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Tigers score second win over JHS 79-71

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Cordarious Ason (4) attempts to pass around East Feliciana’s James Major (23) during the game Tuesday night.

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor With a shot at revenge on the line following a loss to East Feliciana back on Dec. 8, the Jennings Bulldogs took a second crack at the Tigers Tuesday night during the second day of the Jennings Bulldogs Holiday Tournament. However, the Tigers lauded their previous advantage over […]

Jennings’ Etienne named 3A offensive MVP

Travis Etienne Jr.

Class 3A 1st Team Pos. Name School Ht. Wt. Class Offense WR Andre Sam Iowa 6-1 170 Jr. WR Devonta Smith Amite 6-0 175 Sr. WR Al’Dontre Davis Lutcher 6-2 210 Jr. OL Curtis Cox South Beauregard 5-10 275 Sr. OL Trent Harrington Parkview Baptist 5-8 255 Sr. OL Noah Pace West Feliciana 6-3 250 […]

Gary verbally commits to play for Cowboys

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By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor WELSH – After clearing holes for the most prolific offense in the history of Welsh High School, former guard Caleb Gary parlayed his success at the prep level to a shot at the collegiate game, verbally committing on Friday to play for the McNeese Cowboys next season.

Guidry outlines plans for McNeese offense, defense


By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor LAKE CHARLES – In the wake of McNeese State University’s hiring of Lance Guidry on Wednesday, the Pokes’ former defensive coordinator laid out his plan for tailoring the offense to his liking and returning the defense to its DWA roots.

Buzzer three drops Midland

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Midland’s Dagan Patin (25) drives to the rim for a layup in last night’s loss to David Thibodeaux of Lafayette. Patin was the game’s leading scorer.

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor MIDLAND – In a fourth quarter highlighted by six lead changes over the final 2:48, it was the Midland Rebels coming out on the short end, as the David Thibodeaux Bulldogs’ Trace Johnson laced home a corner three-pointer at the final buzzer to steal a 60-58 win on […]

Jennings falls after Barbe second-half rally

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Dwayne Levi (5) works in the paint during the second quarter against Barbe last night. Levi had 18 first-half points.

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor LAKE CHARLES – After struggling through much of the first half, the 5A Barbe Buccaneers came out focused following the intermission and received 13 second-half points from DeVonte Trahan and 11 points from Diallo Small to clip the Jennings Bulldogs 74-67.

Former Jennings coach Viator hired by ULM

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Daily News Staff Report LAKE CHARLES – Louisiana-Monroe has hired Matt Viator as its new football coach, according to multiple reports.

Welsh trio’s big year leads Hounds to semis

Hayden Freeland

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor WELSH – Welsh senior quarterback Hayden Freeland said he always knew growing up he would one day don the red and black of his beloved Greyhounds, but what he didn’t expect was the impression he and teammates Brandius Batiste and Keshon Bell would leave on the school’s illustrious […]

Lady Dogs hope 8-0 start translates to district wins

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Kaily Breaux

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor An orange blur is zipping around halfcourt at practice Thursday afternoon, as the Jennings Lady Bulldogs work to perfect their motion offense and cut down on their Achilles heel: turnovers.

Former Jennings standout Abraham named All-Conference

Former Jennings quarterback Bryson Abraham (15) led the FBS in interceptions for touchdowns this season, returning all three of his picks to the end zone.

Special to the JDN IRVING, Texas – Louisiana Tech had nine football student-athletes honored by Conference USA Tuesday afternoon as the league released its 2015 All-Conference teams.

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