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Dogs drop district game; Ladies end season with loss

Jennings’ diamond teams fell to district foes this week St. Louis and Westlake.
Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

By DAMIAN JUNEAU AND REBECCA CHAISSON LAKE CHARLES – The St. Louis Saints had a well-balanced effort offensively and defensively to shut down the Jennings Bulldogs to take a 6-1 victory in District 4-3A action Wednesday.

Jennings Lil Dribblers take state title

Pictured (from left) are members of the Jennings Boys’ Little Dribblers 9-10-year-old All-Star Team: Zihyun Citizen, Jack Doucet, Derrick Jackson, ZaKeegan Lenette Coach Chris Ned, Tylon Thibodeaux, Aiden Ward, Trevor Etienne, Michael Williams and Logan Trahan. 
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Daily News Staff Report LAKE ARTHUR – The Jennings Boys Little Dribblers 9-10-year-old All-Star Team battled back from a 29-27 overtime loss last Friday night to win the state championship on Saturday afternoon.

Diamond teams fighting to improve power rankings

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By REBECCA CHAISSON Daily News Editor Area softball teams are wrapping up district play with hopes of continuing their seasons with playoff appearances.

Lady Dogs take down Iowa on senior night

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By DAMIAN JUNEAU Daily News Sports Writer The Jennings baseball and softball teams took on Iowa and split a pair of games. The Iowa Yellow Jackets shutout the Jennings Bulldogs 8-0 in baseball, while the Jennings Lady Bulldogs took a 12-7 win over the Iowa Lady Yellow Jackets to keep their playoff chances alive.

Dogs, Lady Tigers take parish track titles

Jeff Davis Parish athletes competed against each other Wednesday in the parish track meet. Now, area track teams prepare for the biggest meet of the season – district competition.
Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

Daily News Staff Report The Jennings Bulldogs and Lake Arthur Lady Tigers racked up the most individual awards to earn them team titles at the Jeff Davis Parish track meet Wednesday.

Diamond Dogs push past Iota

The Lady Dogs of Jennings fell to Iota Tuesday, but hope to rebound from the loss Thursday when they host Iowa for Senior Night. The JHS baseball team topped their Iota visitors, 8-6.
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By BRIAN PARKER Daily News Sports Writer The Jennings Diamond Dogs trailed 2-3 after four innings, but tallied up six runs in the fifth and sixth innings to push past Iota, 8-6, Tuesday night. With the win, the Diamond Dogs’ record improved to 11-12 on the season and 3-2 in district play. The next district […]

JHS tennis ready for regionals

Jennings’ tennis team topped Iota Monday and hope to continue their winning ways on Thursday when they visit Notre Dame.
Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

By REBECCA CHAISSON Daily News Editor The Jennings High School tennis team will face two more opponents before beginning their road to regionals, with Regional competition scheduled to begin for 3A teams during spring break, from April 21-25. Based on the Jennings tennis teams’ success so far this season, the Dogs and Lady Dogs expect […]

Local athletes take home Welsh Relay awards

Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

Daily News Staff Report Welsh hosted its 2014 Greyhound Relays on Friday, April 4, with 14 area high school track teams participating.

South Beau claims wins over JHS

The Dogs and Lady Dogs had a tough time against their South Beau visitors Thursday, but hope to rebound next week as district diamond action continues.
Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

By DAMIAN JUNEAU Daily News Sports Writer The South Beauregard Knights remained perfect in District 4-3A action by taking a 7-3 win over the Jennings Bulldogs on Thursday night.  South Beauregard is now 18-3 overall and 3-0 in District 4-3A, while Jennings fell to 10-12 and 2-2 in district play.

Dogs Return to Diamond

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The Jennings Bulldogs will have some momentum heading into tonight’s district contest against visiting South Beau (3-0 in district), as they shut out the St. Louis Saints, 10-0, on Tuesday to improve to 2-1 in 4-3A play. The Lady Dogs also return to the field tonight after suffering a tough Tuesday loss to St. Louis, […]

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