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Dogs assault Iota

Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

By TOM PRECHT Daily News Sports Writer IOTA – It didn’t take the Jennings Bulldogs long to establish themselves as the Alpha dog in the battle of the Bulldogs. Jennings took control early and cruised to a 34-6 win over the Iota Bulldogs in Iota’s Bulldog Stadium.

Jennings visits struggling Iota

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor Tonight’s scrum between the two Bulldogs of Jennings and Iota features a pair of teams at a crossroads, traveling opposite paths – No. 9 Jennings (5-2, 1-1) is seemingly bound for the playoffs, while Iota (0-7, 0-2) is heading toward a second-consecutive winless season barring a victory in […]

L.A. ready to beat themselves

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor LAKE ARTHUR – Lake Arthur head coach Mark Deshotel chuckled at the comparison, but he could not deny the similarities were uncanny.

Welsh ready for fight at L.A.

By PAT DESHOTEL Daily News Sports Writer WELSH – When the Welsh Greyhounds take the field, there is no doubt that the main part of their offense will be the running attack. Under second-year head coach John Richardson, the split-back veer attack at Welsh has flourished.

The Man behind the mask

Photo by Kirk Meche

By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer Through the eyes of 7-year-old Isaac Lejeune, the word “Legend” on the side of his Coke can symbolizes the way he feels about watching his dad Brandon umpire another University of Louisiana-Lafayette baseball game at M.L.”Tigue” Moore Field.

Dogs narrowly escape S. Beau

Travis Etienne Jr. (center) scored all four of JHS’s touchdowns Friday night to lead the Dogs to victory.
Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

By TOM PRECHT Daily News Sports Writer The Jennings Bulldogs found themselves 13 points down with district rival South Beauregard six minutes into the opening quarter, as the Golden Knights took advantage of a short field and a Bulldog miscue to stalk them out to their early advantage. The Bulldogs did not buckle under and […]

Cajun Heat

Though just a freshman, Evan Guillory may see significant action on the mound for the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns.
Daily News file photo

Former JHS ace Guillory adjusting to college game By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer As football season continues to heat up and the boys of summer ride off into the sunset, the journey of becoming a college baseball player is just beginning for former Jennings High School pitcher Evan Guillory.

Indian Power

Elton linemen (standing from left) Kyle Battise, Zack Guillory, Elliot Nichols (seated) Dylan Landry and Josh Newell have opened gaping holes for a running attack averaging 356 yards a game 2014.
Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette

By DYLAN BROSSETTE and KEVIN BRUCHHAUS The five hulking Elton offensive linemen ambled onto the field at Cleve Beard Stadium, laughing and ribbing one another for the curious odors wafting from their helmets – linemen problems.

Chalk Talk


by DYLAN BROSSETTE Well, it may have taken seven games – seven long agonizing games – of people throughout our fare Bayou State holding their bated breath, but Leonard Fournette at long last fulfilled the hype and lived up to what so many talking heads said for years he would become. Fournette almost single-handedly led […]

Late interception dooms Dogs

Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

By TOM PRECHT Daily News Sports Writer LAKE CHARLES – Turnovers and big plays plagued the Jennings Bulldogs Friday night in their district opener in Lake Charles, as the St. Louis Saints took advantage of two big plays and four turnovers to defeat the Dogs 38-30.

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