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NSU recorded their first Southland Conference series sweep of the season at home against Texas A&M Corpus Christi back in early April.

SLC woes call for Demons to ‘stay consistent’

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor April 27, 2022

One of the most difficult milestones to reach in any college program is capturing wins against teams in their own backyard. It’s even harder to come back from a slump if a team isn’t able to compete...

Northwestern State University of Louisiana Athletics provides an exclusive experience to the Natchitoches community.

Inside NSU Athletics: the heart of NSU

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor April 21, 2022

At Northwestern State University of Louisiana, student athletes experience a mid-major athletics program rooted in tradition and excellence. NSU Athletics’ process-focused approach to its program has...

It can be as simple as throwing away potato chip bags or empty popcorn boxes, but cleaning up after each other can help Turpin and Northwestern State University of Louisiana as a whole become more Earth-friendly.

Turpin suffers from litter

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor April 13, 2022

Harry "Rags" Turpin Stadium, home of Northwestern State University of Louisiana football, has become a landmark in the city of Natchitoches and around northwest Louisiana. Turpin Stadium hosts a variety...

Cal Carvers transfer from Wichita State University to Northwestern State University of Louisiana in July 2019 landed him across the country.

Student-athlete spotlight: Cal Carver to new normals

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor April 5, 2022

A dominant southpaw with a willingness to reach any goal that he wants, Cal Carver is nothing short of a dynamic pitcher for Northwestern State University of Louisiana baseball. Currently in his third...

Students involved in Northwestern State of University of Louisiana athletics are taught how to use a camera to film games and use computer programs to keep record of stats in games.

Behind the scenes in athletics

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor March 31, 2022

At Northwestern State University of Louisiana, students strive to become professionals in their specific professions. For communication majors, those skills are put to the test through athletics. Students...

After 23 seasons,  Men’s basketball head coach Mike McConathy leaves as Louisianas all-time leader in college basketball coaching victories, but he couldn’t do it alone.

McConathy retires after 23 years with NSU

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor March 16, 2022

Northwestern State University of Louisiana will undergo a few more changes in personnel. Men’s basketball head coach Mike McConathy is retiring from leading Northwestern State to three Southland Conference...

A couple of additions to the coaching staff, Offensive Coordinator Cody Crill and defensive coordinator, plus four others integrated, and better weather in Harry Turpin Stadium gives NSU 14 practices left before the Joe Delaney Bowl on April 9.

Spring football is back in action

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor March 10, 2022

Northwestern State University football is fired up and ready for the season ahead. Spring practice began on March 9, giving the Demons the ability to use a football during practice. A couple of additions...

Northwestern State University of Louisiana baseball gained the opportunity to play at an  Major League Baseball stadium in the last weekend of February.

NSU battles OU at Globe Life, expectations high

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor March 7, 2022

It’s any young kid’s dream to play baseball in Major League Baseball and compete at the highest level. Northwestern State University of Louisiana baseball gained the opportunity to play at an MLB stadium...

Jordan Todd is no stranger to getting her hands dirty; she’s always ready to drive to the basket for her team when the moment calls for it.

Student Athlete Spotlight: Jordan Todd, finding a family in her team

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor March 3, 2022

If you’re looking for a student athlete who can play the game of basketball with aggression and passion, junior nursing major Jordan Todd from Northwestern State University’s Lady Demon basketball...

Home games are often a place where every student, from freshmen to seniors, come to watch their favorite sport being played by their fellow NSU Demons.

NSU’s demons love the home game experience

Kaleb Gauthier, Current Sauce Reporter February 25, 2022

Home sports games, such as the Northwestern State University of Louisiana’s basketball game on Feb. 10, are some of NSU’s largest events for both the student body and the community of Natchitoches. Home...

Last season’s 27-26 overall record included a full weekend sweep versus Nicholls State, a win against Louisiana State University and a plethora of double headers that went on for what seemed like a couple weeks.

Demon baseball is taking on the 2022 season

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor February 21, 2022

From the smell of the humid 70 degrees to the windy chills inside Brown-Stroud Field at Northwestern State University of Louisiana, the spring atmosphere is set to make an appearance in the 2022 baseball...

Though it is gradual, positive changes are being made for the Black community in the sports industry.

Black sports figures look for transparency

Colin Vedros, Current Sauce Sports Editor February 16, 2022

According to Entertainment and Sports Programming Network reporter Marcel Louis-Jacques, former Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores sued the National Football League for racial discrimination against the...

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