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JHS tennis team represents well at state

Pictured (above, from left) Tennis coach Mike Prejean, Trevor Beard, Jeremiah Capdeville, Gabrielle Juneau, Chris Redeaux, Bethany Watkins, Ian Cassidy, Alison Benoit, and Coach Jared LaVergne represented the school well at state.
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By REBECCA CHAISSON Daily News Editor The Jennings High School tennis team represented their school well at the state level this week.

Dogs fall extra inning short of upset

Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

By DAMIAN JUNEAU Daily News Sports Writer The fourth-seeded University Cubs used four runs in the top of the eighth inning to slip by the 20th-seeded Jennings Bulldogs, 5-1, in the Class 3A Regional round of the playoffs. The loss ends the season for the Jennings Bulldogs with a record of 14-19.

Dogs host no. 4-ranked University Lab

The Bulldogs have had a fantastic season, but the team isn’t ready for it to be over just yet. Jennings hosts University Lab tonight in a bi-district contest in hopes of getting to play for another week.
Daily News photos by Margaret Sonnier

By REBECCA CHAISSON Daily News Editor The Bulldog baseball team has a tough task ahead of them tonight, as no. 4 University Lab is scheduled to pay a visit to Jennings for a 5:30 p.m. Regional contest in diamond action.

Diamond Dogs to Host Regional Contest

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After a bi-district win over the Buckeye Panthers last week, the Jennings Diamond Dogs have set the stage for a regional showdown against no. 4-ranked University Lab. Game time is set for 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 6, at the Bulldog baseball field. Jennings fans are encouraged to attend to show their support for the home […]

Dogs keep season alive with bi-district win

Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

By BRIAN PARKER Daily News Sports Writer The Jennings Diamond Dogs traveled to Deville to take on Buckeye High School in the bi-district round of the playoffs Thursday, and powered past the Panthers, 7-1, with a four-run third inning.

Dogs claim regional track honors

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The Jennings Bulldog track team claimed two regional titles Wednesday during the Region 1-3A meet in Westlake. The top three finishers in each event advance to the LHSAA State Track Meet at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge on May 10.

Class B Regional results reported

Caroline Hardy finishes second in the hurdles for Lacassine, while teammate Chase Guillory earned Outstanding Field honors.
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By DAMIAN JUNEAU Daily News Sports Writer BELL CITY – The Region 3-B track meet was held Tuesday at Bell City High School for Hathaway, Midland, and the Lacassine track teams. Centervile took home the team title in the boys’ division while Episcopal of Acadiana won the girls’ division. The top three finishers at regionals […]

Seven JHS tennis athletes qualify for state

(From left) Coach Jared LaVergne, Jeremiah Capdeville, Coach Mike Prejean, and Jennings High Assistant Principal Laurie Duhon celebrated Capdeville’s regional win last week.

By REBECCA CHAISSON Daily News Editor The Jennings tennis team competed at Regionals last week, with Jeremiah Capdeville of JHS claiming a regional win to advance to state completion as the top seed in boys’ singles. Also in boys’ singles, Ian Cassidy advances to state as the no. 3 seed based on his regional performance. […]

Dogs Fall Short to Fairview


Jennings wrapped up their regular season Friday with a 10-7 loss to non-district foe Fairview.  As of the unofficial LHSAA rankings released on Tuesday, April 22, the Dogs were sitting at no. 22 in class 3A with 25.85 power points and a 12-16 slate. Baseball playoff pairings will be officially announced on Tuesday, April 29. […]

JHS ends district play with win

The Jennings Bulldogs fought their way back from an early deficit to end district play with a big win over Iota.
Daily News photo by Margaret Sonnier

By DAMIAN JUNEAU Daily News Sports Writer The Jennings Bulldogs rallied from an early deficit to take a 9-5 victory over the Iota Bulldogs to finish out District 4-3A play. Jennings finished with a league record of 4-6 and 13-17 overall on the season. Jennings will play their final game of the season against visiting […]

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