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Hornets improve to 19-1 with thrashing of Fairview

HATHAWAY – The Hathaway High School (HHS) boys basketball team hit the nail on the head against Fairview Tuesday night at Charles F. Groth Gymnasium. The Hornets overtook the Panthers 63-42. Hornets: 63, Panthers: 42 The Hornets (19-1) kept Fairview grounded throughout the game, keeping their lead up and their defense strong. The game seemed […]

Dogs back in win column

LEROY – After opening the North Vermillion High School (NVHS) Tournament with a loss to Rayne on Tuesday, the Jennings Bulldogs rebounded nicely with a 65-56 win over the Kaplan Pirates last night. With the win, the Dogs moved to 7-6, and stopped a two-game losing skid. Jennings will return to action tonight when battle […]

Lady Indians open district with spanking of Oberlin

ELTON- The Elton Lady Indians opened their district schedule by defeating the Oberlin Lady Tigers on the road by a final of 59-24. The latest win for the Lady Indians now puts their season record at 11-3, 1-0 in district 4-1A play. The Lady Indians opened the game with high energy, and a pair of […]

Notre Dame knocks off Welsh ladies 64-34

CROWLEY – The Welsh Lady Hounds played their second game of the Notre Dame Tournament last night, and dropped a 64-34 decision to Notre Dame. The Lady Hounds opened the tournament with a 44-35 win over Westminster Christian on Tuesday. The Lady Hounds will be back in action tonight at Welsh High School, where they […]

Etienne picks up LSU offer

Jennings High School senior running back Travis Etienne Jr. finally got the call from LSU Tuesday morning with an official scholarship offer to play for the Tigers. Etienne, who holds offers from almost every school in the Southeastern Conference, and is rated as a 4-star running back by 247 Sports and Following the recent […]

Tigers sweep two on first day of tournament

LAKE ARTHUR – The Lake Arthur Tigers (LAHS) picked up a pair of wins on the opening day of the 2016 Rumble in the Jungle Basketball Tournament being held at LAHS. The Tigers beat Iota in their morning opener by a final of 64-50, then knocked off South Cameron 55-40 in the nightcap. Lake Arthur: […]

Baker senior pours in 38 in win, Woods has big night for Dogs

Baker High School’s Dexter Dennis was a one-man wrecking crew here Wednesday night, as he guided the Buffaloes to an 86-79 win over the Jennings Bulldogs in the final contest of the Bulldog Christmas Bash. Dennis poured in a game high 38 points and yanked down 16 rebounds to help Baker pull away from Jennings […]

Welsh sweeps pair from Bell City

WELSH – The Welsh High School (WHS) basketball teams claimed a pair of wins over visiting Bell City last night at Greyhound Gymnasium. The Lady Hounds took down the Lady Bruins in a low-scoring affair by a final of 31-25, while the Hounds roared past the Bruins by a final of 73-52. Lady Hounds: 31, […]

Dogs throttle Kaplan: ‘Big Three’ combine for 62 points

The Jennings Bulldogs (JHS) came out firing on all cylinders Tuesday night, taking down No. 2 Kaplan by a final of 78-57 on the opening night of the Bulldog Christmas Bash being held at the school. With the win, Jennings improves to 6-4 on the season, while Kaplan fell to 9-3. The “Big Three” for […]

Hornets outlast Northside Christian 65-54

CROWLEY – The Hathaway High School (HHS) boys’ basketball squad swept Northside Christian High School (NCS) off their feet Tuesday during a hard-fought game at the NCS gymnasium. The Hornets overthrew the Warriors 65-54. Hornets: 65, Warriors: 54 The Hornets hit the bull’s-eye against the Warriors in an epic showdown, claiming the win with a […]

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