Louisiana


FSUSeal

Two Neutral Sites to Host FSU, LSU Games in 2022, 2023

March 26, 2020

The Florida State Seminoles and the LSU Tigers have scheduled a neutral-site football series for the 2022 and 2023 seasons. more >>


USA_Racquetball

2020 USA Racquetball National Intercollegiate Championships Canceled

March 16, 2020

USA Racquetball is cancelling the 2020 National Intercollegiate Championships in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, scheduled for March 25-28th. more >>


Dreamleague

Dreamleague Gaming Opens Entertainment Studio In New Orleans

February 7, 2020

Esports company Dreamleague Gaming established a New Orleans location for its Southern hub for its live entertainment leagues. more >>


Bassmaster

B.A.S.S. Announces Locations, Dates of High School, College Series

January 9, 2020

B.A.S.S. officials announced the 2020 schedules for the organization’s college and high school series. more >>


KornFerryTour

Full Schedule for Korn Ferry Tour Announced

December 23, 2019

The PGA TOUR has announced the 2020 Korn Ferry Tour schedule, which features 28 tournaments played in 20 states and four countries. more >>



TeamSnap

Louisiana Soccer Association Signs with TeamSnap

March 30, 2020

Louisiana Soccer Association announced a new technology partnership with TeamSnap, the leader in integrated sports management. more >>


SDM_2019

Sports Destination Management Announces the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism

November 4, 2019

Sports Destination Management proudly introduces the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism. more >>


Zurich

Zurich Insurance extends sponsorship of Zurich Classic of New Orleans through 2026

June 18, 2018

Zurich Insurance is renewing its sponsorship of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans through 2026. more >>


Avaya

Mercedes-Benz Superdome Scores with Network Refresh From Avaya

January 3, 2017

The Avaya Network replaced aging network technology at the Mercedez-Benz Superdome that had been installed after Hurricane Katrina. more >>


Bassmaster

Toledo Bend Reservoir Leads Bassmaster’s 100 Best Bass Lakes List

June 22, 2015

For the first time since the inaugural rankings in 2012, a southern fishery has claimed the title of best bass lake in the country. more >>



Ruston

Looking for a New Place to Play? Experience Ruston!

August 5, 2019

Bring your next sporting event to Louisiana’s emerging sports destination, Ruston. The new Ruston Sport Complex offers first-class facilities and... more >>


Articles

blank Article | March 6, 2020
Meet Your New Partners

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Events are successful because they are backed by excellence – excellence in planning, in marketing and in budgeting. The relationship of the event...   More>>


blank Article | November 1, 2019
Introducing the 2019 Champions of Economic Impact in Sports Tourism

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The legendary coach, Pat Summitt, said it best: “Teamwork is what makes common people capable of uncommon results.” Meet this year’s award...   More>>


Skeeter Article | September 18, 2019
Mosquito-Borne Illness Forces Race Postponement: Should Event Owners Worry?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Mosquitoes are hungry, and despite the season, they’re not craving pumpkin spice. In fact, they’re still causing big concerns for sports event...   More>>


HurricaneBarry Article | July 24, 2019
Barry Leaves Behind Flooding, Sewage – and Plenty of Cancelled Sports

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

As the first major storm of the hurricane season, Barry made a terrible impression. He barged in uninvited, overstayed his welcome and left a mess...   More>>


blank Article | June 27, 2019
Warm, Welcoming – and Winning

By: Cindy Cantrell

With its mild, humid climate and famed welcoming southern hospitality, the Southeastern region is uniquely positioned to host athletes and their...   More>>


Ref Article | June 26, 2019
Louisiana Law Gives Jail Time for Yelling at Youth Sports Officials

By: Michael Popke

A brand-new Louisiana law makes harassing a ref on the scholastic or rec level a crime punishable by up to 90 days in jail. And the offender has to...   More>>


blank Article | April 25, 2019
The Allure of College Towns

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

In college towns across the U.S., great sports venues await, surrounded with storied traditions and filled with potential. Want to visit? Join this...   More>>


blank Article | February 28, 2019
Connecting with Great Partners for Long-Term Success

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

A destination can have great venues, excellent amenities and wonderful weather but ultimately, it’s the people you’re working with at the CVB or...   More>>


Immigration Article | February 6, 2019
Immigrant Students Score Victory, Can Play on High School Teams

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

In a decision absolutely guaranteed to stir debate in the current political climate, immigrant students in Louisiana who lack governmentally-issued...   More>>


blank Article | November 14, 2018
The Rodeo Roundup

By: Michael Popke

Rodeo venues can be found all over the United States — even in places where you might not expect them, including places like Sedalia, Missouri,...   More>>


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