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Strong second half lifts Lady Indians to win over Welsh

WELSH – The Elton Lady Indians shook off a rough start in the first quarter and dominated the rest of the way to earn a 45-28 victory over the Welsh Lady Greyhounds. Elton used a strong 11-0 run in the second period to pull away from Welsh after trailing 12-6 at one point early in […]

Hathaway sweeps pair at Grand Lake Tourney

Grand Lake – The Hathaway High School (HHS) boys’ and girls’ basketball squads dished out two wins Thursday at the Grand Lake Tournament. The Hornets smashed the Westlake Rams 61-57, while the HHS Lady Hornets demolished the Grand Lake Lady Hornets 61-28. Hornets: 61, Rams: 57 The Hornets (12-1) were their usual unstoppable selves as […]

Local gridiron standouts selected for I-10 Bowl

A group of local high school football players will have the chance to extend their season by one more game when they take part in the inaugural I-10 Bowl to be held on December 17 at 2 p.m. from Sulphur High School. The game will pit Lafayette area all-stars against a team of all-stars based […]

Elton ladies blast Westlake 43-24

The Elton High School Lady Indians travelled to Westlake Tuesday night to face the Lady Rams. The Lady Indians succeeded in claiming their sixth victory of the season with a 43-24 win, leaving their record at 6-3 overall. What was supposed to be a fairly easy victory for the Lady Indians, turned into a fierce […]

Lady Tigers rally late to hand Iota first loss

LAKE ARTHUR- The Lake Arthur Lady Tigers used a strong fourth quarter to rally back and knock the Iota Lady Bulldogs from the ranks of the unbeaten Tuesday night by claiming a spirited 48-46 win. Trailing by 10 heading into the fourth quarter, the Lady Tigers (6-1) roared back to outscore their guests 20-8 in […]

Etienne tops in 4-3A

For the second consecutive season, Jennings High School running back Travis Etienne Jr. took home top honors on the 4-3A All-District Team by earning Offensive MVP honors. Along with Etienne, the Bulldogs placed four other players on the first team, while 6 other Jennings players found their way on to the second team. Etienne racked […]

Fairview no trouble for undefeated Hornets

HATHAWAY – The Hathaway High School (HHS) boys’ basketball team won over the Fairview Panthers in the Bell City Bruin Classic on Thursday. The Hathaway Hornets destroyed the Panthers 61-42. The Hornets (10-0) dominated the court, keeping Fairview at bay and winning the game with a 19-point difference. Sophomore Trey Blanchard came out and claimed […]

Balanced Hounds destroy Gueydan 80-18

ELTON- The Welsh Greyhounds (WHS) looked to be in mid-season form Thursday night, as they hammered the Gueydan Bears 80-18 on the opening night of the EHS Rock the Rim Classic. The Hounds placed five players in double figures in the win, and saw every player on the bench record points in their first action […]

Lyons, Finley guide Indians to blowout win over Blue Jays

ELTON – The Elton Indians opened their 2016-17 season right where they left of last year, with Keshawn Lyons pouring in points from all over the floor. Lyons dropped in 24 markers in a 75- 30 win over St. Edmund on the opening night of the EHS Rock the Rim Classic. Elton Head Coach Steve […]

James sisters lead Elton to 66-44 win over Eunice

ELTON – The Elton Lady Indians dominated the visiting Eunice Lady Bobcats in a 68-44 victory at Oris Guidry Gymnasium Tuesday night. With the win, Elton moves to 3-2 on the year, while the loss drops Eunice to 0-5. The Lady Indians started the game losing the opening tip, but would dominate the rest of […]

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