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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 […]

Hounds to square off with Chargin’ Indians

WELSH – The impending doom for high school football this week seems to be the weather in the gulf. After contacting local weather officials, the SPOT Jamboree in Sulphur will be moved to all teams playing on Thursday night. That means six games will be played, with the starting time being moved to 4 p.m. […]

Eight to State: Jennings qualifies 8 for state tourney, Beard and Granger earn runner-up finishes

LAKE CHARLES – The Jennings High School Tennis team left the Lake Charles Racquet Club yesterday by sending 8 qualifiers to the state tournament in Monroe next week, and also finished with a pair of regional runner-up finishers in Trevor Beard and Brynn Granger. Coming into the tournament, the Dogs and Lady Dogs had three […]

Program History: Lady Tigers earn first playoff win in 20-year existence

MAMOU – It took two long decades, but the 2017 Lake Arthur Lady Tigers softball team has journeyed their way into the school’s record books by collecting its first ever playoff win yesterday by toppling Mamou 3-2. No. 22 Lake Arthur rallied from a 2-1 deficit in the top of the sixth inning to plate […]

One Big Inning: Benoit dominates Knights on mound, Dogs use 5-spot in fifth to win

The Jennings High School Baseball team needed a win in the worst way Tuesday night, and all they did was knock off 2016 Class 3A Runner-Up South Beauregard 5-3 behind a dominant pitching performance from senior Andrew Benoit, coupled with a 5-run fifth inning against UL-Lafayette signee Logan Savoy to claim the win. Benoit tossed […]

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