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Eight to State: Jennings qualifies 8 for state tourney, Beard and Granger earn runner-up finishes

LAKE CHARLES – The Jennings High School Tennis team left the Lake Charles Racquet Club yesterday by sending 8 qualifiers to the state tournament in Monroe next week, and also finished with a pair of regional runner-up finishers in Trevor Beard and Brynn Granger. Coming into the tournament, the Dogs and Lady Dogs had three […]

Program History: Lady Tigers earn first playoff win in 20-year existence

MAMOU – It took two long decades, but the 2017 Lake Arthur Lady Tigers softball team has journeyed their way into the school’s record books by collecting its first ever playoff win yesterday by toppling Mamou 3-2. No. 22 Lake Arthur rallied from a 2-1 deficit in the top of the sixth inning to plate […]

One Big Inning: Benoit dominates Knights on mound, Dogs use 5-spot in fifth to win

The Jennings High School Baseball team needed a win in the worst way Tuesday night, and all they did was knock off 2016 Class 3A Runner-Up South Beauregard 5-3 behind a dominant pitching performance from senior Andrew Benoit, coupled with a 5-run fifth inning against UL-Lafayette signee Logan Savoy to claim the win. Benoit tossed […]

Tigers fall to Greyhounds

LAKE ARTHUR- The Lake Arthur Tigers and the Welsh Greyhounds faced off at Dickie Chapman Memorial Complex on Wednesday night for each team’s eighth district contest of the season. Welsh (13-10, 4-4) plated 4 runs in the first and kept the foot on the gas to dominate Lake Arthur (9-11, 0-8) in a 14-2 league […]

Heartbreaking: Dogs fall to Iota 7-6 in eight innings on Senior Night

The Jennings Bulldog Baseball team would have enjoyed nothing more than sending seniors Ryan Edmondson, Kendrick Lejeune, Nicholas Cassidy, David Daniel, Emile Stretcher and Andrew Benoit off on a hight note against Iota on Senior Night, however missed opportunities and a handful of errors put a damper on the night for the Jennings Bulldogs Wednesday […]

Ram Tough: Errors, Goss hinder Dogs in 8-5 defeat

WESTLAKE- Westlake has never been one of the Jennings Diamond Dogs’ favorite places to visit, and nothing changed last night as the Rams overcame a poor fielding performance, and rode the left arm of Evan Goss to claim an 8-5 win. The Dogs twice built leads early in the ball game, but Westlake benefited from […]

Dogs, Lady Tigers dominate JDP Relays

LAKE ARTHUR – The Jennings High School boys’ track squad and the Lake Arthur Lady Tigers’ track performers ran away with first-place finishes at the annual Jeff Davis Parish Meet. The Bulldogs blew away the competition by piling up 154 points, while Elton came in second with 110. Hathaway High School came in third with […]

The night the lights went out in Jennings

With the Jennings Bulldogs and St. Louis Saints dead-locked in a pitcher’s duel through the top of the seventh inning, it was appearing as one club would need to take advantage of another’s blunder to grab a lead and ultimately finish the game. However, Mother Nature continued to make her presence felt from Monday morning […]

Iota wins battle of the Bulldogs 4-1

IOTA- Although the night belonged to 7-year-old Gracie Zaunbrecher and her family, there was still a ballgame that was played in Iota Tuesday night between the neighboring Bulldogs. Iota used strong pitching performances from Tristan Miller and Brett Spell to shut down what was a hot Jennings offense, and Iota found just enough ways to […]

Lady Dogs handle Lake Arthur 7-3 in JDP match-up

The Jennings Lady Bulldogs and Lake Arthur Lady Tigers took a break from district play on Monday for a non-district tilt between parish rivals. The Lady Dogs plated 6 runs in the first two innings, and held on for the rest of the ball game to claim an 8-3 victory over Lake Arthur. With the […]

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