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Alumni Report

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

DORIAN CHATMAN

Lamar forward

PA Memorial ‘15

Had four points in a 77-65 win over Southeastern Louisiana and went scoreless in a 75-59 loss to Stephen F. Austin. Both games were in the Southland Conference tournament.

JAKEIRA FORD

UTEP forward

PA Memorial ‘16

Had two points in an 80-70 loss to Old Dominion in the Conference USA tournament.

JOYCE KENNERSON

Texas Southern guard

PA Memorial ‘15

Followed a 20-point game in a 68-54 semifinal win over Alcorn State with a 29-point outing in a 70-66 victory over Grambling State for the SWAC championship. Was named tournament MVP.

COLTON WEISBROD

Lamar forward

Nederland ‘14

Had eight points against Southeastern Louisiana and seven against SFA.

COLLEGE BASEBALL

TRENT FONTENOT

McNeese State pitcher

Nederland ‘12

Allowed an earned run on three hits in 2 2/3 innings and earned the win in a 5-4 win over LSU. Picked up back-to-back saves against Central Arkansas, allowing no hits, striking out one and walking one.

COLBY PRICE

Panola College outfielder

Nederland ‘15

Hitting .424 with seven home runs and 30 RBI on the season.

CHASE SHUGART

Texas pitcher

Bridge City ‘15

Allowed a hit in one inning of Wednesday’s 15-0 win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. Walked two and struck out two in one inning of Saturday’s 5-2 win over UCLA.

COLLEGE SOFTBALL

SAVANA GUIDRY

LSCPA infielder

Nederland ‘15

Batting .442 with 17 runs batted in on the season.

About I.C. Murrell

I.C. Murrell was promoted to editor of The News, effective Oct. 14, 2019. He previously served as sports editor since August 2015 and has won or shared eight first-place awards from state newspaper associations and corporations. He was born in Memphis, Tennessee, grew up mostly in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

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