of a kind. Senior catcher Roxy Cassel is the only catcher on the team’s roster, but with a twin sister...

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    Tiger Woods needs to be Casanova to get wins

    Watching Tiger Woods struggle with that putter for the past three years is getting tiresome. Ever since the golf-club-through-the-back-of-the-SUV-window incident that we all know about, Woods’ success rate has dramatically decreased. I don’t know if he still has nightmares about the incident and that is causing...

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    TRAIL OF HIDDEN GEMS

      National Wildlife Refuge becomes Monroe’s paradise Monroe has a place that’s been almost invisible to humans, but animals think it’s their best-kept secret – a real paradise. Coyotes, deer, alligators, rattle snakes and turtles (just to name a few) live in the 4,500 acres of the...

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    Artists unveil works

    Junior Putnam wins Best in Show Award at exhibit Several art students racked up multiple moments of recognition for their works entered in the 15th Annual ULM Juried Art Exhibition at the Bry Art Gallery on April 2. Durant Thompson, the University of Mississippi’s associate professor of...

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  • Seniors Vivian Polak (left) and Monica Winkel (right) are presented with flowers, balloons and a picture representation of their careers at ULM during the tennis team's senior day at Heard Stadium.

    Freshman comes up big on senior day

    Freshman Ema Turudija showed her senior teammates how much she respects them by sealing the win at the tennis senior day on April 6 at Heard Stadium. Turudija closed the match against Middle Tennessee State University in single’s play in three gut-checking sets, earning the team’s...

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    Golf Loses Tug-O-War

      Oklahoma City is known to bring the thunder, and the men’s golf team is no exception. ULM lost in a playoff round against the Oklahoma City University Stars in the ULM Wallace Jones Invitational at the Calvert Crossing Country Club in Calhoun on Monday and...

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