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Etienne named to ALL-ACC Team

Former Jennings High School standout Travis Etienne Jr. was recently honored by the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) by being named to the ALL-ACC Football Team. Etienne was named as a Third Team running back in only his first season with the 11-1 Clemson Tigers. Clemson will play the University of Miami this week in the […]

Tigers open district play at home against Ville Platte

LAKE ARTHUR – The streaking Lake Arthur (LAHS) Tigers will look to make it 3 straight wins here Thursday night when they open district 6-2A play against the Ville Platte Bulldogs. The Tigers are coming off of a dramatic 28-24 come-from-behind win over the East Beauregard Trojans, while the Bulldogs blanked Oakdale by a final […]

Hounds brace for 3A Jennings in clash of JDP powers

WELSH – The Welsh Greyhounds will head into this week’s parish battle with the Jennings Bulldogs with a 4-0 record, while the Bulldogs will come to Welsh with a 3-1 mark. Both teams had week number one games cancelled due to Hurricane Harvey. The Hounds lost a game with Rayne, who is currently also unbeaten […]

Indians, Blue Jays renew old rivalry

ELTON – The Indians and head Coach Doyle Carter will carry thier undefeated record into Blue Jay Country Friday night as they square off in s huge contest with archrival St. Edmund High School. The Indians, which come into the game a perfect 4-0 after destroying Hamilton Christian, will not have the luxury of looking […]

EARLY SEASON WAR: No. 7 Dogs head to Iowa for showdown with No. 1 Jackets

IOWA – Last season the undefeated Jennings Bulldogs made the short trek down Interstate-10 to battle the Iowa Yellow Jackets for the district 4-3A crown in Week 10. In 2017, the affair won’t have to wait so long to take place. The two top-10 rivals are both set to open district play Friday night when […]

Indians fall to Blazers in sloppy contest 15-6

GRAND LAKE – The Elton Indians traveled to Grand Lake on Thursday to take on the Lake Charles College Prep Trailblazers in the Grand Lake Jamboree. Unfortunately, the Indians were unable to keep up with the Trailblazers, and after a very muddy two halves of football, the Trailblazers came out on top 15-6. The Trailblazers […]

Hounds fly past Chargin’ Indians 13-0

SULPHUR – The Welsh Greyhounds looked to be ready for the upcoming season, as they defeated the Washington Marion Charging Indians in the SPOT Jamboree in Sulphur last night by a 13-0 score. “We haven’t watched film yet, but I can tell you we were pleased with the way we played overall,” stated Welsh Head […]

A Quick Draw: Jennings, SH battle to 0-0 tie in fifth game of SPOT Jamboree

SULPHUR – In what resembled more of a football game on steroids, the Jennings Bulldogs and Sam Houston Broncos flashed through a 25 minute half and battled to a scoreless tie in the fifth game at the Billy Navarre SPOT Jamboree Thursday night. With a running clock the entire game, the Jennings offense showed flashes […]

Iota to face district mate Eunice in Nagata Jamboree

IOTA – The end of August signals the start of the prep football season. It also brings on the possibility of inclement weather, which seems to be the case once again. With the threat of potential heavy rains due to Tropical Depression Harvey, many of the area’s jamborees have been pushed up a day. That […]

TIME TO GO: Jennings to test Sam Houston in fifth game at SPOT Jamboree

In what seems to be a repeat chance of weather from last season’s preseason jamborees, the Jennings Bulldogs will hopefully do battle with the 5-A Sam Houston Broncos for a second consecutive year at the Billy Navarre SPOT Jamboree. Coming off a good showing in their controlled scrimmage with Barbe last week, Head Dog Rusty […]

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