The UL Lafayette Lady Cajuns softball team, fresh off of a 53-6 season that came just one tourney shy of a trip to the College World Series, will be featured on KADN in a 30-minute special set to air again on Sunday (its first broadcast was Wednesday) and a third time on July 1.
“Softball Cajun Proud” will recap the ultimate highs of the 2012 Lady Cajuns season, which included the team’s first regional hosting since 2002, an SBC title and a No. 9 national ranking in the ESPN.com/USA Softball Collegiate Top 25 Poll.
The team opened its season with a record 28 wins, with three Lady Cajuns landing themselves on the NFSA/All America Team.
The KADN special will air at 9 p.m. both Sunday and July 1. Direct TV and Dish viewers can tune in on channel 15; Cox Cable customers may watch on channel 6.
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Philip deMahy Sr., a once respected New Iberia ad exec, was sentenced May 2 to spend the next two years (he faced up to 100 years) in a state penitentiary after state and federal investigators found dozens of images depicting children engaged in lewd sexual acts on his personal computer.