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Lady Techsters Basketball Team (1984)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Ruston, Lincoln Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1984-03-30

Duration: 00:07:10

Subjects: Louisiana Tech University | BASKETBALL | College sports | Women | Louisiana Tech Lady Techsters (Basketball team)


  • Johnson, Ken Host
  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Ekings, Robyn Reporter
  • Hogg, Sonja Interviewee
  • Lawrence, Janice Interviewee
  • Mulkey, Kim Interviewee
  • Taylor, Jay Interviewee


This segment from the March 30, 1984, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Robyn Ekings’ profile of the Lady Techsters, the women’s basketball team at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston. Ekings reports that the team has made five straight Final Four appearances and won two national championships. She interviews: Coach Sonja Hogg; players Janice Lawrence and Kim Mulkey; and Dr. Jay Taylor, the president of Louisiana Tech. Hosts: Ken Johnson and Beth Courtney