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Home Sweet Home: Richard tosses 2-hitter, Jennings bats come alive in 5-2 win

The Jennings Diamond Dogs opened the 2017 JD Bank Bulldog Classic happy to be back at home Thursday night by getting back in the win column with a 5-2 win over the 4A Cecilia Bulldogs. The Dogs ended a 3-game skid following another gauntlet of a tournament at the Lake Charles Toyota event last weekend. […]

Another step forward: Dogs advance to quarterfinals for only third time in over 30 years

DONALDSONVILLE – Facing a hostile crowd and a much bigger Donaldsonville basketball team, the Jennings Bulldogs became only the third team in over 30 years to advance to the quarterfinals of the Class 3A Basketball Tournament by edging the host Tigers by a final of 67-63. The Dogs will now hit the road Friday to […]

No. 1 Florein halts Hathaway playoff run

FLORIEN – The Hathaway High School (HHS) Lady Hornets basketball squad played a viscous Florien Lady Blackcats team on Thursday at the Florien gymnasium. The Lady Blackcats took over the second half of the game, leaving the Lady Hornets to capitulate to their foes 72-54. “I came in knowing it was going to be a […]

KKKKKKKKKKamran: Richard hurls 3-hitter to guide Dogs to opening night win

Baseball fans were treated to an old fashioned pitcher’s duel Tuesday night at Bulldog Diamond, as Jennings senior Kamran Richard twirled a 3-hit shutout to lift the Bulldogs to a 1-0 season-opening win over Eunice High School. The southpaw scattered 3 hits to the Bobcats over 7 innings of work, but fanned 10 Eunice hitters […]

The Next Step: Hounds ready to build on past two seasons

WELSH – On Feb. 20, the Welsh Greyhounds will open up baseball season at home versus East Beauregard. They are hoping to build off some promising preseason results, going toe-to-toe with Jennings in a scrimmage, and outscoring both Iota and Rosepine in two other preseason skirmishes. Head Coach Rusty Williams said he is very optimistic […]

Long range domination: Dogs bury 16 trifectas in blowout of Iota

Hornets, Lady Hornets relishing district titles

HATHAWAY – It’s taken over 40 years, but the Hathaway High School Hornets and Lady Hornets are kings and queens of district 6-B basketball, and the community, school and students couldn’t be more excited. The Hornets knocked off Episcopal School of Acadiana 42-40 on Tuesday to wrap up their title in thrilling fashion, while the […]

Hornets claim district title with 42-40 win over ESA

HATHAWAY – Just as dramatic as last weekends Super Bowl, the Hathaway High School (HHS) boys’ basketball team wore the crown of victory Tuesday night at the Charles F. Groth Gymnasium ending the game heroically and claiming the District 6-B Title. The Hornets made history in a match against Episcopal School of Acadiana (ESA) with […]

St. Louis outlasts Lady Dogs 54-41

LAKE CHARLES – After knocking off 3A No. 1 South Beauregard, the Jennings Lady Dogs fell on the road to the St. Louis Lady Saints by a final of 54-41. The loss drops Jennings to 19-7 overall, 3-5 in league play. St. Louis was able to improve to 14-12 overall, 5-3 in 4-3A action. Leading […]

LA sweeps pair from visiting Vinton

LAKE ARTHUR – The Lake Arthur Tigers and Lady Tigers welcomed Vinton to Wilbert “Nooky” Moore gymnasium Friday night for a couple of District 4-2A matchups. The Lady Tigers started strong and put it on cruise control to capture a 76-16 victory, while the Tigers made key shots in the final seconds of the game […]

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