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PARTSCH: Another embarrassment for Cajuns

Managing Editor Raymond Partsch III

Mark Hudspeth is getting quite good at apologizing for his team’s behavior away from the football field, even more so than he is at coaching the group of young men on the artificial turf of Cajun Field.

PARTSCH: Augusta once again without Tiger’s roar

Managing Editor Raymond Partsch III

I was hoping it was an early April Fools’ Day joke.
This past Friday, four-time Masters champion Tiger Woods announced on his Website that he would not be able to play in this year’s tournament due to his back problems.

PARTSCH: UNO embodies the survive and advance spirit

Managing Editor Raymond Partsch III

Survive and advance.
That phrase is often used at this time of the year when the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament dominates the national sports conscience, as 68 teams attempt to win the national championship, or at least reach the Final Four.

PARTSCH: A man chasing his childhood dream

Ville Platte Gazette Managing Editor Raymond Partsch III

I wanted to be Dale Murphy.
There was nothing that I wanted more as a small boy growing up than to wear No. 3 and play right field for the Atlanta Braves, well except maybe having the G.I. Joe aircraft carrier from the Sears Wish Book magically appear underneath my Christmas tree.


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