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BCS athletes overcome injuries, ready to make splash in 2015

Jaleel Berry (standing left), Bryce Bordelon (standing right) and Stephen Walker (kneeling) are all coming off season-ending injuries in 2014. Walker and Bordelon will anchor a steady Eagles offensive line, while Berry gives BCS a ton of speed in the backfield.
Daily News photo by Kevin Bruchhaus

By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer Losing players to injury is a familiar obstacle facing high school football coaches from year to year, but in eight-man football, it can be catastrophic when your roster is only comprised of around 18 players. Second-year Bethel Christian School (BCS) head football coach Frank Walker understands this dilemma […]

Astros make moves for playoff push

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Photo: FoxSports.com

HOUSTON (AP) — With mere hours until the trade deadline, the Houston Astros and Toronto Blue Jays have sent a clear message that they’re going for it — making big moves to try and propel their teams into the playoffs for the first time in a long time.

Living the Dream

Jennings umpire Darius Guidry works a ballgame behind the plate at the Cooperstown Dreams Park at the Baseball Hall of Fame in New York.

By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer For years, baseball enthusiasts have made the pilgrimage to Cooperstown, New York to visit what many people call the most beautiful place on Earth – The Baseball Hall of Fame. For Jennings umpire Darius Guidry, the voyage to the “holy grail” of baseball has allowed him to do […]

Razor Baseball

Razor Kids Praying

Razor players take time to say a prayer before their final game of the tournament against the Rockport Priates.

Alumni weekend deemed a success

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By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer Large numbers of fans, players, and “old dogs” showed up to the Jennings Parks and Recreation Department over the weekend for the Jennings High School (JHS) Alumni Softball Tournament.  This year’s event paid tribute to one of the tournament’s original three organizers- Tom Precht, who passed away earlier […]

Old Dogs

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Jennings alumni came together this weekend for the annual softball tournament fundraiser. This year’s action was dedicated to alumnus Tom Precht, an avid Bulldog supporter who helped form the tournament. Daily News photo

2015 JHS Alumni Tournament

Bulldog in tie-dye

Younger Division Friday Saturday 6:30 2015 vs. 2014 6:00 2011 vs. 2013 7:30 2013 vs. 2012 7:00 2012 vs. 2014 8:30 2011 vs. 2015 8:00 2015 vs. 2013 9:30 2014 vs. 2013 9:00 2014 vs. 2011 10:30 2012 vs. 2011 10:00 2012 vs. 2015

Kinder ends Jennings Pony season

This year’s Pony team consisted of Manager Jon Person, coaches Cameron Pollard and Tyler Theunissen, players Kamran Richard, Cole Landry, Ben Rozas, Will Caraway, Josh Henry, Hayden Guinn, Cade Benoit, Luke Benoit, Cade Person, Aaron Orgeron, Kole Myers and Payton Mitchell.
Daily News photo by Roger Pollard

By ROGER POLLARD Daily News Staff Writer YOUNGSVILLE – The Jennings Pony All-Stars’ season game to an end Friday, as the young team suffered a tough loss at the hands of Kinder 14-4.

Hathaway unveils swim team

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By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor HATHAWAY – The growth at Hathaway High School (HHS) will spill into the upcoming school year, as Hornet Nation will see a resurgence of the swim team, a sport in which Hathaway has not participated since 2010.

Welsh Alumni

Welsh Alumni

Alumni of Welsh High School swarmed John Sportsman Park in Welsh Friday and Saturday as part of the Welsh High School Alumni Softball Tournament. The weekend of fellowship and compeition reunited Greyhound graduates from as far back as 1966. The class of 2008 took first place in the Lil’ Hounds division, while the class of […]

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