106: 1. Evan Frost, Holy Cross 2. Sam Dreuil, Jesuit, 3. Glenn Price, Shaw.
Competing in a large wrestling tournament can have its disadvantages. But for those looking to find out who the top wrestlers are in all three LHSAA divisions, the 46th Louisiana Classic is the place to be.
Executive director Eddie Bonine wants to “pump the brakes” on the amendments to the rules governing select-school members and their playoffs. And Bonine is planning to make his case at next week’s LHSAA convention.
Former Baker High School and LSU star Billy Brown will be posthumously inducted into the National High School Track and Field Hall of Fame, according to an LSU news release.
Two of January’s top high school events, the Louisiana Classic Invitational wrestling tournament and the LSU Indoor Qualifier track meet, are set for this weekend.
Runnels senior guard Cade Tate is a small guy with a big shot. The 5-foot-8 Tate scored a game-high 42 points that included 12 3-pointers in the Raiders’ 88-61 victory over Alexandria-based Bolton Friday night.
VHS tapes, typewriters and rotary telephones are pretty much obsolete, unless you collect them. Will district play for LHSAA sports join a list of nonessential items within a few years and end schools’ collections of a traditional title?
Jehovah-Jireh abandoned a key portion of its game plan. The Warriors did not drive to the basket enough to please their coach.
First-year Denham Springs High girls basketball coach Blake Zito was perplexed. A guidance counselor wanted to know what to do with a new student early last fall.
Parkview Baptist boys soccer coach Roger Charcap can list technical changes. Tripp Gautreaux and Ryan Cunningham provide a blunt assessment.
Former Catholic High baseball player Jeff Schexnaider is one of six coaches being inducted into the Louisiana Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Schexnaider was the head coach at West Monroe and the University of Louisiana at Monroe.
Building relationships with players is a significant part of coaching. Jehovah-Jireh basketball coach Dirk Ricks says scheduling is about relationships, too.
Barry Whittington celebrated East Ascension’s 75-55 boys basketball victory over Hahnville on Tuesday night much like any other win, not knowing it would be his last game as the Spartans’ head coach.
Madison Prep was looking to snap a two-game losing streak Tuesday night when it hosted Walker for a matchup between programs that won state titles in different classifications last season.
Finding it hard to figure out just who the top boys basketball teams are? You are not alone. A group of teams are bunched together at the top.
For Daniel Luquet, there was a bottom line on his job status, one that had nothing to do with Woodlawn High’s football record.
Zachary quarterback Keilon Brown will be on the opposite sideline as East Ascension coach Darnell Lee in their teams' 2019 season opener.
The second semester starts for most local high school students Monday. There is no time for post-holiday blues for winter students teams and their athletes.
Sometimes winning — and lots of it — can be hard. Just ask the 2015-16 Golden State Warriors and the 2007 New England Patriots. You’ll understand when you see the vacant spots in their trophy cases.
It seems like everyone hosts a tournament/holiday basketball event these days. The Sue Gunter Alumni Classic set for Saturday at University High is rare because it will be a girls basketball original.
St. Thomas More quarterback Caleb Holstein and Warren Easton defensive back Jahmal Sam lost their bids to win LHSAA state football titles last month. That did not prevent either player from notable postseason honors.
BRUSLY — Freshman D’Andre Johnson is small in stature at 5-foot-4, but in his coming-out party he came up big to lead Donaldsonville to a 75-60 boys basketball victory over host Brusly on Wednesday night.
Minutes after his team wrapped up the East Baton Rouge-Bob Pettit/Coca-Cola tournament title Saturday night, Scotlandville High boys basketball coach Carlos Sample launched into a familiar refrain.
University High football coach Chad Mahaffey gets a reminder of how good running back Mike Hollins is every time he puts together season highlights.
Hard to believe 2018 is almost over. Of course, time goes by quickly when you cover high school sports in Baton Rouge.
The Dunham School’s Derek Stingley Jr. has always focused more on the final result than the statistics compiled along the way.
The phrase “If it Feels Good, Do it” was part of pop culture decades before the Canadian band Sloan turned into a hit song in 2001.
Eldred Jackson stepped into the Madison Prep lineup Friday night and turned in a double-double as the Chargers defeated Westbury Christian of Houston 71-61 at the Madison Prep Holiday Classic.
Top-seeded Scotlandville remained undefeated with a 84-53 quarterfinal victory over No. 8 McKinley in the last quarterfinal at the EBR-Bob Pettit/Coca-Cola boys basketball tournament Thursday night.
After watching his team build a large halftime lead, Catholic High coach Mark Cascio wanted the Bears to prove they wouldn’t let up in the second half of their game against Runnels.
District 6-1A was well represented in the Division IV and Class 1A football playoffs and that is displayed on the Louisiana Sports Writers Association’s Class 1A All-State team that includes players from both playoff groups.
Woodlawn did some good things in the first half. The 11th-seeded Panthers led by 10 points and appeared to be on their way to an upset on the first day of the East Baton Rouge-Bob Pettit/Coca-Cola boys basketball tournament.
There is no way the Bayou Classic and the EBR-Bob Pettit/Coca-Cola boys basketball tournament could have anything in common — right?
Scotlandville finds itself cast in a familiar role as the top seed for the East Baton Rouge Parish-Bob Pettit/Coca-Cola boys basketball tournament.
No drama emerged from a passionate appeal on behalf of three Walker High girls basketball players who had one-year LHSAA suspensions rescinded last week.
There were two constants for Zachary High when it visited Tara for a nondistrict basketball contest Tuesday night — hot shooting and lots of turnovers.
Broadmoor’s Jabril Powell hit a free throw with 38.6 seconds left and grabbed a defensive rebound in the closing seconds as the host Bucs edged Glen Oaks 56-55 in boys basketball action Tuesday.
The NCAA toyed with the idea of a football early-signing period for several years before instituting it last December. Are colleges now toying with the futures of players and high school teams because of it?
Broadmoor High School's boys basketball team hopes add to its nine-game winning streak but the Bucs know it won't be easy as they host traditional power Glen Oaks at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
They could be two of the top teams in Class 3A by the time the season ends in March. Madison Prep won a battle of endurance Saturday night.
DENHAM SPRINGS — The Broadmoor Buccaneers defeated the host Denham Springs Yellow Jackets 50-42 Saturday in the physical final game of the Grady Hornsby tournament.