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Red Devils end Lake Arthur’s season 46-12

PICKERING – The Lake Arthur Tigers saw their season come to a close Friday night with a 46-12 loss to the Pickering Red Devils on the road. The game stayed close for much of the first part of the game, however Pickering reeled off four unanswered scores in the second stanza to run away from […]

Dogs dominate No. 27 Church Point 35-8 to advance

The Jennings Bulldogs looked like the well-oiled machine fans have become accustomed to seeing last night in a dominating 35-8 victory over No. 27 Church Point in the Bi-District round of the LHSAA Class 3A Playoffs. The Dogs took control of a close ball game in the second half and rolled up over 400 yards […]

Hounds roll 55-8 over Sophie B. Wright

WELSH – The Sophie B. Wright Warriors could not get along with the officials in Friday night’s bi-district battle with Welsh, and fared even worse on the field against the Greyhounds as they dropped a 55-8 decision to the Hounds. Wright rolled up 18 penalties for a whopping 162 yards in the loss, with eight […]

Indians claim riveting win on late trick play

ELTON – The Indians were able to rally late in the game to win first-round playoff action over LaSalle by a score of 38-34. With 1:45 remaining in the game, LaSalle scored a touchdown, the culmination of a 97-yard drive. This gave LaSalle a lead of 34-30 with what seemed like one last chance for […]

Fairview sweeps pair from Lacassine

LACASSINE – The Lacassine basketball teams hosted Fairview on Monday night in a non-district contest.  The Fairview Panthers grabbed a 49-27 win over the Lacassine Cardinals, while the Fairview Lady Panthers took a convincing 78-38 win over the Lacassine Lady Cardinals.The Lacassine basketball teams will be back in action tonight when they travel to face […]

Lyons, Elton steamroll Merryville 49-16

ELTON – Going into Friday night’s game against Merryville, Elton was seeking a fifth win overall and a lock on a first-round home playoff game next Friday night. The Indians dominated the Merryville Panthers en route to a 49-16 win on Homecoming night. Elton head coach Doyle Carter said, “The coaches did a good job […]

Iowa thumps Jennings 54-28 for District 4-3A crown

IOWA – Before a capacity crowd at Jesse Cady Memorial Stadium Friday night, the Iowa High School defense and Jacket quarterback Dyami Huntsberry denied Jennings an undefeated regular season and a district title by thumping the Bulldogs 54-28. Both teams finish the regular season 9-1, however Iowa wrapped up district play undefeated at 5-0. Iowa […]

The script was flipped: Hounds march 80 yards in final drive to exorcise Kinder demons

WELSH – In the game of the year, it was the Welsh defense that stood head and shoulders above the Kinder Yellow Jackets, as they helped lead the Greyhounds to the District 4-2A championship with a thrilling 19-14 win. Meanwhile, the Welsh offense needed just 91 seconds to get the points they needed to finally […]

4-3A title at stake Friday night in Iowa


For the past few weeks, Jennings High School (JHS) Head Football Coach Rusty Phelps has tried to keep his team from looking ahead to a potential collision with the Iowa Yellow Jackets to decide the district 4-3A title. However in only one short day, the Dogs and Jackets will have the chance to do just […]

Hornets, Lady Hornets strong in season openers

Hathaway junior Tanner Manuel led the Hornets to a blowout victory over Glenmora. Manuel had 20 points in the Hornet victory.

HATHAWAY – The Hathaway High School basketball squads kicked off their season in dominating fashion as the Lady Hornets blasted the Glenmora Lady Wildcats by a final of 64-21, while the Hornets blew past a talented Wildcat squad 72-48. The victories were the first for a pair of new coaches in Hornet Nation, as Carlo […]

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