Two days of high school bowling playoffs get under way at 10:30 a.m. Monday at AMF All-Star Lanes in Kenner with the top half of the 32-team Boys/Coed division.
The second of back-to-back games that are played the afternoon after a night game can be more difficult that a doubleheader for a baseball team
WATSON — Live Oak sought a come-from-behind win in a nondistrict game against visiting Teurlings Catholic Friday night. Instead, TCHS relief pitcher Braxton Gallet prevailed.
Lafayette High baseball coach Sam Taulli joked he may only have “a few” minutes to talk to a couple reporters who approached him after Friday’s 5-3 win over District 3-5A foe Sam Houston.
If winning in an ultra-competitive league necessitates aggressiveness, Comeaux baseball coach Jeramie Broussard was at least going to give his team a chance to strike while the iron was hot in Thursday’s 3-2 victory over District 3-5A rival Sulphur.
It can be hard enough to win games in a sport known for its unpredictability. And when you play a competitive nondistrict schedule, like the Breaux Bridge High School baseball program often does, the idea of going undefeated doesn’t seem feasible.
No one can accuse Acadiana High School softball coach Kevin Smith of being unrealistic. Because when you start as many as four freshmen, like the Rams did during Tuesday’s 12-8 win against district-rival Comeaux, it’s not always going to look pretty.
The 64 team-field for the NCAA Woen's Basketball Tournament was announced Monday. Here is a look at the players from Louisiana listed on rosters of team's in this year's tournament. The first is players listed alphabetically. The second is players…
Rick Hutson is stepping down as football coach at New Iberia Senior High at the end of the school year to become the football coach and athletic director at Highland Baptist, he told The Acadiana Advocate on Monday morning.
The 68 team-field for the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament was announced Sunday. Here is a look (alphabetlically, then by college) of the players from Louisiana listed on rosters of team's in this year's tournament.
ALEXANDRIA — Dutchtown senior Hayden Willis came to the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Boy’s State Powerlifting Meet hoping to win a medal and set a new record. He ended up making history.
ALEXANDRIA — After a near-miss in 2018, Sacred Heart of Ville Platte senior Wesley Launey had one last shot at being one of the best lifters in the state.
BOSSIER CITY — A desperation 3-pointer by Rayville’s Mylik Wilson bounced off the side of the rim as the final buzzer sounded, allowing the West to escape the East with a 102-100 victory in Saturday’s Louisiana High School Coaches Association All-…
ALEXANDRIA — Lutcher captured its 13th girls state powerlifting crown while Port Allen successfully defended its state title and Ascension Catholic earned its fifth straight title in the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Powerlifting meet Friday at Rapide…
ALEXANDRIA — Abbeville High School junior Chuck Shuford set three state records as he helped the Wildcats capture a share of the Division III boys state powerlifting championship Thursday at the Rapides Parish Coliseum.
Teurlings Catholic baseball coach Mike Thibodeaux doesn’t like the phrase “small ball” to describe the brand of baseball the Rebels play. He prefers the words “team” or “smart” to go in front of the word “ball.”
LAKE CHARLES — Danny Broussard, St. Thomas More’s affable boys basketball coach, is never truly at a loss for words, but this question may have the Hall of Famer stumped for a while.
LAKE CHARLES — Breaux Bridge senior point guard Seth Alexander, the soft-spoken leader of a Tigers team that defied history and expectation, had a parting shot for reporters in the Burton Coliseum interview room late Friday night.
LAKE CHARLES — When the 2018-19 Lafayette Christian Knights lifted the Division IV state boys basketball championship trophy after subduing Hamilton Christian 56-51 Friday at Burton Coliseum in Lake Charles, there was a special sense of accomplishment.
Ultimately, Lafayette Christian boys basketball coach Errol Rogers was and is hoping his two-time defending champion Knights are able to “do what what we’re supposed to do” at the state tournament in Lake Charles, he said after LCA’s quarterfinal …
LAKE CHARLES — You don’t make it to seven state championship games in 14 trips to the big event without an ability to adapt.
It wasn’t so much a question as it was a statement to Breaux Bridge boys basketball coach Chad Pourciau during the Tigers’ postgame interview session late Tuesday night at the Burton Coliseum.
It may not seem like the cliché applies when you’re playing for a state championship, but it’s hard to blame North Central boys basketball coach Apphia Jordan for maintaining the “one game at a time” mentality.
LAKE CHARLES — You can’t expect to win them all, even when your defense is at its best, but St. Thomas More boys basketball coach Danny Broussard has had a benchmark in mind all season when it comes to points allowed.
LAKE CHARLES — If the Breaux Bridge boys basketball team was going to do something it had never done — advance to the state championship game — it would be fitting to win with its calling card: defense.
LAKE CHARLES — Lafayette Christian basketball coach Errol Rogers raised his right hand and dropped down into a half split on the Burton Coliseum floor.
When St. Thomas More boys basketball coach Danny Broussard looks at the University High team his fourth-seeded Cougars will play in the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA Boys Basketball Tournament for the second straight year, he sees somewhat of a reflec…
Tuesday's match-ups; Division V: (2) Crescent City (24-13) vs. (3) Runnels (31-14), Division V: (1) Jehovah-Jireh (35-6) vs. (4) Northside Christian (23-12), Division IV: (2) Central Catholic (22-9) vs. (3) Hamilton Christian (26-8), Division IV: …
Breaux Bridge boys basketball coach Chad Pourciau isn’t too prideful to admit that his team found ways prove him wrong during third-seeded Breaux Bridge’s thrilling Class 4A quarterfinal victory against sixth-seeded Westgate.
The Carencro boys basketball team had at least one obvious advantage over No. 20 Livonia in their Class 4A quarterfinal Friday, which the Bears won by 18, and Carencro coach Christopher Kovatch made sure to remind his team of it.