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Midland takes two from Hathaway

Midland Story

HATHAWAY – The Midland Rebels handed the Hathaway Hornets two losses over the weekend, dispatching the Hornets 60-40 on homecoming, while the Lady Rebels secured a 45-20 win over the Lady Hornets.

One for the books

Draylan Perkins (3) left his mark at JHS Friday night, setting the school single-game scoring record in a win over Mamou.
Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette

Perkins, Bulldogs rewrite JHS history By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor Jennings senior point guard Draylan Perkins poured in a single-game, school-record 50 points on a 20-of-28 shooting night to lead the Bulldogs past a pesky Mamou squad in a 106-84 win over the visiting Green Demons Friday night, the Dogs’ fifth win in […]

LSU baseball primed for run to Omaha

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By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer With the 2014-15 football season now in the books and basketball about to enter SEC play, the buzz around the LSU campus will now turn to the green grass of Alex Box Stadium at Skip Bertman Field, with the Tiger baseball team set to try and remove the […]

The heartache of recruiting

7th Inning Stretch by KEVIN BRUCHHAUS “It’s the most wonderful time of the year” is a phrase usually reserved for the Christmas holiday season, but for me this saying is reserved for one special day that takes place every year at the beginning of February.  It’s National Signing Day, and the recruiting gurus and websites […]

Jennings storms back to win ‘dog fight’ with Welsh

Travis Etienne Jr. (left) sparked a second-half comeback for Jennings despite a slow start in the first half.
Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette

By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor Travis Etienne Jr. scored all 25 of his points in the second half as the Jennings Bulldogs roared back in front of a packed house from an 8-point halftime deficit and survived three last-second layup attempts to top the Welsh Greyhounds 77-75.

Man in the Middle

Brett Fontenot Jennings FB

All-State LB Fontenot reflects on his career at JHS By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor He called the move to transfer to Jennings High School as a junior “the best decision of my life.” Two seasons later, after back-to-back All-State selections and trips deep into the playoffs, it would seem former Bulldogs’ middle linebacker […]

L.A. splits games with Lacassine

Daily News photo by Christy Broussard

By DAMIAN JUNEAU Daily News Sports Writer LAKE ARTHUR – The Lake Arthur Lady Tigers held off a late rally from the Lacassine Lady Cardinals to take a 59-48 victory. The Lacassine Cardinals were on the winning side with a 59-28 win over the Lake Arthur Tigers.

What’s up with Welsh?

Daily News photo by Dylan Brossette

Gueringer directs Hounds to hot start By DYLAN BROSSETTE Daily News Sports Editor WELSH – The bleary-eyed basketball players had nearly finished warm-ups when the eruption took place. Just seven minutes of game time had run off the scoreboard, perhaps 15 minutes of real time, but the explosion came nonetheless, and no Welsh basketball player […]

Heart of a Lion

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By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer “We love the way you play the game and your fundamentals are sharp, but you’re a little too small to play for us,” is a quote young under-sized baseball players have heard for years from college coaches. But for former Jennings High graduate Cade Henry, those words were […]

Dogs, Lady Dogs get defensive in tournament play

Thmyra Pattum (00) drives in for two against Cecilia.

By KEVIN BRUCHHAUS Daily News Staff Writer Defense was at a premium on Friday at the First Annual JHS Alumni Association Christmas Bash Basketball Tournament, as the Dogs and Lady Dogs basketball teams pressured their way to wins in first-round action.

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