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The Current Sauce • KNWD

Name, Image and Likeness gives student athletes the ability to receive compensation for their athletic work in college.

NIL serves student athletes in Louisiana and NSU

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor September 10, 2021

On July 1, 2021, the National Collegiate Athletic Association created an interim policy that grants student athletes the ability to use their name, image and likeness for compensation while enrolled in...

Doug Ireland, a Northwestern State alumni and retired Innovative Sports Information Director for NSU, has been chairman of the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame since 1990.

NSU alumni enshrined with notable LSHOF 2021 Class

Timothy Holdiness, Jordan Johnson, Nadia Johnson, NSU News Bureau September 3, 2021

The Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame held their class of 2021 induction ceremony at the City of Natchitoches Event Center on Saturday, Aug. 28. The LSHOF kicked off its induction day festivities with a...

Fans are gearing up to attend the five home games in Turpin Stadium or the away games online in a new way.

NSU football set for season opener versus North Texas

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor September 3, 2021

Northwestern State Demon football is ready for their season opener versus the North Texas Mean Green this Saturday, Sept. 4. NSU’s football schedule includes Alcorn State University, University of...

Adversity was a big hump for this special teams player, especially with being a walk-on in 2016.

Gavin Landry: playing through adveristy

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor September 1, 2021

Northwestern State University Demon football is coming sooner rather than later, and for this seasoned veteran, there’s a lot to look forward to in his last season. NSU football’s senior wide receiver...

NSU’s Director of Athletics Greg Burke noted that athletic programs are always looking to overcome adversity.

NSU Athletics upholds Fork ’em spirit with COVID-19 protcols

Colin Vedros, Sports Editor August 24, 2021

Student athletes at Northwestern State University of Louisiana will see only a few new changes in restrictions and protocols this fall. Athletics sees an important aspect of making protocols less intense...

NSU 9 Olivia Draguicevich

Playing the field

April 28, 2021

Olivia Draguicevich weighs in on her life as a student-athlete  Tyrenisha James  Reporter  Olivia Draguicevich is no stranger to soccer.  “I grew up playing because...

Sports recap: Lady Demon soccer finish off the season

Sports recap: Lady Demon soccer finish off the season

April 21, 2021

Tyrenisha James  Sports Reporter  Northwestern State University Lady Demon Soccer played against Southeastern Louisiana University Lions April 13 at the Southeastern...

Sports at a glance: Baseball, Basketball and Tennis

Sports at a glance: Baseball, Basketball and Tennis

March 17, 2021

Tyrenisha James Reporter Baseball: Demon baseball to play Sam Houston The Northwestern State Demons Baseball team played against the Austin Peay Governors on Friday, March 7 at Brown-Stroud...

Students reflect on COVID-19 in the past and present

Students reflect on COVID-19 in the past and present

March 10, 2021

Timothy Holdiness  News Editor  Arianna Astorga(left) and Ragan Rounds pose for a picture at Turpin Stadium at the first football game of the Spring 2021 season. COVID-19 restrictions may...

All demons, all in - NSU sports prepares to begin the new season

All demons, all in – NSU sports prepares to begin the new season

February 1, 2021

Tyrenisha James  Sports Reporter   Northwestern State University’s baseball, football and softball teams are resuming after being postponed...

Intramurals bring students together during chaotic times

Intramurals bring students together during chaotic times

October 28, 2020

Trinity Ford  Reporter   Despite the ongoing pandemic, intramurals are still being held with safety precautions in place.  “They are going well,” Tri Sigma President Brette...

Athletics department in full swing after virus scare

Athletics department in full swing after virus scare

October 14, 2020

Brianna Corley   Copy Editor  On Sep. 15, the Northwestern State University Athletics Department made the decision to pause five teams to help slow the spread of COVID-19....

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