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Cajuns to face LSU for trip to Omaha

Daily News photo by Kevin Bruchhaus

By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer There will be houses divided, friends who will take the weekend off from pleasant conversations and the hottest item in the entire state will be a coveted ticket to the NCAA Baseball Super Regional at Alex Box Stadium-Skip Bertman Field on the campus of LSU. Unless people throughout […]

LA native competes in regional CrossFit competition

Michelle Landry takes to the bar for pull ups during the CrossFit South Regionals in Dallas.
Submitted photo

By SHEILA SMITH Managing Editor The clock starts and Michelle Landry wants to complete the task at hand: “Fran,” which calls for a round of 21 pullups and 21, 65-pound thrusters, followed by a round of 15, and finally a round of nine more each.

Hornets Host Camp


Hathaway High alumni Tyler Lopez and Dylan Augustine hosted a Hathaway Little Dribblers’ camp on the Hornet campus this week, teaching skills and fundamentals. Submitted photo

Cox Takes First in Golf Tourney

seth cox photo

Jennings incoming senior Seth Cox captured his second first-place finish of the summer on the links after winning the Battle of the Lakes Junior Golf Tournament at The National in Westlake on May 23 and 24. Cox shot 75 on both days of play for a stroke total of 150 for the tournament. Submitted photo

JHS baseball kicks off summer season

Photo by Kevin and Aimee Benoit

The Jennings High baseball team opened its summer season with a loss at home to Rayne 11-4 on Tuesday. The Dogs will be back in action today (weather permitting) as they travel to Port Barre for a 6:30 contest.


Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette

Jarrett LeBlanc etches name in state record book By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor LAKE CHARLES – Whether by five seconds or five one-hundredths of a second, it doesn’t matter; the mission was accomplished, albeit in dramatic fashion.

LAHS alumni bring back softball tourney

Class of 2015

By K’REES BROUSSARD Special to the Daily News LAKE ARTHUR – Long ago, Lake Arthur High School (LAHS) alumni looked forward to playing their annual softball tournament every year. However, for the past several years, there has been no action.

Hathaway’s LeBlanc aims for history in ‘Cowboy Elite Mile’

Jarrett LeBlanc
Submitted photo

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor LAKE CHARLES – Former Hathaway High School and McNeese State long-distance specialist Jarrett LeBlanc will put history on the line tomorrow as he returns home to the Cameron Communications Track Complex at McNeese and attempts to become the first male Louisiana native to run a sub four-minute mile […]

State Champion Lady Cardinals presented rings

Haley Cooley, O’Shante Deville, Lindsey Priola and Madyson Brasseaux display their new hardware during the ring presentation ceremony at Lacassine High School yesterday. 
Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor LACASSINE – Lacassine High School honored the 2015 Class B girls’ basketball state champion Lacassine Lady Cardinals yesterday in a ceremony at the high school, presenting members of the squad and the coaching staff with their state championship rings.

Jennings lands 3 on All-District baseball team

JHS All-District

(From left) Jennings seniors Kaleb Chaisson, Cameron Pollard and Ben Simpson display their plaques after being named to the 4-3A All-District baseball team. Submitted photo

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