Author Archives: Ben Mintz

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott(4) throws as Denver Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller pursues during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)
20 Sep
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Dak Prescott Facing First Adversity of Career

Everyone knows the story by heart. Dak Prescott falls all the way to the 4th round in the 2016 NFL Draft only to be drafted by his childhood favorite team, the Dallas Cowboys. Tony Romo hurts his back in the ...

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19 Sep
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LA Tech Pulls Off Huge Comeback at Western Kentucky

In a highly anticipated rematch of the 2016 CUSA Championship game, LA Tech led for only 2 seconds total but they were the only ones that mattered. LA Tech fought back from a 22-13 4th quarter deficit to win at ...

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18 Sep
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Week 3 High School Football Recap

Week 3 of high school football is now in the books. One of the biggest stories of the week was the game that did not happen between Trinity Christian (Dallas) and Evangel. Trinity cancelled claiming Evangel sent them a poor ...

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15 Sep
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Week 3 High School Football Preview

Week 3 of the 2017 high school football season in Shreveport and Bossier City is already off to a controversial start as Trinity Christian (Dallas, TX) has cancelled their highly anticipated Friday night game at Evangel for unknown reasons. There ...

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13 Sep
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Unprecedented Injury Bug Continues to Marr Week 2

Once again, another week of the 2017 high school football season has been marred by season ending injuries to top recruits in the area. In week 1, it was Parkway’s superstar QB Justin Rogers going down with a dislocated knee ...

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08 Sep
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Battle on The Border Week 2 High School Preview

After week 1 was marred by QB Justin Rogers knee injury, we have an amazing slate of week 2 games in the Shreveport/Bossier area highlighted by the 2017 Landers Dodge Battle on the Border at Independence Stadium.  Last night, Captain ...

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05 Sep
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Parkway’s Rogers Knee Injury Clouds Week 1

Football is a brutal sport with no karma or mercy for anyone. This was sadly on display in week 1 of high school football as superstar Parkway QB and TCU Commit Justin Rogers dislocated his knee in the 1st quarter of ...

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01 Sep
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Time for Week 1 Of High School Football Season!

Today is one of my favorite days of the calendar year, the first Friday night of football season!  Here is a list of games to follow around the area tonight with all games beginning at 7pm. Southwood at Pineville University ...

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30 Aug
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District 1-5A Preview

High school football season starts tomorrow night with an exciting matchup between the highflying Calvary Cavs and the Byrd Yellow Jackets at 7pm at Lee Hedges Stadium. With this being week 1, today I am going to do a preview ...

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28 Aug
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Week 1 – High School Football News and Notes

Week 1 of high school and college football season is upon us!  Today I am going to go over some news and notes from the local high school and college football scene before we get into the previews tomorrow.  We ...

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25 Aug
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High School Football Season Is Upon Us!

High school football jamborees are all over the Shreveport/Bossier City area tonight as teams prepare for the season opener next Friday. The Lions Club is sponsoring their annual event at Airline Stadium in Bossier with six local teams featured in the action.  ...

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17 Aug
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Welcome to Real Shreveport Sports

My name is Ben Mintz.  Some of you may already know me (I hope) as the voice of Mixin’ It Up with Mintz on The Ticket 100.7 FM/130 AM every weekday from 3-6pm. I also am the voice of Airline Viking ...

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