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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 […]

Football fans talk Welsh-Kinder rivalry


WELSH – The Welsh Greyhounds and Kinder Yellow Jackets are set to do battle Thursday night in a game that has become one of the premier match-ups in the state year-in and year-out. For the last three seasons, the game between the two schools has decided the district 4-2A championship. For the last three seasons, […]

Welsh, Kinder renew rivalry in eerily similar fashion

Welsh's Zach Hayes

WELSH—Like Yogi Berra said, “it’s deja-vu all over again.” The Welsh Greyhounds and the Kinder Yellow Jackets will clash for the district championship. Welsh will enter with a 9-0 mark and Kinder sports a 8-1 record. Kinder’s only loss is to the Jennings Bulldogs in week one. Kinder is just a step ahead of the […]

Dogs hold off feisty Westlake 28-24

WESTLAKE – The Jennings Bulldogs had to fight off an upstart Westlake Rams ball club and come from behind to claim a 28-24 thrilling victory to remain unbeaten at 9-0 on the season. The win sets up an epic clash with 8-1 Iowa for the outright district 4-3A championship next Friday night on the road. […]

Hounds annihilate Vinton 69-13

WELSH – After a slow start, the Welsh Greyhounds ran over, around and through the Vinton Lions on their way to a 69-13 win in a District 4-2A battle. With the win, the Greyhounds stay perfect for the season at 9-0 and will host the Kinder Yellow Jackets for the district championship next week. “We […]

Grand Lake thrown to the Lyons den

GRAND LAKE – Keshawn Lyons scored via the ground, through the air and even caught a touchdown pass here Friday night as the Elton Indians won their second straight ball game by a final of 50-29 over district rival Grand Lake (GL). Lyons accounted for 399 yards of total offense and the Indians improved to […]

Iota upsets St. Louis 22-17 behind Guillory’s big night

IOTA – The Iota Bulldogs picked up their first district 4-3A win Friday night when they upended the St. Louis Saints (STL) by a final of 22-17 at Bulldog Stadium. The win was the first district victory for the Bulldogs since joining 4-3A back in 2012. Iota rode the legs of junior tailback Kaleb Guillory, […]

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