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Dragon Slayers: Dogs move to 3-0 with 28-9 win over DeRidder

Bryce Anthony turns up-field after receiving a punt early in the first quarter.

DERIDDER – It may not have been as attractive as the first two wins, but the Jennings Bulldogs moved their overall mark to 3-0 Friday night by firmly handling an up-start DeRidder Dragon ball club by a final of 28-9 from Cecil Doyle Memorial Stadium. The Maroon Wall came up big for the Dogs all […]

Vinton speed too much for Indians

VINTON – Friday night’s matchup between Elton and Vinton proved to be a tale of two teams, as the 2-0 Vinton Lions have roared out of the gate, scoring 81 points in their first two contests. Elton has stumbled out to an 0-2 start with a pair of tough-luck losses to Lafayette Christian and Bunkie […]

Kinder blasts Oakdale behind Johnson’s three touchdowns

OAKDALE – The Kinder Yellow Jackets continued their winning ways Thursday night as they blasted the Oakdale Warriors by a final score of 51-7. The game was played on Thursday night because of the Allen Parish Fair, however the Yellow Jacket offense provided just as much entertainment on the Oakdale turf. Kinder rolled up 315 […]

Unblemished: Hounds fight past Abbeville to open 3-0

ABBEVILLE – The Welsh Greyhounds rolled up almost 500 yards of total offense here Friday night to move to 3-0 on the season with a 41-15 win over the Abbeville Wildcats. “The score is really not indicative of the actual game,” commented Welsh Head Coach John Richardson. “We really started out sluggish and just didn’t […]

Indians travel to 2-0 Vinton in search of first win

ELTON – The first two games of the high school football season are in the books and the Elton Indians are still searching for their first victory of 2016. The Indians fell in their first game to Lafayette Christian 40-36 after giving up 20 unanswered points in a second-half collapse. Last week the Indians, who […]

Goin’ Streakin’: Dogs searching for 3-0 start at DeRidder

Morale and excitement is at an all-time high around the campus of Jennings High School, as well it should be after the Dogs plastered the rival Eunice Bobcats by a final of 40-27 in their first road test of the 2016 season. However, the mantra of one game at a time remains the rallying cry […]

Tigers eyeing perfect start against Iota

LAKE ARTHUR – The Lake Arthur Tigers and Iota Bulldogs will face off this Friday night in what is sure to be an exciting match up.  The Bulldogs are looking to get a big win this week as they welcome home family, friends and alumni for Homecoming.  Iota is 0-2 on the season and having […]

Offensive Hounds travel to Abbeville in week 3

Welsh quarterback Zach Hayes

WELSH – How can you score 98 points in just two games and still manage to somehow fly under the radar? That’s what the Welsh Greyhounds and their fans are asking. Perhaps it’s because people were used to seeing the Hounds put up all the gaudy stats last season when they compiled a 14-2 record […]

Blue Jays defeat Iota 7-0 in defensive struggle

EUNICE – Peter Miller broke a scoreless tie with a one-yard plunge into the end zone with 7 minutes remaining in the contest to give the St. Edmund Blue Jays a 7-0 win over the Iota Bulldogs here Friday night. St. Edmund (1-1) held Iota (0-2) to 74 yards of total offense in their first […]

Jackets bounce back with 41-0 thrashing of Oberlin

KINDER – The Kinder Yellow Jackets shook off last week’s 34-0 loss to Jennings by pounding the Oberlin Tigers by a final of 41-0 at John C. Buck Stadium Friday night. The Jackets (1-1) put up 27 second-quarter points to take control of the ballgame and dominate the overmatched Tigers from district 4-1A. Returning 2A […]

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