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Chad Cooper
Winners: 99-277, 35.7% (Average price per winner: $5.93)
Best Bets: 7-11, 63.6%

Longshots (hitting the board): 6-12, 50.0%
Top 3 picks in the $: 53.3%

 

Thursday, Dec. 3
Race 1
7-5-10-2

Race 2
5-2-7-3

Race 3
9-6-1-3

Race 4
7-8-5-1

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Kade Harrington

Junior running back Kade Harrington has been named 2015 Southland Conference Player of the Year. In addition, nine other Cardinals received all-conference recognition, including five first-team selections, as voted on by the league head coaches and media relations directors. LU’s five first-team selections are the most since bringing back the program for the start of the 2010 season.

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Ozen senior point guard Josh Boyd (top), Kelly basketball and Colton Weisbrod

Ozen point guard signs with Northwestern State

Ozen senior point guard Josh Boyd signed a Nation Letter of Intent to play college basketball at Northwestern State in Natchitoches, Louisiana.

Boyd (6-0, 200) averaged 10 points, 8 rebounds, 5 assists and three steals last year, helping the Panthers make the Class 5A state championship game while finishing 33-4.

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Chad Cooper
Winners: 96-267, 36.3% (Average price per winner: $5.94)
Best Bets: 7-11, 63.6%

Longshots (hitting the board): 6-12, 50.0%
Top 3 picks in the $: 53.5%

 

Wednesday, Dec. 2
Race 1
8-4-5-1

Race 2
3-5-1-10

Race 3
6-3-1-7

Race 4
3-2-7-4

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Chad Cooper
Winners: 92-257, 35.7% (Average price per winner: $5.95)
Best Bets: 7-11, 63.6%

Longshots (hitting the board): 4-111, 36.3%
Top 3 picks in the $: 53.5%

 

Saturday, Nov. 28
Race 1
2-8-3-1

Race 2
6-8-7-1
Race 3
3-9-5-6

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Chad Cooper
Winners: 86-247, 34.8% (Average price per winner: $5.87)
Best Bets: 7-11, 63.6%

Longshots (hitting the board): 3-10, 30.0%
Top 3 picks in the $: 53.2%

 

Friday, Nov. 27
Race 1
3-10-9-6

Race 2
8-3-6-10

Race 3
7-5-1-10

Race 4
10-1-6-9 (1-$$$)

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Veteran thoroughbred jockey Gerard Melancon is in elite company.

Veteran thoroughbred jockey Gerard Melancon is in elite company. The 48-year-old native of Rayne, Louisiana, is currently the 48th winningest jockey of all time with 4,422 victories.

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Chad Cooper
Winners: 83-237, 35.0% (Average price per winner: $5.92)
Best Bets: 6-9, 66.7%

Longshots (hitting the board): 3-10, 30.0%
Top 3 picks in the $: 52.8%

 

Wednesday, Nov. 25
Race 1
3-9-8-4

Race 2
6-1-7-8

Race 3
2-8-7-9

Race 4
4-7-10-9

Race 5
9-10-3-4

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Duck hunts on upper Texas and Louisiana coast marsh ponds have been very good.

Believe it or not, duck hunting here in Southeast Texas is still hit and miss. For example, the marsh down on the coast is holding big-time numbers of gadwall that are mixed in with a few pintails, teal and shovelers. The downside is that hunters west of Beaumont are finding very few birds.

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Verity Ockenden and Iliass Aouani closed out the season for LU cross country.

Lamar University runners Verity Ockenden and Iliass Aouani closed out the season for the cross country team Nov. 21 when both competed at the NCAA Cross Country National Championships hosted at Tom Sawyer State Park by Louisville.

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