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Still truckin’: Dogs move to 8-0 behind Etienne, strong defensive showing

LAKE CHARLES – Chants of “overrated” echoed from the St. Louis Catholic (STL) student section midway through the first quarter as the Saints took an early 7-0 lead over the Jennings Bulldogs. However, thoughts of an upset were put to bed shortly after as the Dogs scored 34 unanswered points to remain undefeated at 8-0 […]

Strong second quarter lifts Indians to 36-14 win

ELTON – Excluding one game this season, the Elton Indians have made it a habit of being in close games. They have lost four of their five games by a combined 17 points, and before Friday night had won two games by a combined 17 points. Things changed in a big way for the Indians […]

Hounds move to 8-0 with blowout over Mamou

MAMOU – The Welsh Greyhounds ran only 28 offensive plays here Friday night, but still managed to come away with a 42-2 win over the winless Mamou Green Demons in district 4-2A action. The entire second half was played with running time, which limited the number of possessions for each team. With the win, the […]

Broussard’s last-second field goal lifts Tigers to victory

VINTON- In a scenario usually saved for games on Saturday in the collegiate ranks, the Lake Arthur Tigers (LAHS) snatched victory from defeat on a last second 31-yard field goal by Chance Broussard to complete a come-from-behind win over Vinton by a final of 36-35. The Tigers trailed by as many as two scores throughout, […]

Iowa slams Iota at home 44-7

IOTA – A suffocating defense and a big-play offense led the Iowa Yellow Jackets to a 44-7 district 4-3A win over the Iota Bulldogs Friday night. The Jacket defense held Iota’s Kaleb Guillory to 111 yards on the ground, after the junior back had gone over the 200-yard mark in consecutive contests. Iowa (7-1, 3-0) […]

Jackets clobber DeQuincy for seventh straight win

KINDER – The Kinder Yellow Jackets won their seventh straight game of the season with a 62-8 triumph over the Dequincy Tigers in District 4-2A action. Kinder’s offense gained 407 rushing yards on the night and 53 passing yards.  Leading the way on the ground was Taylor Johnson, who finished with 190 yards on 28 […]

Tigers hit the road to battle struggling Vinton


LAKE ARTHUR – The Lake Arthur Fighting Tigers will look to rebound from a 56-26 loss to Welsh last week when they hit the road to do battle with a Vinton Lions team that has dropped its last four contests. After starting the year 3-0, Vinton has stumbled in district play by dropping contests to […]

HHS destroys Johnson Bayou in HOF Classic

HATHAWAY – The Carlo Maggio era began at Hathaway High School (HHS) last night as the Hornets blasted past the Johnson Bayou Rebels (JBHS) in the annual Hall of Fame Classic Exhibition by a final of 82-28. In what resembled a small school football game on a Friday night, the two teams combined for over […]

Indians return home to battle dangerous Tarpons


ELTON – Despite being without a host of injured starters last week, the Elton Indians nearly shocked district-leading East Beauregard on the road, dropping a 42-36 nail-biter. Not much has changed for the Indians (2-5, 2-2) going into this week’s matchup against the South Cameron Tarpons, as head coach Doyle Carter and company will operate […]

Hounds climb in 2A, face winless Mamou Friday

Pearse Migl

MAMOU – The Welsh Greyhounds have passed every test thus far this season and will face one of the weaker teams in class 2-A in the winless Mamou Green Demons. Welsh will bring a perfect 7-0 mark into the district 4-2A battle. With a win over the Lake Arthur Tigers last week, Welsh jumped to […]

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