It was an emotional weekend for fans of UL Ragin Cajuns baseball. On Saturday, a statue that was paid for by former players was unveiled outside Russo Park. Jaci Russo (whose family member the ballpark's namesake) is also a Diamond Club member and was on-hand for the ceremony.

See the statue below.

Robe front view statue

Jaci Russo was a guest on Acadiana's Morning News and had this to say about the storied baseball coach.

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